Sultry toon is being transformed from damsel in distress to private investigator at Disneyland's Roger Rabbit ride. "Disney does not understand the concept of Jessica Rabbit," grouses one fan.
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Disney’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” ruled the domestic box office again while Clint Eastwood’s Western drama “Cry Macho” and Gerard Butler’s R-rated action-thriller “Copshop” crumbled in their debuts, highlighting the disparity between the kind of movies people are willing to venture out to see during the pandemic. “Shang-Chi,” the first Marvel […]
Nicolas Cage talks "Prisoners of the Ghostland," which he calls "the wildest film I've ever made."
Warner Bros. is planning to take another bite out of 1980s cult hit “The Lost Boys,” with a modern-day take starring Noah Jupe and Jaeden Martell. Jupe starred in the “A Quiet Place” films and appeared in “The Undoing” and “Honey Boy,” while Martell was part of the “It” movies ensemble and starred in the […]
More than 60 years after the Soviet Union beat the U.S. into orbit with the launch of its Sputnik satellite, a new space race is heating up between the two rivals. And once again, the Russians are claiming bragging rights with plans to produce the first feature film shot in outer space, ahead of Tom […]
In THR's Emmy Awards Roundtable, Chris Rock spills the beans on his Jimmy Olsen role opposite Nicolas Cage in the doomed "Superman Lives.."
The first trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s psychological thriller “Nightmare Alley” has arrived. The film, in theaters on Dec. 17, follows Stan Carlisle (Bradley Cooper), an ambitious carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words, as he meets Dr. Lilith Ritter (Cate Blanchett), a psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than […]
Jane Powell, who starred as an angelically visaged young actress in a number of MGM musicals including “Royal Wedding” and “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” during the 1940s and ’50s, has died of natural causes. She was 92. The blonde, blue-eyed Powell usually played characters with a gentle mischievous streak in her musical comedies, but […]
Jennifer Lee Pryor grapples with boundary-pushing comic's legacy in the age of cancel culture; says he would have continued to "rage against" mistreatment of Black Americans.
Halle Berry says it's frustrating that "because I look a certain way" people don't believe she's faced hardships in life.
Bryce Dallas Howard is set to direct and produce Walt Disney Studios’ reboot of “Flight of the Navigator,” which reimagines the original 1986 film with a female lead. The new movie, which marks Howard’s feature directorial debut, is slated to premiere exclusively on Disney Plus. The original “Flight of the Navigator” was directed by Randal […]
Matthew López, the Tony-nominated playwright of “The Inheritance,” has been hired to write a reimagining of the iconic Whitney Houston film “The Bodyguard” at Warner Bros. The new movie will be inspired by the 1992 romantic drama, which starred Houston and Kevin Costner. The original grossed more than $400 million at the worldwide box office […]
As Hispanic Heritage Month begins for the United States, a new report shines a light on the absence of Hispanic and Latino representation in the film industry. The results reveal that there is little for the Latino community to celebrate in popular films. The Annenberg Inclusion Initiative assessed leading and co-leading Hispanic and Latino actors […]
“Something’s coming, something good” — and it’s the official trailer for Steven Spielberg’s “West Side Story” remake. Disney and 20th Century Studios on Wednesday debuted an extended look at the reimagining of the classic musical about fierce rivalries and young love in 1957 New York City. In the new version of “West Side Story,” Rachel […]
Kendall Jenner wore a look inspired by Audrey Hepburn to the 2021 Met Gala, while Billie Eilish channeled Marilyn Monroe.
The actor and director says that Sony deemed the first version of the North Korean leader's death to be "unacceptable."