| Aug 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Viacom and Twitter are going back to the social TV well, after selling the tweet-related video sponsorship opps for MTV's 2013 Music Video Awards within a week of announcing their partnership.
Duo now plan to develop Twitter Amplify social video ad...
| Aug 12, 2013
In "Prince Avalanche," an artsy loner (Paul Rudd) and an immature doofus (Emile Hirsch) work together to repair roads in the middle of nowhere. Adapted from an Icelandic film, it's a slow and funny drama that director David Gordon Green says splits the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 2:30 AM
There were media naysayers who acted like Comedy Central was crazy letting Jon Stewart take the summer off to go direct a movie, tapping correspondent John Oliver to fill in for him.
"Replacing Mr. Stewart for such an extended period of time is a risk...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The snow is piling up on the streets of small-town Utah, and James Franco is talking about sex.
He is talking about sex in the way James Franco talks about sex: as a narrative tool, as a humanizing mechanism, as a way to help us understand academic...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
For Kevin Hart, the self-chastising approach seems to be working.
In 2011, the stand-up comedian's concert docu "Laugh at My Pain," from Codeblack Entertainment, quietly became a standout box office performer, grossing nearly $8 million, from no more...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Jun 23, 2013
| 9:20 AM
"Monsters University" easily graduated at the top of the box-office class this weekend — even as "World War Z" finished with a better-than-expected grade.
Pixar's 3-D animated film starring a bunch of furry creatures was No. 1 with a stellar debut...
| Jun 26, 2013
You probably wouldn’t imagine Paul Feig, the creator of the short-lived NBC classic “Freaks and Geeks,” staring death in the face during a ride-along with cops. And you shouldn’t.
“I’d be absolutely useless,”...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:59 PM
A collection of cute furry creatures will smother the undead this weekend, as "Monsters University" is expected to top zombie tale "World War Z" and several holdovers at the box office, including "Man of Steel."
The new Pixar film, a follow-up to 2001'...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 9:19 AM
"Man of Steel" was the kryptonite to any box-office rival this weekend, monopolizing ticket sales and flying away with No. 1.
The 3-D film starring Henry Cavill as Superman grossed a stellar $113.1 million over the weekend, according to an estimate from...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before reassessing my priorities.
The Skinny: I'm going to try to take a quick look at CNN's new morning show (which aired at 3 a.m out here) so I can at least see the opening. Monday's headlines include the incredible performance...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
FilmDistrict has acquired U.S. distribution rights to "Are We Officially Dating?" staring Zac Efron.
Pic also stars Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller and was helmed by Tom Gormican.
Story follows three guys who decide to support a friend after he's...