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The Life and Times of the Snuggle Bear
In 1983, Unilever took the wraps off of Snuggle, a new brand of fabric softener designed to take on Procter & Gamble's Downy, the unchallenged, 800-pound gorilla of the segment. Since 1960,...
Zoe Worth, Dylan Harris Launch Production Banner (EXCLUSIVE)
StarStream Entertainment has formed Bentley House Prods. as a partnership with actor-producers Dylan Harris and Zoe Worth (“Chloe and Zoe”) via their Collectin banner. Harris and Worth pre...
‘Conjuring’ Sequels Hit by Second Suit Seeking to Block Production
Warner Bros. and New Line have been sued for a second time in less than a month in a copyright action seeking to block “The Conjuring” sequels. The suit also named Lorraine Warren, the par...
NFL Releases Full 2014 Schedule
Are you ready for some football? You'd better be. The NFL released its full 2014 schedule on Wednesday, from regular season through the postseason. The preseason schedule was previously announced....
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Emily Browning in Talks to Join Tom Hardy in Crime Thriller 'Legend'
Brian Helgeland is directing Working Title's period more
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Casa Valentina: Theater Review
Harvey Fierstein's new Broadway play is set in the Catskill Mountains in 1962, inspired by a real-life resort where ostensibly heterosexual men went to release their inner more
Emily Browning Joining Tom Hardy and Tom Hardy in Crime Thriller ‘Legend’
“Sucker Punch” star Emily Browning is in talks to join Tom Hardy in Working Title's “Legend,” TheWrap has learned. Brian Helgeland is writing and directing the British thri...
Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong'o in Talks for Disney's ‘Jungle Book’
Disney is about to write Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong'o into “The Jungle Book,” an individual familiar with the project told TheWrap. Johansson, who plays Black Widow in Disney-...
Kristen Wiig Comedy ‘The Heart’ in Peril Over Budget Woes (Exclusive)
Kristen Wiig's action-comedy “The Heart” is on life support, as Indian Paintbrush is rethinking its commitment to finance the film due to budgetary issues, multiple individuals familia...
Reuters Finance Blogger Felix Salmon Departs for Fusion
Award-winning business writer Felix Salmon has left Reuters for an online role at younger-skewing cable news network Fusion. He will start on Monday as the organization's new web-based senior edit...
Film Review: ‘Last Passenger’
Omid Nooshin's sturdy runaway-train thriller chugs up a decent amount of suspense.
Why America Is Looking to UK for Help Fighting Piracy
Politicians, film studios and record labels have a new reason for hope in their floundering fight against piracy: England. Mike Weatherley, a top advisor to British Prime Minister David Cameron, spent...
‘Sold’ to Open London Indian Film Festival
After kicking off the Indian Film Festival Los Angeles in April, Jeffrey Brown’s “Sold,” produced by Emma Thompson, will have its European premiere at the London Indian Film Festival...
Watch: Richard Linklater's Festival Favorite 'Boyhood' Gets Its First Trailer
Richard Linklater's coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" was the face of our summer movie preview for a reason: it's going to be one hot ticket. After premiering at Sundance in January, the epic, 163-minute ...
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Five Mile Lake: Theater Review
An examination of country versus city mores is staged in Orange more
Film Review: ‘The Mend’
A genuinely strange if ultimately exhausting compendium of bad brotherly behavior.
‘Pitch Perfect’ Producers Heating Up Sci-Fier ‘Snowfall’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Gold Circle Films has come on board science-fiction horror vehicle “Snowfall,” joining producers Benderspink and Evan Astrowsky. Clark Baker is directing from a script by Brooks Elms and Glenn San...
Film Review: ‘For No Good Reason’
An admirable but unwieldy documentary study of the painter, illustrator, longtime Rolling Stone contributor and Hunter S. Thompson foil Ralph Steadman.
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Crispin Porter + Bogusky Lands NBA 2K Franchise
After a pitch, Crispin Porter + Bogusky in L.A. has won creative duties for the NBA 2K franchise. NBA 2K tapped CP+B to help launch the next edition of its video game series, NBA 2K15. The campaign...
Ron Howard Directing ‘Harry Quebert Affair’ Murder Mystery
Ron Howard will direct murder mystery “The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair” for Warner Bros. Howard will produce with his Imagine Entertainment partner Brian Grazer, along with Eugeni...