Here’s something that kicks ass: There’s an HBO Films project in the works dedicated to the life of Stephanie St. Clair, the legendary Harlem numbers runner. Basically she ran a version of what we know now as the lottery, only it was under the table—and that meant going toe to toe with the mob.
Hasn’t everyone who’s obsessively followed an Instagram lifestyle influencer thought about moving to the city where they live and somehow ingratiating their way into their life under false pretenses?
What’s better than a frothy ensemble comedy about the vicissitudes of marriage, set in the perpetually-sunny Los Angeles? Nothing, I tell you. Absolutely nothing.
Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody have paired up again to bring us Young Adult, a movie about an author of YA novels (Charlize Theron) who moves back home to pursue her happily-married high school sweetheart (Patrick Wilson). From the looks of this poster, her plan might not have worked out so well. On the bright side,…