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2010-08-19 13:26:00

CHICAGO and LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate has released Ca$h on DVD, Digital Download and On Demand (www.thefilmcash.com). It's a twisted, exciting game of injustice and consequences when the power of greed takes over. Chris Hemsworth (lead actor in the upcoming Thor) stars alongside Sean Bean (The Lord of the Rings trilogy) and Victoria Profeta (Push) in the action-filled psychological dramedy, Ca$h. Raising the question of how far someone will go for money, the film...

2010-04-06 13:03:00

CHICAGO, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Before Chris Hemsworth signed for Thor and Star Trek, he filmed CA$H-- a quirky psychological thriller slated to release in select cities nationwide on April 9th, 2010. Notorious bad-boy Sean Bean (Lord of the Rings, Percy Jackson & the Olympians) and 2011's biggest actor Chris Hemsworth (Marvel's upcoming Thor, Star Trek) star in CA$H. Filmmakers believe moviegoers will gain a unique perspective on both Bean and Hemsworth in CA$H. "Chris Hemsworth...

2009-09-28 21:17:18

Jaimie Alexander and Colm Feore have signed up for roles in Kenneth Branagh's big-screen Hollywood adaptation of the Marvel comic book, Thor. Alexander is to play Sif, a skilled Asgardian warrior and one of Thor's love interests, while Feore is to portray a villain whose identity is being kept tightly under wraps, The Hollywood Reporter said. Chris Hemsworth is to play the titular Norse god and Natalie Portman his human love, Jane Foster. The movie is slated for U.S. theatrical release May...

2009-07-31 11:38:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The world premiere of the suspense thriller 'A PERFECT GETAWAY' WHO: 'A PERFECT GETAWAY' cast members Timothy Olyphant, Milla Jovovich, Kiele Sanchez, Marley Shelton, Chris Hemsworth and Steve Zahn; writer/director David Twohy; and producers Ryan Kavanaugh, Mark Canton, Tucker Tooley and Robbie Brenner Plus many additional celebrity guests. WHERE: Cinerama Dome...

2009-07-14 10:20:26

Israeli-born U.S. actress Natalie Portman has signed up to play Jane Foster in Thor, the Marvel superhero picture Kenneth Branagh is to direct next year. Portman has previously starred in the three most recently released installments in the Star Wars franchise, as well as Beautiful Girls, Garden State, V for Vendetta and The Other Boleyn Girl. Variety.com said she will play the Norse warrior's love interest in Thor, which is slated for theatrical release May 20, 2011. The Internet Movie Data...

2009-06-17 14:18:55

Josh Peck and Adrianne Palicki have signed on to star in the upcoming U.S. re-make of the adventure drama Red Dawn, MGM and United Artists said. The Hollywood Reporter said the movie, which is about a group of American high-school students fighting for survival after their town is invaded by Chinese and Russian soldiers, is slated to start shooting in September. Chris Hemsworth was previously cast in the remake. The 1984 film starred Patrick Swayze, Charlie Sheen, Jennifer Grey, C. Thomas...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'