What's New in Theaters This Weekend: July 13, 2012

By Joe Robberson on
From left: Aziz Ansari, Heather Morris, Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Denis Leary. (Photos by: Pacific Coast News | Getty Images | Bauer Griffin)Ice Age: Contintental DriftDirected by: Steve Martino, Mike ThurmeierStarring: Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Aziz Ansari, Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Lopez, Peter Dinklage, Heather Morris, Seann William Scott, Patrick Stewart, Wanda Sykes, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Queen Latifah, Joy BeharManny, Diego, and Sid are back for another adventure, this...Read Full Story

Zimbio Review - 'Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding' an Exercise in Mediocrity

By Joe Robberson on
(Getty Images, BCDF Pictures) The Bottom Line Should you see it? No. Why? Cliched and predictable, this is a waste of a talented cast. With little to say in its unoriginal story, Bruce Beresford's Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding wastes a terrific cast and plods along to a predictable outcome. I can't be sure what the actors saw in this script that made them want to be a part of it. It's not well-written, the characters are bland and cliched, almost everything about it reeks of tedium...Read Full Story

Screening Room: Hedlund's Big 2012, Olsen's Horror Flick, and a Royal Red Carpet

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(Getty Images, FlyNet Photos, Bauer Griffin)Trailer of the WeekSilent House - March 9, 2012Breakout star Elizabeth Olsen's follow-up to Martha Marcy May Marlene is a run-of-the-mill suspense film about a family who tries to fix up their old summer house only to find a killer waiting for them. Although the plot is garden-variety, the film promises "real time" so everything that happens in the character's lives you'll see onscreen. The only real interesting aspect of this trailer is Olsen, the...Read Full Story


By Joe Robberson on
The Bottom Line Should you see it? Yes Why? A brilliant debut for a first-time director. Martha also has a killer ending. At the center of the dark and unsettling portrait of a young woman that is Martha Marcy May Marlene lies something much more sinister. The film, directed by Sean Durkin, is largely a character-study but is also an exploration of people who live on the fringes of society. These people may be out there, and scarier still, they may be trying to get in your house. Elizabeth...Read Full Story

Hair Trend: Elizabeth Olsen's Adorable Top Knot

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Elizabeth Olsen's Messy Updo Elizabeth Olsen's casual updo looked adorable at the screening of 'Martha Marcy May Marlene'. Styling her hair up and away from her face made her lovely features the focus. We can't quite call Elizabeth Olsen's adorable 'do a 'bun', but the styling technique is similar. To get this look at home:To begin, a good brushing with a natural bristle brush will help smooth the hair. Next, pull tresses up into a high ponytail and secure with a hair elastic. Then twist or...Read Full Story

Elizabeth Olsen Is Hot Like Big Sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley (Pictures)

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Elizabeth Olsen, younger sister of famous twins Mary-Kate and Ashley, is turning into quite a star! She's picked up some movie roles lately and spoke at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association luncheon today.Olsen, 22, has a slew of movies coming out in the next couple of years. She stars in Silent House, which is due out next spring, as well as Martha Marcy May Marlene, and just finished filming Peace, Love, & Understanding. She also has three more flicks slated for 2012! Olsen launched her...Read Full Story