Channing Tatum and Rachel McAdams will surely win your heart in “The Vow”

Columbia Pictures has just released the international posters of its upcoming romantic drama “The Vow” starring Channing Tatum and Rachel McAdams. “The Vow” is the real-life story of a newlywed New Mexico couple who were struck by tragedy shortly after their marriage. A car crash puts the wife (McAdams) in a coma, where she is cared for by her devoted husband (Tatum). When she comes to, without any memory of her husband or their marriage, the husband must woo her and ultimately win her heart …

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Submit your entries for the Cinema One originals 2012

With the tremendous success of all of the past Cinema One Originals Film Festivals, premiere movie cable channel Cinema One is again calling on all interested up and coming and veteran filmmakers and screenplay writers to submit their entries for the 2012 Cinema One Originals Festival. Cinema One requires: A full narrative feature screenplay and sequence outline. Filmmaker’s updated curriculum vitae or bio data and importantly, his or her filmography. Description of the production team. Signed entry forms. The entry form could be downloaded or …

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Armie Hammer plays “J. Edgar”‘s rumored lover

He received universal acclaim for portraying the Winklevoss twins in 2010’s “The Social Network.” Now, Armie Hammer follows-up that success with a dramatic turn in Warner Bros.‘ new, controversial biopic, “J. Edgar” starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Clint Eastwood. Hammer plays Clyde Tolson, J. Edgar Hoover’s closest colleague and constant companion – a performance for which he recently got nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the Screen Actors Guild. Trust was vital to the legendary Hoover – director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation …

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Daniel Craig plays crusading journalist who chases the truth in “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”

His unique balance of depth and charm won him the role of James Bond in “Casino Royale” and “Quantum of Solace.” Now, Daniel Craig plays crusading journalist Mikael Blomkvist who’s tasked to find the truth behind the long-unsolved disappearance of an heiress, in Columbia Pictures searing thriller, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.” Much like author Stieg Larsson was before his death, the character of Mikael Blomkvist is an investigative journalist dedicated to rooting out corruption in finance and government. As co-owner of the upscale …

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Comic actor Jason Segel to lead “The Muppets”

Comic actor Jason Segel (“I Love You, Man” TV’s “How I Met Your Mother”) is the moving force behind the return of Kermit the Frog and the rest of the gang in Walt Disney Pictures‘ new comedy “The Muppets.” Says producer Todd Lieberman, “Jason was super passionate about the Muppets and a massive fan. He was the spark.” Segel was so passionate about the project, he not only helped write the script, he wrote a part for himself—a part that required him to sing, dance …

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Nicolas Cage returns as Johnny Blaze in “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance.”

Nicolas Cage reprises his role as Johnny Blaze in Warner Bros.’ new action-thriller “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance.” In this gritty new vision for the character, directed by Neveldine/Taylor (“Crank”), Johnny is still struggling with his curse as the devil’s bounty hunter – but he may risk everything as he teams up with the leader of a group of rebel monks (Idris Elba) to save a young boy from the devil… and possibly rid himself of his curse forever. “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance” is …

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Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein give edgier vision to “Underworld Awakening”

With “Underworld” series stalwart Len Wiseman unavailable to direct the fourth installment “Underworld Awakening,” the filmmakers launched an extensive search for someone to take the helm of the new production. “We considered a number of young filmmakers who had demonstrated an interest in the Underworld franchise,” says producer Gary Lucchesi. “That group included a team of Swedish directors, Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein. They had co-directed a really interesting film called `Storm,’ which seemed to us to have been heavily influenced by `Underworld.’” “We could …

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Jude Law, back as Watson in “Sherlock Holmes” sequel

An award-winning, acclaimed actor with a wealth of widely varied film roles to his credit, Jude Law once again stars opposite Robert Downey Jr. as Dr. James Watson in Warner Bros.‘ new action-adventure “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows.” In the film, Sherlock Holmes (Downey) has always been the smartest man in the room…until now. There is a new criminal mastermind at large—Professor James Moriarty (Jared Harris)—and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil, coupled with a complete lack of …

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After the success of “Praybeyt Benjamin,” Vice Ganda’s “Two and a half Sister” is now in the works

Comedian Vice Ganda is breaking box office records after his latest movie “Praybeyt Benjamin” became the highest grossing Filipino movie of all time. ABS-CBN’s Star Cinema said “Praybeyt Benjamin” grossed nearly P320 million (approximately $7.39 million) in ticket sales after just 20 days. Because of the success of “Praybeyt Benjamin“, his new movie, “Two and a half Sisters” is reportedly now in the works. “Two and a half sisters” is the working title which stars Sarah Geronimo, Anne Curtis and the Unkabogable Vice Ganda. This is …

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Pokwang, grateful with her countless blessings this year

With her countless blessings this year, comedienne Pokwang is very grateful. Besides her bountiful showbiz career, she’s also happy with her family. It can be recalled that in May, Pokwang showed the public her newly built mansion in Antipolo City. It was also in the same period when she was welcomed as the newest member of “Happy Yipee Yehey!” She is also a proud cast member of “TODA Max,” which is now the country’s no. 1 sitcom. But behind Pokwang’s jolly personality and innate hilarity …

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