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TV Review: ‘Partners’
Every bit as generic as its title, “Partners” is the latest big-name-toplined (Kelsey Grammer, Martin Lawrence) throwback, courtesy of Debmar-Mercury’s 10/90 model, which predicates whether a se...
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'Guardians of the Galaxy': The Comic Book Origins of the Bad Guys
Thanos, Nebula and Ronan have been menacing the Marvel comic book universe for decades now. Find out where they got their start ahead of their cinematic debut.read more
Indie Box Office Preview: Can James Franco Get Audiences To See 'God'?
The indie box office has been surging as of late, with "Boyhood" (expanding to over 311 theaters this weekend), "Magic In The Moonlight," "A Most Wanted Man" and "Be...
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Watch Julia Roberts Recite 'Pretty Woman,' 'Notting Hill' Lines From Memory
The actress also reveals which of her recent movies caused her kids to get mad at her.read more
Stephen Colbert Sees No Pro-Israel Bias on CNN's ‘The Situation Kibbutz’ (Video)
Stephen Colbert examined whether news organizations are biased in their coverage of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict Thursday, declaring that he personally saw no bias on CNN's “The Situatio...
The Top 40 Best and Worst Actors Playing Musicians Before ‘Get On Up’ (Photos)
The post The Top 40 Best and Worst Actors Playing Musicians Before ‘Get On Up’ (Photos) appeared first on TheWrap.
Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: July 25-Aug. 1
By car or by boat, brands are trying out new vehicles this week to drive consumers down the path to purchase. Only one of them is actually selling an automobile—German compact-car maker Smart....
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How 'Into the Storm' Built a Better Tornado on a Budget
After VFX house Rhythm & Hues filed for bankruptcy protection, director Steven Quale went hands-on.read more
How Much Will Piracy of ‘The Expendables 3' Cost Lionsgate?
A leaked copy of Lionsgate's “The Expendables 3” will cost the studio millions in revenue at the box office, experts in intellectual property and piracy tell TheWrap. People have downl...
The Downside of Measuring the Social Impact of Documentary Films
Earlier this year, the firm that I founded, Aggregate, partnered with the organizers of the True/False Film Fest to conduct a survey of the filmmakers whose films screened at the Fest in 2014. True/Fa...
‘Daily Show’ Takes on the NFL and Its Fans’ Horrible Track Record of Ethics and Hypocrisy (Video)
The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video ArchiveThe most depressing part of the “Daily Show” segment on the NFL's latest transgressi...
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'Jurassic World' Star Chris Pratt Peers Through Bars in New Photo
Is he looking into a cage? If so, at what?read more
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Mazda Rolls Out New Miata via Fashion Rocks Microsite
Mazda is launching a new microsite today that will unveil the 2016 MX-5 Miata roadster. The site will be tied to Fashion Rocks, a live TV show celebrating the world of fashion and music, t...
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Who Is the New Denzel? Hollywood Struggles to Launch Next Black Stars
As "Get On Up" hits theaters, all eyes are on the next generation.read more
Julia Roberts and Jimmy Fallon Threw Big Balls at Each Other's Faces, and It Got Ugly (Video)
In the latest edition of Jimmy Fallon Gets An A-List Celebrity to Debase His or Herself, Julia Roberts took a couple of big plastic balls to the kisser. Yep, even America's Sweetheart is now clamo...
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'Get On Up': What the Critics Are Saying
Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in 'The Help' director Tate Taylor's biopic, produced by Mick Jagger.read more
Judy McGrath, Former CEO of MTV Networks, Joins Amazon’s Board
Judy McGrath, former CEO of MTV Networks, has been elected to Amazon.com’s board of directors effective Oct. 1, the company said. McGrath also was appointed to the Amazon board’s leadershi...
Here Are All the Movies Opening Today, August 1st. What Will You See?
Here are the films opening theatrically in the U.S. the week of Friday, August 1st. (Synopses provided by distributor unless listed otherwise.) 4 Minute Mile Director: Charles-Olivier Michaud Ca...
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U.S. Studios Deploy More Executive Firepower to China
UPDATED: As Hollywood increasingly looks to China, executives who understand the culture and business practices there have become incredibly valuable. read more
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'Guardians of the Galaxy': What the Critics Are Saying
James Gunn's Marvel film stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close and Benicio del Toro.read more

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