| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
After Deadline broke news last week that Sofia Coppola had signed to direct a live-action "The Little Mermaid," media outlets started to speculate that Emma Watson (who appeared in Coppola's "Bling Ring") would be perfect casting as Ariel.
Well, it turns...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:30 PM
IFC Films has set Richard Linklater's time-lapse drama "Boyhood" for a July 11 U.S. release.
The film, starring Ellar Coltrane, Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette and Lorelei Linklater, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January. Linklater won the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:00 PM
*** (out of four)
The romantic drama "Le Week-End" is uncomfortably perched between light entertainment and scarring drama. For Brits Nick (Jim Broadbent) and Meg (Lindsay Duncan), though, so is life. "This was your idea," she tells him after the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — Uma Thurman is bopping around a downtown Asian-fusion restaurant in this city she calls home, having just enthusiastically ordered some of the fried specialties ("I never met a dumpling I didn't like"), her 6-foot-frame and luminous...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:49 AM
The nominations for the 2014 MTV Movie Awards have been released, with “American Hustle” and “The Wolf of Wall Street” leading the nominations with eight each.
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” follows close behind...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
An entrancingly strange time-travel saga that suggests a Philip K. Dick yarn by way of Jeffrey Eugenides' "Middlesex," or perhaps a feature-length mash-up of "Looper" and "Cloud Atlas," "Predestination" succeeds in teasing the brain and touching the heart...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 12:40 PM
In a summer filled with CGI-driven tent pole movies, writer-director Richard Linklater's coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" makes use of a unique special effect: Time.
To tell the story of a 6-year-old boy and his journey into young adulthood, Linklater...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 11:57 AM
It took a set of evolved primates to end the dominance of colossal transforming robots at the box office. "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” became king of the multiplex after taking in $73 million over the weekend in the U.S. and Canada, according to...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:52 PM
"Crossbones" (NBC, Fridays), "Friday Night Spotlight: Pirate Pictures" (TCM, Fridays in June). Pirates! Their parrots, their peg legs, their eye patches; their planks for walking, their X'ed spot-markings; their swashbuckling ways and way of talking;...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
You certainly can't knock Hugh Jackman for trying.
In his fourth time as host of the Tony Awards, the bearded actor pulled out all the stops Sunday night —hopping, singing, dancing and even rapping on stage.
Jackman kicked off the evening by...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
In a major step-up in scale, Telefonica Studios, the production division of Spanish telco giant Telefonica, has boarded Academy Award winning Alejandro Amenabar's upcoming "Regression," starring Emma Watson and Ethan Hawke, which has just wrapped...