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  • Nicholas Stoller to Rewrite 'Uptown Saturday Night' for Warners (EXCLUSIVE)

    In an effort to fast-track its remake of the 1970s Bill Cosby-Richard Pryor comedy "Uptown Saturday Night," Warner Bros. has hired "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" helmer Nicholas Stoller to do a rewrite on the script. Adam McKay is on board to direct and...
  • Ben Stiller on Hollywood's Long Journey With 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty'

    At a recent Q&A to promote "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," actor-director Ben Stiller was asked by the moderator, filmmaker pal Jay Roach, if the work was at all autobiographical. "Are you Mitty? Is this wish fulfillment for you?" Roach recalls asking...
  • 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,' and the public one of Ben Stiller

    'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,' and the public one of Ben Stiller
    NEW YORK — Over the last 15 years, much of Ben Stiller's work — "Zoolander," "Meet the Parents," "There's Something About Mary," "Tropic Thunder" — has turned not only into box-office gold but something bigger, zeitgeist-defining...
  • Ben Kingsley Playing Pharaoh in 'Night at the Museum 3′

    Ben Kingsley is heading to Fox's "A Night at the Museum 3" in the role of an Egyptain pharaoh revived by a magical tablet. Ben Stiller is returning in the lead with Shawn Levy back as director and producer through his 21 Laps banner. The script is...
  • Bob Weinstein Heading to 'Witches' Ballroom'

    The Weinstein Co.'s Dimension Films has preemptively purchased Ray Wright's psychological horror pitch "The Witches' Ballroom" and set up the project with "Night at the Museum" producer Shawn Levy. Wright wrote "The Crazies" and sold "The Widow" to...
  • MIPCOM BRIEFS DAY 3: Biting U.K. Food Critic Get U.S. Show

    BBC America and Canada's W Network have greenlit new foodie docu series "Million Dollar Critic," featuring Giles Coren, the funny controversial restaurant critic of "The London Times." The show, now shooting in cities across North America, will bring the...
  • ABC primetime schedule 2013-2014

     
    ABC announced its 2013-2014 prime time schedule on Tuesday, adding fourteen new shows and a Disney/Pixar special to its programming roster. “We are taking some big swings with groundbreaking shows this season, and staying close to our roots with...
  • Richard Matheson dies: A look back at his big-screen legacy

     
    Science-fiction writer Richard Matheson died on Sunday at age 87, leaving a legacy of some of the best genre storytelling […]...
  • Summer Movie Sneaks complete list

     Summer Movie Sneaks complete list
    The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Sneaks list: In the...
  • Film Review: 'Internship' neither productive nor necessary

    Film Review: 'Internship' neither productive nor necessary
    Stop me if you've heard this one before: A couple of outcasts find themselves in a rigid social environment, surrounded by winners who sneer at them as losers. Most of these "losers" have given up even trying. Luckily, within their number there are a...
  • Search for laughs falls short in 'The Internship' ★★

    Search for laughs falls short in 'The Internship' ★★
    You might say "The Internship" is in the bag for Google, the fearsomely powerful search engine and commerce behemoth. But that doesn't quite convey the extent of the coziness. This film carries Google's water. It is, in fact, Google's little minion movie....
  • Movie review: Google crashers join Internet age in 'The Internship'

     Movie review: Google crashers join Internet age in 'The Internship'
    When Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson crashed weddings with such crazy success in 2005, they wanted to get laid. Older and not particularly wiser in "The Internship," the guys now want to get jobs. That's funny. Unfortunately, the comedy is linked to some...