Movie News: Look Who's the New 'Annie;' 'Twilight' Tops Razzie Awards; First Look at De Niro and Stallone in 'Grudge Match'

Movie News: Look Who's the New 'Annie;' 'Twilight' Tops Razzie Awards; First Look at De Niro and Stallone in 'Grudge Match'

Feb 25, 2013

Quvenzhane Wallis (Photo by Jason Merritt / Getty Images)

Annie: Academy Award nominee Quvenzhané Wallis, age nine, may not have taken home an Oscar for her performance in Beasts of the Southern Wild, but the sun will definitely come out for her… tomorrow! As previously rumored, the young actress has been cast to play the lead role in Annie, the new musical version coming from writer-director Will Gluck and producers Will Smith and Jay-Z. The movie is due in theaters around Christmas 2014. [Reuters; Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images]

Grudge Match: Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone star as retired boxers who reunite for one final fight in Grudge Match, due in theaters on November 15. A new behind-the-scenes photo reveals the first look at the famed thespian boxers in the ring. Alan Arkin, Kim Basinger and Kevit Hart also star. [Robin Lopez via Coming Soon]

Grudge Match

Razzie Awards: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 was a big award winner over the weekend -- but, alas, not the coveted little gold men. The final installment of the popular series won seven Razzies, including Worst Picture, Worst Actress (Kristen Stewart), Worst Supporting Actor (Taylor Lautner), and Worst Screen Couple (Lautner and young Mackenzie Foy). Adam Sandler was named Worst Actor for That’s My Boy, while Rihanna was named Worst Supporting Actress for Battleship. [The Associated Press]

No Place on Earth Trailer: A cave in the Ukraine yields a secret kept hidden since World War II in Janet Tobias’ documentary No Place on Earth. A new trailer is absorbing and intriguing, delving into a real-life story, featuring eyewitness accounts. The movie opens on April 5. [First Showing]

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