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Show and Tell Trailer, Take 2: Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk!

Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) in TriStar Pictures' BILLY LYNN'S LONG HALFTIME WALK.
Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) in TriStar Pictures’ BILLY LYNN’S LONG HALFTIME WALK.

Billy Lynn and the other soldiers in Bravo Squad become heroes following a battle in Iraq and are brought home to do a prooganda tour.

As the tour culminates in a spectacular Thanksgiving Day halftime show, flashbacks show what actually happened in Iraq. They are in contrast to what the country thinks they are and the difference is staggering.

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk is directed by Ang Lee and stars newcomer Joe Alwyn as Billy Lynn. It was shot at an ultra-high frame rate to create an entirely new digital experience to dramatize war.

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk opens in New York and Los Angeles on Veteran’s/Remembrance Day, November 11th before opening wide on November 18th. Follow the link for the new trailer.

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Show and Tell Trailer: Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk!

Billy Lynn

Billy Lynn and the other soldiers in Bravo Squad become heroes following a battle in Iraq and are brought home to do a prooganda tour.

As the tour culminates in a spectacular Thanksgiving Day halftime show, flashbacks show what actually happened in Iraq. They are in contrast to what the country thinks they are and the difference is staggering.

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk is directed by Ang Lee and stars newcomer Joe Alwyn as Billy Lynn. It was shot at an ultra-high frame rate to create an entirely new digital experience to dramatize war.

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk opens on Veteran’s/Remembrance Day, November 11th. Follow the link for the first trailer.

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Oscar® Nominations To Be Revealed By Guillermo del Toro, John Krasinski, Ang LeeT

Guillermo del ToroJohn KrasinskiAng Lee

Academy President Cheryl Isaacs Booth will be joined by Guillermo del Toro, John Krasinski and Ang Lee at 5:30 am (PT) Thursday, January 14th to announce the nominations in all twenty four categories of the 88th Academy Awards®. Follow the jump for details.

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Life of Pi – Eh. Michelle’s Review

Suraj Sharma and tiger in Life of Pi

These are the days that try a critics soul.  There are many movies that I watch, especially during Award season, where I can recognize the technical and artistic quality but ultimately feel it is not for me and come away feeling a bit cold by the experience.  This is what I’ve said about several movies over the last few weeks. Director Ang Lee’s latest film Life of Pi is another such movie.

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