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Shailene Woodley Uses a Surprising Source as Her Go-to Lipstick

Shailene Woodley says she uses a surprising source to keep her lips looking luscious. The actress is known to be a health nut, using all-natural products as part of her nutrition plan, as well as a source for her beauty secrets, some of which are, well, quite surprising. For example, she has been on record saying she used Vitamin D …

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Here’s Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden

Today, Joseph Gordon-Levitt posted the very first photo of him as NSA leaker Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone’s upcoming film Snowden. Filming has just begun on the project. “I was surprised when I first learned this about Snowden–that he enlisted in the US Army in 2004. He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, …

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Edward Snowden Movie Casts Nicolas Cage, Sets Premiere Date

At Sunday night’s Oscars ceremony, the Edward Snowden documentary Citizenfour took home a statue for best documentary feature film. But the Edward Snowden story is also getting a dramatic retelling, as Oliver Stone is currently working on a film. Today, we have some new info on the film – including a new casting decision. According to Variety, Nicolas Cage has …

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Al Pacino Calls the Late Mike Nichols the ‘Greatest Director I Ever Worked With’

Al Pacino called Mike Nichols, who died suddenly on Wednesday at the age of 83, the “greatest director” he ever worked with. That is high praise considering Pacino has worked with some of the greatest directors of all time, including Francis Ford Coppola, Oliver Stone and Steven Soderbergh. Pacino told Us Weekly Thursday while promoting his movie The Humbling at …

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Will Play Snowden in Oliver Stone Film

Back in September it was rumored that Joseph Gordon-Levitt had been offered the role of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in an upcoming Oliver Stone film. Now, the news has been confirmed. Speaking to Russian new site RIA Novosti, Oliver Stone said that the part will indeed be played by Gordon-Levitt, who he called “a very good actor, popular with the …

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Joseph Gordon Levitt Reportedly Offered Edward Snowden Role

Joseph Gordon-Levitt has been offered the role of Edward Snowden in Oliver Stone’s, tentatively titled, The Snowden Files. Snowden, a former U.S. intelligence analyst, released more classified documents than anyone since Daniel Ellsberg released the Pentagon Papers during the Vietnam War. A Variety source claims that Stone offered Gordon-Levitt the lead role, and he accepted it. However, they are still …

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Jamie Foxx Is In Talks To Play Martin Luther King Jr

Jamie Foxx is getting ready to test his acting skills once again as he prepares for a possible role as Martin Luther King Jr. While in the early stages of a new biopic film based on the life of Martin Luther King Jr., this is one that has been planned for a long time, but has never been able to …

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Benicio Del Toro Praises Oliver Stone’s Directorial Abilities

Benicio Del Toro has worked with a lot of directors over the years. In addition to co-starring in “X-Men” mastermind Bryan Singer’s 1995 crime thriller “The Usual Suspects”, Del Toro has appeared in motion pictures from such notable talent as Abel Ferrara (“The Funeral”), Terry Gilliam (“Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas”), Alejandro González Iñárritu (“21 Grams”), and Robert Rodriguez …

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Oliver Stone Blazes on the Cover of High Times

Oliver Stone is plugging his new movie Savages, which features pot growers facing off against the Mexican drug cartels. What better plug for a movie like that, than the cover of High Times magazine. Stone does an interview in which he criticizes the global drug war, America’s role in the cannabis trade, and his love for said traded commodity: “Savages …

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