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CS Video: Irresistible Interview with Rose Byrne

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Video: Irresistible interview with Rose Byrne ComingSoon.net got the opportunity to chat with Rose Byrne (Mrs. America, Like a Boss) to discuss her role in Jon Stewart’s political satire Irresistible, in which she stars alongside Steve Carrell (The Morning Show). The interview can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: CS Video: Irresistible Interview with Chris Cooper & Mackenzie Davis! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStan...
Tags: Movies, Wisconsin, Jon Stewart, Rose Byrne, Steve Carell, Emmy, Natasha Lyonne, Steve Carrell, JON STEWART Rosewater, Chris Cooper, Jacob Chase, Dede Gardner Jeremy Kleiner, Mackenzie Davis Halt, Lila Yacoub, Sexes Golden Globe, New Black American Pie


‘Zootopia’ and ‘The Avengers’ Lead the Pandemic Box Office

There’s nothing better to inject some life into the pandemic box office than a little bit of Disney magic. The Disney catalog joined Universal films in playing in the few theaters that are still open while the majority of the country’s 5,900 theaters remain closed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Disney’s Zootopia led the pandemic box office this week, followed closely by Marvel’s The Avengers, both taking in grosses in the $200,000 range — still meager earnings for the struggling bo...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Indiana, Jon Stewart, Box Office, Warner Bros, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Paramount, Zootopia, Disney/Pixar, The-Avengers, Pandemic Box Office, Batman Harry Potter, Focus Features Irresistible


Blue Bayou: Focus Features Acquires Worldwide Rights to Justin Chon’s Drama

Blue Bayou: Focus Features Acquires Worldwide Rights to Justin Chon’s Drama Focus Features has acquired worldwide rights to Justin Chon’s Blue Bayou from MACRO and Entertainment One (eOne) out of Cannes’ virtual market. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSiz...
Tags: Movies, United States, Jon Stewart, Cannes, Alicia Vikander, Justin, Focus Features, ALICIA, Mark O'Brien, Blue Bayou, Movie News, Peter Kujawski, Frazer Harrison Getty, Chon, Justin Chon, Universal Pictures International


Fox News Hosts Push Trump’s Bogus Claim That Biden Pre-Screened Questions

Fox News hosts Melissa Francis and Lisa “Kennedy” Montgomery suggested on Wednesday that former Vice President Joe Biden was fed questions and read his answers off a teleprompter during a recent news conference, echoing President Donald Trump’s bogus accusations.Following the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee’s Tuesday afternoon press conference, which concluded with a Fox News reporter asking Biden about his supposed cognitive decline, the president took to Twitter to claim Biden “kne...
Tags: News, Stephen Colbert, Joe Biden, Fox, Jon Stewart, Fox News, Francis, Biden, Seattle, Donald Trump, Kennedy, Montgomery, Trump, Howard Kurtz, Melissa Francis, Michael Flynn


June 30 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

June 30 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to ComingSoon.net’s June 30 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! We’ve highlighted this week’s releases in detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon! New Movies on Blu-ray/DVD Force of Nature In this thunderous action-thriller, Mel Gibson, Emile Hirsch, and Kate Bosworth join forces to battle a deadly gang of thieves as a brutal hurricane engulfs the city. PB ...
Tags: Japan, TV, London, Movies, Horror, Orson Welles, Digital, America, Los Angeles, San Francisco, United States, TV News, Wisconsin, Diana, Jon Stewart, Steve Carell


Hasan Minhaj to POC Creatives: ‘Now Is the Time … Go for It’

Earlier this year, Hasan Minhaj had the sixth season of his Netflix show “Patriot Act” prepped and ready: research books had been set, graphics rendered and animations made to fill the screens the comedian and political commentator usually stands in front of for his weekly show. But just as Minhaj and crew were about to […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Jon Stewart, Hasan Minhaj, Minhaj, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, Variety After-Show


Kayleigh McEnany: Trump ‘Didn’t Hear’ White Power Clip but Shared It to Stand With ‘Demonized’ Supporters

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Monday morning told Fox News that the reason why President Donald Trump tweeted a video featuring one of his supporters chanting “white power” is that he was trying to voice support for his “demonized” supporters.The president sparked intense backlash on Sunday morning when he shared a clip of residents of Central Florida senior community The Villages confronting protesters. At the beginning of the clip, one of the residents repeatedly shouts out t...
Tags: Florida, News, White House, Cnn, Jon Stewart, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Nixon, Scott, Sen Tim Scott R SC, Kayleigh McEnany, Ainsley Earhardt, Earhardt, McEnany, Judd Deere


"Gervais cannot understand why supporting free-speech will make him a rightwinger."

"... '[H]e declined to back away from any of his anti-woke jokes, his discussion of the n-word at a comics’ roundtable, or his insistence that everybody is fair game for mockery. To hold otherwise would be to grant classes of people special protections — comedy "privilege." He won’t do it.'... The same reasons Gervais is now a public enemy for the liberal-left, even though he is an atheist who votes for the Labour party, is the same reason Tucker Carlson is hated, or the reason Donald Trump and ...
Tags: Comedy, Law, Oxford, Ricky Gervais, Jon Stewart, Boris Johnson, Donald Trump, Labour Party, Joe, Tucker Carlson, Jon, Gervais, Joe Rogan, New York Billionaire, Ann Althouse, Class Politics


Joe Rogan and Jon Stewart enthuse about the protests turning into something "foundational."

It seems different this time, they say.One thing that's different is that it happened on top of the coronavirus lockdown. It's been something of a national nervous breakdown. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Law, Protests, Jon Stewart, Joe Rogan, Ann Althouse, Post-coronavirus Culture, George Floyd


New Movies to Watch This Week: ‘Eurovision Song Contest,’ ‘Irresistible’

This weekend sees a trio of new comedies arriving to streaming and video-on-demand platforms, taking viewers to the disparate worlds of European songwriting competitions to the campaign trail to tactical espionage. Six years after his debut feature “Rosewater” released, Jon Stewart has re-emerged with his second film, “Irresistible,” and reunited with his “The Daily Show” […]
Tags: News, Jon Stewart, Rosewater, Lists, Eurovision, Irresistible, My Spy


One Reason Jon Stewart’s Excited By Irresistible Going Straight To Homes

John Stewart has thoughts about the movie's at home release.
Tags: Religion, Jon Stewart, John Stewart


Jon Stewart says he doesn't remember Republicans being mad about erasing history when the Saddam Hussein statue was toppled in Baghdad

On "The Daily Social Distancing Show with Trevor Noah", Jon Stewart lampooned Republicans' hypocrisy over tearing down Confederate statues.
Tags: News, Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah, Saddam Hussein, Baghdad


Irresistible Review

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Tags: Movies, America, Movie Reviews, Marine, Jon Stewart, Rose Byrne, Rosewater, Steve Carell, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Trevor Noah, Gary, Ortiz, Stewart, Cooper, Golden Globe


Jon Stewart's legacy still looms large in latenight, five years later

Jon Stewart walked away from "The Daily Show" almost five years ago, and a lot of fans still miss seeing him four nights a week. Assessing his legacy, however, goes beyond his shift into directing movies, including what he has accomplished off screen, and the roster of successors who cut their teeth on his show.
Tags: Cnn, Jon Stewart


Trump Seems Resigned Biden Will Win: ‘He’s Going to Be Your President’

For the second time this week, President Donald Trump appeared almost resigned to the idea that former Vice President Joe Biden will beat him in November, telling Fox News’ Sean Hannity that Biden “is going to be president because some people don’t love me.”During a town hall in key swing state Wisconsin, Trump fell back on his well-worn attack lines against his Democratic opponent, painting Biden as too old and suffering from cognitive decline.“Whenever he does talk, he can’t put two sentences ...
Tags: News, Stephen Colbert, China, Joe Biden, Arizona, Wisconsin, Jon Stewart, Fox News, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Sean Hannity, Wisconsin Trump, Biden Will Win


What to stream this weekend: Jon Stewart's political 'Irresistible,' Will Ferrell's horrid 'Eurovision'

With theaters closed, new films are streaming. Out this weekend: Jon Stewart's satire 'Irresistible' with Steve Carell and Netflix's 'Eurovision.'          [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Netflix, Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Usa Today, Ferrell


Jon Stewart tackles the union of money and politics in 'Irresistible'

Jon Stewart resurfaces with a politically savvy directorial effort, "Irresistible," that's a bit too heavy-handed to live up to its title. Delving into the corrosive influence of money on politics, Stewart's second film exhibits passion for its topic and cleverly registers an important point before it's over, but labors too much getting there.
Tags: Cnn, Jon Stewart, Stewart


Jon Stewart tackles money and politics in 'Irresistible'

Jon Stewart resurfaces with a politically savvy directorial effort, "Irresistible," that's a bit too heavy-handed to live up to its title. Delving into the corrosive influence of money on politics, Stewart's second film exhibits passion for its topic and cleverly registers an important point before it's over, but labors too much getting there.
Tags: News, Stories, Jon Stewart, Stewart


Stewart has this regret from 'Daily Show'

Comedian Jon Stewart admits his late-night show "The Daily show" didn't do enough to address diversity and regrets having a mostly white male staff.
Tags: News, Stories, Jon Stewart, Stewart


Jon Stewart has this regret from 'The Daily Show'

Comedian Jon Stewart admits his late-night show "The Daily show" didn't do enough to address diversity and regrets having a mostly white male staff.
Tags: News, Stories, Jon Stewart


Jon Stewart says he regrets having mostly white male staff on show

Comedian Jon Stewart admits his late-night show "The Daily show" didn't do enough to address diversity and regrets having a mostly white male staff.
Tags: News, Stories, Jon Stewart


Jon Stewart Gives Lukewarm Support to Joe Biden, Says America Is Seeing Itself for Who it Is

Former TV host-turned-filmmaker Jon Stewart used a Wednesday night visit to Stephen Colbert’s “A Late Show” to first dig at, and then warm to, presidential candidate Joe Biden. “Biden was not my guy. Wasn’t even in the top four,” Stewart said. “I was more of a Sanders moron.” “But having watched him on (Colbert’s “A […]
Tags: News, Stephen Colbert, America, Joe Biden, Colbert, Jon Stewart, Biden, Stewart


Jon Stewart Admits He Failed At Diversity When Hiring ‘Daily Show’ Staff

On a radio show, the former talk show host said he could do better to improve representation in comedy and the media.
Tags: News, Jon Stewart


Jon Stewart talks 'Irresistible' political twists, explains that Steve Carell face lick

Jon Stewart goes comedic with his second political movie, 'Irresistible,' which reunites him with former 'Daily Show' correspondent Steve Carell.          [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Usa Today


Enter ComingSoon’s Irresistible Digital Movie Giveaway!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Enter ComingSoon’s Irresistible Digital Movie Giveaway! Focus Features is providing ComingSoon.net with 5 complimentary FandangoNow digital codes for Irresistible, writer and director Jon Stewart’s upcoming comedy starring Steve Carell and Rose Byrne. All you have to do to win is email your name with the subject “IRRESISTIBLE” to: [email protected] PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefre...
Tags: Giveaways, Movies, Wisconsin, Jon Stewart, Rose Byrne, Steve Carell, Emmy, Natasha Lyonne, Focus Features, JON STEWART Rosewater, Chris Cooper, ComingSoon, Movie News, Jacob Chase, Dede Gardner Jeremy Kleiner, Mackenzie Davis Halt


‘Irresistible’ Review: Jon Stewart’s New Political Comedy is Shockingly Toothless

We’re nearly five years removed from the last time that Jon Stewart hosted The Daily Show , a departure that seemed almost deliberately timed to coincide with the rise of Donald Trump from a loud, know-nothing right-wing presidential candidate to a loud, know-nothing right-wing president. Fans of Stewart’s may have wondered in the last half-decade how he would’ve responded to the even nastier shift in right-wing politics and the D.C. machine. You can breathe easy – Stewart’s second director...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Stephen Colbert, Cnn, Features, Movie Reviews, Hillary Clinton, Washington Dc, Wisconsin, Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Dc, Jack, Donald Trump, Trump, Midwest


6 times that Jon Stewart's new politics comedy 'Irresistible' has a Wisconsin accent

Politically divided Wisconsin is finally getting its closeup. "Irresistible," a comedy starring Steve Carell, opens in theaters and on demand June 26.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Wisconsin, Jon Stewart, Steve Carell, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel