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'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Trailer: Mutant Time Travel

Mutants can travel through time and manipulate the past now. Take that, regular humans!

That's the brand new layer Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" installment intends to add to the "X" universe  this go-round, and if this first trailer for the pic is any indication it's going to be a deep and dramatic little effort indeed. Get More »

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Oscar-Nominated Kids Who Tried to Become Adult Stars

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"The Host" hits theaters this week, and for many fans it's a chance to see whether the popular Stephanie Meyer novel can become a pop culture phenomenon like "The Twilight Saga" did before it.

But for other film buffs, "The Host" represents something else: The continuing development of star Saoirse Ronan, who famously earned an Oscar nomination for 2007's "Atonement" at the age of 13. Will "The Host" finally turn her into an A-lister and ensure that she avoids the child star curse ... or will she become the latest of Oscar's children to experience their biggest career highlight before being legally able to drive? Get More »

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Casting Roundup: Theron, Chastain and Farrell Get the Gigs

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All of the week's hot casting news in one fell swoop ...

• Seth MacFarlane has scored quite the cowgirl! The "Ted" funnyman has rounded up the gorgeous (and quite funny herself) Charlize Theron to star in his new film, "A Million Ways to Die in the West," a self-described "Blazing Saddles"-type comedy about a sheepish farmer who chickens out of a gunfight and sees his girlfriend leave him. [Heat Vision]

Colin Farrell and Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain are going classical with "Miss Julie," director Liv Ullmann's take on August Strindberg's 19th-century stage play about the sexually-charged battle of wills between a wealthy socialite and one of her head servants, with the servant's fiancee popping up every now and then to make things even more interesting. Samantha Morton is also set to star. [The Hollywood Reporter] Get More »

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Mutie Alert: Ellen Page and Anna Paquin Returning For 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

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The upcoming prequel/sequel/wtfever "X-Men: Days of Future Past" is definitely living up to its title, as according to Deadline, original "X-Men" trilogy stars Anna Paquin, Ellen Page and Shawn Ashmore will all be returning to the franchise.

Looks like we're one step closer to pretending that Brett Ratner never existed. Get More »

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New on DVD and Blu-ray: 'American Reunion' and More

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This week: Stifler and the rest of his East Great Falls gang reunite for a wild weekend of MILFs and memories in "American Reunion," the third and final sequel in the theatrical "American Pie" comedy franchise.

Also new this week is a return to form for Robert De Niro in "Being Flynn," Anna Paquin in the long-delayed "Margaret," plus the Blu-ray debuts of "Altered States" and "Chariots of Fire." Get More »

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Anna Paquin and Tom Hiddleston Try to Fly on 'Black Wings'

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"True Blood" star Anna Paquin has learned a thing or two about the dark side during her days in Bon Temps, and it will certainly come in handy in her latest role.

Indie Wire reports that the actress joins "Thor" star Tom Hiddleston and Elijah Wood in the upcoming big-screen adaptation of Elliot Chaze's 1953 noir novel "Black Wings Has My Angel."

The project started being shopped around Hollywood in 2007 with Wood as a producer, but the "Lord of the Rings" star quickly learned that getting into Mordor movies made isn't always easy, although a little persistence pays off.

Three years later, he took a role in the production, only to see it shelved until now. Get More »

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'Twilight' Meets 'True Blood' as Cam Gigandet Takes a 'Free Ride' With Paquin

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Author Charlaine Harris, whose writings the HBO show "True Blood" is based around, has stated that main character/telepath/world-class hottie Sookie Stackhouse will never pull a Bella Swan and become a vampire herself despite being very much immersed in their neck-sucking shenanigans.

The show's star Anna Paquin, however, is planning to engage the enemy at close range when she co-stars with an ex-"Twilight" bloodsucker in an upcoming indie pic. Get More »

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Six Years Later, the First 'Margaret' Trailer Finally Arrives

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You know what they say: Better late than never. And never has that been more true about a film than for "Margaret."

That's because the film, which stars Anna Paquin, Matt Damon and Mark Ruffalo, was filmed way the hell back in 2005.

In fact, it was so long ago that Paquin actually plays a high school student. But now, after six long years stuck in litigation, the first trailer for "Margaret" has finally arrived. Get More »

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Anna Paquin and Ryan Phillippe Earn 'Straight A's'

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Two Hollywood heavyweights are heading back to school, er, sort of.

Anna Paquin, "True Blood"'s darling,  and Ryan Phillippe, last seen in "The Lincoln Lawyer," are teaming up to star in the upcoming feature "Straight A's."

Directed by James Cox ("Wonderland") and written by Dave Cole, the film is about former flames, reunited, in totally horrible less than stellar circumstances. Get More »

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Anna Paquin's Long-Delayed 'Margaret' Sees the Light

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Well, better six years later than never, right?

Director Kenneth Lonergan's epically delayed drama, "Margaret," will finally be hitting theaters in September, according to Exhibitor Relations.

Taking place during the aftermath of 9/11 in New York City, "Margaret" stars Anna Paquin as a high school student who struggles to come to terms with the ramifications of a tragic bus accident. The cast also includes Matt Damon, Mark Ruffalo, Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Kieran Culkin and Olivia Thirlby. Get More »

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