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New 'Her' Trailer: Can Joaquin Phoenix Find Love With Siri?

by Damon Houx December 3, 2013 @ 7:23 PM
Warner Bros.
Spike Jonze's new movie 'Her' may not get Scarlett Johansson a Golden Globe, but it's definitely one of our most anticipated titles for the rest of the year. The latest trailer plays up the melancholy as Joaquin Phoenix finds joy (and possible emptiness) when he falls in love with his computer's operating system.

Exclusive: Johnny Knoxville Confirms 'Bad Grandpa 1.5' On the Way

by Mike Sampson October 21, 2013 @ 8:47 AM
Paramount Pictures
Call it, 'Worse Grandpa.'
Like they have done previously with the 'Jackass' series of films, Johnny Knoxville confirmed to us this weekend that a 'Bad Grandpa 1.5' is on the way that would be a sequel made up of parts that didn't make it into the original. And? It's going to star two Oscar-nominees.

'Her' Trailer: Joaquin Phoenix Falls in Love With a Computer

by Britt Hayes August 7, 2013 @ 1:05 PM
Warner Bros.
The first official trailer for Spike Jonze's latest film, 'Her,' looks (dare we editorialize?) fantastic. In the film, Joaquin Phoenix plays a lonely, divorced guy who falls in love with the voice of a computer -- and who wouldn't fall in love with that voice when it belong to Scarlett Johansson?!

First Look: New 'Jackass' Spinoff Movie, 'Bad Grandpa'

by Eric Walkuski July 31, 2013 @ 10:07 AM
Paramount Pictures
Do you enjoy watching old people hurt and/or embarrass themselves in public? First of all, shame on you. Second of all: good news! There's a new 'Jackass' movie coming to theaters this fall, and this one focuses solely on Johnny Knoxville's elderly character, Irving Zisman. Are you prepared for 'Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa'?

Spike Jonze's Latest Gets a Title and Synopsis

by Jacob Hall September 2, 2012 @ 9:30 AM
Can anyone top producer Megan Ellison's production company, Annapurna, when it comes to having terrific taste in filmmakers? Case in point: the Coen brothers' 'True Grit,' Paul Thomas Anderson's 'The Master,' John Hillcoat's 'Lawless,' Wong Kar-wai's 'The Grandmasters,' Kathryn Bigelow's 'Zero Dark Thirty' and Andrew Dominik's 'Killing Them Softly.' Of course, there's also the next film from the great Spike Jonze, which finally has a title and an official synopsis.

Watch the Maurice Sendak Documentary Produced by Adam Yauch

by Mike Sampson May 8, 2012 @ 8:53 AM
It's not unusual to have two talented and famous people die in the same week: it's the old "death in threes" theory. But what is unusual is to have two people die in a week who very recently collaborated. Sadly, such is the case this week as the world lost the considerable talents of both author Maurice Sendak and rapper/producer Adam "MCA" Yauch.
At first glance they wouldn't seem to have much in common, but just a few years ago, Yauch produced a documentary on the life and works of Sendak and you can watch that collaboration online right now.

Rooney Mara to Join Spike Jonze's Next Film

by Britt Hayes April 25, 2012 @ 2:44 PM
Jason Merritt, Getty Images
Rooney Mara is a busy lady these days. After her star-making turns in David Fincher's 'The Social Network' and 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,' the young actress has been making the rounds -- first joining Ryan Gosling in Terrence Malick's 'Lawless' (not to be confused with John Hillcoat's film of the same name), and now she's in talks to join the new feature from Spike Jonze.