Empire Magazine’s Top Ten Of 2013 List

As I mentioned earlier this week, tis the season for the deluge of top ten lists! It's the time of year where everyone wants...

LUCASFILM AND HP CELEBRATE STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS WITH “ART AWAKENS” PROGRAM

AMATEUR ARTISTS CAN SUBMIT STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS-INSPIRED FAN ART FOR A CHANCE TO BE SHOWCASED IN A STAR WARS PROFESSIONAL GALLERY EXHIBIT,...

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Batman’ Trilogy is Returning to Theaters for Imax Screenings

Few trilogies captured the hearts of film fans quite like Christopher Nolan's trio of Batman outings. "Batman Begins," "The Dark Knight," and "The Dark...

Clint Eastwood to Replace Steven Spielberg on ‘American Sniper’

It appears that one Oscar-winning director will be replacing another to film American Sniper, starring Bradley Cooper. Clint Eastwood has apparently stepped in to...

The Weinstein Company Picks Up John Carney’s next film at Cannes

It appears that Harvey Weinstein is staying in the John Carney movie business, as over at the Cannes Film Festival they've made a deal...
afi docs 2017

AFI Docs 2017: Full Lineup Announced Including Whitney Houston and Bill Nye Films

The American Film Institute revealed its full lineup for its AFI Docs 2017 program today. Highlights include Peter Bratt’s "Dolores," Su Rynard’s "Mosquito," "Whitney. 'Can I...

2015 DGA Honors Recipients Announced – Thelma Schoonmaker, Ron Howard Among the Praised

Los Angeles – The Directors Guild of America (DGA) today announced that Director/Producer Ron Howard, Teamsters Local 817 President Thomas J. O'Donnell, Director/Writer/Producer Tyler...

European Film Awards Winners Announced: ‘Cold War’ Conquers The Battle With Four Wins

The European Film Awards have revealed their set of winners for this year. As it turns out, Pawel Pawlikowski's "Cold War" emerged victorious with...

Jane Fonda To Receive AFI Life Achievement Award

The American Film Institute announced today that screen legend Jane Fonda will receive its life achievement award next year. The gala tribute will be...

Writers Guild of America Disqualifies Several Films for their Awards!

Via Kris Tapley over at HitFix/In Contention, he took a look at the ballot for the Writers Guild of America upcoming awards and took...

Russell Crowe will make his directorial debut with a biopic of Bill Hicks?

I always take a hearty interest in actors who decide to make their directorial debuts. I'm intrigued for many reasons, but one is that...

THE BOXTROLLS Trailer Premiere at Annecy International Animation Film Festival!

Read the Press Release: – LAIKA will unveil the final trailer for its upcoming family event movie The Boxtrolls at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival...

WATCH: Disney Releases Teaser Trailer for ‘Mulan’ During World Cup Final

Disney has released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming live-action version of "Mulan." Yifei Liu stars in the title role as a young woman...

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron Return to Produce the Oscars®

The 86th Academy Awards - which will air live on ABC on Sunday, March 2, 2014 - will once again be produced by Craig Zadan and...

Nolan abandons his Howard Hughes biopic, but not on a Bond film

Once 'The Dark Knight Rises' opens in July and the initial fervor dissipates around the flick, some people (myself included) will begin to wonder...

‘Orange is the New Black’ and ‘House of Cards’ Land WGA Nods!

Look at the nominees below: TELEVISION-RADIO-NEW MEDIA NOMINEES DRAMA SERIES Breaking Bad, Written by Sam Catlin, Vince Gilligan, Peter Gould, Gennifer Hutchison, George Mastras, Thomas Schnauz, Moira Walley-Beckett;...

Black Film Critics Circle Winners – ‘Black Panther’ Rules the Day, ‘Beale Street’ and...

With the Black Film Critics Circle, "Black Panther" continues to gain strength as one of the year's best. The group not only awarded "Black Panther"...

Nine Foreign Language Films Contend for Oscar

The short list for the Foreign Language Oscar race has been announced. There are no incredibly shocking omissions, at least not at first glance....

‘Maps to the Stars’ has been acquired by Focus World for a 2015 release

Well, it appears like we can cross Julianne Moore off from our predictions. David Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars has been searching for U.S....

Marvel Releases First Look for ‘Captain Marvel’ with Brie Larson and EW

The move towards creating more diverse superheroes has been something brewing in Hollywood for years. Films starring minority groups remain woefully underrepresented in the...

J.J. Abrams has another mystery project in development

So far, I've been a big fan of the "secret" projects that J.J. Abrams seems to come up with every few years. Both 'Cloverfield'...

Tony Award Nominations: ‘Hadestown,’ ‘Ain’t Too Proud’ and ‘Tootsie’ Lead

The nominations for the 73rd Annual Tony Awards were announced Tuesday morning. Leading nominees include the acclaimed musical "Hadestown" from songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and...

Austin Film Critics Association (AFCA) Nominations – ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Helps Crown...

Austin has always been known for eccentric film tastes, and sure enough, their critics feel the same. The Austin Film Critics Association announced their...

First Look at Hugh Jackman in Les Miserables!

This dropped a few days ago on various websites, but it got lost in the shuffle here, so we're a few days behind on...

Films are starting to sell at Sundance!

The Sundance Film Festival is always a place where lots of films get sold, and some of them go on to have healthy lives...

NYFF Begins Today!

Myself and Joey will be attending the New York Film Festival for the next few weeks.  As Toronto Film Festival comes to end, another...

Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ Begins Filming in Vancouver

Burbank, Calif. (Aug. 26, 2013) —Principal photography has begun on Disney’s mystery adventure “Tomorrowland,” starring two-time Academy AwardÒ winner George Clooney (“Michael Clayton,” “Syriana”), Hugh Laurie...

Open Road Films Gives ‘jOBS’ an August 16th Release

After being delayed indefinitely a few months ago, the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher and directed by Joshua Michael Stern has been...
Life

SXSW Announces ‘Life’ With Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Reynolds as Closing Night Film

South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festivals announced the World Premiere of "Life," directed by Daniel Espinosa, as its Closing Night Film on March 18. Columbia...

Universal Pictures Launches Awards Site – ‘Compton’ Boys are Supporting, Plethora of Original Song...

With A24 Films landing first with their awards site, Universal Pictures has revealed their entire slate on their own. With a record breaking year...

Netflix and Def Comedy Jam Unite for Def Comedy Jam 25

"Def Comedy Jam 25" is coming to Netflix this fall. The series was created by Russell Simmons and launched on HBO in 1992. It was...

‘The Fault in Our Stars’ dominates the 2014 Teen Choice Awards

Normally, I couldn't care less about the Teen Choice Awards. They tend not to cite things I or frankly we in this community here...

Scott Cooper’s ‘Out of the Furnace’ Gets a New Release Date!

Writer/Director Scott Cooper's first film, Crazy Heart, was a critical success and wound up with three Academy Award nominations (and two wins - Lead...

Duffer Brothers Say ‘Stranger Things’ Will Have A Fourth Season Expiration Date

Fans may have some mixed feelings about the Duffer Brothers' ("Stranger Things") plans for their critically acclaimed series; the pair revealed their second season will...

Oscar Nominations Announced – ‘American Hustle,’ and ‘Gravity’ Lead with 10, Big Omissions with...

Performance by an actor in a leading role Christian Bale in “American Hustle” Bruce Dern in “Nebraska” Leonardo DiCaprio in “The Wolf of Wall Street” Chiwetel Ejiofor in “12 Years a Slave” Matthew...