| Mar 27, 2015
| 3:01 PM
When it comes to film, representations of women are for the most part, epic fails. They're almost always afforded roles like a flatly characterized romantic partner or their actions and emotions are used toward other, almost always male characters'...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 12:43 PM
Compared to prestige-oriented film festivals like Cannes, Toronto or Sundance, the SXSW Film Conference and Festival has always been a freewheeling affair. This year the Austin, Texas-based event has ratcheted up that approach even further by premiering...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:27 PM
Melissa McCarthy wants to be a spy in her aptly titled new movie "Spy."
She's a CIA analyst providing support for agents in the field, but wants more action in her life. When her team is compromised and they need someone who wouldn't be noticed to...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 2:08 PM
Director Paul Feig's "Ghostbusters" reboot has found its leading ladies. Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon are in talks to star in the Sony comedy about a quartet of paranormal exterminators, The Times has confirmed.
| Oct 8, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The long-awaited third movie in Sony's "Ghostbusters" franchise will update the paranormal exterminators with a cast of female characters, director Paul Feig announced Wednesday.
On Twitter, Feig wrote, "It's official. I'm making a new Ghostbusters &...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:14 PM
If there is something strange in the neighborhood, who are you going to call? 'Hilarious women,' quipped filmmaker Paul Feig.
"Bridesmaids" filmmaker Feig said on Wednesday he is working on a new "Ghostbusters" film for Sony Pictures and co-writing the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 3:54 PM
"Ghostbusters" fans were sent into a tizzy Wednesday when "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig announced that he's rebooting the beloved action-comedy franchise about a crew of paranormal exterminators, with an all-new cast of female characters.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Soaked in whiskey, dipped in brine, Bill Murray delivers a salty, acerbic, inebriated comic blast as the unlikeliest saint imaginable in "St. Vincent."
The film, written and directed by Ted Melfi, is about paying homage to those overlooked and...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Sandra Bullock reportedly rushed to the aid of an extra distressed by the heat on the set of her latest movie.
The "Gravity" star is back in son Louie's birthplace of New Orleans to film "Our Brand Is Crisis" and she proved that she can hold her own in...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 12:54 PM
The news broke over the weekend that Sony was going to call -- or, more precisely, had already called -- Paul Feig to helm "Ghostbusters 3," the sequel to, and overhaul of, the supernatural comedy hits that this time would feature a new cast of female...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Steve McQueen's historical drama "12 Years a Slave" earned best picture, and the film's newcomer, Lupita Nyong'o, snagged supporting actress. Meanwhile, David O. Russell's con-artist comedy "American Hustle" picked up several wins, including ensemble,...