November 1, 2013
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6 A Case of You A young writer smitten with the barista at his local coffee shop scours her Facebook profile for intel and tries to transform himself into her dream guy. With Justin Long and Evan Rachel Wood. Written by Long. Directed by Kat Coiro. IFC Films The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers A documentary tracing six decades of Israel's history, from its founding into the early 21st century. Directed by Richard Trank. Moriah Films FRIDAY, NOV. 8 The Armstrong Lie This documentary follows cyclist Lance Armstrong's return from retirement in 2005 in an attempt to win an eighth Tour de France, and the eventual scandal that resulted from his admitting to the use of performance-enhancing drugs after a federal criminal investigation.
November 5, 2013 |
And I thought the manic pixie dream girl had run her course. Apparently not, for she rears her cute, perky head again in "A Case of You," star Justin Long's debut as a writer and producer. Here, Brooklynite Sam (Long) has tired of writing novelizations for movies like "Teen Vampire. " He finds inspiration in Birdie (Evan Rachel Wood), the friendly barista at his neighborhood coffee shop with artsy friends. But instead of risking that she won't like the real him, he shapes himself into her dream guy based on her Facebook page, learning judo, French cooking and how to strum Joan Baez on the guitar.
July 21, 2010 |
Kelly Bundy is about to have her very own bundle of joy: Christina Applegate is expecting her first child with Dutch bassist and fiance Martyn Lenoble, her rep confirms to People. Engaged on Valentine's Day, the couple have yet to set a wedding date. "I'm very grateful to Martyn for coming along at a time that he did because he's been my rock through all of this," Applegate told the magazine in 2009, referring to a double mastectomy she underwent after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
April 9, 2010 |
The afterlife in "After.Life" is deadly. Really.Deadly. It's where the not-quite dead exist before they finally cease to, specifically a cold back room in a ghastly funeral home somewhere in the Midwest. According to "After.Life," which stars Christina Ricci and Liam Neeson, it takes a human being about four days to stop being, depending on scheduling and how long the undertaker wants to chat. The afterlife is not, however, nearly as deadly or as ghastly as the movie itself, an undertaking so tortured that it digs a deeper grave with every passing scene.
August 16, 2013 |
New couple alert! Amanda Seyfried and Justin Long are reportedly dating. The "Lovelace" star, 27, and the "iSteve" actor, 35, have been spotted together a few times this summer and, according to recent reports, they've been all cozy and canoodley. They were most recently spotted Thursday at Cecconi's restaurant in West Hollywood looking as if they were on "a dinner date," a source told People. PHOTOS: Celebrity portraits by The Times "She was in a festive mood," the source said.
August 22, 2013 |
Actor Justin Long has put a Hollywood Hills house on the market at $2.1 million. The modern Craftsman, built in 1990, sits on nearly a third of an acre behind rustic hand-hewn wooden doors that open to an enclosed courtyard. Features include balconies, a loft, a wet bar, two fireplaces, three bedrooms and four bathrooms in 3,388 square feet of living space. The fenced and terraced yard features fruit trees and lawn. Long, 35, starred in “Drag Me to Hell” (2009), “Live Free or Die Hard” (2007)