Articles tagged ryan reynolds

1 May 2009 // 6:20 AM

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Scary as Hugh Jackman's vascular body may be, it's also perfectly appropriate as a visual extension of the weaponization of Wolverine.

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No joke: Lynn Collins’ role was vital to ‘Wolverine’ story

LOS ANGELES — Lynn Collins had little time to think once she was cast as Kayla Silverfox, the love interest in the new summer action film “

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Hugh Jackman and Liev Schreiber are a dynamic duo in ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’

LOS ANGELES - Liev Schreiber knew he was going to have to be at his best to stay in step with Hugh Jackman while making “

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27 Apr 2009 // 9:00 PM

Summer of Same: June 2009

This month's "original" fare offers a take on a Sid and Marty Krofft classic, more battling seizure robots, and the retaking of '70s subway thriller. Everything old is new again.

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Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine is all the rage in ‘X-Men Origins’

He may come from the Great White North, but the Marvel Comics character Wolverine isn’t what you’d call “way Canadian.” The national character

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26 Apr 2009 // 9:00 PM

Summer of Same: May 2009

May's titles include the fourth films in two aging franchises, more Pixar perfection, and the reboot of a TV series from 40 years ago. And they say there are no new ideas.

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Adventureland: Bastards of Young

A loping comedy of displacement that snaps off dozens of easy laughs without breaking a sweat, Adventureland transcends the indie comedy trap by dint of not being content merely to capture its milieu but to animate it.

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3 Apr 2009 // 4:20 AM

Adventureland

Adventureland is as tidy and predictable as it sounds. And it falls into that annoying trap that seems to plague this sort of film, relying on an unrelenting '80s soundtrack to set tones and cue plot points.

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The Leak: “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” Unleashed

If it wasn’t for the date, many would have considered it a joke. Then Ain’t It Cool News stepped up and warned readers

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11 Jan 2009 // 7:58 PM

We All Fall Down

This story is largely propped up by the marginal characters that inhabit Michael’s landscape.

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29 Jun 2008 // 1:54 PM

Definitely, Maybe (2008)

One really does have to feel bad for the Romantic Comedy. It’s a genre that’s life support system is more or less irretrievably

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14 Feb 2008 // 1:16 AM

Definitely, Maybe

As much as she wants her dad's story to be a kind of hybrid surprise, Maya early on comprehends its conventionality.

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11 Feb 2008 // 3:30 AM

SAN FRANCISCO—For Ryan Reynolds it’s a timing thing. With the starring role in three major films this year - including “Definitely, Maybe” in

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27 Jan 2008 // 9:00 PM

The Nines

The notion of character versus creation is what ultimately serves as the basis of this metaphysical thriller.

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26 Jan 2007 // 1:00 AM

Smokin Aces (2006)

Smokin' Aces mashes together at least four movies, with all plots and characters spinning around a Vegas card trickster.

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27 Oct 2005 // 12:00 AM

Amityville Horror (2005)

'Based on a true story,' notes Amityville Horror producer Brad Fuller as the so-designating title rolls. 'Already controversial.'"

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Blade: Trinity: Unrated Version (2004)

All this stuff only emphasizes that the film is a mighty endeavor and the kids trained long and hard.

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15 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

The Amityville Horror (2005)

She has three kids from a previous marriage (her husband is dead); he has a body left over from Blade 3.

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10 Dec 2004 // 12:00 AM

Blade: Trinity (2004)

Blade (Wesley Snipes) looks tired. I mean, weary. He's been fighting vampires for three films now, and it shows.

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22 May 2003 // 12:00 AM

The In-Laws (2003)

Robin Tunney's cool aversion to stereotype is easily The In-Laws' most valuable asset.

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