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Mondelez Taps QuizUp to Mobilize On-Pack Codes
For years, packaged-goods brands have relied on marketing tactics that ask consumers to cut out the codes found on packages to drive sales. In exchange for mailing in these codes, shoppers typically ...
Game On, On Screen: 5 TV Shows With Video Game Crossovers
"Are you coming to bed?" His hands never leave the controller. His eyes never shift from the screen as he pulls the trigger. "I'll be right there" comes stumbling out of his mouth...
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Led by Tesla, Luxe Plug-In Cars Are Electrifying Hollywood
Tesla's Model S, Hollywood's dominant status ride, is getting its first real competition from new luxe electrics by BMW, Mercedes, Porsche and Cadillac. read more
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Chelsea Clinton Exits NBC News
The former first daughter had a reported salary of $600,000 annuallyread more
Stephen Colbert Tackles Media's Coverage of ISIS: ‘TV, Scare Me ‘Til It's Brown Down Town’ (Video)
The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video ArchiveStephen Colbert mocked the new media's coverage Thursday of ISIS, the terrorist group that behe...
Korea’s Studio Mir Inks Multi-Series Deal With DreamWorks Animation
South Korean animation firm, Studio Mir has forged a 4-year contract with DreamWorks Animation spanning four animated TV series.
Venice Film Review: ‘Black Souls’
A trio of brothers with three different outlooks converge on their ancestral town, where a blood feud threatens to turn into all-out war, in Francesco Munzi’s “Black Souls.” Calabria’s mafia, ...
Wong Kar-wai’s ‘Grandmaster’ to Release in 3D in October (EXCLUSIVE)
Iconic director likely to deliver a new version. Distributor says there is unfulfilled audience demand.
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Venice: '99 Homes' Stars Andrew Garfield and Michael Shannon Talk Real Estate Concerns
Director Ramin Bahrani also advocates for "good cinema" to keep the world from "vanish[ing] into one final, vulgar and obscene selfie"read more
Here Are All the Movies Opening Today, August 29 (and a Few From Wednesday). What Will You See?
Here are the films opening theatrically in the U.S. the week of Friday, August 29. (Synopses provided by distributor unless listed otherwise.) The November Man Director: Roger Donaldson Cast: Pi...
Sundance Selects Picks Up Ethan Hawke-Directed 'Seymour: An Introduction'
On the eve of the Telluride Film Festival, Sundance Selects has picked up the U.S. and Latin American distribution rights for the new music documentary "Seymour: An Introduction," directed b...
Jimmy Kimmel Baffled By Reaction to ‘Friends’ Sketch: ‘We Were Clearly Acting’ (Video)
So many people thought that Jennifer Aniston wasn't in on the joke during Wednesday's “Friends” reunion on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” that the host had to stress that she was...
ABC's Diversity Push: Can it Put the Network Back on Top?
Every network says it celebrates diversity. But ABC is going harder than any other broadcaster this season, airing three comedies in which race isn't just in the background, but right out front. I...
Venice Review: Caleb Landry Jones Anchors Safdies' Must-See Junkie Drama 'Heaven Knows What'
Many filmmakers attempt to tell stories set in New York City that fit the setting, but sibling directors Joshua and Benny Safdie thrive on it. Their first two features, "The Pleasure of Being Rob...
Ferguson Sued for $40 Million for Response to Protests
A federal lawsuit filed Thursday accuses Ferguson, Mo., and St. Louis County police of using excessive force and falsely arresting innocent bystanders as they attempted to calm protests and unrest aft...
Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 22-29
There was plenty of star power in this week's collection of best commercials, and it was mostly put to comic use. Ricky Gervais, Johnny Manziel and Jean-Claude Van Damme also turned in amusing p...
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Snuggle, Jockey, Jolly Time Get Nostalgic in New Ads
Vintage. Classic. Throwback Thursday (#tbt). Flashback Friday (#fbf). It’s hip to be nostalgic these days. And the comfort foods and brands that have thrived through the generations—in ...
Steve Carell’s ‘Foxcatcher’ to Receive Gala Premiere at London Film Festival
LONDON — “Foxcatcher” will receive its U.K. premiere at the 58th BFI London Film Festival, where it will be the event’s American Express Gala screening. The film’s stars Steve Carell and...
Venice Film Review: ‘She’s Funny That Way’
Screwball comedy was already a retro affair when Peter Bogdanovich mastered it in 1972 with “What's Up, Doc?.” 42 years later, that ageless throwback is the standard to which the director aspires ...
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'She's Funny That Way': Venice Review
Peter Bogdanovich returns to screwball comedy and an intricate web of romantic complications with his first feature in more than a decaderead more