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Trailers From Hell kicks off 'Hellection' week with classic political drama A Face in the Crowd

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In director Elia Kazan’s 1957 political drama A Face in the Crowd, the great Andy Griffith plays a character who becomes a hugely influential political figure by appealing to a television audience he secretly despises.

Did this Budd Schulberg-penned classic in any way foreshadow the 2016 election? You might very well think that — we couldn’t possibly comment.

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Bill Hader plays Roger Corman in The Man With Kaleidoscope Eyes script reading — exclusive photos

As a director, producer, debonair cultural provocateur, and incubator of great movie talent, the now 90-year-old Roger Corman has led (and continues to lead) the kind of life which itself deserves to be immortalized on the big screen. That, at least, is the opinion of filmmaker Joe Dante (Gremlins, The ‘Burbs), who has spent a decade trying to make The Man with Kaleidoscope Eyes, which details the production of 1967’s acid-drenched, Corman-directed cult classic, The Trip.

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Bill Hader to play Roger Corman in script reading for planned biopic

Bill Hader is set to play Roger Corman at a reading of the script for The Man With Kaleidoscope Eyes, an as-yet-unproduced biopic of the legendary director-producer, it was announced today. The reading is part of this year’s SpectreFest, in L.A., which starts Oct. 7 and is a collaboration between Cinefamily and the indie-horror company SpectreVision.

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Ashley Greene is dying for some loving in exclusive scene from Burying the Ex

People often try to revive dead relationships. But what if the person doing so is deceased as well? That’s the set up for Burying the Ex, the new supernatural horror-comedy from the great Joe Dante (Gremlins, The Howling, The ‘Burbs) that debuts in theaters and on VOD and iTunes June 19.

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Ashley Greene won't stay dead in trailer for horror-comedy Burying the Ex

In the new horror-comedy Burying the Ex, Twilight franchise star Ashley Greene plays a woman named Evelyn who just can’t take a hint—that she’s dead. Directed by the great Joe Dante (Gremlins, The Howling, The ‘Burbs) the film costars Anton Yelchin as Greene’s former boyfriend whose attempts to woo a character played by Alexandria Daddario are complicated by Evelyn’s (zombified) reappearance in his life.

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Ashley Greene and Anton Yelchin zom-com 'Burying the Ex': A chance to visit set, plus a first look -- EXCLUSIVE

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You know the story: Boy meets girl. Boy and girl fall in love. Girl dies and comes back as a zombie.

Well, that’s the story of Burying the Ex, a new romantic zombie comedy, or zom-com, as the cast and crew call it, starring  Ashley Greene (Twilight) and Anton Yelchin (Star Trek). EW was on set for an exclusive first look and a chance to talk with the stars and director.

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