| Aug 31, 2013
| 12:31 PM
It's been a long road to the big screen for Aaron Guzikowski's script "Prisoners," which landed on the "Black List" of the best unproduced screenplays of the year, back in 2009.
After seeing a slew of leading men (such as Mark Wahlberg and Leonardo...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Syfy's campy "Sharknado" blew off the social-media doors Thursday night as the most-tweeted TV program in primetime, but the one-off movie is a relative minnow compared with the biggest television events.
The pic, featuring all manner of shark species...
| Aug 31, 2013
Like you, I have yet not seen any of the fall movies. Nevertheless, perhaps also like you, I still have strong opinions about every single one of them. For instance: This 1970s-period Ron Howard race-car thing, "Rush" (Sept. 27)? If it's so Oscar-ready,...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Lost at sea, lost in space, lost children, lost freedom, lost homeland, lost money, lost identity, lost jobs, lost hope, lost faith, lost lives: This fall, this is film. This is serious. I can't wait.
September always brings a change in the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:21 AM
We're used to hearing about a fashion designer dressing an actor in a film, but dressing a set?
Apparently, Giorgio Armani's Armani/Casa line is featured prominently in the upcoming thriller "Paranoia" opening Aug. 16, and starring Liam Hemsworth, Gary...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:11 PM
After a dismal summer, Hollywood will try to generate box-office grosses, rave reviews and Oscar buzz as 2013 winds down. Certain actors figure prominently in that comeback plan, notably Tom Hanks, Brad Pitt, George Clooney and Benedict Cumberbatch....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:03 PM
On Wednesday, Forbes released its annual list of highest-paid actors and, for the first time, Robert Downey Jr. topped the list. The man best known these days for playing Tony Stark had raked in $75 million between June 2012 and June of this year, best...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The Great Gatsby
Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99/$49.95
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
There's something not quite right with Baz Luhrmann's glittery adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, though the problem isn't in Luhrmann's...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:30 PM
After a long search to find a young actor to team up with Colin Firth in his adaptation of "The Secret Service," helmer Matthew Vaughn (pictured) has tapped newcomer Taron Egerton for the role of the young spy.
While no deal is done, negotiations are...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 1:00 PM
"Pop star to wig star" — that's how Bob Kretschmer describes his unusual career path. The former member of the band Icehouse now works as an expert wig maker for films including Fox's "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters" and Sony's "The Mortal...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Aug 22 (TheWrap.com) - Fall is just around the corner, bringing a mixture of Oscar-contenders and holiday blockbusters geared to both the arthouse and Comic-Con set.
On the serious side, just the list of directors is enough to get cinephiles salivating:...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:30 PM
"The Twilight Zone" is gaining momentum at Warner Bros., which has tapped Aron Eli Coleite to pen the sceenplay for the sci-fi tentpole.
The studio has been in talks with "Oblivion" director Joseph Kosinski to helm "The Twilight Zone," set up at Leonardo...