Taika Waititi, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell and Stephen Merchant reveal challenges of bringing the eccentric dramatic comedy to life.
Naomie Harris is in talks to play Spider-Man villain Shriek in Sony's "Venom 2," with Tom Hardy returning as the titular anti-hero. Andy Serkis is on board to direct, and Michelle Williams and Woody Harrelson are also reprising their roles. The original film was a huge hit for the studio when it premiered in 2018, […]
David Weisman, who was Oscar-nominated as producer of "Kiss of the Spider Woman," died Oct. 9 in Los Angeles due to complications from West Nile virus. He was 77. Weisman had a long career as a graphic designer and photographer and co-wrote and co-directed cult classic "Ciao! Manhattan" about 1960s icon Edie Sedgwick. Born in […]
Actor teases "really awesome idea" for his Caped Crusader costume, shares the advice he got from Christopher Nolan, and explains the subtle terror of his buzzy new film.
UPDATE 09:35 AM PST: Still nothing concrete on why the China release of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood has been postponed. One well-placed source in the country claims there was an appeal from Bruce Lee's daughter Shannon Lee to Chinese authorities over the portrayal of her father, a local hero. In the movie, a […]
A judge has refused to block the release of "The Laundromat," a Netflix film based on the Panama Papers scandal. Jurgen Mossack and Ramon Fonseca -- the attorneys at the center of the scandal -- filed suit in federal court in Connecticut on Tuesday, claiming they were defamed by the film. The attorneys asked for […]
Someone wake up Baby Bop: “Barney” the Purple Dinosaur is getting his own movie, thanks to a collaboration between Mattel Films and Daniel Kaluuya.The live-action project will mark the first collaboration between Mattel Films, Valparaiso Pictures and “Get Out” star Kaluuya’s 59% production company. In addition to Kaluuya, 59%’s Rowan Riley and Amandla Crichlow will also executive produce the movie, as will Valparaiso’s David Carrico, Adam Paulsen and Bobby Hoppey, and Kevin McKeon of Mattel Films.“Working with Daniel Kaluuya will enable us to take a completely new approach to ‘Barney’ that will surprise audiences and subvert expectations,” Robbie Brenner of Mattel Films said in Friday’s announcement. “The project will speak to the nostalgia of the brand in a way that will resonate with adults, while entertaining today’s kids.”“Barney was a ubiquitous figure in many of our childhoods, then he disappeared into the shadows, left misunderstood,” Kaluuya said. “We’re excited to explore this compelling modern-day hero and see if his message of ‘I love you, you love me’ can stand the test of time.”Also Read: Mattel's Ynon Kreiz, Robbie Brenner on 'Barbie' Film: We Want to Make Movies That Have Cultural Impact“Barney is a dinosaur from our imagination, and we can’t wait to get ‘I love you, you love me’ stuck in heads everywhere, yet again,” David Carrico of Valparaiso Pictures said.TV series “Barney & Friends,” which ran for 13 seasons, premiered in 1992. The show’s theme song, which readers can remember via the video below, was permanently stuck in parents’ heads for the duration of that tenure — and probably longer. This big-screen adaptation probably won’t alleviate that.“Barney” will join other Mattel Films projects in development, including ones based on Barbie, Hot Wheels, Masters of the Universe, American Girl, View Master, Magic 8 Ball and Major Matt Mason.Read original story ‘Barney’ the Purple Dinosaur Movie in the Works From Mattel and Daniel Kaluuya At TheWrap
"El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie," which dropped on Netflix Oct. 11, drew around 6.5 million total viewers in its first three days on the streaming platform, according to Nielsen. The movie also reached just under 8.2 million unique TV viewers. "El Camino" unsurprisingly drew its biggest audience of the three days on day 1, […]
What if O.J. Simpson really didn’t do it? That’s the gist of a controversial new movie, "The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson."
Oscar-nominated filmmaker explains his approach to twist endings and shares how Bruce Willis compared "Sixth Sense" to "Pulp Fiction."
Anyone still holding out a last kernel of hope that Channing Tatum will be bursting into the Marvel Cinematic Universe may be in for some sobering news.
Designer Ellen Mirojnick shares her inspirations — and original sketches — for the Angelina Jolie Disney sequel.
EXCLUSIVE: We hear that the two-time Oscar nominee Jonah Hill is no longer in talks to play the villain in Warner Bros' reboot of The Batman starring Robert Pattinson. Essentially, talks broke down, which happens on big pics like these. We originally broke the news that Hill was in talks to play a villain in the […]
It's Pixar v. Dreamworks, as "Toy Story 4" and "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" are current Oscar frontrunners.