News

FilMart: ‘Two Thumbs Up’ Gets Go Ahead
Hong Kong crime thriller is a steal.
Malaysia Turns on Studios and Rebate Incentive Scheme
HONG KONG – Asia’s newest studios in Malaysia are open for business – and so too is its new production rebate system. Malaysia’s sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional has set up a subsid...
Number of Frequent Young Moviegoers Plummets in 2013
The number of frequent moviegoers in the all-important 18-24 age group plunged an unprecedented 21% in 2013, according to MPAA annual statistics released Tuesday at Cinemacon, while attendance in the ...
‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Actor to Co-star With Bradley Cooper in ‘American Sniper’ (EXCLUSIVE)
“Fifty Shades of Grey” and “True Blood” thesp Luke Grimes is in final negotiations to co-star with Bradley Cooper in Warner Bros.’ “American Sniper.” Sienna M...
Insiders: James Goldston Is 95 Percent Likely to Succeed Ben Sherwood at ABC News
The industry was buzzing Monday with the news that Ben Sherwood would replace Anne Sweeney as the head of Disney-ABC's television properties – and just 24 hours later it's pretty clear ...
Quentin Tarantino Accuses Gawker of Fabricating Story About Leaked Script
Quentin Tarantino has accused Gawker Media of fabricating a news story about a leaked copy of his script ”The Hateful Eight” in order to justify linking to a copy of it. In a filing Mon...
Quentin Tarantino Bashes Gawker's Journalistic Ethics in Script Leak Lawsuit
Quentin Tarantino: Oscar-winning filmmaker, occasional actor, and now, journalistic ethicist. Back in January, Tarantino announced that he was nixing his plans to make “The Hateful Eight” ...
‘Unbroken': Universal Pins Oscar Hopes on Angelina Jolie
Universal Pictures is pinning its Oscar hopes on Angelina Jolie and “Unbroken,” the inspiring true story of Olympic athlete and World War II prisoner of war Louis Zamperini. The studio fi...
History's Period Hit 'Vikings' is Renewed for a Third Season
The History channel has just ordered a 10-episode third season of its hit series “Vikings.” There are six episodes remaining in its current second season, which will come to a close Thursday, May ...
News Thumbnail
Target Is Washington's Poster Child for Data Breach Debate
Target is quickly becoming the poster child for Washington policymakers anxious to find a solution to curb the growing number of data breaches that steal and compromise the personal information of m...
Watch: Fox Brings Back Jack Bauer in the Trailer for New Miniseries '24: Live Another Day'
On May 5th, Fox is bringing back "24" hero Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) for a 12-hour miniseries that will find the character still operating in real time -- we just won't be seeing every singl...
Former WGA Prez Patric Verrone’s Senate Campaign Raises Less, Spends Less Than Rivals
Former Writers Guild of America West president Patric M. Verrone has raised nearly $44,753 for his campaign for the California State Senate and spent $12,052 — far smaller amounts than his rival...
News Thumbnail
Everything We Know We Learned From Television: Vol. 13
THR's chief TV critic shares his thoughts on not watching "How I Met Your Mother," not liking the execution of the twist on "The Good Wife" and other cranky topics. Plus: Loving Oprah's aura.read more...
Nancy Grace Has Porn Freakout Over Oscar Pistorius: ‘He Was Trolling Up the Internet!’ (Video)
Nancy Grace went on a porn tirade during a discussion of the Oscar Pistorius trial on “Good Morning America” Tuesday. Chief legal affairs anchor Dan Abrams was pointing out that witnesses ...
News Thumbnail
'24: Live Another Day' New Action-Packed Trailer, Poster Debut (Video)
Fox releases a minute-long teaser touting the 12-episode revival premiering May 5.read more
‘Downton Abbey’ Alum Brian Percival to Direct AMC's ‘Knifeman’
AMC has found its “Knifeman” and “Galyntine” directors. “Downton Abbey” director Brian Percival (above) will head up the basic cable network's pilot for “...
Hong Kong Film Review: ‘Monsterz’
Hideo Nakata's latest thriller is a middling remake of the 2010 South Korean thriller "Haunters."
Brian Henson on His New Reality Show, the ‘Fraggle Rock’ Movie and More
On Tuesday night, Syfy premieres “Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge,” a reality series akin to “Project Runway” with 10 designers scrambling to make the next Yoda instead of an overflowin...
Hollywood Worried Russian Sanctions Could Spark Quota Backlash
Hollywood studios are worried that U.S. economic sanctions against Russia may lead to a backlash that would limit the number of American movies distributed in one of its fastest-growing international ...
News Thumbnail
'Everest Jump Live': Joby Ogwyn Reveals Terrifying Moment Atop the Mountain (Exclusive Video)
The Hollywood Reporter has an exclusive clip from Discovery's forthcoming special in which he will attempt the first wingsuit flight off the summit of Mount Everest. read more

Pages