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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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Ethan Hawke Is 'Jealous' of 'Boyhood' Star's Good Looks (Video)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Julia Roberts also make the rounds on the late-night shows.read more
Dziga Vertov’s Silent Film Voted Best Docu Ever in Sight & Sound Poll
LONDON — Dziga Vertov’s 1929 silent film “Man with a Movie Camera” has been voted the world’s best documentary ever by a poll of filmmakers and critics organized by the British Film Inst...
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'Monty Python Live (Mostly)' Third Biggest Live Cinema Event in U.K. Ever
The final performance by the surviving members of the much loved comedy troupe was screened live across 570 venues in the U.K. and Ireland, plus more than 1,800 around the world. read more
France’s Philippe Gas to Head Shanghai Disneyland
HONG KONG – Frenchman, Philippe Gas has been appointed as general manager of the new Shanghai Disney Resort. Gas joins from Euro Disney in Paris, where he was President of Euro Disney S.A.S., the ma...
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Ad of the Day: Ballerina Misty Copeland Stars in Jaw-Dropping Spot for Under Armour
Under Armour is shifting creatively from brawny footballers to ballerinas. Pivoting from its usual focus on men's athletic apparel, UA CEO Kevin Plank announced the brand's biggest-ever wom...
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IndieStream: Elisabeth Moss in 'The One I Love' Leads a Packed Week of VOD Premieres
Also streaming this week are the Sundance Best Doc winner "Rich Hill," James Franco’s adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s "Child of God" and the award-winning horror flick "Lyle" -- for free!read more...
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Emma Watson Joins Twitter Protest Against Turkish Politician
The recently named UN women goodwill ambassador follows Turkish women who have posted pictures of themselves laughing after the country's deputy prime minister said women should not laugh in public.re...

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