Gemma Whelan Cast in “Game of Thrones”

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – HBO’s “Game of Thrones” has found its Asha Greyjoy. Or, rather, its Yara Greyjoy. “Gulliver’s Travels” and “The Wolfman” actress Gemma Whelan has been cast in the upcoming second season of the hit fantasy series, playing the role of Asha Greyjoy, which is being changed to Yara Greyjoy […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Shutter Island” Shuts Others Out

Opening by itself this weekend, Martin Scorsese’s mindbending thriller Shutter Island, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, had a big take at the box office, bringing in $40.2 million, easily outpacing last week’s big holiday hits. Valentine’s Day dropped almost 70%, although one might expect that, seeing as how the holiday’s over and everyone’s sick of candy hearts […]

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Opening Wide: Valentine’s Day, Wolfman, Percy Jackson

Theaters nationwide will be offering a trio of new movies to check out this holiday weekend. First off, of course, there’s the ensemble rom-com Valentine’s Day, which stars just about everybody you could think of. Then there’s the reinvention of the classic horror movie monster The Wolfman, which is right alongside the launching of a […]

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First Look: Benicio Del Toro as “The Wolfman”

Before Taylor Lautner flashed his abs and turned into a giant wolf for The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Lon Chaney Jr. was stalking the forests as the original lycanthrope The Wolf Man, and he was not helpful nor dreamy. Now, Universal is giving that classic monster movie a modern update, with Academy Award winner Benicio […]

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