The Circle

The Internet Is Terrifying in New Trailer for Tom Hanks Thriller ‘The Circle’

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by Charles Bramesco February 9, 2017 @ 11:06 AM
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Tom Hanks and Emma Watson Are Watching Us in First Trailer for Tech Thriller ‘The Circle’

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by Erin Whitney December 6, 2016 @ 9:15 AM
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What’s more relevant right now than tech thriller about privacy and the dangers of the digital age? After the latest season of Black Mirror continued to explore the tech terrors of the not-so-distant future, James Ponsoldt’s latest film is all about how much a social media platform called The Circle can help humanity and potentially harm it.

Patton Oswalt Joins ‘The Circle’ With Tom Hanks and Emma Watson

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by Britt Hayes September 11, 2015 @ 8:12 PM
ABC
The cast for James Ponsoldt’s The Circle continues to get better and better — comedian / author / actor Patton Oswalt is the latest to join the lineup, which already includes Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, Karen Gillan and John Boyega. This group of people could sit in a literal circle and play bongos and we’d still totally watch it and find it completely compelling.

Karen Gillan Enters ‘The Circle’ With Tom Hanks and Emma Watson

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by Britt Hayes September 1, 2015 @ 7:48 PM
ABC
The cast of James Ponsoldt’s The Circle is shaping up to be a fairly exciting lineup: Tom Hanks, Emma Watson and John Boyega were previously announced for the adaptation of Dave Eggers’ novel, and now he’s gone and cast your favorite former Doctor Who companion and Guardians of the Galaxy star Karen Gillan. Ugh, this movie sounds terrible.

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Star John Boyega Joins Tom Hanks in ‘The Circle’

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by Jacob Hall August 18, 2015 @ 3:59 PM
Lucasfilm
In a few months, more people will watch John Boyega in Star Wars: The Force Awakens in its opening day than have ever watched his breakthrough performance in Attack the Block. He’s going to stop being a well-kept secret and start literally being a Movie Star overnight. So how does an actor with newfound career powers keep himself from getting stuck in a rut? Simple – you sign up to star alongside Tom Hanks in a movie directed by a very interesting filmmaker that couldn’t sound more different than a space opera.

‘The Circle’ Invites Emma Watson to Join Tom Hanks

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by Britt Hayes June 24, 2015 @ 5:51 PM
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Previously set to star Alicia Vikander alongside Tom Hanks, The Circle has been in the market for a new leading lady since Vikander’s scheduling conflicts forced her to bow out. But good news for director James Ponsoldt’s latest: Emma Watson has signed on to replace Vikander in the upcoming dramatic thriller, which she will film right after she’s done with Beauty and the Beast.

Tom Hanks Eyed for Adaptation of ‘The Circle’ From the Director of ‘The Spectacular Now’

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by Britt Hayes December 15, 2014 @ 8:16 PM
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James Ponsoldt is one of our most talented and promising new directors, following his directorial debut with 'The Spectacular Now.' And while he has a couple of other projects in the pipeline, Ponsoldt is also adapting the new Dave Eggers' novel 'The Circle,' which has attracted the eye of actor and producer Tom Hanks. It wouldn't be the first time Hanks has starred in an adaptation of a Dave Eggers novel, either.