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George Clooney is planning to retire

George Clooney is planning to retire

Feb 11 2014, 5:14pm CST | by

George Clooney thinks he's getting too old for acting. The 52-year-old star has hinted he is thinking about retiring from the big screen in the near future to focus on his work as a producer and...

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George Clooney is planning to retire

Feb 11 2014, 5:14pm CST | by

George Clooney thinks he's getting too old for acting.

The 52-year-old star has hinted he is thinking about retiring from the big screen in the near future to focus on his work as a producer and director.

'The Monuments Men' actor, who also wrote and directed the film, told BANG Showbiz at the movie's UK premiere at the Odeon in London's Leicester Square on Tuesday night (11.02.14): ''The audience kind of tells you when it's time to get out from in front of the camera, and it's getting close I think.''

But George insisted he is still very passionate about his career.

He said: ''Every time you can make a movie to tell a story that people don't know, it's good.''

The Oscar-winning actor also joked about how difficult it was to work with his co-star Matt Damon, who also attended the red carpet screening, on the movie, which is based on the true story of a team of soldiers who recovered millions of pieces of artwork stolen by the Nazis in WWII.

He said: ''It was hard to get him out of his trailer sometimes. I don't like to use the word diva and throw it around loosely, but you know.''

But George admitted he loves working with close friends and they inspired the characters.

Asked about securing the star-studded cast, he said: ''Most of these guys are friends of mine so that made it easier, but we wrote the parts for most of them.''

Bill Murray, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin and Hugh Bonneville were among the other stars to attend the premiere.

Source: Bang Movies

 
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6 days ago

Who's Really to Blame for Batman and Robin - and THOSE Bat-Nipples?

Oct 15 2014 9:45am CDT | Source: movie pilot

When it comes to superhero movies, there don't come many more epic, genre-defining - and universally panned - than Batman and Robin. After all, Joel Schumacher's 1997 Bat-flick is now arguably the defining example of big-budget, studio-influenced, merchandising-sales-led superhero film-making - and a consistently popular punchline and punching bag for Bat-fans everywhere.Most of which, in fairness, is pretty reaso ...
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6 days ago

Fans question Amal’s name change

Oct 14 2014 10:45pm CDT | Source: pagesix

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1 week ago

VIDEO: Brad Bird Explains Why He Turned Down ‘Star Wars Episode VII’

Oct 14 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: slash film

Brad Bird had a big decision, one many film fans would love to have to make. In a new interview, the director of Tomorrowland once again talked about being approached to direct Star Wars Episode VII and strongly considering the job, but being so deep into pre-production on Tomorrowland he had to turn the Star Wars gig down. However, Bird strongly considered making Tomorrowland then jumping right into a Galaxy Far, Far Away. Watch Bird ...
Source: slash film   Full article at: slash film
 

 
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1 week ago

Brad Bird Talks Having to Pass on STAR WARS EPISODE VII to Finish TOMORROWLAND.

Oct 13 2014 7:38pm CDT | Source: Collider

The New York Comic Con marked the true arrival of director Brad Bird's new film Tomorrowland upon the global conscience.  While the picture won't be out until May 22nd, we hadn't seen anything from the film at all until the trailer and poster popped up at NYCC and Bird (along with co-writer Damon Lindelof) started doing press.  During that press Bird was asked what it was like to have to turn down Star Wars: Epi ...
Source: Collider   Full article at: Collider
 

 
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1 week ago

A New York Comic Con Report On The First Footage Screened Of ABC’s AGENT CARTER!!

Oct 11 2014 10:00pm CDT | Source: aintitcool

A New York Comic Con Report On The First Footage Screened Of ABC’s AGENT CARTER!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! Did you know James D’Arcy, who played Anthony Perkins in 2012’s “Hitchcock” and Rufus Sixsmith in 2012’s “Cloud Atlas,” plays Howard Stark’s butler Edwin Jarvis in ABC’s “Marvel’s Agent Carter”? A report on the Marvel TV panel at New York Comic Con: Attended the “Marvel Agents of SHIELD” panel wi ...
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1 week ago

Q&A: Joel Schumacher on ‘Batman,’ Ben Affleck and the Batsuit Nipples

Oct 11 2014 5:04pm CDT | Source: Variety

Joel Schumacher stopped by the Hamptons Film Festival on Saturday morning to accept a lifetime achievement award in directing. He later spoke with Variety about the ups and downs of his career, including 1995’s “Batman Forever,” which grossed $336 million worldwide, and 1997’s “Batman & Robin,” starring George Clooney, which was panned so badly ...
Source: Variety   Full article at: Variety
 

 
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1 week ago

Tomorrowland: The Clip We Saw at NYCC Was...

Oct 10 2014 10:11am CDT | Source: movie pilot

... completely awesome. In case you were confused over the sheer bad-assery of George Clooney (who, upon crashing the Tomorrowland panel at NYCC during his honeymoon, claimed he may not have been invited to past comic-con events "because of that whole Batman thing... you know, the nipples.") Tomorrowland will most certainly give your mind a poke. hnnnggg.I attended the panel on behalf of Moviepi ...
Source: movie pilot   Full article at: movie pilot
 

 
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1 week ago

TOMORROWLAND Comic-Con Panel Recap: George Clooney Makes First Comic-Con Appearance; Unveils Action-Packed Clip Loaded with Lasers and Robots

Oct 9 2014 5:35pm CDT | Source: Collider

We may be a little light on movies at New York Comic-Con this year, but Walt Disney Studios decided to go big by unveiling some never-before-seen material from Tomorrowland.  At first, we thought it was huge that we got to see the film’s brand new teaser trailer, but mere minutes after screening it at the Javits Center, the promo hit the web.  That couldn’t be right.  There had to be more, right?  Sure enough, Disney delivered. You know how you only see that super ...
Source: Collider   Full article at: Collider
 

 
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1 week ago

George Clooney Fights Robots in ‘Tomorrowland’ NYCC Footage; Plus Panel Highlights

Oct 9 2014 4:00pm CDT | Source: slash film

At this year’s New York Comic-Con panel, Disney unveiled the very first Tomorrowland teaser. (See that here.) But in addition to that, the studio also showed the first clip from the movie — an action-packed sequence featuring Frank (George Clooney) and Casey (Britt Robertson). That scene isn’t available online, but lucky for you we have an in-depth summary right here. After the jump, get the Tomorrowland NYCC foot ...
Source: slash film   Full article at: slash film
 

 
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1 week ago

Tomorowland Teaser Trailer: You Want To Go?

Oct 9 2014 2:21pm CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Hot on the heels of that riveting description of Tomorrowland that arrived yesterday, we’ve got the first Tomorrowland teaser trailer from Walt Disney. Tomorrowland stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Tim McGraw, Judy Greer, Kathryn Hahn and Hugh Laurie and follows what happens when a girl (Robertson) finds a magical pin that allows her to “travel” to any place she wants. That could come in handy, as we see from the following teaser trailer, this world ...
Source: movie fanatic   Full article at: movie fanatic
 

 

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11 Updates
George Clooney is planning to retire

George Clooney is planning to retire

Feb 11 2014, 5:14pm CST | by

George Clooney thinks he's getting too old for acting. The 52-year-old star has hinted he is thinking about retiring from the big screen in the near future to focus on his work as a producer and...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

36 weeks ago

George Clooney is planning to retire

Feb 11 2014, 5:14pm CST | by

George Clooney thinks he's getting too old for acting.

The 52-year-old star has hinted he is thinking about retiring from the big screen in the near future to focus on his work as a producer and director.

'The Monuments Men' actor, who also wrote and directed the film, told BANG Showbiz at the movie's UK premiere at the Odeon in London's Leicester Square on Tuesday night (11.02.14): ''The audience kind of tells you when it's time to get out from in front of the camera, and it's getting close I think.''

But George insisted he is still very passionate about his career.

He said: ''Every time you can make a movie to tell a story that people don't know, it's good.''

The Oscar-winning actor also joked about how difficult it was to work with his co-star Matt Damon, who also attended the red carpet screening, on the movie, which is based on the true story of a team of soldiers who recovered millions of pieces of artwork stolen by the Nazis in WWII.

He said: ''It was hard to get him out of his trailer sometimes. I don't like to use the word diva and throw it around loosely, but you know.''

But George admitted he loves working with close friends and they inspired the characters.

Asked about securing the star-studded cast, he said: ''Most of these guys are friends of mine so that made it easier, but we wrote the parts for most of them.''

Bill Murray, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin and Hugh Bonneville were among the other stars to attend the premiere.

Source: Bang Movies

 
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11

6 days ago

Who's Really to Blame for Batman and Robin - and THOSE Bat-Nipples?

Oct 15 2014 9:45am CDT | Source: movie pilot

When it comes to superhero movies, there don't come many more epic, genre-defining - and universally panned - than Batman and Robin. After all, Joel Schumacher's 1997 Bat-flick is now arguably the defining example of big-budget, studio-influenced, merchandising-sales-led superhero film-making - and a consistently popular punchline and punching bag for Bat-fans everywhere.Most of which, in fairness, is pretty reaso ...
Source: movie pilot   Full article at: movie pilot
 

 
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10

6 days ago

Fans question Amal’s name change

Oct 14 2014 10:45pm CDT | Source: pagesix

Back to work. While George Clooney’s big-shot lawyer wife tackles her latest noble cause — advising the Greek government on how to reclaim its Parthenon ...
Source: pagesix  Full article at: pagesix
 

 
Update
9

1 week ago

VIDEO: Brad Bird Explains Why He Turned Down ‘Star Wars Episode VII’

Oct 14 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: slash film

Brad Bird had a big decision, one many film fans would love to have to make. In a new interview, the director of Tomorrowland once again talked about being approached to direct Star Wars Episode VII and strongly considering the job, but being so deep into pre-production on Tomorrowland he had to turn the Star Wars gig down. However, Bird strongly considered making Tomorrowland then jumping right into a Galaxy Far, Far Away. Watch Bird ...
Source: slash film   Full article at: slash film
 

 
Update
8

1 week ago

Brad Bird Talks Having to Pass on STAR WARS EPISODE VII to Finish TOMORROWLAND.

Oct 13 2014 7:38pm CDT | Source: Collider

The New York Comic Con marked the true arrival of director Brad Bird's new film Tomorrowland upon the global conscience.  While the picture won't be out until May 22nd, we hadn't seen anything from the film at all until the trailer and poster popped up at NYCC and Bird (along with co-writer Damon Lindelof) started doing press.  During that press Bird was asked what it was like to have to turn down Star Wars: Epi ...
Source: Collider   Full article at: Collider
 

 
Update
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1 week ago

A New York Comic Con Report On The First Footage Screened Of ABC’s AGENT CARTER!!

Oct 11 2014 10:00pm CDT | Source: aintitcool

A New York Comic Con Report On The First Footage Screened Of ABC’s AGENT CARTER!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! Did you know James D’Arcy, who played Anthony Perkins in 2012’s “Hitchcock” and Rufus Sixsmith in 2012’s “Cloud Atlas,” plays Howard Stark’s butler Edwin Jarvis in ABC’s “Marvel’s Agent Carter”? A report on the Marvel TV panel at New York Comic Con: Attended the “Marvel Agents of SHIELD” panel wi ...
Source: aintitcool   Full article at: aintitcool
 

 
Update
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1 week ago

Q&A: Joel Schumacher on ‘Batman,’ Ben Affleck and the Batsuit Nipples

Oct 11 2014 5:04pm CDT | Source: Variety

Joel Schumacher stopped by the Hamptons Film Festival on Saturday morning to accept a lifetime achievement award in directing. He later spoke with Variety about the ups and downs of his career, including 1995’s “Batman Forever,” which grossed $336 million worldwide, and 1997’s “Batman & Robin,” starring George Clooney, which was panned so badly ...
Source: Variety   Full article at: Variety
 

 
Update
4

1 week ago

Tomorrowland: The Clip We Saw at NYCC Was...

Oct 10 2014 10:11am CDT | Source: movie pilot

... completely awesome. In case you were confused over the sheer bad-assery of George Clooney (who, upon crashing the Tomorrowland panel at NYCC during his honeymoon, claimed he may not have been invited to past comic-con events "because of that whole Batman thing... you know, the nipples.") Tomorrowland will most certainly give your mind a poke. hnnnggg.I attended the panel on behalf of Moviepi ...
Source: movie pilot   Full article at: movie pilot
 

 
Update
3

1 week ago

TOMORROWLAND Comic-Con Panel Recap: George Clooney Makes First Comic-Con Appearance; Unveils Action-Packed Clip Loaded with Lasers and Robots

Oct 9 2014 5:35pm CDT | Source: Collider

We may be a little light on movies at New York Comic-Con this year, but Walt Disney Studios decided to go big by unveiling some never-before-seen material from Tomorrowland.  At first, we thought it was huge that we got to see the film’s brand new teaser trailer, but mere minutes after screening it at the Javits Center, the promo hit the web.  That couldn’t be right.  There had to be more, right?  Sure enough, Disney delivered. You know how you only see that super ...
Source: Collider   Full article at: Collider
 

 
Update
2

1 week ago

George Clooney Fights Robots in ‘Tomorrowland’ NYCC Footage; Plus Panel Highlights

Oct 9 2014 4:00pm CDT | Source: slash film

At this year’s New York Comic-Con panel, Disney unveiled the very first Tomorrowland teaser. (See that here.) But in addition to that, the studio also showed the first clip from the movie — an action-packed sequence featuring Frank (George Clooney) and Casey (Britt Robertson). That scene isn’t available online, but lucky for you we have an in-depth summary right here. After the jump, get the Tomorrowland NYCC foot ...
Source: slash film   Full article at: slash film
 

 
Update
1

1 week ago

Tomorowland Teaser Trailer: You Want To Go?

Oct 9 2014 2:21pm CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Hot on the heels of that riveting description of Tomorrowland that arrived yesterday, we’ve got the first Tomorrowland teaser trailer from Walt Disney. Tomorrowland stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Tim McGraw, Judy Greer, Kathryn Hahn and Hugh Laurie and follows what happens when a girl (Robertson) finds a magical pin that allows her to “travel” to any place she wants. That could come in handy, as we see from the following teaser trailer, this world ...
Source: movie fanatic   Full article at: movie fanatic
 

 

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