| May 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Benedict Cumberbatch has replaced Guy Pearce in "Black Mass," the Whitey Bulger biopic starring Johnny Depp.
Cross Creek Pictures president Brian Oliver told Variety that Pearce had departed due to scheduling issues on "Black Mass," which has started...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Ladies and gentleman, unleash your hoop skirts! Big ball gowns, super-long tailcoats and a return to formalwear were on full display at Monday night's Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala in New York City.
The Met Gala honored...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Freestyle Releasing, which generated strong grosses for "God's Not Dead," is offering up a challenge next Valentine's Day to "Fifty Shades of Grey" with faith-based romance "Old Fashioned."
"I wanted to tell a love story that takes the idea of Godly...
| Feb 12, 2014
Is Berks County native Taylor Swift more desirable to men than Katy Perry? Is Allentown’s Amanda Seyfried more desirable than either of them? Those are some findings of a new survey in which more than a million votes were cast......
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:33 PM
Before he began playing John Wilkes Booth in "Killing Lincoln," Jesse Johnson celebrated a private triumph: He grew a jumbo mustache for the role.
"I'm very proud of it, by the way," the 30-year-old actor told me Thursday by phone from New York. "I wasn'...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Jennifer Lawrence's stock is at an all-time high, if Fandango's year-end audience survey is any indication.
The star's "Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" won't hit movie theaters until November, but the film is the most anticipated title of 2014,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:14 AM
"Fifty Shades of Grey" novelist E.L. James announced Monday morning on Twitter that Dakota Johnson had won the coveted role as college graduate Anastasia Steele in the adaptation of her bestselling erotic novel.
The role of Anastasia is the biggest to...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:21 AM
"Fifty Shades of Grey" novelist E.L. James was very busy on Twitter on Monday morning. No sooner had she announced that Dakota Johnson ("Ben and Kate") had been cast in the feature film version of her erotic novel as Anastasia Steele she broke some...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 12:54 PM
It’s no secret that Latinos are some of the most loyal moviegoers in the U.S. Last year, they accounted for 25% of all film tickets sold, according to the Nielsen Co.
And yet in recent years, films aimed at Spanish-speaking audiences have failed...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:26 AM
"Fifty Shades of Grey" fans, are you ready? Actors Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson have tied up the starring roles in the film adaptation of E.L. James' bestselling erotic romance.
James dropped the bombshell on Monday, announcing the casting...