I guess even possessing an Oscar or two can’t keep you from getting the shaft from The Man. Because no less than three Oscar winners find themselves out of a gig in the new trailer for The Company Men, which is now over at Yahoo! Movies. Directed by John Wells, the film stars Ben Affleck, Chris Cooper, Kevin Costner, Tommy Lee Jones, Rosemarie DeWitt, Maria Bello and Craig T. Nelson. It tells the story of three men, Bobby Walker (Affleck), Phil Woodward (Cooper) and Gene McClary (Jones), who have to reassess their lives when they are suddenly out of their jobs due to corporate downsizing. White collar hotshot Walker soon finds himself drywalling houses with his brother-in-law, played by Costner. It premieres October 22nd.
When filming “I Love Lucy” producers used tactics to make Ethel, Lucy’s foil, uglier on screen than she was in real life. This was done to put the focus on Lucy. A similar tactic seems to have been used in 2020’s Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn, by not giving any of the supporting actresses … Continue reading — By Sushi-X