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STARZ ANNOUNCES THE HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED SEASON TWO PREMIERE DATE FOR AMERICAN GODS!

In season two of American Gods, the war between Mr. World’s new gods and Mr. Wednesday’s old gods – with Shadow Moon to play a pivotal role – is fast approaching.

Season two of American Gods will premiere on Sunday March 10th (Starz, 8/7C).

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Starz Finds American Gods’ Laura Moon!

Emily Browning

Emily Browning has joined the production of American Gods in the role of Laura Moon.

Based on the Neil Gaiman novel, American Gods relates the adventures of ex-con Shadow Moon as he hires on as bodyguard for a mysterious old man called Mr. Wednesday.

“I’ve been fascinated by Emily Browning since ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events,’ said Gaiman. ‘She has a challenge ahead of her: Laura is a tricky character, and the Laura on the screen is even trickier and more dangerous than the one on the page. She’s going to have a wonderful time bringing Laura to life.”

American Gods goes into production in April. Follow the jump for more.

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CIFF Review: God Help the Girl Is Beyond Twee – And That’s Good!

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The CIFF screening of God Help the Girl was the Canadian Premiere – it won the Special Jury Prize, world cinema at Sundance earlier this year. It’s the story a girl recovering from an eating disorder who runs away from a psychiatric hospital and forms a pop band with two new friends. It’s the first directorial effort by Belle and Sebastien’s Stuart Murdoch and it’s been called twee (approximately: too precious; too cute to live, or something like that), it’s so far beyond that that twee isn’t even a blip in your rearview mirror. Oddly enough, it works.

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Sucker Punch: Awesome Action; Awesome Effects; Silly, Silly Movie!

SUCKER PUNCH

If you’re looking for a movie where scantily clad babes fight, shoot and blow stuff up real good, then you’ll probably love Sucker Punch. If you’re looking for story, characters, or meaning, you’ll find it pretty thin.

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