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#SorryToBotherYou Trailer & Character Posters Starring @lakeithlakeith & @TessaThompson_x

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a macabre universe. Starring Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Armie Hammer, Terry Crews, Steven Yeun, Omari Hardwick, Jermaine Fowler , and Danny Glover . Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: #SorryToBotherYou Discuss this with fellow SJF fans on Facebook . On Twitter, follow us at @SandwichJohnFilms Please Leave A Comment-

Alamo Drafthouse @AnnapurnaPics Join Forces to Keep Le Video Collection Together In San Francisco

ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE CINEMA AND ANNAPURNA PICTURES JOIN FORCES TO KEEP LE VIDEO ARCHIVE COLLECTION TOGETHER IN A NEW LOCATION Following the November closing of long-running San Francisco neighborhood video store and archive Le Video, it was announced today that Alamo Drafthouse founder and CEO Tim League, along with Academy Award-nominated producer Megan Ellison and her Annapurna Pictures, has arranged for the preservation of the Le Video collection. Bay Area residents will soon be able to access portions of the Le Video archive at San Francisco's new Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Exact details are still pending, but Alamo Drafthouse will partner with Mission neighborhood video store Lost Weekend to rent selections from the Le Video archive in the spacious lobby of the new theater, along with a deeply curated collection of films from the Lost Weekend archive. "The experience of going to my local video store when I was young made me the movie fan I am today," says Drafthou

#KeanuReeves Joins The Bad Batch

The intriguing The Bad Batch – whose title really doesn’t give much of a hint as to its out there concept – already boasts Jason Momoa in the lead. Now an eclectic group of actors is joining him in the film, with Keanu Reeves, Jim Carrey, Suki Waterhouse and Diego Luna jumping aboard. Annapurna Pictures and VICE are producing this one, with Ana Lily Amirpour as the director. Set in a post-apocalyptic Texan wasteland, the film is described as a cannibal love story where Momoa’s Miami Man has been subsisting by eating the people around him. But he’s also developed affection for the human beings he makes a meal out of. Not much more is known about the plot, but we do know Reeves is playing someone called The Dream, Carrey will be The Hermit, Waterhouse is a woman named Arlen, while Luna is Jimmy. No mention is made in The Wrap’s story of when it will kick off shooting, but the production companies are taking the project to the Cannes Film Festival in May to sell the internation

Win Tickets To An Advance Screening For HER in Sacramento

Win Tickets To An Advance For Screening For HER on Monday, January 6th at 7:30PM at Regal Natomas Stadium 16 in Sacramento. HER is a 2013 American science fiction romance film written, directed, and produced by Spike Jonze . The film centers on a man who develops a relationship with a female voice produced by an intelligent computer operating system. It marks Jonze's solo screenwriting debut. The film premiered at the 2013 New York Film Festival. On December 4, 2013, HER was chosen the best film of 2013 at the National Board of Review Awards Theodore Twombly ( Joaquin Phoenix ) is a lonely, introverted man who writes personal love letters for people with difficulties expressing their feelings. Unhappy because of his impending divorce from his childhood sweetheart, Catherine ( Rooney Mara ), Theodore purchases a talking operating system with artificial intelligence, designed to adapt and evolve like a human being. He decides he wants the OS to have a female identity, and

We Have Our Sarah Conner. It's Emilia Clarke

After taming dragons on “ Game of Thrones ,” Emilia Clarke is preparing to fight cyborgs as she will portray Sarah Connor in Paramount, Skydance and Annapurna’s “ Terminator ” reboot. Clarke , along with Brie Larson , tested for the part but sources say that the “Thrones” star was the early favorite. Sources said the studio was also interested in Margot Robbie, but she never read for the part. Clarke’s deal closed Friday. “ Thor: the Dark World ” helmer Alan Taylor is directing the film with Skydance and Annapurna co-financing along with the studio with David Ellison producing for Skydance and sibling Megan Ellison producing for Annapurna. Laeta Kalogridis and Patrick Lussier penned the script. Plot details have not been revealed other than the project serving as the first film in a stand alone trilogy. “ Zero Dark Thirty” star Jason Clarke began negotiations this week to play the iconic role of John Connor, the son of Sarah Connor. Besides Clarke, Arnold Schwarzenegge

Alan Taylor To Tackled Next Terminator Film

After creating worlds filled with dragons and demi-gods, “ Game of Thrones ” and “ Thor: The Dark World ” helmer Alan Taylor looks ready to enter the world of cyborgs. Sources tell Variety that Taylor is in talks to direct the rebooted “ Terminator ” film for Skydance Productions, Paramount and Annapurna Pictures. All the studios and reps had no comment on the news. Plot details have not been revealed other than this is the first film in a stand alone trilogy. It is still unknown at this time what part Arnold Schwarzenegger will have in the film, though he has said in past interviews he will be back for the film. Skydance and Annapurna will co-finance along with the studio with David Ellison producing for Skydance and Megan Ellison producing for Annapurna. Laeta Kalogridis and Patrick Lussier penned the script. Dana Goldberg and Paul Schwake are on as exec producers. Par will handle distribution. After acquiring distribution rights in June and setting a June 26, 2015 rele