‘Dumbo’: You’ll Believe an Elephant Can Fly in First Trailer for Disney’s Live-Action Remake (Video)

You might have seen a fireside chat, or a baseball bat, but we can guarantee you never saw the first full length trailer for Disney’s live-action remake of “Dumbo.” Until today that is, now that the mouse house has released the flying pachyderm promo for the whole wide world to see. Watch it above now.

Directed by Tim Burton from a script by Ehren Kruger, the live-action retelling of the animated classic stars Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Eva Green and Alan Arkin, and expands on that film to tell a story, per the logline, “Where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight.”

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The trailer only has a glimpse of Dumbo’s flying antics but plenty about a new story involving a family working for the circus, who become close to Dumbo after his mother is taken away. We’re guessing Dumbo’s mouse best friend-turned-manager, Timothy Q. Mouse, doesn’t appear in this version, nor — we really hope — does the extremely, uh, problematic talking crow named “Jim Crow.” No word on whether Dumbo will get mad drunk on champagne like in the original film.

This being a Tim Burton film, the music is by Danny Elfman. Dumbo flies into theaters March 29, 2019.

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You might have seen a fireside chat, or a baseball bat, but we can guarantee you never saw the first full length trailer for Disney’s live-action remake of “Dumbo.” Until today that is, now that the mouse house has released the flying pachyderm promo for the whole wide world to see. Watch it above now.

Directed by Tim Burton from a script by Ehren Kruger, the live-action retelling of the animated classic stars Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Eva Green and Alan Arkin, and expands on that film to tell a story, per the logline, “Where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight.”

The trailer only has a glimpse of Dumbo’s flying antics but plenty about a new story involving a family working for the circus, who become close to Dumbo after his mother is taken away. We’re guessing Dumbo’s mouse best friend-turned-manager, Timothy Q. Mouse, doesn’t appear in this version, nor — we really hope — does the extremely, uh, problematic talking crow named “Jim Crow.” No word on whether Dumbo will get mad drunk on champagne like in the original film.

This being a Tim Burton film, the music is by Danny Elfman. Dumbo flies into theaters March 29, 2019.

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Paul Dano Recalls That Time Greg Kinnear Ran a Red Light Filming ‘Little Miss Sunshine’ (Video)

As far as dysfunctional movie families go, it doesn’t get too much worse than the Hoovers of the 2006 film “Little Miss Sunshine.” But Paul Dano, one of the film’s stars, recalled an on-set story about how they worked to build that peculiar family dynamic.

Dano shared a story with Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Show” how directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris suggested that the cast go on a family outing — in particular bowling and to grab food — in character. As they pulled their old VW van out of the driveway, however, things started to unravel.

“The second we pulled out of the lot to go on our excursion, Alan Arkin, playing the grandpa, said, ‘I have to pee,’” Dano said.

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He then describes an argument between Arkin and Greg Kinnear, who plays the father in the film, insisting that Arkin’s character would have to wait until they arrived to use the bathroom.

“Arkin was like at the next red light, I’m getting out to pee. And Greg Kinnear ran the next red light, just because he did not want to give into grandpa, who clearly needed to pee just to piss him off,” Dano said.

Dano, who was 20 at the time of filming, played a teen who chooses to take a vow of silence. But he was in stunned silence anyway at what he just saw from his fictional family members.

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“Greg, I’m sure, did it safely, as safe as you can run a red light,” Dano added.

“Little Miss Sunshine” also starred Abigail Breslin, Toni Collette and Steve Carell and was an indie comedy darling about a middle-American family traveling across country to compete in a children’s beauty pageant.

Watch Dano reminisce about the moment above.

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As far as dysfunctional movie families go, it doesn’t get too much worse than the Hoovers of the 2006 film “Little Miss Sunshine.” But Paul Dano, one of the film’s stars, recalled an on-set story about how they worked to build that peculiar family dynamic.

Dano shared a story with Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Show” how directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris suggested that the cast go on a family outing — in particular bowling and to grab food — in character. As they pulled their old VW van out of the driveway, however, things started to unravel.

“The second we pulled out of the lot to go on our excursion, Alan Arkin, playing the grandpa, said, ‘I have to pee,'” Dano said.

He then describes an argument between Arkin and Greg Kinnear, who plays the father in the film, insisting that Arkin’s character would have to wait until they arrived to use the bathroom.

“Arkin was like at the next red light, I’m getting out to pee. And Greg Kinnear ran the next red light, just because he did not want to give into grandpa, who clearly needed to pee just to piss him off,” Dano said.

Dano, who was 20 at the time of filming, played a teen who chooses to take a vow of silence. But he was in stunned silence anyway at what he just saw from his fictional family members.

“Greg, I’m sure, did it safely, as safe as you can run a red light,” Dano added.

“Little Miss Sunshine” also starred Abigail Breslin, Toni Collette and Steve Carell and was an indie comedy darling about a middle-American family traveling across country to compete in a children’s beauty pageant.

Watch Dano reminisce about the moment above.

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‘The Kominsky Method’ Trailer: Michael Douglas & Alan Arkin Age Gracefully In Netflix’s Chuck Lorre Comedy

“You know I wake up every morning, my first thought is, I wonder what part of me is not working today,” says Alan Arkin’s Norman Newlander. “Yeah, we are passengers on boats slowly sinking,” replies a resigned Michael Doug…

“You know I wake up every morning, my first thought is, I wonder what part of me is not working today,” says Alan Arkin’s Norman Newlander. “Yeah, we are passengers on boats slowly sinking,” replies a resigned Michael Douglas (Sandy Kominsky). Ahead of its November 10 world premiere at AFI Fest, Netflix has released the official trailer for The Kominsky Method, an eight-episode single-camera comedy created by eight-time Emmy nominee Chuck Lorre. Douglas stars as the once…

Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Wonderland’ Adds Post Malone, Alan Arkin, Iliza Shlesinger to Cast (EXCLUSIVE)

Netflix has rounded out the cast of the Mark Wahlberg pic “Wonderland” with musician Post Malone, Alan Arkin, Iliza Shlesinger, Bookem Woodbine, Hope Wilson and James DuMont all joining the ensemble. Wahlberg is set to star with “Blac…

Netflix has rounded out the cast of the Mark Wahlberg pic “Wonderland” with musician Post Malone, Alan Arkin, Iliza Shlesinger, Bookem Woodbine, Hope Wilson and James DuMont all joining the ensemble. Wahlberg is set to star with “Black Panther” breakout Winston Duke also on board. Peter Berg is on board to direct the pic. This […]

Chuck Lorre Sums Up New Netflix Show ‘The Kominsky Method’: ‘We Talk A Lot About Prostates’

“Big Bang Theory” creator Chuck Lorre has offered up a pretty simple synopsis of his new aging sitcom “The Kominsky Method,” which debuts this fall on Netflix.

“We talk a lot about prostates on the show,” the super-producer told TV critics and reporters Sunday at the Television Critics Association press tour.

His stars Alan Arkin and Michael Douglas are 84 and 73-years-old, respectively, so going back to the well on that material makes sense.

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“I just love the fact that Chuck finds aging a humorous process,” Douglas had perfectly set that Lorre line up for a spike at the net. “And he’s given me new insight and new philosophy.”

“The show began with my desire to write about what I’m living, which is getting older, and entropy and dissolution of form, the decay of the flesh,” Lorre explained. “It has to be funny, otherwise it’s heart-breaking.”

Arkin was not in attendance at the afternoon’s press event.

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Here is the show’s official description:

The sun isn’t setting yet on the once famous Sandy Kominsky and his longtime agent Norman Newlander. Michael Douglas (Kominsky) and Alan Arkin (Newlander) star as two friends tackling life’s inevitable curveballs as they navigate their later years in Los Angeles, a city that values youth and beauty. Both comedic and emotional, “The Kominsky Method” is an eight-episode, half-hour single camera show created by Chuck Lorre.

“The Kominsky Method” is written by Al Higgins, David Javerbaum and Lorre, who also directed the first episode. Lorre, Higgins and Douglas executive produce the series which is produced by Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television.

Netflix will release “The Kominsky Method” on November 16, 2018.

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“Big Bang Theory” creator Chuck Lorre has offered up a pretty simple synopsis of his new aging sitcom “The Kominsky Method,” which debuts this fall on Netflix.

“We talk a lot about prostates on the show,” the super-producer told TV critics and reporters Sunday at the Television Critics Association press tour.

His stars Alan Arkin and Michael Douglas are 84 and 73-years-old, respectively, so going back to the well on that material makes sense.

“I just love the fact that Chuck finds aging a humorous process,” Douglas had perfectly set that Lorre line up for a spike at the net. “And he’s given me new insight and new philosophy.”

“The show began with my desire to write about what I’m living, which is getting older, and entropy and dissolution of form, the decay of the flesh,” Lorre explained. “It has to be funny, otherwise it’s heart-breaking.”

Arkin was not in attendance at the afternoon’s press event.

Here is the show’s official description:

The sun isn’t setting yet on the once famous Sandy Kominsky and his longtime agent Norman Newlander. Michael Douglas (Kominsky) and Alan Arkin (Newlander) star as two friends tackling life’s inevitable curveballs as they navigate their later years in Los Angeles, a city that values youth and beauty. Both comedic and emotional, “The Kominsky Method” is an eight-episode, half-hour single camera show created by Chuck Lorre.

“The Kominsky Method” is written by Al Higgins, David Javerbaum and Lorre, who also directed the first episode. Lorre, Higgins and Douglas executive produce the series which is produced by Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television.

Netflix will release “The Kominsky Method” on November 16, 2018.

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Morgan Freeman’s Lawyers Demand CNN Retract Story Accusing Actor of Sexual Harassment

Morgan Freeman’s lawyer has demanded a retraction and apology from CNN over its story last week accusing the actor of “unwanted touching” and sexual harassment.

In a 10-page letter sent directly to CNN President Jeff Zucker on Tuesday and obtained by TheWrap, Freeman’s attorney accused the cable news channel of defaming their client.

“It is clear that CNN has defamed Mr. Freeman,” one of the most damning paragraphs reads. “CNN has inflicted serious injury on his reputation and career. At a minimum, CNN immediately needs to issue a retraction and apologize to Mr. Freeman through the same channels, and with the same level of attention, that it used to unjustly attack him.”

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The law firm of Irell & Manella LLP also says the Time Warner-owned news network and its website demonstrated “malicious intent, falsehoods, slight-of-hand, an absence of editorial control, and journalistic malpractice” with this particular story.

The piece, which was written in part as a firsthand recollection by CNN reporter Chloe Melas, was “based on her imagining that Mr. Freeman had said or done anything to harass her,” Freeman’s lawyers argued. In the story, Melas recalled a “Going in Style” press junket from 2017, during which she believes Freeman made suggestive comments toward her.

Here is what Freeman’s side says happened during that same moment in the media tour:

It is correct that, during the interview, Mr. Freeman said, “I wish I was there.” But Ms. Melas had no factual basis to have interpreted that as a statement about her, or as sexual harassment. The videotape makes clear that Mr. Freeman was in fact responding to a story that Michael Caine had just told. In that story, Mr. Caine had congratulated a woman on becoming pregnant, only to learn to Mr. Caine’s (and the woman’s) embarrassment that she was not pregnant. When Mr. Freeman said “I wish I was there,” any reasonable viewer would have known that the “there” to which he was referring was the conversation in which Mr. Freeman’s friend, Mr. Caine, had embarrassed himself. That is exactly what Mr. Freeman intended.

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“Despite what should have been clear to Ms. Melas, she chose to interpret Michael Caine’s anecdote, and Mr. Freeman’s remark about it, as having something to do with her and as harassment,” the letter continued. “One cannot know if that was the product of something as innocuous as Ms. Melas’ having misheard what Mr. Freeman said, her runaway self-centeredness, or her search for a sexual harassment perpetrator to ‘expose’ so that she could grab attention and advance her career.”

The note also hints that that racism may have played a role here. Focus on the last sentence of this excerpt:

Despite what should have been clear to Ms. Melas, she chose to interpret Michael Caine’s anecdote, and Mr. Freeman’s remark about it, as having something to do with her and as harassment. One cannot know if that was the product of something as innocuous as Ms. Melas’ having misheard what Mr. Freeman said, her runaway self-centeredness, or her search for a sexual harassment perpetrator to “expose” so that she could grab attention and advance her career. One also has to ask whether Ms. Melas would have had the same unjustified overreaction if the remark had come from Michael Caine or Alan Arkin.

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As alluded to above, Freeman’s lawyers, like some media pundits, do not believe Melas should have been allowed to write what was presented as a reported story based on her own experience.

“If CNN were committed to impartial reporting about Mr. Freeman, on a topic of extreme sensitivity and with the potential to destroy him, CNN should not have allowed that breakdown to occur,” they continued. “But CNN did.”

CNN did not immediately respond to TheWrap’s request for comment on the memo.

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Morgan Freeman’s lawyer has demanded a retraction and apology from CNN over its story last week accusing the actor of “unwanted touching” and sexual harassment.

In a 10-page letter sent directly to CNN President Jeff Zucker on Tuesday and obtained by TheWrap, Freeman’s attorney accused the cable news channel of defaming their client.

“It is clear that CNN has defamed Mr. Freeman,” one of the most damning paragraphs reads. “CNN has inflicted serious injury on his reputation and career. At a minimum, CNN immediately needs to issue a retraction and apologize to Mr. Freeman through the same channels, and with the same level of attention, that it used to unjustly attack him.”

The law firm of Irell & Manella LLP also says the Time Warner-owned news network and its website demonstrated “malicious intent, falsehoods, slight-of-hand, an absence of editorial control, and journalistic malpractice” with this particular story.

The piece, which was written in part as a firsthand recollection by CNN reporter Chloe Melas, was “based on her imagining that Mr. Freeman had said or done anything to harass her,” Freeman’s lawyers argued. In the story, Melas recalled a “Going in Style” press junket from 2017, during which she believes Freeman made suggestive comments toward her.

Here is what Freeman’s side says happened during that same moment in the media tour:

It is correct that, during the interview, Mr. Freeman said, “I wish I was there.” But Ms. Melas had no factual basis to have interpreted that as a statement about her, or as sexual harassment. The videotape makes clear that Mr. Freeman was in fact responding to a story that Michael Caine had just told. In that story, Mr. Caine had congratulated a woman on becoming pregnant, only to learn to Mr. Caine’s (and the woman’s) embarrassment that she was not pregnant. When Mr. Freeman said “I wish I was there,” any reasonable viewer would have known that the “there” to which he was referring was the conversation in which Mr. Freeman’s friend, Mr. Caine, had embarrassed himself. That is exactly what Mr. Freeman intended.

“Despite what should have been clear to Ms. Melas, she chose to interpret Michael Caine’s anecdote, and Mr. Freeman’s remark about it, as having something to do with her and as harassment,” the letter continued. “One cannot know if that was the product of something as innocuous as Ms. Melas’ having misheard what Mr. Freeman said, her runaway self-centeredness, or her search for a sexual harassment perpetrator to ‘expose’ so that she could grab attention and advance her career.”

The note also hints that that racism may have played a role here. Focus on the last sentence of this excerpt:

Despite what should have been clear to Ms. Melas, she chose to interpret Michael Caine’s anecdote, and Mr. Freeman’s remark about it, as having something to do with her and as harassment. One cannot know if that was the product of something as innocuous as Ms. Melas’ having misheard what Mr. Freeman said, her runaway self-centeredness, or her search for a sexual harassment perpetrator to “expose” so that she could grab attention and advance her career. One also has to ask whether Ms. Melas would have had the same unjustified overreaction if the remark had come from Michael Caine or Alan Arkin.

As alluded to above, Freeman’s lawyers, like some media pundits, do not believe Melas should have been allowed to write what was presented as a reported story based on her own experience.

“If CNN were committed to impartial reporting about Mr. Freeman, on a topic of extreme sensitivity and with the potential to destroy him, CNN should not have allowed that breakdown to occur,” they continued. “But CNN did.”

CNN did not immediately respond to TheWrap’s request for comment on the memo.

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Watch This offers movie recommendations inspired by new releases or premieres, or occasionally our own inscrutable whims. This week, we’re looking back on films that feature great comedic performances that the Academy didn’t nominate for Best Actor or Best Actress.

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Morgan Freeman Channels ‘Shawshank’ Character in Hilarious ‘Graham Norton Show’ Narration (Video)

Morgan Freeman has lent his voice to many films and TV series during his career, but his narration of the iconic film “The Shawshank Redemption” put him on the map as one of the greatest film narrators of all time.

That’s why Graham Norton asked the 79-year-old actor to narrate a “Shawshank” mash-up during his show on Friday night, on which Freeman appeared with his “Going in Style” costar Michael Caine.

After some hesitation, the actor, who has been said to have one of the greatest voices of all time, agreed — and it quickly turned into a hilarious bit.

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“I must admit, I didn’t think much of Graham Norton the first time I laid eyes on him,” Freeman said while staring deeply into the camera. “Looked like a stiff breeze could blow him over. That was my first impression of the man. I could see why some people took him for annoying. He had a walk and a talk that just wasn’t normal around here. And boy did he drink. He drank like a man without a care or worry in the world. I hope to finish this talk show one day. I hope Michael [Caine] stops talking for just one second. I hope people stop asking me to do stupid voiceovers like this. I hope.”

“The Shawshank Redemption” was directed by Frank Darabont and also starred Tim Robbins. Based on a book by Stephen King, it was released in 1994 and told the story of Andy Dufresne, a banker who is sentenced to life in Shawshank State Penitentiary for the murder of his wife and her lover.

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“Going in Style,” which is directed by Zach Braff and also stars Alan Arkin, debuted on Friday.

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Morgan Freeman has lent his voice to many films and TV series during his career, but his narration of the iconic film “The Shawshank Redemption” put him on the map as one of the greatest film narrators of all time.

That’s why Graham Norton asked the 79-year-old actor to narrate a “Shawshank” mash-up during his show on Friday night, on which Freeman appeared with his “Going in Style” costar Michael Caine.

After some hesitation, the actor, who has been said to have one of the greatest voices of all time, agreed — and it quickly turned into a hilarious bit.

“I must admit, I didn’t think much of Graham Norton the first time I laid eyes on him,” Freeman said while staring deeply into the camera. “Looked like a stiff breeze could blow him over. That was my first impression of the man. I could see why some people took him for annoying. He had a walk and a talk that just wasn’t normal around here. And boy did he drink. He drank like a man without a care or worry in the world. I hope to finish this talk show one day. I hope Michael [Caine] stops talking for just one second. I hope people stop asking me to do stupid voiceovers like this. I hope.”

“The Shawshank Redemption” was directed by Frank Darabont and also starred Tim Robbins. Based on a book by Stephen King, it was released in 1994 and told the story of Andy Dufresne, a banker who is sentenced to life in Shawshank State Penitentiary for the murder of his wife and her lover.

“Going in Style,” which is directed by Zach Braff and also stars Alan Arkin, debuted on Friday.

Watch the video above.

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‘Going In Style’ Review: Trio Of Oscar Winners Liven Up Reboot

In 1979, George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg starred as retirees who instead of just waiting to die decide to put some excitement into their lives by robbing a bank. That basic idea has been reimagined for a new era in Warner Bros/New Line’s Going In Style with a trio of Oscar winners in Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin. Although no one was particularly asking for a remake of the original from director Martin Brest, it seems to me, as I say in my video…

In 1979, George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg starred as retirees who instead of just waiting to die decide to put some excitement into their lives by robbing a bank. That basic idea has been reimagined for a new era in Warner Bros/New Line’s Going In Style with a trio of Oscar winners in Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin. Although no one was particularly asking for a remake of the original from director Martin Brest, it seems to me, as I say in my video…

Ben Affleck’s Alan Arkin Impression Is Super-Annoying – to Alan Arkin (Video)

Ben Affleck apparently left Alan Arkin with a seriously wrong impression … of Alan Arkin.

Arkin, who currently stars in “Going in Style” with Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine, revealed his annoyance with his “Argo” co-star’s impression of him during a round of “Never Have I Ever” for BuzzFeed.

Ben Affleck started doing me, a terrible version of me. Terrible, but he wouldn’t stop. He did it, he started doing it. I heard him do it about 30 times, he was doing it on talk shows,” Arkin recalled.

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The actor went on to recall how he finally got Affleck to can it, by giving him a taste of his own medicine.

“Well finally at the Academy Awards, on the red carpet, I started doing, ‘Hi, I’m, I’m Ben Affleck, and I’m playing, I’m playing Batman,’” Arkin said. “And he grabs, he grabs my hand, he says, ‘Please don’t do that.’  That stopped him.”

If Arkin really wanted to rub Affleck’s nose in it, he could have enlisted Henry Cavill to sit next to him while Arkin silently wore a super-glum expression on his face.

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But in lieu of that, here’s Arkin explaining how he finally shut down Ben Affleck’s impression of him.

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Ben Affleck apparently left Alan Arkin with a seriously wrong impression … of Alan Arkin.

Arkin, who currently stars in “Going in Style” with Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine, revealed his annoyance with his “Argo” co-star’s impression of him during a round of “Never Have I Ever” for BuzzFeed.

Ben Affleck started doing me, a terrible version of me. Terrible, but he wouldn’t stop. He did it, he started doing it. I heard him do it about 30 times, he was doing it on talk shows,” Arkin recalled.

The actor went on to recall how he finally got Affleck to can it, by giving him a taste of his own medicine.

“Well finally at the Academy Awards, on the red carpet, I started doing, ‘Hi, I’m, I’m Ben Affleck, and I’m playing, I’m playing Batman,'” Arkin said. “And he grabs, he grabs my hand, he says, ‘Please don’t do that.’  That stopped him.”

If Arkin really wanted to rub Affleck’s nose in it, he could have enlisted Henry Cavill to sit next to him while Arkin silently wore a super-glum expression on his face.

But in lieu of that, here’s Arkin explaining how he finally shut down Ben Affleck’s impression of him.

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Film Review: ‘Going in Style’

In “Going in Style,” the 1979 Hollywood fable of old age in America that’s still remembered with a certain scrappy fondness, George Burns, Art Carney, and Lee Strasberg play brittle old fogies who team up to rob a bank, but it wouldn’t be quite accurate to call the result “a heist movie.” The three hatch… Read more »

In “Going in Style,” the 1979 Hollywood fable of old age in America that’s still remembered with a certain scrappy fondness, George Burns, Art Carney, and Lee Strasberg play brittle old fogies who team up to rob a bank, but it wouldn’t be quite accurate to call the result “a heist movie.” The three hatch... Read more »

‘Going in Style’: Film Review

In a remake of a 1979 comedy, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin play struggling retirees who turn to larceny.read more


In a remake of a 1979 comedy, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin play struggling retirees who turn to larceny.

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‘Going In Style’ Trailer: Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine & Alan Arkin In Bank Heist Comedy

“Let’s go get our money back.” From Warner Bros’ newly released trailer to the upcoming New Line/Village Roadshow heist comedy Going In Style, which stars Oscar winners Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, and Alan Arkin as retirees on a mission for justice. “These banks practically destroyed this country and nothing ever happened to them.”  Zack Braff helmed the film, which is a remake to the 1979 pic of the same name.
After their pension funds are frozen, lifelong buddies…

“Let’s go get our money back.” From Warner Bros’ newly released trailer to the upcoming New Line/Village Roadshow heist comedy Going In Style, which stars Oscar winners Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, and Alan Arkin as retirees on a mission for justice. “These banks practically destroyed this country and nothing ever happened to them.”  Zack Braff helmed the film, which is a remake to the 1979 pic of the same name. After their pension funds are frozen, lifelong buddies…