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‘Pawn Sacrifice’ Trailer: Tobey Maguire Goes Down the Rabbit Hole of Chess

by Britt Hayes May 27, 2015 @ 5:20 PM
By now you’re likely familiar with the story of Bobby Fischer, the young chess prodigy who became the youngest chess grandmaster in history. As he grew older, Fischer began to suffer from some mental issues, which is the main focus of the new film Pawn Sacrifice. The first trailer has arrived, featuring Tobey Maguire in the role of the older Fischer, struggling to prepare for one of the biggest chess matches of his life.

I Still Like ‘Spider-Man 3,’ Even If Sam Raimi Doesn’t

by Matt Singer January 2, 2015 @ 2:14 PM
Raimi is echoing what most critics and fans have been telling him for the last seven years. ‘Spider-Man 3’ had the lowest Rotten Tomatoes rating of any film in the franchise (until this year’s ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’), and it made less money in the U.S. than either of its predecessors. For many, it represents not only the lowest-point of the Spider-Man series, but for comic-book movies as a whole; the conclusion of Raimi’s Spider-trilogy routinely ranks among the worst superhero movies ever. (See: this, and this, and this, and this, and this.) No wonder Spidey looks so sad on the ‘Spider-Man 3’ teaser poster; everyone hates his movie.

Think You Know 'Spider-Man'? Watch This Video of Webslinger Movie Facts

by Nick Romano September 25, 2014 @ 10:17 AM
There've been so many 'Spider-Man' movies, from Sam Raimi's Tobey Maguire-led trilogy to the rebooted run with Andrew Garfield, and the cinematic universe is about to expand even more with spinoffs for 'The Sinister Six,' 'Venom' and a female-led character. With such a wide breadth of movie magic, how well do you think you know our favorite webslinger? Test your knowledge with the latest installment of 'You Think You Know Movies?'

Samuel L. Jackson, Tobey Maguire and Arcade Fire Join Zach Galifianakis For a 'Between Two Ferns' Holiday Special

by Mike Sampson December 18, 2013 @ 10:36 AM
The 'Between Two Ferns' web series is one of the most consistently hilarious on the internet; the only downside being that Zach Galifianakis and crew make so few of them (the last one was back in September with guest Justin Bieber). Well, to make up for their absence, 'Between Two Ferns' is back with a jam-packed holiday special with Tobey Maguire, Samuel L. Jackson and even a musical guest, Arcade Fire.

IFC's 'The Spoils of Babylon' Trailer Is a Star-Studded Affair

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 15, 2013 @ 10:00 AM
Insane from the moment we first heard about the project, IFC's 'The Spoils of Babylon' has released yet another star-studded trailer promoting its epic miniseries drama of love, betrayal, oil and a psychotic Haley Joel Osment. Oh yes, it's that weird.

IFC's 'The Spoils of Babylon': Watch the Insane First Trailer Starring Kristen Wiig and Tobey Maguire

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 10, 2013 @ 1:15 PM
We'll be honest, we had no idea what to make of Will Ferrell's upcoming IFC miniseries 'The Spoils of Babylon,' crafting a fake soap-opera-esque narrative around such incredible star power as Kristen Wiig, Tobey Maguire, Jessica Alba and Ferrell himself, among others. Now, the first star-studded trailer for the project has emerged, and if anything, we're even more confused.

Will Ferrell's 'Spoils of Babylon' Casts Jessica Alba, Tim Robbins, Val Kilmer and More!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 3, 2013 @ 3:10 PM
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My oh my, and we thought Will Ferrell's upcoming miniseries 'The Spoils of Babylon' had enough star power between Ferrell himself, 'SNL' alum Kristen Wiig, 'The Great Gatsby''s Tobey Maguire and Haley Joel Osment. Now IFC has announced the full cast, including some new, big-name additions!

Haley Joel Osment Joins Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig and Tobey Maguire in IFC's 'The Spoils of Babylon'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 3, 2013 @ 3:30 PM
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Earlier this week we heard the surprising news that IFC's forthcoming Funny or Die miniseries 'The Spoils of Babylon' had picked up some impressive talent atop the central Will Ferrell, bringing 'SNL' vet Kristen Wiig and 'The Great Gatsby's' Tobey Maguire in to lead. Now, the production has added yet another surprising name in that of former 'Sixth Sense' star Haley Joel Osment!

'The Great Gatsby' Shows Off in Style in Seven New Clips

by Damon Houx April 30, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
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It's nearly the summer season (at least for movies), so it's surprising how quiet 'The Great Gatsby' has been in selling itself. Sure, it's going to be opening the Cannes film festival, but it's not being sold as a tentpole summer event picture. Regardless, the film has released seven new clips to get us excited.

Kristen Wiig and Tobey Maguire Join Will Ferrell IFC Miniseries 'The Spoils of Babylon'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 29, 2013 @ 9:10 PM
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IFC has continued to make a strong push into original programming, given the continued success of 'Portlandia' and the upcoming premiere of Marc Maron's self-titled 'Maron,' but its latest upcoming miniseries project has some significant star power behind it. Not only will Will Ferrell and Adam McKay produce 'The Spoils of Babylon,' but 'SNL' vet Kristen Wiig and 'The Great Gatsby' star Tobey Maguire will play leading roles! Find out about 'The Spoils of Babylon' inside!