Amblin Television has acquired the rights to Akira Kurosawa’s acclaimed film “Rashomon” with plans to develop it as an anthology series. Each season of the 10-episode series would focus on a singular event told from multiple points of view where each of the main characters provides a unique and different perspective of the event based […]
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced on Tuesday that 347 feature films have been officially declared eligible to contend for Best Picture. To be eligible for Oscar consideration, feature films must open in a commercial motion picture theater in Los Angeles County by December 31, and begin a minimum run of seven consecutive days. Among the top contenders for Best Picture include Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma,” Bradley Cooper’s “A Star Is Born,” and Yorgos Lanthimos’ “The Favourite.” Films made by African-American directors like “Black Panther,” “If Beale Street Could Talk,” and “BlacKkKlansman” could also get included on the nomination list.
Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini agree they play nonfamous versions of their "outer-borough" selves in "Second Act."
When it came out in 2003 and even today, "The Return of the King" has been criticized for taking so many victory laps — affectionately ridiculed by some, and less so by others.
Jim Henson‘s beloved fantasy film The Dark Crystal is getting a Netflix spinoff series, and we have your first look at the new prequel. Set years before the events of the 1982 film, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance focuses on the world of Thra, which is dying because of damage to the Crystal of Truth, the heart of Thra’s power. Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy and Nathalie Emmanuel voice the three heroes: Rian, Brea and Deet.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced that Jeff Bridges will receive the Cecil B. DeMille award at the 76th Golden Globes on Jan. 6, 2019. Bridges has starred in films like “The Big Lebowski,” “Crazy Heart,” “True Grit,” and “The Fabulous Baker Boys.” “The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is delighted to bestow the 2019 […]
From the standard-issue Peter Parker to out-there incarnations like Spider-Ham, this iconic superhero comes in many forms — here's your guide to the Spider-Verse.
Emmy and Golden Globe winner Kyra Sedgwick has partnered with Meredith Bagby and Valerie Stadler to launch Big Swing Productions, which has a number of film and television projects in the works. According to the trio, Big Swing is "committed to celebrating new heroes and amplifying bold voices, focusing on inclusive stories with heart and purpose." according to the trio. One of the company's first projects, the independently developed and produced TV series Girls Weekend,…
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” flew to an impressive $3.5 million at 3,321 North American locations on Thursday night. Meanwhile, MRC-Universal Pictures’ “Mortal Engines” grossed $675,000 in previews from 2,600 theaters. “The Mule” did not hold previews on Thursday. Sony’s animated “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” which expands to 3,813 sites on Friday, should handily win the weekend’s […]
Actress and director Sondra Locke, who received a supporting actress Oscar nomination in her first movie role for “The Heart is a Lonely Hunter,” died Nov. 3 at 74.
Whenever the post-apocalyptic blockbuster screened for test audiences, Jackson noted that women were among its most vocal champions.