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  • Brad Pitt plays ex-banker who beats the system in ‘The Big Short’

    Brad Pitt plays ex-banker who beats the system in ‘The Big Short’

    Brad Pitt plays the financial Zen Warrior to investment upstarts Finn Wittrock (“American Horror Story”) and John Magaro (“Orange is the New Black”), in Paramount Pictures’ acclaimed sardonic comedy “The Big Short.” Based on the true story and best-selling book by Michael Lewis (“The Blind Side,” “Moneyball”), “The Big Short” also stars Christian Bale, Steve […]

  • Latino actor guns for people’s votes in ‘Our Brand is Crisis’

    Latino actor guns for people’s votes in ‘Our Brand is Crisis’

    In Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Our Brand is Crisis,” front and center of the election chaos stands presidential candidate and veteran politico Castillo, who sees his consultants (led by Sandra Bullock’s Jane Bodine) as a necessary evil, and whose mix of charm, pride and privilege is deftly captured by Portuguese actor Joaquim de Almeida (“Fast Five”). […]

  • ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ explores true story behind Moby-Dick

    ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ explores true story behind Moby-Dick

    It is one of the greatest seafaring tales of all time: the Nantucket whaling ship Essex was attacked by a leviathan—a white whale of singular size and intent—leaving only a few of its crew to overcome near-impossible odds and live to recount their experience. But in the almost 200 years since that harrowing voyage, the […]