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Garrett Hedlund Goes Grunge for 'On the Road' in Interview (photos)

Garrett Hedlund sat down with Hollywood royalty Jeff Bridges to talk about his upcoming film “On the Road” in Interview magazine. He never thought he’d play Dean Moriarty. He’s more like Sal Paradise. He’s been on the road himself lately for premieres of the film with co-stars Kristen Stewart, Sam Riley and Kristen Dunst. The picture is an adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s seminal novel by the same name. ...

Jessica Biel Talks Justin, Takes Paris, Looks Stunning in Elle (photos!)

Jessica Biel sheds some light on the “Hollywood Marriage of the Year,” namely hers to pop singer Justin Timberlake, and otherwise looks ravishing in the upcoming issue of Elle magazine. She had four films come out this year, including the Oscar-buzzed “Hitchcock,” about the legendary director’s battle to make the classic horror film “Psycho.” The movie stars Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock and Scarlet O’Hara as blonde bombshell Janet Leigh. Biel plays another Hollywood starlet, Vera Miles, who also starred in the film....

Robert Pattinson's 'Cosmopolis' Gets DVD, Blu-Ray Release Date (video)

Robert Pattinson’s bizarre, stomach-turning movie “Cosmopolis,” the kind of film he hopes to doing more, is hitting the sales racks on New Year’s Day, in both DVD and Blu-ray with lots of special features that provide new insights into the surreal film. Rob starred in the David Cronenberg-film as Eric Packer, a master of high finance, who sets off on a simple journey to get a haircut in Manhattan and ends up on a wild, hypnotic odyssey. Oscar winner Juliette Binoche, Oscar nominee Paul Giamatti, Samantha Morton and Jay Baruchel co-star in the film. Pre-order it here!...

Bilbo Baggins Freaks at Gollum in New Hobbit Trailer (watch)

Martin Freeman as young Bilbo Baggins has his first encounter the wiry Gollum in a new trailer for the upcoming movie “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” Bilbo wants to find a way out of Gollum’s slimy lair, but Gollum has other plans for the Hobbit. “Oh, we like goblinses, batses, and fishes, but we haven’t tried Hobbits,” says the wiry creature. “But we haven’t tried Hobbits yet. Tell me is it soft? Is it juicy?” As Gollum presses in perilously close, Bilbo draws his sword and begins waving it wildly. “Keep your distance! I will use this if I have to,” he threatens....

Is Lexi Belle Next Big Adult Star to Try Legitimate Films? (photos!)

Lexi Belle has done just about everything a girl can do in the porn industry, including performing in more than 400 movies and winning for AVN Awards, the equivalent of the Oscars among a slew of nominations. Bell, 25, has girlish good looks and a sexiness that she has played in a number of ways in a range of scenarios. If she tries to cross-over, she would follow in the footsteps of porn legend Sasha Gray, known as the girl who would do anything in a film. She also won numerous accolades before retiring....

Leighton Meester Blossoms as Young Hollywood Siren (photos)

Leighton Meester has emerged from “Gossip Girl” like a butterfly emerging from a cocoon. She’s blossomed into one of young Hollywood’s hottest sirens who easily exudes sensuality and sexuality without compromising her cool sophistication. She more than held her own Wednesday (Nov. 28) in New York City at the Target and Neiman Marcus Holiday Collection launch. She appeared next to supermodel Karlie Kloss, Kath Bosworth and actress Zoe Saldana. Allison Williams, Shay Mitchell, Lauren Bush-Lauren, Diane von Furstenberg, Lela Rose and Robert Rodriguez also attended the private sale event....

Leonardo DiCaprio Feared 'Django' Might Go Too Far (New Trailer!)

Leonardo DiCaprio’s “Django Unchained,” plantation owner, Calvin Candie, is so evil and cruel he fretted that Director Quentin Tarantino had gone too far to portray pre-Civil War plantation life and the treatment of slaves. “It was hard for me to wrap my head around it,” he said in a recent interview. Christoph Waltz, who starred in Tarantino’s World War II film “Inglorous Basterds,” and won an Oscar for his supporting role, returns in “Django.” He plays bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz, who teams with ex-slave Django, played by Jamie Foxx, to track down the notorious Brittle Brothers. Check out the latest trailer!...

Anne Hathaway Sings 'At the End of the Day' From Les Miserables (watch)

Anne Hathaway plays Fantine, the tragic factory worker and mother of Cosette in Victor Hugo’s “Les Miserables.” Fantine’s fortunes take a turn for the worse and she is forced to give up Cosette, who is illegitimate, and turn to prostitution, which lands her in prison. Fantine’s misfortune begins in Paris where she is wooed by a smarmy gentleman. She falls in love, only to be cruelly rejected when she becomes pregnant. In a new clip Hathaway sings "At the End of the Day," about the plight of working-class women in 19th Century France....

Hugh Jackman Sings 'Who Am I' From Les Miserables (watch!)

the lead character Jean Valjean, in Victor Hugo’s “Les Miserables. The classic novel revolves around Valjean’s effort to lead a virtuous life after being convicted for stealing bread to feed his starving sister’s children. He revolts at the cruelty and injustice of the French prison system and French society in general, but can’t escape his past as a convict. In a new clip, he sings 'Who Am I" about a moral dilemma he faces that could free or condemn him. ...

Eva Longoria Far From Desperate in Hot New GQ Photo Spread

Eva Longoria’s days of desperation seem to be over despite some big changes in her career and personal life. She definitely doesn’t look any worse for wear in a sizzling new photo spread for the Mexican edition of GQ magazine. She stars with Andre Braugher, Clayne Crawford, Daniel Cudmore, Billy Bob Thorton and Travis Fimmel in “Baytown Outlaws,” and will play opposite Virginia Madsen, Amanda Crew and Graham Rogers. ...

Leighton Meester Pushes All Bounds in Flaunt Magazine (photos)

Leighton Meester’s days as a New York gossip girl are winding down, but the young Hollywood hottie should have no trouble seguing to the big screen. She shows off her sultry star power in a new photo spread for Flaunt magazine. ‘It was the best magazine cover shoot EVER,” the 26-year-old actress says. “Everyone was so open. The clothes were amazing and the pictures turned out great.” Indeed, Leighton tests the bounds of sexuality in startling photos; she gets involved in some girl-on-girl action, cavorts with two nude men and poses topless. Not exactly something her CS Network “Gossip Girls” character Blair Underwood would abide by....

'The Hobbit' Causes 27 Animal Deaths; Animal Groups Outraged

Animal rights groups are up in arms over the deaths of 27 animals that were used to film the wildly popular movie “The Hobbit.” They are planning protests in New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom where filming has taken place. The film’s production company claims none of the animals died while actually shooting scenes. Rather they were housed on farms that included so called “death traps.” But the “wranglers” specifically charged with caring for the animals said they complained in vain to the Warner Bros. owned production company. ...

Hugh Jackman Leads Les Miserables Cast in New UK Trailer

Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway and Russell Crowe are among the actors featured in a new trailer for movie musical “Les Miserables.” The video targets the United Kingdom and includes new footage compared with the film’s first trailer. The first trailer contained no dialogue, just Hathaway singing the poignant song “I Dreamed a Dream.” Also featured singing in the new trailer are Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne and Sacha Baron Cohen....

Denzel Washington's 'Flight' Has Budweiser Maker Foaming (watch)

In his new movie “Flight,” Denzel Washington plays a pilot who has a thirst for Budweiser beer, a product placement that would normally have beer-maker Anheuser-Busch InBev jumping up and down in the aisles. Except Washington plays an alcoholic pilot. Forget for a moment that no functional alcoholic would waste their time with beer, let alone Budweiser. And where’s Washington’s beer belly? So much for attention to detail. But it’s refreshing to hear a company demanding to have its product taken out of a movie, when the trend in Hollywood today is to lard up films with product placements of almost every kind....

Lucy Liu Exudes Exotic Sophistication in More Magazine (photos!)

Actress Lucy Liu continues to dazzle at 43 in a stunning new photo spread in More magazine, hot on the heels of the release of her new film, “The Man with the Iron Fists,” a martial arts film starring Russell Crowe, Cung Le and Byron Mann. She poses for photographer Emre Guven in sophisticated evening wear by Michael Kors, Zac Posen and Roberto Cavalli selected styled by Jonny Lichtenstein....

Harvey Weinstein's 'Seal Team Six' Becomes Political Football (watch!)

Harvey Weinstein’s controversial movie “SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden” is becoming a political football as the date nears for its broadcast Sunday (Nov 3), only three days before the presidential election. Republican supporters of presidential candidate Mitt Romney had complained that the show, which will air on the National Geographic Channel, is purposely timed to help boost President Obama’s reelection. But National Geographic Channel President Howard T. Owens is reportedly cutting Romney a break....