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People have complained, rightfully so, over the vast amount of fandom inspired references shown in the trailers so far for “Ready Player One,” particularly from Amblin products. After all, I don’t how much more of  the 1980s being sho…

With “The Post” out of the way, Steven Spielberg isn’t taking a break, as he gets ready to release “Ready Player One” in the spring. And the latest look at the movie offers more explanation of the virtual world and the story surroundi…

If you’ve been a struggling actor, director, writer or creative in Hollywood it’s easy to give up. It’s easy to say, “Well, I tired for a couple of years, but it’s time to try something else even though I really don’…

BEVERLY HILLS – Joe Wright’s “Darkest Hour” may have begun its awards season journey at Telluride, but there have been a ton of other stops along the way including Toronto and a special screening in Washington, D.C. The WWII drama fin…

Ben Mendelsohn makes everything better, and he’s just as happy appearing in a blockbuster as taking some time to make an indie movie. The months ahead will see him in a variety of projects, ranging from Joe Wright‘s Oscar contending “…

As the scandal continues to unfold around Harvey Weinstein, “Una” is an eerily timely drama about the collision of sex and power. And today we have have an exclusive clip from the explosive film. Starring Rooney Mara, Ben Mendelsohn, and Ri…

In the 2002 BBC poll ranking the 100 greatest Britons, one man beat out the likes of Charles Darwin, Sir Isaac Newton, Stephen Hawking, and, really, every other Briton ever. The gentleman atop that list was the incredibly-quotable, cigar-inhaling Prime Minister, Sir Winston Churchill. While he is remembered as a wildly-popular leader who refused to yield to one of history’s greatest villains, Churchill’s journey to becoming the greatest Briton began in a crucible of public confusion and political subversion, all while the threat of a Nazi invasion loomed. Continue reading ‘Darkest Hour’ Trailer: Gary Oldman Goes For Oscar Gold As Winston Churchill at The Playlist.

With “Mary Magdalene” pushed to 2018, it means we’re going to have to wait for the next high profile Rooney Mara movie. However, fans of the actress will have something to look forward to this fall with “Una.” The small scale drama hit festivals last fall, but didn’t quite make a big splash. Nonetheless, there’s still enough of a ripple that we’re intrigued to see the film that pits Mara against Ben Mendelsohn. Continue reading ‘Una’ Trailer: Rooney Mara Tracks Down Ben Mendelsohn at The Playlist.