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Anastasia Steele Meets The Family In The Golden Globes Trailer For ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’

Duringlastnight’sbroadcastoftheGoldenGlobesceremony,youmighthavenoticedthatthescreenonyourTVgotalittlefoggyandmaybeevensweaty.That’sbecausethenewesttrailerforFiftyShadesofGrey,themoviethatstartedoutaseroticTwilightmessageboardfanfictionandbecameabestsellingbookseries,showeduswhatitlookslikewhenthebillionaireplayboyfinallybringshissexualslavehometomeethissuperwealthyfamily.

‘Act Of Killing’ Director Josh Oppenheimer Names 8 Landmark Nonfiction Films

ActofKilling,fromdirectorJoshOppenheimer(aboveleft),isprobablyoneofthebestdocumentariesofalltime.OppenheimerwonaMacArthurGeniusGrant forhisworklastyearaswellasaGrandJuryPrizeatVeniceforhisActofKillingfollow-up,TheLookofSilence.Which,incredibly,Istillhavenotseen.

Comments Of The Week: The Josh Gad Movie Game, And Steven Seagal Bond Movies

CommentsoftheWeekisback,andI’mgivingawayFilmDrunkshirts(BUYYOURSHERE)toeachweek’swinner.Wedon’thaveanupvotingfunctionyet,sointhemeantime,you’llhavetobookmarkthispostandpasteyourfavoritecommentsinthecommentssectionfromwhichI’llchooseeachweek’swinner.Gotit?

The ‘Entourage’ Movie Shot Last-Minute Footage At The Golden Globes Last Night

The2015GoldenGlobeswerenotableforanumberofreasons,mostofwhichwe’vealreadycoveredinexhaustivedetail.Butbeforeweclosethebookonthemforgood,thereisatleastonemoreissueweneedtobringtoyourattention,becauseitraisesaveryimportantquestion.ISSUE:TheupcomingEntouragemoviewasfilminglastminutefootageattheceremony,mostnotablyontheRedCarpetbeforethefestivitiesstarted.

Read Taylor Negron’s Essay About Fame, Doing Fake Cocaine, And Rodney Dangerfield

Asyoumayhavealreadyheard,characteractorandcomedianTaylorNegrondied overtheweekend.Hewasoneofthoseguyswhoalwaysseemedtoturnupinunexpectedplacesandmakewhateverhewasinalittlebetter,definitelyalittlestranger.TheroleofhisthatfirstcomestomindisMiloinTheLastBoyScout,butthatprobablysaysmoreaboutmethanhim.

Weekend Box Office: Tak3n Earns $40 Million, The Second Biggest January Opening Ever

Januaryisfamouslyknownas“dumpmonth”inthemoviebusiness,aplacewherebadmoviesgotobequicklyforgotten.ButifJanuaryisamonthforbadmovies,LiamNeesonisthebestatbadmovies,and Taken3waskingofthetrashheapthisweekend,grossing$40.4millionandbecomingthesecond-biggestJanuaryopeningofalltime.

Review: Ava DuVernay’s ‘Selma’ Eats Spielberg’s Lunch

I’mconvincedSelmaisthemovieSpielberghasbeentryingtomakethesepastfewyears–asmart,beautifullyexecuted,relevant,unabashedlypopcrowdpleaserthatelucidatesahistoricaleventwedidn’ttrulyunderstand,evenifwethoughtwedid.Actualinsight,fromabiopic!It’sanawardsseasonmiracle.Truthfully,Ialmostdidn’tevenwanttoseeit.

A Christian Retail Chain Is Getting Into The Faith-Based Film Biz With ’90 Minutes In Heaven’

It’sdoubtfulthatthefaith-basedfilmindustrycankeepexpandingatitscurrentpacemuchlonger,nowthatthemarket’sbeentappedmoretimesthanyoursister,buttheconventionalwisdomisthatthere’sstillmoneytobemade.ThelatestplayertomuscleinontheactionisFShow More Summary

‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Director James Gunn Shares His Favorite Movies Of 2014

Whileanyfilmcriticcansharehisbestmoviesoftheyear,orareallyintelligent-yet-mysteriousrebelcantelluswhichmovieshethoughtsucked,it’salwaysgoodtoheartheopinionsofthepeoplewhoactuallymakemovies.Forexample,somepeoplethoughtthatGuardiansoftheGalaxywasoneofthebestmoviesof2014–itevensurprisedpeoplebymakingtheWritersGuild’sshortlist...Show More Summary

Paul Thomas Anderson Films: The Irrefutable Ranking

AllofPaulThomasAnderson’sfilmsareprettygoodintheirownway,butnuanceisforsissies.WHATISTHEBEST?WHATISTHEWORST?Yourinternetloinsthirstforquantifiables,andI’mheretoslakethem.Prepareyourself.7.HardEightIwatchedthislastnight,specificallysothatIcouldwritetwoorthreeparagraphsaboutitinaPTArankingspost(timewellspent!).

Frotcast 234: ‘Obvious Child,’ ‘Girls’ Vs. ‘Entourage’

-Listenontheplayerabove,ordownloadasanmp3here (rightclick,saveas).We’vegotthreecomediansintheFrotquartersthisweektodiscussamovieaboutacomedian,ObviousChild,alongwithBret,whohatescomedy,story,humans,andexistenceitself.AskedbyhiswifewhathewantsforChristmas,Bretanswers“Idon’twanttobe,”andsosheboughthimagiftcertificatetoasensorydeprivationtank.

This Week In Netflix And Streaming: ‘Mean Girls,’ ‘Left Behind,’ and ‘Batman and Robin’

TopNetflixStreamingoftheWeekMeanGirlsThefollowingisatruestory–Igrewupon“PartyofFive”.No,notlikeontheset,ImeanIgrewuplovingtheshowbecauseitallowedmetofeelaweek’sworthofemotionsinfivetotenminutesworthoftelevisionprogramming.

Jessica Chastain Thinks Russell Crowe Has His ‘Foot Stuck In His Mouth’

RussellCrowe,whotheworldstoppedtakingseriouslyafterheplayedCaptainCrunchinLesJizzérables(ifnotlongbefore),hassomethoughtson“theindustry”he’sin,specificallyhow“therearerolesforpeopleinalldifferentstagesoflife.”Youcanfindtherestofwhathehadtogrunthere,orskipallthatandreadwhatJessicaChastainhastosayinstead.

This Lord Of The Rings-Themed Hobbit Hole Cat Litter Box Is Pretty Perfect

I’dneverheardofBreak’s“Super-FanBuilds”YouTubeseriesbeforetoday,butasalways,aLordoftheRingslitterboxisagreatwaytogetmyattention(justasasidenote:thebuildsofmostofthesuperfansI’vecomeacrosscouldgenerouslybedescribedas“pear-shaped”).Oddlyenough,thisisn’teventhefirstHobbitHoleLitterBoxUproxxhascovered,andI’mnotevenmakingaeuphemismforyourmom’svag.

‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Is Rated R For ‘Graphic Nudity’ And ‘Unusual Behavior’

ItwashardtoimaginethatthefirstinstallmentofthebigscreenadaptationofFiftyShadesofGrey,astoryofhot,stinkybondagelovin’,wouldbeanythingbutRatedRwhenithitstheatersonValentine’sDay.Butcrazierthingshavehappened,likeTheExpendables3,amovieaShow More Summary

Celebrate Nicolas Cage’s 51st Birthday With A Ranking Of His Best Movie Hairstyles

AlotofpeopleseemtohaveforgottenthatNicolasCageisoneofthegreatestactorswhohaseverlived.It’seasytolookathisrecentbodyofworkandbeastonishedatthewayhe’sbecomeapaycheckC-lister,butthatshouldn’tmakeusallforgetthatthemanisaonce-in-a-lifetimetalent.

Josh Gad Says The Script For His ‘Twins’ Sequel Is Ready And Waiting

We’vealreadydeclared2015TheYearOfJoshGadandtheevidencecontinuestopileup.InordertopromoteTheWeddingRinger,whichopensnextweekend,theGad-meistersatforaRedditAMA wherehisbiggestfanscouldaskhimalltheburningquestions.Youknow,thingslike“HoShow More Summary

Roman Polanski Is Being Sought By Polish Prosecutors Following A New Extradition Request By The US

RomanPolanskiwasprobablythrilledthesepastfewmonthsthatBillCosbyhadPaulaPoundstoned hisownrapetroublesoutofthepublicconsciousness,butheshould’veknownitwouldn’tlastforever.PolanskihasbeensummonedonceagainforquestioningbyprosecutorsinPShow More Summary

Finally, Here Is The Full, Human-Sized Teaser For Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’

Marvelsureseemstolovehavingfunwithuswhenitcomestoitsmovietrailers,teasers,teaserteasersandbuzzy-tease-trailing-tease-buzzers,butAnt-Manhasseemedlikeanentirelynewgameofmessingwithus.Firsttherewastheant-sizedteasertrailer andthentherewasthehuman-sizedteaser.EventheposterforAnt-Manwasmorejovial thanalloftheotherMarvelmoviestodate.

The People Of San Luis Obispo Are Way Too Excited About This Guy’s DeLorean

Nowthat2015isfinallyhere,youcanexpecttoreadplentyoftributesandthinkpiecesaboutBacktotheFuturePt.II,aswellasessaysdemandingthatpeoplestopwritingtributesandthinkpiecesaboutBacktotheFuturePt.II.That’sbecauseinthe1989filmMartyMcFly,hisgirlfriendJennifer(whowasalwayswaytoogoodforhim)andDocBrowntraveltoOctober21,2015sotheycanstopMarty’slifeandkidsfrombeinggenerallyterrible.

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