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Lex Luthor to be Played by Joaquin Phoenix

The Oscar-nominated actor Joaquin Phoenix can reportedly play the role of Superman's arch-nemesis Lex Luthor in the upcoming Man of Steel (Batman vs. Superman) sequel.

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Lex Luthor to be Played by Joaquin Phoenix

Warner Bros. is reportedly in talks with Joaquin Phoenix to play the role of Lex Luthor in the upcoming sequel of Man of Steel. The unnamed sources suggest that Joaquin Phoenix could play the villain role in the upcoming untitled Batman vs. Superman movie.

Variety reports that Warner Brothers studio is in early talks with the Oscar-nominated actor to play the role of Superman's arch-nemesis, Lex Luthor. Joaquin Phoenix is already getting appreciations for his latest performance in “Her”.

Joaquin Phoenix is also being offered a role in the Gus Van Sant movie “Sea of Trees”. And the actor is said to still be considering that offer as well. 

Warner Bros. has already booked stars Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck and Amy Adams for the Man of Steel sequel. Zack Snyder is also returning as director of upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie. This movie will hit theaters on July 17, 2015.

 

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WATCH: Marion Cotillard Wants to Be Saved in ‘The Immigrant’ Trailer

Source: Latino Review

French actress Marion Cotillard arrives
The “American dream” looked a whole lot different in 1920s Ellis Island. The new trailer of James Gray’s “The Immigrant” follows Oscar winner Marion Cotillard, a Polish nurse who thinks she’s being saved by Joaquin Phoenix’s character, only to find herself sold into prostitution. Jeremy Renner plays a street magician wh ...
Source: Latino Review  Full article at: Latino Review 1 day ago, 3:25pm CDT
 


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WATCH: Marion Cotillard Wants to Be Saved in ‘The Immigrant’ Trailer

Source: Variety

French actress Marion Cotillard arrives
The “American dream” looked a whole lot different in 1920s Ellis Island. The new trailer of James Gray’s “The Immigrant” follows Oscar winner Marion Cotillard, playing a Polish nurse who thinks she’s being saved by Joaquin Phoenix’s character, only to find herself sold into prostitution. Jeremy Renner plays a street magician who falls for her ...
Source: Variety   Full article at: Variety 1 day ago, 3:08pm CDT
 

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Red Carpet Movies! – Her

Source: Old Lyme - Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library

Red Carpet Movies is a Movie Series featuring Golden Globe, Academy Award and Sundance Film Festival award winners, nominees and audience favorites! May 15th @ 6:30 PM - Her (126 mins) directed by Spike Jonze Joaquin Phoenix stars in Spike Jonze’s soulful sci-fi drama about a lonely writer who falls in love with his computer’s highly advanced operating system. Theodore Twombly (Phoenix) has built his career on expressing the emo ...
Source: Old Lyme - Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library   Full article at: Old Lyme - Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library 1 day ago, 11:26am CDT
 

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Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Renner and Joaquin Phoenix star in The Immigrant trailer: watch now

Source: Total Film

French actress Marion Cotillard arrives
The first trailer has arrived from James Gray's period drama, The Immigrant, in which Marion Cotillard's Polish immigrant lands in 1920s America, alone and afraid after her sister is deported upon arrival. When Joaquin Phoenix offers her a way to stay in the country, things appear to be looking up, until it becomes clear which line of business her new benefactor is involved in. It turns out that Phoenix has embroiled her in the world of pr ...
Source: Total Film   Full article at: Total Film 2 days ago, 3:36am CDT
 

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The Domestic Trailer for The Immigrant, Starring Marion Cotillard

Source: Comingsoon.net

Following an international trailer last fall , writer/director James Gray's The Immigrant has released a domestic trailer. Check it out in the player below. In the May 16 release, starring Marion Cotillard, Joaquin Phoenix and Jeremy Renner, Ewa Cybulski (Cotillard) and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland in search of a new start and the American dream. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda (Sarafyan) is ill, and the two women are separated. E ...
Source: Comingsoon.net   Full article at: Comingsoon.net 3 days ago, 12:00am CDT
 

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Jack Gleeson reveals Game of Thrones' role 'inspired by Joaquin Phoenix'

Source: Real Bollywood

Asian Film Awards 2014
London, April 6: Game of Thrones' star Jack Gleeson has revealed that his role was inspired by Joaquin Phoenix in ...
Source: Real Bollywood   Full article at: Real Bollywood Apr 6 2014, 12:16am CDT
 

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Source: Huntingdon Valley Library

Joaquin Phoenix Visits "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon"
When: Fri May 30, 2014 2pm to 4pm  EDTReplaces event originally scheduled for: Fri May 30, 2014 2pm Where: Meeting Room on the first floor of the Library Event Status: confirmed Event Description: Spike Jonze takes the helm for this comedy about a withdrawn writer (Joaquin Phoenix) who falls in love with his computer's highly advanced operating system. ~ Jason Buchanan. Movies ...
Source: Huntingdon Valley Library   Full article at: Huntingdon Valley Library Feb 23 2012, 12:07pm CST
 

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