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Focus Puts Will Smith Front and Center of an Attractive and Affable Thriller Warner Bros. Movies about con men come in a few different varieties — from the broadly comical (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) to the more dramatically entertaining (Catch Me If You Can) — but it’s rare to find one without humorous intentions because something about the character type lends itself to casual comedy and likable leads.

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Focus Review

IGN Movies - Wed, 2015-02-25 06:00

Focus Review Focus is an old-fashioned star vehicle. There are race cars, there are swindles, but those are distractions—things to remove your attention—it’s all about the wordplay. And while not every word rings true, these days it’s just nice to see a big-budget movie that actually gives space for dialogue to settle, mingle, and play. Will Smith is the star for this vehicle, and the movie sinks or swims in accordance to his chemistry with the pretty ingénue, played by Margot Robbie.

'Mission: Impossible 5' Resumes Shooting; Photos Revealed Yesterday, it was widely reported that production had halted on the set of Mission: Impossible 5 so that the big climactic finale could be reworked. It seems that report, which generated at The Hollywood Reporter, was a little late in its arrival. Entertainment Weekly has confirmed today that, while shooting did stop, it was just over the course of this past week, and everything was back up and running last night.In fact, a number of photos have come in from the set, as Tom Cruise filmed a late night action sequence as Ethan Hunt, running through the streets of London.

“Not My Fault” – Clip From Neill Blomkamp’s Chappie Sony has released a clip from the upcoming film Chappie, directed by Neill Blomkamp. The film stars Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel and Hugh Jackman (with a mullet). Blomkamp is known for having directed District 9 and the other day he announced that he will be doing an Aliens film next via instagram.   Um… So I think it’s officially my next film.

We're days away from the Oscars, and this year has been one that has seen a lot of controversy emerge over the lack of diversity and representation among the nominees. The very well-reviewed "Selma," in particular, cited as a "snub" with only two nods (Best Picture, Best Original Song). It's a complex issue, a conversation that is ongoing in Hollywood, and one that needs thoughtfulness in its approach.

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Exclusive New Chappie Clip Guns for show, throwing stars for a proWriter/director and all-round sci-fi maven Neill Blomkamp has just announced his official entry to the Aliens universe but before Aliens 5 gets up and running, he has the small matter of Chappie to introduce to the world. This new clip introduces the childlike robot to the tooled-up side of the tracks as a couple of bad 'uns set him on the path to weaponisation. Click on the video to see what we mean. brightcove.createExperiences();Chappie's prime directive is to serve as a police robot.

Ant-Man "Final Battle" LEGO set may reveal a major spoiler Several photos of the "Final Battle" ANT-MAN LEGO set from Toy Fair 2015 have surfaced online, and besides giving us a look at the upcoming toys, the images may also contain a major spoiler for the Marvel movie. Toys based on films aren't always the best indicator of what we should expect in a movie (remember the IRON MAN 3 LEGO sets?), but better safe than sorry, right? With that being... Read More...

'Avengers 2' Will Explore Black Widow's Sad, Dark Past It has long been said that Avengers: Age of Ultron will give both Jeremy Renner's Hawkeye and Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow more to do, as they are they only key team members who have not yet had their own solo adventure on the big screen. For Natasha Romanoff, that means taking a look back at her sad, dark past. Scarlett Johansson recently spoke with W Magazine and revealed not only why she took on the character of Black Widow, but also what we can expect to see in the Marvel's The Avengers sequel:"People were surprised that I wanted to play a comic book heroine.

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