| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:38 PM
The historical drama "The Book Thief," based on Markus Zusak's novel about a young girl who develops a passion for reading against the backdrop of World War II, has been called out by some critics for being too safe and sanitized in its depiction of the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Josh Brolin plays an escaped convict who reawakens the sensual side of a withdrawn single mother (Kate Winslet) in Jason Reitman's lovely romance, "Labor Day," which will play a one-week awards qualifying run starting Dec. 27 before opening in theaters...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Rita Ora is reportedly the latest to be cast in the film adaptation of the steamy book "50 Shades of Grey."
The 23-year-old "Hot Right Now" singer will play Mia, the bubbly, adoptive sister of the titular character Christian Grey, according to Variety....
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:57 PM
“American Hustle,” “The Great Gatsby” and "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" are among the films competing for a nomination for makeup and hairstyling in the 86th Academy Awards.
The films, as well as “Dallas Buyers Club,&...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Brace yourself. Spike Lee has gone all Quentin Tarantino on us.
In re-imagining Park Chan-wook's mysterious thriller "Oldboy," Lee embraces the extremes of Japanese manga tradition with a vengeance. The graphic brutality, the warped sexuality, the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Josh Brolin is a little tired of being thought of as a "man's man" type of actor. But he scaled Mt. Shasta anyway.
The performer, who has embodied a swaggering masculinity in such movies as "No Country for Old Men" and "True Grit," says that he's...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:30 PM
"Blurred Lines" is the song of the year -- and it could also be the theme song for this year's supporting races.
Julia Roberts, Barkhad Abdi, Josh Brolin, Daniel Bruhl, Steve Coogan, Will Forte and Jake Gyllenhaal are being proposed in the supporting...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Working Title's "Everest," the tale of the tragic 1996 climbing season, has attracted Cross Creek and Walden Media as producer-financers with shooting starting Jan. 13 in the Dolomite Mountains.
"2 Guns" helmer Baltasar Kormakur is directing with Jake...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Chris Pratt is in early talks to star in Universal's "Jurassic World."
Pratt would take on the role originally intended for Josh Brolin. Discussions are very preliminary, as scheduling and salary discussions, which were the original deal breakers for...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:45 AM
— Kate Winslet will be the first to admit that the backdrop and framing of her upcoming movie, "Labor Day," is "utterly insane."
The film finds Winslet playing Adele, an emotionally fragile single mother of a 13-year-old son. She meets and then...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Zac Efron's buddy comedy "That Awkward Moment" has launched with $246,000 from Thursday night late shows in the U.S., opening in line with forecasts for $11 million to $15 million during the Super Bowl weekend.
Focus Features is aiming the film at female...