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“Emily The Criminal” Screening at the Atlanta Film Festival

April 7, 2022   Comments Off on “Emily The Criminal” Screening at the Atlanta Film Festival   Alerts, Movies

Emily The Criminal will be screening at the 2022 Atlanta Film Festival on Tuesday, April 26th at the Plaza Theater in Atlana.

Other notable features in the festival’s Marquee lineup include much talked about Sundance title “Cha Cha Real Smooth,” “Emily the Criminal” — starring Aubrey Plaza and Theo Rossi — and “Summering,” a new film from Georgia-native James Ponsoldt.

Purchase tickets and learn more about the screening at atlantafilmfestival.com.

Source: 11Alive.com


“Emily The Criminal” Screening at IFFBoston 2022

April 6, 2022   Comments Off on “Emily The Criminal” Screening at IFFBoston 2022   Alerts, Movies

Boston’s foremost film festival, Independent Film Festival Boston, has announced this year’s festival lineup. It runs April 27-May 4. More than 60 films will be screened, including narrative and documentary features and narrative and documentary shorts.

Highlights include the opening-night film, “Emily the Criminal,” starring Aubrey Plaza; “Fire,” directed by Claire Denis; “One Second,” directed by Zhang Yimou; and the documentary “We Feed People,” directed by Ron Howard, about chef José Andrés and World Central Kitchen,

The closing-night film is Dean Fleischer-Camp’s animated feature “Marcel the Shell With Shoes On” — the mollusk movie to end all mollusk movies — which features the voices of Jenny Slate, Isabella Rossellini, and Fleischer-Camp.

This year’s IFFBoston screenings will take place at the Somerville Theatre, Brattle Theatre, Coolidge Corner Theatre, and WBUR CitySpace.

For a full schedule go to iffboston.org.
Source: The Boston Globe


“Spin Me Round” To Premiere at SXSW 2022

February 3, 2022   Comments Off on “Spin Me Round” To Premiere at SXSW 2022   Movies, News

Good news! One of Aubrey’s new fims, Spin Me Round, will be premiering at SXSW 2022! The first screening of the film will be on March 12th at the ZACH Theater in Austin, Texas. Additional showings will occur on March 15th at Alamo Lamar and March 16th at Rollins Theatre at The Long Center. For those of us who can’t make it in-person, the movie will be available for streaming online on March 13th!


Roadside Attractions & Vertical Entertainment Win Rights To “Emily the Criminal”

February 2, 2022   Comments Off on Roadside Attractions & Vertical Entertainment Win Rights To “Emily the Criminal”   Movies, News

Roadside Attractions and Vertical Entertainment have prevailed in a bidding war surrounding the Sundance thriller Emily the Criminal, starring and produced by Aubrey Plaza, claiming North American rights. They’ve slated the film for an exclusive theatrical release this year, with Redbox joining the partnership for home entertainment distribution.

John Patton Ford’s feature directorial debut follows Emily (Plaza), who is saddled with student debt and locked out of the job market due to a minor criminal record. Desperate for income, she takes a shady gig as a “dummy shopper,” buying goods with stolen credit cards supplied by a handsome and charismatic middleman named Youcef (Theo Rossi). Faced with a series of dead-end job interviews, Emily soon finds herself seduced by the quick cash and illicit thrills of black-market capitalism, and increasingly interested in her mentor Youcef. Together, they hatch a plan to bring their business to the next level in Los Angeles.

Source: Deadline Hollywood


Official Trailer for “Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre”

December 9, 2021   Comments Off on Official Trailer for “Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre”   Movies, Videos

The first official trailer for Aubrey’s upcoming movie, Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre, was just released! The film will be out in theaters in 2022 – no official release date has been announced yet. Check it out in the video embedded below!


New Title and Release Date for Upcoming Guy Ritchie Film

September 29, 2021   Comments Off on New Title and Release Date for Upcoming Guy Ritchie Film   Movies, News

The upcoming movie by Guy Richie starring Jason Statham and Aubrey Plaza is now called Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre and will be in theaters on theaters January 21, 2022!

In the film, super-spy Orson Fortune (Jason Statham) must track down and stop the sale of a deadly new weapons technology wielded by billionaire arms broker Greg Simmonds (Hugh Grant). Reluctantly teamed with some of the world’s best operatives (Aubrey Plaza, Cary Elwes, Bugzy Malone), Fortune and his crew recruit Hollywood’s biggest movie star Danny Francesco (Josh Hartnett) to help them on their globe-trotting undercover mission to save the world.

Source: Collider


Aubrey Plaza To Star and Produce “Emily The Criminal”

August 21, 2021   Comments Off on Aubrey Plaza To Star and Produce “Emily The Criminal”   Movies, News

Another new movie role for Aubrey Plaza was announced this week! She is set to star and produce the film, Emily The Criminal, which tells the “story of Emily, who is down on her luck and saddled with debt who gets involved in a credit card scam that pulls her into the criminal underworld of Los Angeles, ultimately leading to deadly consequences.” The film recently wrapped filming in Los Angeles and will be released in 2022.

Source: Deadline Hollywood


Trailer for “Best Sellers”

August 21, 2021   Comments Off on Trailer for “Best Sellers”   Movies, Videos

The trailer for Best Sellers, starring Aubrey Plaza, Sir Michael Caine, Ellen Wong, Scott Speedman, and Cary Elwes has been released! The movie will be released in theaters and through VOD starting September 17th.


“Best Sellers” to Be Released in September 2021

July 12, 2021   Comments Off on “Best Sellers” to Be Released in September 2021   Movies, News

One of Aubrey’s new projects, Best Sellers, was acquired by the company Screen Media for all U.S. rights. The movie also stars cinema legend Michael Caine and is directed by Lina Roessler. It was announced that Screen Media plans to release Best Sellers in September 2021.

“Best Sellers” centers on an ambitious young editor (Plaza) who decides to try to save the flailing publishing house her father left her by going on a book tour with the bitter, hard-drinking author (Caine) who helped establish the company several decades and an ocean of booze ago.

Source: Variety


Aubrey Plaza Joins Cast of Indie Comedy “Spin Me Round”

May 6, 2021   Comments Off on Aubrey Plaza Joins Cast of Indie Comedy “Spin Me Round”   Movies, News

Aubrey Plaza has joined the cast of the indie comedy Spin Me Round, which is co-written by Aubrey’s friend Alison Brie and Aubrey’s boyfriend Jeff Baena.

Alison Brie plays the manager of the Bakersfield, California franchise of the Italian chain eatery Tuscan Grove. She wins an all-expenses trip to the company’s gorgeous “institute” outside of Florence, Italy, and the chance to meet the restaurant chain’s wealthy and charismatic owner (Nivola). Along with a mismatched group of local American franchise managers, Amber finds a far different adventure than the romantic fantasy she had imagined.

Production of the film will begin in June on location in Italy.

Source: Deadline Hollywood