| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The last time Jared Leto returned to the big screen, for what would be his Oscar-winning role in "Dallas Buyers Club," he hadn't acted in more than five years. Next time he may not wait so long.
Leto is in early talks to star in Julius Onah's...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Noomi Rapace is set to co-star with Will Smith in Legendary's "Brilliance."
Smith recently closed his deal to star, and Legendary had been working hard to nail down his co-star over the past couple of weeks. Legendary wants the movie to go into...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Lionsgate has dated Johnny Depp's action comedy "Mortdecai" for a Feb. 6, 2015, U.S. release.
It will open against Warner Bros.' Liam Neeson-actioner "Run All Night" and Universal's long-stalled "Seventh Son," starring Jeff Bridges as a medieval wizard....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:23 PM
"Mortdecai," an upcoming action-comedy starring Johnny Depp as a roguish art dealer, will open Feb. 6, Lionsgate announced.
Based on the the novels of Kyril Bonfiglioli, "Mortdecai" follows the globetrotting rake Charlie Mortdecai (Depp) as he races...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:29 PM
What's a Hollywood star and lifestyle guru to do after "consciously uncoupling" from her rock-star husband? In the case of Gwyneth Paltrow, she's planning to take a break from acting to focus on her children, according to E! Online.
"I just finished a...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:52 AM
The best moment in "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit" allows the director and crucial supporting player Kenneth Branagh to set cars and guns aside for a brief, unblinking glare in a two-person scene at a dinner table. Branagh plays a heroin-addicted Russian...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Stepping back into the spotlight just a few months after Tom Clancy's death, the author's famed CIA-analyst hero gets a spiffy new avatar but a fairly routine assignment in "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit." Crisp, efficient and appreciably modest in scale...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:30 PM
David Simon, whose credits include "The Wire," "Treme" and "Homicide: Life on the Street" -- has been tapped as the recipient of the Ian McClellan Hunter Award for career achievement from the Writers Guild of America East.
"David Simon's distinguished...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Resiliency has been the predominant theme among buyers and sellers at the halfway point of the 34th edition of the American Film Market, with more than 2,000 projects for sale.
The market began Nov. 6 with a major jolt as the announcement that Focus...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:01 AM
"What the hell is going on here?" Jack Ryan (Chris Pine) asks in the new trailer for the latest Tom Clancy-inspired movie, "Jack Ryan: Shadow One," which opens Christmas Day.
Judging from the preview, director Kenneth Branagh ("Thor") and...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
"Giving your book to Hollywood," Tom Clancy once said, "is like turning your daughter over to a pimp."
The prolific novelist who died Tuesday was not always a fan of the film business, even though his collaborations with the industry all found...