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Amy Adams' Janis Joplin Biopic Gets a 'Wild' Director

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by Britt Hayes 5 days ago
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The Janis Joplin biopic starring Amy Adams is still alive and very much kicking: the currently titled and long-gestating ‘Get It While You Can’ was previously set to be directed by Lee Daniels (of ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’), but it looks like Daniels has been replaced by Jean-Marc Vallee, director of ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ and the upcoming film ‘Wild.’

‘SNL’ Sets James Franco, Martin Freeman and Amy Adams as December Hosts

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 6 days ago
Dimitrios Kambouris / Mark Davis / Jason Merritt, Getty Images
‘SNL’ scored a major win this past weekend with ‘The Hunger Games’ star Woody Harrelson’s return hosting gig, and we’re keeping positive for Cameron Diaz this coming Saturday, but what of the final 2014 slots? Get ready for ‘SNL’ December, with James Franco, Martin Freeman and Amy Adams all taking turns as host! Also, Nicki Minaj and One Direction. If that’s your thing.

'Big Eyes' Trailer: Tim Burton Opens the Windows to Amy Adams' Soul

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by Nick Romano September 19, 2014 09:45 AM
The Weinstein Co.
The first footage of director Tim Burton's biopic of artist Margaret Keane has arrived with the 'Big Eyes' trailer, which first premiered on Yahoo Movies. As the Oscar race continues to heat up and more films reveal footage to the public, could Amy Adams' leading performance earn her more awards attention?

Superman and Lois Lane Take the Ice Bucket Challenge on the 'Batman vs. Superman' Set

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by Jacob Hall August 26, 2014 12:58 PM
Just when you think you're officially over the whole ALS Ice Bucket Challenge thing, Amy Adams and Henry Cavill go ahead and do one from the set of 'Batman vs. Superman.' And they do it in costume, too. Yes, this may be your one and only opportunity to watch people pour buckets of ice water on Superman's head.

'Enchanted 2' Is Officially Happening

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by Britt Hayes July 01, 2014 06:27 PM
Disney
It's been seven years since Disney's 'Enchanted' charmed its way into our hearts, and now the film is finally getting a happily ever after with a sequel. 'Enchanted 2' is moving ahead with writers and a director and everything. But will Amy Adams return to reprise her role as Giselle? We can't picture a sequel without her!

'True Detective' Season 2: OK, Seriously, Here's Who We Really Think Should Star

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 21, 2014 03:33 PM
HBO
HBO's ‘True Detective’ has neither completed the course of its eight-episode run, nor has that Nic Pizzolato-scripted series even officially attained a season 2 renewal, but recently the internet has been abuzz with #TrueDetectiveSeason2 casting choices, both real and fake. The meme may have run its course, but we decided to take a serious approach to pool Hollywood A-list talent we’d like to see in ‘True Detective’ season 2!

Amy Adams Wins Best Actress, Comedy at the 2014 Golden Globes

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by Britt Hayes January 12, 2014 08:21 PM
Sony
Amy Adams has just taken home the Best Actress in a musical or comedy film statue at the 2014 Golden Globe awards for her performance in 'American Hustle,' announced on Sunday, January 12, during the ceremony hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Adams' win comes on the heels of co-star Jennifer Lawrence taking home a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in 'American Hustle' as well.

Reel Women: Our Favorite Female-Driven Films and Performances of 2013

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by Britt Hayes December 27, 2013 11:36 AM
Sony/IFC Films/Sundance Selects
It's that time of the year: time for top 10 lists, time to start gearing up for awards season, and picking the contenders and ensuring we shout their names in all caps from behind our laptops, and a time for critics to champion our favorite movies and performances -- which is why I think it's time to take a look back at my favorite female-centric (and gender politic-centric) films and female performances of 2013.

'American Hustle' Interviews: Talking With Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner

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by ScreenCrush Staff December 20, 2013 03:26 PM
Sony Pictures
Critics may debate whether 'American Hustle' is good or great (and they are), but one thing even the toughest critic of David O. Russell's 70s crime epic can agree on: the performances are outstanding. Across the board, the likes of Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Jeremy Renner and even Louis CK deliver some of their best work; work that is sure to be recognized this Oscar season.

'American Hustle' Review

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by Jordan Hoffman December 04, 2013 10:50 AM
Sony Pictures
There is so much hair in 'American Hustle.'
Christian Bale's disastrous comb-over/rug combo basically opens the film with a wordless monologue. Beneath that unnatural mop is the sharp mind of Irving Rosenfeld, a “from the feet up” con man making the leap from running legit (but boring) dry cleaning businesses to grifting down-on-their-luck rubes on bad bank loans. His operation starts taking off when he hooks up with Amy Adams, a natural businesswoman looking to reinvent herself. She does this with a name change, a phony British accent and, later in the film, by frizzing her hair out to preposterous proportions.