ALEC BALDWIN

Alec Baldwin, Neil Patrick Harris, And Jason Sudeikis Added To ‘Downsizing’ Cast

The list of actors besides Matt Damon and Reese Witherspoon being de-biggened... grows.

REESE WITHERSPOON

Alexander Payne And Matt Damon’s Sci-Fi Satire ‘Downsizing’ Adds Reese Witherspoon

The 'Wild' star re-teams with her 'Election' director and agrees to shrink herself.

matt damon

Matt Damon Will Star In Alexander Payne’s Social Satire ‘Downsizing’

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Matt Damon signs on for an old-school social satire, 'Downsizing.'

#Fascinating Facts

The Wine Was Fake In ‘Sideways’ And Other Things You Might Not Know About The Film Ten Years Later

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Feel free to enjoy these movie facts with a glass of wine, but it better not be any f*cking Merlot!

#FILMDRUNK REVIEWS

‘Nebraska’ Review: Why is This Funny Movie Trying to Give Me Seasonal Affective Disorder?

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Stripmalltown, Anywheresville is always being unilaterally celebrated or ridiculed in pop culture, when, for those of us who were born there, it's never quite that simple.

#TRAILERS

Trailer for Nebraska, Alexander Payne’s black & white lottery epic starring Macgruber

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Alexander Payne directed Election, one of the best comedies of all time, as well as Sideways, About Schmidt, and The Descendants, not to mention producing the criminally underseen Cedar Rapids.

SAD NEWS

Jack Nicholson reportedly retires from acting due to memory loss

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Well this is probably the crappiest non-world politics news you'll read all day.

#TRAILERS

Trailer: Clooney’s family got drama, yo

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Fox Searchlight just released the first trailer for The Descendants, starring George Clooney, in the kind of quirky-but-heartfelt, non-traditional family dramedy you're probably f*cking sick of seeing Fox Searchlight make.

TRIVIA

Watch the original ending of Election

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Alexander Payne's Election came out in 1999 and I don't think it's too hyperbolic to call it one of the best comedies of all time (people were still talking about it in 2008, when it provided a pretty dead-on metaphor for the Hillary Clinton-Barack Obama primary race).

#reviews

Repost: Review of Cedar Rapids

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I'm reposting the review of Cedar Rapids I originally wrote at Sundance, now that it's in theaters (at least in these cities).

PHIL JOHNSTON

ED HELMS IS GOING TO CEDAR RAPIDS

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Well this sounds like it might be cool.

thomas jane

A TV SHOW ABOUT A MAN WITH A BIG PENIS

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“Hung” is a new show premiering on June 28th that stars Thomas Jane as a high school teacher with a big penis.


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