| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Fox 2000 has tapped "Elf" scribe David Berenbaum to write a sequel to the 1993 comedy hit "Mrs. Doubtfire," with Robin Williams attached to reprise his starring role and Chris Columbus to return as director.
The original movie, which was based on the...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Not long after an irate Quentin Tarantino let it be known in January that he wouldn't be making his planned ensemble western "The Hateful Eight" due to the script leaking online, the director began to hedge on that vow. The comments reinforced many...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:41 PM
After the success of "The Social Network," David Fincher's drama about Mark Zuckerberg and the founding of Facebook, the director emerged as the front-runner to bring the story of another tech giant to the big screen: Apple founder Steve Jobs.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"WHY DID it take so long? Why did it take so long to make the play into a film?"
That is the question Larry Kramer asked several months ago, as work progressed on Ryan Murphy's HBO adaptation of Kramer's devastating 1985 play "The Normal Heart."
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:13 AM
After the coffee. Before trying to get a story done well before deadline.
The Skinny: I joke a lot about my cats in this space, but right now sadly one is very ill. So keep a good thought for my beloved Skinny (yes, he is the inspiration for the name...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle is in early talks to direct Sony's Steve Jobs biopic "Jobs."
Scott Rudin is producing, with Aaron Sorkin penning the script based on the Walter Isaacson biography "Steve Jobs," to which Sony acquired the rights...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before finding out why I'm not hosting the Emmys.
The Skinny: It is never fun giving a cat medicine. Try giving your cat three different doses if you really want frustration. I'm pretty sure Skinny isn't enjoying it either. Today's...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:21 AM
"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" doesn't swing into U.S. theaters until May 2, but early reviews have begun trickling out as the superhero sequel readies its international rollout. So far, most film critics agree that director Marc Webb's second installment...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Zack Snyder may not have been the name most often seen atop fans' lists as their dream "Justice League" director. But he turned out a hit in "Man of Steel" and is working away on an expansion of that world in the movie tentatively titled “Batman vs....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The cast of Showtime's "Ray Donovan" talked season two before they took part in a panel discussion at the Television Academy Monday night.
Season one ended with Ray (Liev Schreiber) giving his father Mickey (Jon Voight) a few thousand dollars to leave...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Daisy Ridley might not be the only female newcomer to the "Star Wars" universe.
The young British actress was the only woman among the seven new names announced to star in Disney's highly anticipated space-opera "Star Wars: Episode VII" on Tuesday,...