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Les Miserables cast photos by Annie Leibovitz

Tom Hooper's adaptation of Les Miserables is just over a month away. To help build the hype, noted photographer Annie Leibovitz took a number of stunning cast photos for Vogue. They're much better than the chintzy Disney pics she did last y...

 
 
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Sacha Baron Cohen planning spy parody for Paramount

Sacha Baron Cohen has reportedly pitched a project that he and Phil Johnston have been working on to Paramount Studios, and they must have liked what they heard because word is they shelled out some serious cash to buy it. The material deve...

 
 
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The Dictator features an Anchorman 2 preview

Conspicuously unfunny-looking The Dictator had some uncredited script work done by Adam McKay, writer and director of Anchorman and its forthcoming sequel. McKay tweeted that there is a treat for audiences preceding the film, whic...

 
 
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Be ambivalent with me about opening of The Dictator

Much like the rest of the marketing campaign for The Dictator, this short clip, the opening of the film, leaves me cold and wondering if Sacha Baron Cohen's schtick has lost its flavor. Granted, I enjoyed the bit where confusion is rampant...

 
 
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Dictator (Sacha Baron Cohen) ousted by The Academy

Sacha Baron Cohen wanted to show up to The Oscars dressed as General Aladeen, the character from his new film The Dictator. He planned to change into a tux for the actual show. The Academy caught wind of this and acted with an iron fist. Th...

 
 
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Hot dictator on dictator action: Aladeen on Kim Jong-il

Last week we gave you the trailer for The Dictator, the latest from Sacha Baron Cohen. In it he plays General Admiral Alladeen, a dictator from the Republic Of Wadiya. (I wonder if it neighbors Freedonia.) With the passing of North Kor...

 
 
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Trailer: The Dictator

In The Dictator, Sacha Baron Cohen's newest venture, he plays a presumably Middle-Eastern dictator who comes to America for the first time - Arabic gibberish and jokes ensue. Apparently the other half of the movie will be about a Middle-Ea...

 
 
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First photo of Sacha Baron Cohen as The Dictator

The first photo from Sacha Baron Cohen's The Dictator has leaked online, and it seems to sustain all the irony and silliness that is a Sacha Baron Cohen/Larry Charles collaboration (Borat, Bruno). I mean, look at that star spangled jumpsuit...

 
 




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The Snowman"When you try your best but you don't succeed"

 

Wonderstruck"When the might of artifice meets the disappointing limitations of realism"

 

The Foreigner"Jackie Chan has a certain set of skills, too"

 

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)"Damaged people, decent people, dysfunctional families"

 

NYFF Lady Bird"Fly, birdy, fly"

 

The Mountain Between Us"Why didn't they eat the dog?"

 

My Little Pony: The Movie"Straight to the glue factory"

 

Blade Runner 2049"Does Hollywood dream of electric reboots?"

 

Cult of Chucky"Don't cults require followers?"

 

NYFF Zama"Strange and without category, Lucrecia Martel's return to filmmaking is the best and most idiosyncratic movie of 2017"

 

Jeepers Creepers 3"Where does he get those wonderful toys?"

 

Battle of the Sexes"A back and forth volley never settling on a tone"

 

NYFF Thelma"Everything you need and more"

 

American Made"Sex, drugs, and Tom Cruise"

 

NYFF Last Flag Flying"Richard Linklater standing at attention, but not at ease or at rest"

 

Preacher (Season 2)"Adapting the unadaptable"

 

Mother!"Mother of god this is pretentious"

 

American Assassin"American Ass"

 

It"Stephen King's scariest adaptation to date"

 

Good Time"Robert Pattinson: Vampire, no more"

 

Logan Lucky"No relation to Wolverine"

 

The Defenders (Season 1)"Masters of karate and friendship "