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Cinecast: Brittany Murphy’s Final Film Finished, Anne Cries Over Catwoman

Judd Apatow guest edits 'Vanity Fair'+ Three years following Brittany Murphy's death, the actress' final film, Something Wicked, is complete. An independent thriller directed by Darin Scott, the movie currently seeks a distributor.

+ When asked whether or not she would bring Catwoman back to the big screen, Anne Hathaway was ecstatic about the thought. She also cried at a press conference over talking about the idea of saying goodbye to the catsuit.

+ Judd Apatow becomes the third guest editor for Vanity Fair - appropriately for their first Comedy Issue. The three covers for the magazine - which comes out in December - feature a number of Apatow's regular actors, including his wife Leslie Mann, Paul Rudd, Kristin Wiig, and Will Ferrell.

+ Matt Damon has confirmed that he has been cast in George Clooney's latest directorial effort, The Monuments of Men.

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This Week on DVD and Blu-ray: August 24, 2010

The Back-Up PlanHere are some of the options available this Tuesday:

  • Abandoned: DVD, Blu-ray
  • The Back-Up Plan: DVD, Blu-ray
  • City Island: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Dorian Gray: DVD, Blu-ray
  • George A. Romero’s Survival of the Dead: DVD, Blu-ray
  • The Long Good Friday: Blu-ray
  • Machine Gun McCain: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Mona Lisa: Blu-ray
  • Over the Hedge (Full Screen Edition): DVD
  • Shogun Assassin (30th Anniversary Edition): Blu-ray
  • The Square: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Time Bandits: Blu-ray
  • Withnail and I: Blu-ray

Make sure to also check out the TV-on-DVD options for this week.

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New Clip from Brittany Murphy’s Last Film


left behind a mother, a husband, millions of fans and two unreleased movies when she died before her time at age 32.

The last film Murphy ever made will finally be released on DVD on August 24. Abandoned stars Murphy as Mary, a woman who is unjustly confined to a hospital after taking her boyfriend (Dean Cain) in for a routine procedure.

Something Wicked, which Brittany filmed first, is still in production.

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This Week on DVD and Blu-ray: July 6, 2010

The Girl with the Dragon TattooHere are some of the options available this Tuesday:

  • Brooklyn’s Finest: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Chicago (1927): DVD
  • Clay Pigeons: DVD
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Jason and the Argonauts: Blu-ray
  • Ladybugs: Blu-ray
  • Legal Eagles: DVD
  • Love and Other Disasters: Blu-ray
  • The Lovely Bones: Blu-ray
  • A Single Man: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.: DVD, Blu-ray

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VIDEO: Brittany Murphy in Her Final Film Role


Now that you’ve heard Brittany Murphy’s vocal work on DJ Paul Oakenfold’s 2006 dance track, get a glimpse of the final role she filmed before her December 20 death.

Abandoned, which was shot over the summer, features Murphy in a Flight plan-esque storyline. Brittany plays a woman searching for her husband (Dean Cain) who went missing after entering the hospital. The workers, of course, have no record of him ever being there and they eventually deem Murphy to be crazy.

The movie, also starring Peter Bogdanovich and Mimi Rogers, should be released sometime in 2010.

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Celebrities React to Brittany Murphy’s Death

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Celeb News, Obituaries

Brittany MurphySince news of Brittany Murphy’s death broke out yesterday, stars have issued statements and turned to Twitter to express their condolences about the 32-year-old.

Although Alicia Silverstone “didn’t stay in close touch over the years” with her Clueless costar, she says she’ll always feel love for her. “I always felt connected to her as we shared a very special experience in our lives together. I feel love in my heart for her - and hope she is at peace. This is truly sad,” Silverstone told People magazine. “I loved working with Brittany. She was so talented, so warm and so sweet.”

“She had the voice of an angel and a genuine heart of gold,” Donald Faison, another star from Murphy’s 1995 film, told MTV News. “She had the voice of an angel and a genuine heart of gold. I’m very happy to have known and worked with such a special person. My heart goes out to all of her loved ones.”

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This Week on DVD and Blu-ray: April 14, 2009

Here are some of the options available this Tuesday:

The Spirit DVD

  • 8 Mile: Blu-ray
  • Anna Karenina (1961): DVD
  • Dark Matter: DVD
  • Hiding Out: DVD
  • Imax: Deep Sea: Blu-ray
  • Irreconcilable Differences: DVD
  • The Last Kiss: Blu-ray
  • Mean Girls: Blu-ray
  • Pillow Talk: DVD
  • The Reader: DVD
  • The Spirit: DVD, Blu-ray
  • Strange Wilderness: Blu-ray
  • The Thirteenth Floor: Blu-ray

Click here to see the TV-on-DVD options for this week.

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