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The Year's First Oscar Hopefuls Stake a Claim (Analysis)
THR's awards analyst recaps the standouts from Sundance, Cannes and everything in between and ponders which movies might have the staying power to contend for nominations more than six months from now...
Review: 'Penny Dreadful' Lacks Drama and Scares in its Finale, But Leaves Hope for Season 2
These past eight episodes of Showtime's "Penny Dreadful" have been pretty hit or miss. Yes, we were given a transfixing séance scene, a steamy -- and unexpected -- sequence between tw...
‘Covert Affairs’ Season 5 Sneak Peek: Can Annie Trust Ryan McQuaid?
“Covert Affairs” Season 5 kicked off with a bang — literally — after an explosion took out the DPD’s secret Chicago office in last week’s premiere, but while Annie ...
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TV Ratings: 'Reckless' Fizzles
Despite a strong lead-in from the night's top performer, "Big Brother," the new CBS drama falters out of the gate. read more
Top 10 Indies in the iTunes Store This Week: 'They Came Together' and 'Under The Skin' Hit The List
Each Monday, we present you with the most up-to-date list of the top 10 indie movies in the iTunes store, combining rentals and purchases. This week, Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel"...
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Broadway-Bound 'First Wives Club' Musical Sets Chicago Tryout
TV veteran Linda Bloodworth-Thomason will adapt the book, with a score by Motown songwriting team Holland-Dozier-Holland that features original songs and classics.read more
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Sneaky Facebook Study on Users' Emotions Draws Ire
If you use Facebook and found yourself momentarily feeling either better or worse in early 2012, an algorithm may have caused your shift in mood. And that's what has some social media users upse...
Warner Bros. to Expand Leavesden Studios as ‘Tarzan’ Starts Filming
Two years after planting a flag in the U.K. with the opening of Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, Warner Bros. will expand its facilities there with three new sound stages and an additional 100,000 squa...
You'll Take Channing Tatum Seriously in The First Poster for 'Foxcatcher'
After performing to raves at Cannes, Bennett Miller's based-on-a-true-story drama "Foxcatcher," has gotten its first poster, courtesy of People.com. The powerful image features a hulking Cha...
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Cost Per App Install Is 30 Percent Less Than Expected On Twitter, Lyft Says
Twitter is starting to sell app install ads to all, and the car service Lyft said that these campaigns cost 30 percent less to acquire a new customer than the company planned. The social messaging c...
‘Rising Star’ Falls, ‘Reckless’ Punchless in Premiere Sunday
CBS’ “Big Brother” was the top draw among young adults on the broadcast networks Sunday, but the net couldn’t keep all that many around for the debut of drama “Reckless&#...
‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice': First Look at Henry Cavill Returning as Clark Kent (Photo)
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” director Zack Snyder gave fans the first glimpse of Ben Affleck's Batman in May over Twitter, and on Monday, another Twitter account gave fans the ...
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Amanda Bynes' Bong-Tossing Case Dismissed
The actress has complied with a judge's requirements that she stay out of trouble for six months and go to counseling twice a week.read more
First ‘To Be Takei’ Trailer Dives Into George Takei's Past and Personal Triumphs (Video)
George Takei has already taken over your Facebook feed. Now, it's time for him to take over your TV screens and movie theaters … again. See video: Sundance: George Takei Compares Anti-Gay M...
Ratings: CBS’ ‘Reckless’ Premieres Weak
CBS and ABC tied for first in ratings on Sunday night, with the former breaking the deadlock with viewers. CBS’ debut of “Reckless” scored a soft 0.7 rating in the key demo, while th...
George Zimmerman Loses NBC Defamation Suit
A judge has ruled against George Zimmerman in his defamation suit against NBC. Zimmerman, whose killing of Trayvon Martin set off a national debate about racism and stand-your-ground laws, had accused...
CNN Tweet Asking Viewers If ‘Jose Should Be Deported’ Raises Eyebrows
During Sunday's broadcast of CNN's film “Documented,” a documentary about the struggles of undocumented journalist Jose Antonio Vargas, the network sent out a tweet asking viewers ...
China’s Huayi Raises $87 million From Stake Sale
Company expands war chest for acquisitions.
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'Rising Star' Recap: West Coast Voting Actually Saves Contestants
An off-Broadway star, a cattle farmer, a private investigator, a harp player and a disabled YouTube star sing (and rap) in attempts to raise the Wall.read more
Nantucket Film Festival Presents Awards to 'Boyhood,' 'The Case Against 8' and More
The Nantucket Film Festival, a destination festival dedicated to the craft of screenwriting, has released the list of winners for its 19th installment. Last year's winners included "Short Term 12...

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