Elizabeth Banks News
hitfix.com – Elizabeth Banks revealed a few details about the sequel and her progression from the first to the second film. 2 weeks 6 days ago via jetli
8:16 PM 2/7/2014 by Logan Falk
We’ve another diverse group of new releases coming into theaters this weekend—a war drama based on a true story that you’ll have to see to believe, the latest young adult film featuring some kind of supernatural being, and the unlikely hero, an animated film utilizing popular children’s (and many adult’s) toys.
With 100% Tomatometer So Far, The Lego Movie Is Shaping Up as One of the Best-Reviewed Movies of 2014
7:50 PM 2/4/2014 by Binh Ngo
The Lego Movie won't be in theaters until this Friday, but if the trend holds, it is a candidate for one of the best-reviewed movies of 2014. As of this writing, the movie has a 100% on the Tomatometer, with 22 reviews counted, making it the best-reviewed wide release of the year.
2:13 PM 2/3/2014 by Jeff Giles
The Lego Movie won't kick off its wide release until this weekend, but it's already benefiting from some terrific word of mouth (and a growing stack of positive reviews), and execs at Warner Bros. have apparently already seen everything they needed to see before greenlighting a sequel.
8:29 PM 1/27/2014 by Binh Ngo
Universal must have saw something in the segment Elizabeth Banks directed in the ill-received comedy Movie 43 because the studio has tapped her to direct the Pitch Perfect sequel.
variety.com – After producing and co-starring in the previous installment of Universal’s “Pitch Perfect,” Elizabeth Banks is now looking to get behind the camera as the multi-hyphenate is set to direct “Pitch Perfect 2.” Kay Cannon, who penned “Pitch Perfect,” is writing the screenplay for the sequel. Paul Brooks will produce for Gold Circle Films alongside Banks... 5 weeks 3 days ago via jetli
deadline.com – Actress and producer Elizabeth Banks is making her feature directorial debut with Universal’s Pitch Perfect 2, the sequel to the 2012 $115M hit about a college student who joins an a capella group. Banks, who’s set to appear in a run of upcoming pics including WB’s The Lego Movie and the YA sequel The Hunger Games: 5 weeks 3 days ago via jackiechan
EXCLUSIVE: Sundance Pick 'Little Accidents,' Starring Elizabeth Banks, Releases Three New Character Posters
fb.indiewire.com – Writer/director Sara Colangelo has accomplished the rare feat of turning her acclaimed short film into a feature. Now an official Sundance selection, "Little Accidents," starring Elizabeth Banks, Jacob Lofland and Boyd Holbrook, has just given Indiewire an exclusive sneak peek of three character posters featuring the actors."Little Accidents" follows the lives of three residents in an Appalachian coal mining town after a tragic accident drastically affects and entwines each of their lives. 6 weeks 6 days ago via theothersenhman
feedproxy.google.com – While Elizabeth Banks has mostly been relegated to meaty supporting roles in films like People Like Us, The Hunger Games, The Next Three Days and Role Models, this time she's taking the lead on the comedy Walk of Shame. It's a classic race against time as Banks plays a local news reporter who has the sudden opportunity to become a network news anchor. 7 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
wegotthiscovered.com – If 2015 wasn’t already a crowded enough year for sequels, with Star Wars: Episode VII, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Jurassic World, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, Batman/Superman, Terminator and Ted 2 all lobbying for your hard-earned cash, Universal has a 2015 release date for Pitch Perfect 2, the sequel to last year’s surprise box-office smash. 16 weeks 1 day ago via jetli