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'What If' Stars Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan Overcame Easy Challenges to Make Rom-Com
Seemingly scary situations (improvising, skinny-dipping) turned out to be fun, and the actors along with the movie's writer and director weigh in on the title change from 'The F Word' to 'What If'read...
‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Blowing Out ‘Guardians’ After $25 Million Friday at Box Office
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” raced to an estimated $25 million first day Friday, putting Paramount's pizza-eating comic book reptiles on course for an opening weekend north of $60 mi...
‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Scores $25.6 Mil Friday on Way to $65 Mil Weekend
Cowabunga is right. Paramount’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” more than doubled the box office earnings of Disney-Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” on Friday. The turtle adventure opened...
Is This Teen Actor the Next Aaron Paul?
In Kat Candler's "Hellion," Wiggins goes head-to-head with the "Breaking Bad" star playing the rebellious son to Paul's heavy-drinking father. It's a performance that tears up the ...
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Judge Rules MLB's Antitrust Exemption Doesn't Apply to Television Broadcast Rights
In a fight over how game telecasts are distributed, a judge won't yet let MLB, NHL, Comcast and DirecTV defeat some fans challenging the system.read more
Should Filmmakers Think About Distribution Before They Start Shooting?
Jeff Baena, "Life After Beth": I personally think that filmmakers should just focus on their film and not worry about distribution or the business side of it. You should be an art...
Locarno Review: Sex, Coconuts and Death Distinguish Impressive Debut 'Ventos de Agosto'
There is something of a plot in "Ventos de Agosto" ("August Winds"), the lyrical narrative debut from Brazilian documentarian Gabriel Mascaro, but its main appeal comes from a succ...
Film Review: ‘The Fool’
Frank Capra would approve of “The Fool,” a forceful Russian drama in which a lone plumber stands up to a corrupt system on behalf of the people living in a squalid apartment building.
Film Review: ‘A Hitman’s Solitude Before the Shot’
German helmer Florian Mischa Boder clearly wants this silly-minded misfire, about a contract killer so out of practice he botches his first big assignment, to play like a cross between a classic Blake...
Taylor Swift Is But a Sweet Memory in Jeff Bridges’ Mind in ‘The Giver’ Clip (Video)
The Weinstein Company has released no less than five new short clips in anticipation of the August 15 premiere of “The Giver.” In them, the major players in the dystopic sci-fi film parlay...
Adrien Brody Can't Escape Death as Harry ‘Houdini’ in Miniseries Trailer (Video)
Oscar-winner Adrien Brody is mesmerizing in the trailer for History's “Houdini” miniseries as the master illusionist and escape artist. Harry Houdini made magic cool, and his legend co...
Aunt Jemima Heirs File $2 Billion Lawsuit Against Pepsi and Quaker Oats
D.W. Hunter, the great grandson of Anna Short Harrington, the woman known as Aunt Jemima, has filed a class action lawsuit against PepsiCo, The Quaker Oats Company, Pinnacle Foods Group and The Hillsh...
Attention, Editors: Open Call for the 2015 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship
Submissions for the 2015 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship are now open through September 30, 2014. Now in its fifth year, the Film Editing Fellowship assists emerging documentary editors by ...
Chasing the Truth in Gaza – Fiction, Reality and Outright Lies
Like everyone else, I've been watching the media war surrounding the military conflict in Israel and Gaza with equal fascination and horror. Images of bleeding Palestinian children, of tiny corpse...
Kermit the Frog Auditioned for Hulk, Offers ‘Guardians of the Galaxy's’ Rocket Raccoon Muppets Spot (Video)
Kermit the Frog and Pepe the King Prawn talked about the summer movies they'd seen, supporting their Disney family by singling out “Guardians of the Galaxy.” Kermit went so far as to m...
Seed&Spark Taps Chicken & Egg's Julie Parker Benello and Veritas Prep's Chad Troutwine to Join Board of Directors
Seed&Spark has added two new members to its board of directors: Chicken & Egg Pictures and Gamechanger Films Co-Founder Julie Parker Benello, along with Veritas Prep Producer and Founder&...
Film Review: ‘About Alex’
A pleasant, not particularly inspired entry in that overstuffed subgenre of “Big Chill” knockoffs.
Om Puri’s Long ‘Journey’
“Fat noses have no place in the Hindi film industry,” Om Puri is fond of saying. “But it is not so in the West — otherwise Anthony Quinn would have never been an actor.”
Geena Davis Joins ‘Grey's Anatomy’ for Guest Role
Geena Davis is checking in at Grey Sloan Memorial. “Thelma & Louise” actress Davis has booked a guest-starring arc on the ABC medical drama “Grey's Anatomy” for the ser...
Miles Teller and Analeigh Tipton Can't Escape Each Other in ‘Two Night Stand’ Trailer (Video)
The walk of shame after a one night stand is awkward enough, but it's supposed to signal the beginning of the end of that shame. In the latest trailer for the upcoming comedy “Two Night Stan...

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