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  • 21/01 R.I.P. ‘The Mummy’ Franchise Producer Jim Jacks

    R.I.P. ‘The Mummy’ Franchise Producer Jim Jacks

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 1:56 pm UTC

    This is sad news. Jim Jacks has died. The former Universal Pictures production executive transitioned to a film partnership with Sean Daniel in Universal-based Alphaville, and together they produced The Mummy franchise and films that included Tombsto...

  • 21/01 Verizon Beats Q4 Earnings Expectations As FiOS Video Sub Growth Slows

    Verizon Beats Q4 Earnings Expectations As FiOS Video Sub Growth Slows

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 1:41 pm UTC

    Shares are up a little less than 1% in pre-market trading following this morning’s report. The company says that it generated $7.9B in net income in Q4, up from a $1.9B loss in the same period in 2012 (with pension and Superstorm Sandy costs), on rev...

  • 21/01 Verizon Agrees To Buy Intel’s OnCue Streaming Platform

    Verizon Agrees To Buy Intel’s OnCue Streaming Platform

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    January 21 2014, 12:42 pm UTC

    The deal positions Verizon to become a player in a new market for pay TV where channels are transmitted over the Internet. Intel had hoped to move in to that emerging platform — it has a lot invested in the set-top boxes its OnCue service would use —...

  • 21/01 Global Showbiz Briefs: BFI Details Yearlong Initiative To Bolster Relationship With China; Docu ‘Web Junkie’ Coming To UK TV Via BBC Storyville

    Global Showbiz Briefs: BFI Details Yearlong Initiative To Bolster Relationship With China; Docu ‘Web Junkie’ Coming To UK TV Via BBC Storyville

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 6:00 am UTC

    British Film Institute Strengthening Industry’s Ties To China In December, British Prime Minister David Cameron visited China on a mission to strengthen ties across many sectors, the film industry among them. During the trip, an agreement was made in...

  • 21/01 R.I.P. Sarah Marshall

    R.I.P. Sarah Marshall

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 5:36 am UTC

    The British actress was a familiar face on TV and on Broadway during the 1950s and early ’60s, earning a Tony nom for her supporting role in 1959’s Goodbye, Charlie. Sarah Marshall died Saturday of cancer in Los Angeles. She was 80. Marshall appeared...

  • 21/01 TCA: Ken Burns’ 10-Year Plan Includes Roosevelts, Cancer, Jackie Robinson, Ernest Hemingway and Vietnam

    TCA: Ken Burns’ 10-Year Plan Includes Roosevelts, Cancer, Jackie Robinson, Ernest Hemingway and Vietnam

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 4:29 am UTC

    “I’m a pig in shit,” Ken Burns said of his quantity of documentary films in the pipeline. First up: The Address is extremely short by Burns’ standards – under two hours long. It follows a school in Vermont that has students each year memorize the Get...

  • 21/01 Sundance: As ‘Dogfight’ Producer Richard Guay Floats New Crowd-Funding Model, It’s Time To Stop Using Kickstarter And ‘Wish I Was Here’ As A Punching Bag

    Sundance: As ‘Dogfight’ Producer Richard Guay Floats New Crowd-Funding Model, It’s Time To Stop Using Kickstarter And ‘Wish I Was Here’ As A Punching Bag

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 1:52 am UTC

    Just days after the domestic rights to the Zach Braff-directed and Kickstarter-funded Wish I Was Here sold for $2.75 million to Focus Features at the Sundance Film Festival, there’s a new crowd-funding plan making the rounds here in Park City. While ...

  • 21/01 Jake Sandvig Books Lead On TBS Comedy Pilot ‘Living The Dream’; Mark Hapka, Five Others Join Fox Digital’s ‘Parallels’

    Jake Sandvig Books Lead On TBS Comedy Pilot ‘Living The Dream’; Mark Hapka, Five Others Join Fox Digital’s ‘Parallels’

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 1:29 am UTC

    Jake Sandvig (Easy A) has signed for the lead role in the TBS comedy pilot Living The Dream. He will play Connor Logan, a charismatic twentysomething who, along with his best friends, reinvigorates a town on the verge of losing its identity by acquir...

  • 21/01 Sundance: A24 Acquires ‘Obvious Child’

    Sundance: A24 Acquires ‘Obvious Child’

    Deadline

    January 21 2014, 12:34 am UTC

    UPDATE, 4:34 PM: A24 has made its deal for the comedy official. Check out the release after the original break. PREVIOUS EXCLUSIVE, 3:54 PM: In the second big deal of the Sundance Film Festival, A24 has acquired Obvious Child. Written and directed by...

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Access Hollywood

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  • 20/01 Jennifer Lawrence’s Huge Homeland Spoiler Moment

    Jennifer Lawrence’s Huge Homeland Spoiler Moment

    Access Hollywood

    January 20 2014, 7:51 pm UTC

    Jennifer Lawrence had no idea that the most recent season of “Homeland” would be spoiled for her at last weekend’s SAG Awards – until she ran into Damian Lewis and Access Hollywood on the red carpet....

  • 20/01 Miles Teller To Play Dan Aykroyd In John Belushi Biopic?

    Miles Teller To Play Dan Aykroyd In John Belushi Biopic?

    Access Hollywood

    January 20 2014, 4:59 pm UTC

    Miles Teller could soon have some big comedy shoes to fill....

  • 20/01 Star Wars Episode VII: J.J. Abrams Confirms Jesse Plemons Talks, Plans To Shoot In May

    Star Wars Episode VII: J.J. Abrams Confirms Jesse Plemons Talks, Plans To Shoot In May

    Access Hollywood

    January 20 2014, 2:47 pm UTC

    J.J. Abrams is moving ahead with the next installment in “Star Wars” and has revealed one actor who is being considered for a role....

  • 19/01 Bradley Cooper & Suki Waterhouse Make Award Show Debut

    Bradley Cooper & Suki Waterhouse Make Award Show Debut

    Access Hollywood

    January 19 2014, 5:51 pm UTC

    Bradley Cooper and girlfriend Suki Waterhouse have moved up another notch on the Hollywood relationship totem pole....

  • 19/01 Batman Vs. Superman Movie Pushed To 2016

    Batman Vs. Superman Movie Pushed To 2016

    Access Hollywood

    January 19 2014, 4:40 pm UTC

    Fans eagerly awaiting Zack Snyder’s Batman-themed “Man of Steel” sequel are going to have to wait even longer....

  • 17/01 George Clooney Talks Pranking Matt Damon Into Thinking He Was Gaining Weight

    George Clooney Talks Pranking Matt Damon Into Thinking He Was Gaining Weight

    Access Hollywood

    January 17 2014, 9:52 pm UTC

    Matt Damon has his work cut out for him if he’s ever going to get pal and co-star George Clooney back for pranking him into thinking he was packing on the pounds....

  • 17/01 Johnny Depp & Amber Heard Engaged?

    Johnny Depp & Amber Heard Engaged?

    Access Hollywood

    January 17 2014, 9:43 pm UTC

    Will wedding bells soon be ringing for Johnny Depp? The 50-year-old actor is reportedly engaged to Amber Heard....

  • 17/01 Oprah Winfrey: ‘How Dare Anybody Say That I Was Robbed’ Of An Oscar Nomination

    Oprah Winfrey: ‘How Dare Anybody Say That I Was Robbed’ Of An Oscar Nomination

    Access Hollywood

    January 17 2014, 2:56 pm UTC

    Oprah Winfrey is taking her lack of an Oscar nomination in stride – in fact, she told Access Hollywood she’s not surprised....

  • 16/01 Oscar Nominations: The Stars React!

    Oscar Nominations: The Stars React!

    Access Hollywood

    January 16 2014, 9:44 pm UTC

    Following the nominations for the 86th Annual Academy Awards – which will be handed out on March 2 — the stars spoke out about their big Oscar news!...

  • 16/01 Oscar Snubs: Hanks, Oprah, Redford & More!

    Oscar Snubs: Hanks, Oprah, Redford & More!

    Access Hollywood

    January 16 2014, 4:48 pm UTC

    The 86th Annual Academy Award nominations were announced Thursday morning with serious snubs as some of this year’s favorite big screen performances and films failed to earn Oscar nominations....

Yahoo!

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  • 21/01 Kurt Russell remembers Paul Walker at Sundance

    Kurt Russell remembers Paul Walker at Sundance

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 2:06 pm UTC

    PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Calling his late castmate Paul Walker "a terrific guy," Kurt Russell says he's not sure what will happen with his role in the latest "Fast & Furious" movie....

  • 21/01 Soap opera suicide storyline draws praise, concern

    Soap opera suicide storyline draws praise, concern

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 1:52 pm UTC

    LONDON (AP) — It was one of the gentlest deaths in soap-opera history, but it has provoked a strong reaction in Britain....

  • 21/01 Robots, videogame, animation, tweets- a new take on Tate Britain

    Robots, videogame, animation, tweets- a new take on Tate Britain

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 12:54 pm UTC

    By Jane Baird LONDON (Reuters) - As museums worldwide strive to draw in young people, Tate Britain could place itself at the cutting edge with a project for Internet viewers to drive robots around its galleries at weekends, shining lights and cameras...

  • 21/01 Angelina Jolie shows her darker side in "Maleficent" trailer

    Angelina Jolie shows her darker side in "Maleficent" trailer

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 12:51 pm UTC

    It's Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" from the perspective of the villain, with Angelina Jolie playing the part of the big baddie herself. This new 1m30s trailer borrows imagery from the 1959 original animated feature, cementing Malefic...

  • 21/01 Trailer: Eva Green opposes Sullivan Stapleton in '300: Rise of an Empire'

    Trailer: Eva Green opposes Sullivan Stapleton in '300: Rise of an Empire'

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 11:54 am UTC

    The two actors become Artemisia and Themistokles in a popular epic that will extend the success of "300" (2007), based on the Frank Miller graphic novel. This third trailer for "300: Rise of an Empire" focuses on the rivalry betwe...

  • 21/01 Japan fishermen take cover to slaughter dolphins in face of Western criticism

    Japan fishermen take cover to slaughter dolphins in face of Western criticism

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 11:46 am UTC

    By Ruairidh Villar TAIJI, Japan (Reuters) - Japanese fishermen drove a large group of dolphins into the shallows on Tuesday and, hiding from reporters and TV cameras behind a tarpaulin, killed at least 30 as the annual dolphin hunt that sparked prote...

  • 21/01 Selena Gomez finds solace at Sundance

    Selena Gomez finds solace at Sundance

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 9:54 am UTC

    PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Selena Gomez says working on her film "Rudderless" that's debuting at Sundance — and even dodging paparazzi at the indie film festival — has been an escape from "the everyday madness that I've got to go...

  • 21/01 Lindsay Lohan at Sundance to announce new film

    Lindsay Lohan at Sundance to announce new film

    Yahoo!

    January 21 2014, 8:40 am UTC

    PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — With a film crew capturing every moment, Lindsay Lohan made a high-profile debut at the Sundance Film Festival, announcing a new film and a "fresh start."...

  • 20/01 Scene and heard at the Sundance Film Festival

    Scene and heard at the Sundance Film Festival

    Yahoo!

    January 20 2014, 8:15 pm UTC

    PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Associated Press reporters at the Sundance Film Festival share what's in their notebooks:...

  • 20/01 Commemorations ask what would Martin Luther King Jr. do in 2014?

    Commemorations ask what would Martin Luther King Jr. do in 2014?

    Yahoo!

    January 20 2014, 7:34 pm UTC

    (Reuters) - Visions of what Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would do to promote civil rights in 2014, had he not been slain decades ago, marked speeches and commemorations held across the country to honor his memory on Monday. Recalling King's f...

E! Online

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  • 21/01 What's the Hulk's Sex Life Like? Just Ask Mark Ruffalo

    What's the Hulk's Sex Life Like? Just Ask Mark Ruffalo

    E! Online

    January 21 2014, 4:00 am UTC

    The Hulk is going to the chapel and he's gonna get married. Well, not exactly—but Mark Ruffalo is rumored to be getting a love interest in the next Avengers......

  • 20/01 The Nut Job: What to Know About the New Animated Comedy With Will Arnett

    The Nut Job: What to Know About the New Animated Comedy With Will Arnett

    E! Online

    January 20 2014, 11:00 pm UTC

    You probably won't go nuts for this forgettable family fluff about a squirrel antihero named Surly (voiced by Will Arnett). When the rascally rodent accidentally destroys his tribe's food......

  • 20/01 Tyra Banks Announces Life Size Sequel

    Tyra Banks Announces Life Size Sequel

    E! Online

    January 20 2014, 9:02 pm UTC

    Life Size is coming back! Tyra Banks confirmed that the sequel to the 2000 Disney flick, which she starred in alongside Lindsay Lohan, is in development. In the film, Lohan......

  • 20/01 Zoe Saldana May Get Pixie Cut for Rosemary's Baby Remake

    Zoe Saldana May Get Pixie Cut for Rosemary's Baby Remake

    E! Online

    January 20 2014, 4:47 pm UTC

    Zoe Saldana won't be watching the original Rosemary's Baby to prep for her upcoming remake of the classic horror film. "They did it so well," the Avatar beauty told me at......

  • 19/01 Claire Danes Gushes About My So-Called Life Costar Jared Leto, Plus More SAG Awards Red Carpet Interviews You Didn't See!

    Claire Danes Gushes About My So-Called Life Costar Jared Leto, Plus More SAG Awards Red Carpet Interviews You Didn't See!

    E! Online

    January 19 2014, 11:50 pm UTC

    Claire Danes is very proud of her My So-Called Life costar Jared Leto. The Homeland starlet, who looked elegant in a Vionnet sheer gown and Forevermark diamonds at the SAG Awards,......

  • 19/01 J.J. Abrams on Whether Felicity, Lost or Alias Movies Would Ever Happen

    J.J. Abrams on Whether Felicity, Lost or Alias Movies Would Ever Happen

    E! Online

    January 19 2014, 10:44 pm UTC

    Felicity, Sydney or Jack and Kate on the big screen. Could it ever possibly happen? Creator J.J. Abrams was on hand at the NBC TCA Press Tour Sunday to promote his new......

  • 19/01 Jennifer Lawrence: 6 Funny Faces She Made at the SAG Awards

    Jennifer Lawrence: 6 Funny Faces She Made at the SAG Awards

    E! Online

    January 19 2014, 8:55 pm UTC

    At the 2014 SAG Awards, Jennifer Lawrence humorously talked about her "armpit vagina" and then took home the actor statue of the night, along with her American Hustle costars, for Best......

  • 19/01 Box Office: Ride Along Is No. 1, Breaks MLK Weekend and January Opening Record

    Box Office: Ride Along Is No. 1, Breaks MLK Weekend and January Opening Record

    E! Online

    January 19 2014, 6:22 pm UTC

    Moviegoers went along with Ride Along this weekend. And they helped the comedy break all sorts of records. The action flick, starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube, earned $41.2 million its......

  • 19/01 Chloë Grace Moretz Reveals Party Plans for 17th Birthday

    Chloë Grace Moretz Reveals Party Plans for 17th Birthday

    E! Online

    January 19 2014, 4:37 pm UTC

    Chloë Grace Moretz's 17th birthday is right around the corner (Feb. 10 to be exact), but don't expect the Carrie to be dancing on table tops and causing a......

  • 19/01 Emma Thompson Was the Real Winner of the 2014 SAG Awards

    Emma Thompson Was the Real Winner of the 2014 SAG Awards

    E! Online

    January 19 2014, 5:03 am UTC

    Bryan Cranston totally fangirled over Emma Thompson while accepting his SAG Award, and no one blames him one bit. The Saving Mr. Banks star is entertaining the crap out of us during this awards......

The Hollywood Reporter

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  • 21/01 Thai Indie Directors Partner for Mosquito Films Distribution

    Thai Indie Directors Partner for Mosquito Films Distribution

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 11:52 am UTC

    Palme d'Or winner Apichatpong Weerasethakul teams with other leading local filmmakers to launch the international sales and distribution outfit, which will debut at Rotterdam representing four films.Palme d'Or-winning director Apichatpong W...

  • 21/01 U.K. Regional Production Fund Secures $12.3 Million in EU Money

    U.K. Regional Production Fund Secures $12.3 Million in EU Money

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 9:16 am UTC

    Screen Yorkshire, which runs Britain's largest regional production investment vehicle and has attracted high-profile BBC productions, will pump the cash into movie, TV, games and digital projects.LONDON – Screen Yorkshire, the U.K. entertainment...

  • 21/01 China Box Office: 'Despicable Me 2' Stays on Top, Local Rival 'Boonie Bears' Opens Big

    China Box Office: 'Despicable Me 2' Stays on Top, Local Rival 'Boonie Bears' Opens Big

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 8:00 am UTC

    While animations dominate the week, "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit" takes a respectable $9.55 million in China.Universal and Illumination Entertainment's Despicable Me 2 held its grip atop the Chinese box office, adding $18.39 million for ...

  • 21/01 South Korea's Jeonju Fest to Back Features From Experimental Filmmakers

    South Korea's Jeonju Fest to Back Features From Experimental Filmmakers

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 7:30 am UTC

    Hungary's Gyorgy Palfi and Korean directors Shin Younshick and Park Jung-bum have been invited to direct films to premiere at the event in May.SEOUL – Hungarian director Gyorgy Palfi and South Korea's Shin Younshick and Park Jung-bum will p...

  • 21/01 Katrina Kaif Becomes Face of L’Oréal Paris in India

    Katrina Kaif Becomes Face of L’Oréal Paris in India

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 7:19 am UTC

    The Bollywood star follows fellow actresses Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto as the fourth Indian ambassador for the beauty brand.L’Oréal Paris announced that Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif is the new face of the beauty brand in ...

  • 21/01 Sundance: THR Fetes 'Listen Up Philip' Cast at Intimate Premiere Party

    Sundance: THR Fetes 'Listen Up Philip' Cast at Intimate Premiere Party

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 5:25 am UTC

    "Listen Up Philip" stars Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss, Krysten Ritter, Jonathan Pryce and Josephine de La Baume celebrated the film's premiere party, hosted by The Hollywood Reporter and sponsored by American Airlines, on Monday n...

  • 21/01 Oscar-Winning Rerecording Mixer Bob Beemer Joins Todd-Soundelux

    Oscar-Winning Rerecording Mixer Bob Beemer Joins Todd-Soundelux

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 2:34 am UTC

    Beemer has won Academy Awards for his work on "Dreamgirls," "Ray," "Gladiator" and "Speed."Four-time Academy Award-winning rerecording mixer Bob Beemer joined Todd-Soundelux on Monday. He has been nominated for...

  • 21/01 What We Do in the Shadows: Sundance Review

    What We Do in the Shadows: Sundance Review

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 1:51 am UTC

    "Flight of the Conchords" co-star Jemaine Clement and "Boy" director Taika Waititi play two of a quartet of vampires who share a Wellington house.A very funny Kiwi take on vampire lore and its application to the modern world, Taik...

  • 21/01 Sundance: A24 Nabs Gillian Robespierre's 'Obvious Child'

    Sundance: A24 Nabs Gillian Robespierre's 'Obvious Child'

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 12:06 am UTC

    UPDATED: The film, which premiered Jan. 17 as part of the festival's Next section, sold for low seven figures.PARK CITY – Two days after picking up Lynn Shelton's Laggies, A24 has acquired North American distribution rights to the comedy Ob...

  • 21/01 Sundance: The Hollywood Reporter Fetes 'Listen Up Philip' Cast After Premiere

    Sundance: The Hollywood Reporter Fetes 'Listen Up Philip' Cast After Premiere

    The Hollywood Reporter

    January 21 2014, 12:04 am UTC

    Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss and Krysten Ritter attended the intimate party, sponsored by American Airlines, on Monday night at Cicero's downstairs bar on Main Street.PARK CITY -- The Hollywood Reporter celebrated the premiere of Listen Up ...

Hollywood Chicago

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  • 21/01 Interview: New Role for Vanessa Hudgens in ‘Gimme Shelter’

    Interview: New Role for Vanessa Hudgens in ‘Gimme Shelter’

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 21 2014, 2:01 pm UTC

    CHICAGO – Vanessa Hudgens, the former teen actor from the “High School Musical” franchise, has a brand new bag. Besides shocking movie audiences with her memorable performance in last year’s “Spring Breakers,” Hudgens deconstructs her glam image in t...

  • 21/01 2014 Sundance Diary, Day 4: Emotions Flow Over Busy Festival

    2014 Sundance Diary, Day 4: Emotions Flow Over Busy Festival

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 21 2014, 12:45 am UTC

    It’s funny how things start to pair up over festivals. You’ll notice themes across at least two films, maybe more. Could just be the exhaustion. The six films I’ve seen since I last filed a diary definitely partner nicely and yet one can also trace t...

  • 20/01 Interviews: Women in Film Chicago at the 2013 Focus Awards

    Interviews: Women in Film Chicago at the 2013 Focus Awards

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 20 2014, 8:31 pm UTC

    CHICAGO – Women in Film Chicago is one of the greatest Midwest advocates for women filmmakers. Every year, they present “Focus Awards” to honor notable female breakthroughs in the film and television business. Last October, they awarded their 2013 Fo...

  • 19/01 2014 Sundance Diary, Day 3: Comedies with an Edge

    2014 Sundance Diary, Day 3: Comedies with an Edge

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 19 2014, 9:00 pm UTC

    I’ve only seen three movies since my last dispatch — Sundance is about finding the time to write whenever you have it and it just comes earlier today than it did yesterday — but one was a true gem. So I’ll be brief. I adore Craig Johnson’s emotional,...

  • 19/01 2014 Sundance Diary, Day 2: New Filmmakers Lead the Way

    2014 Sundance Diary, Day 2: New Filmmakers Lead the Way

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 19 2014, 1:20 am UTC

    Sundance has always been an interesting blend of new and old; domestic and international; star power and new faces. In the last 24 hours, the two movies that struck the loudest chord with me come from young filmmakers, and that couldn’t make me happi...

  • 17/01 2014 Sundance Diary, Day 1: The Truth is in the Journey

    2014 Sundance Diary, Day 1: The Truth is in the Journey

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 17 2014, 11:54 pm UTC

    I’m back in Park City for another week of premieres, interviews, and screenings of at least a few films that the community will be talking about all year. Last year’s Sundance produced “The Spectacular Now,” “Stories We Tell,” “Mud,” “Upstream Color,...

  • 17/01 Interview: ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Star Jon Heder Drops Into Chicago

    Interview: ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Star Jon Heder Drops Into Chicago

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 17 2014, 11:28 pm UTC

    Those who live in Chicagoland but can’t make it to Sundance 2014 this weekend are invited to ring in a ten-year anniversary of one of the festival’s biggest premieres, “Napoleon Dynamite.” Shown on the big screen in multiplexes located in Woodridge a...

  • 17/01 Film Review: B-Level Story Sinks Finely Animated ‘The Nut Job’

    Film Review: B-Level Story Sinks Finely Animated ‘The Nut Job’

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 17 2014, 11:01 pm UTC

    CHICAGO – It feels like when any studio besides Walt Disney or Pixar does an animated film with celebrity voices, there is a little less lacquer on it. What the other two remember, and others forget, is that it starts with a script. All the toon land...

  • 17/01 Film Review: High-Level Reboot for ‘Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit’

    Film Review: High-Level Reboot for ‘Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit’

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 17 2014, 11:23 am UTC

    CHICAGO – Actor Chris Pine should use the term “Rebooter” as his middle name. After taking on the Captain Kirk role in the “Star Trek” series, he now is the latest to portray CIA super spy as “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,” a literate and pulse racing a...

  • 16/01 Film News ‘12 Years a Slave,’ ‘American Hustle’ Lead Oscar Nominees

    Film News ‘12 Years a Slave,’ ‘American Hustle’ Lead Oscar Nominees

    Hollywood Chicago

    January 16 2014, 2:36 pm UTC

    After an intense season of outside-industry kudos delivery, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has proclaimed its favorites of a memorable award season. “12 Years a Slave” continues its momentum with nominees for Best Picture, Best Act...

Entertainment Weekly

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  • 20/01 Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood': Sundance review

    Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood': Sundance review

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 20 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By Owen Gleiberman Owen Gleiberman on film shot over 11 years, as its lead actor grows up on camera...

  • 20/01 Sundance '14: Star portraits, day 3

    Sundance '14: Star portraits, day 3

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 20 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By EW Staff Robert De Niro, Diane Kruger, Bill Hader, Rachel McAdams, more at Park City!...

  • 20/01 'Ride Along' sets January box office record

    'Ride Along' sets January box office record

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 20 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By Karen Valby Kevin Hart-Ice Cube comedy earns $41.2M, with Monday holiday ahead...

  • 20/01 'Gravity,' 'Slave' tie as Producers Guild Best Film

    'Gravity,' 'Slave' tie as Producers Guild Best Film

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 20 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By Josh Rottenberg First deadlock in group's 25-year history adds note of unpredictability to Oscars...

  • 19/01 Superman-Batman movie pushed to May 6, 2016

    Superman-Batman movie pushed to May 6, 2016

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 19 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By Karen Valby Warner Bros.: Move allows ''the filmmakers time to realize fully their vision''...

  • 19/01 Sundance '14: Star portraits, day 2

    Sundance '14: Star portraits, day 2

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 19 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By EW Staff Chloe Moretz, Nicholas Hoult, Zoe Saldana, Dan Stevens, more at Park City!...

  • 19/01 'American Hustle' wins Best Cast at SAG Awards

    'American Hustle' wins Best Cast at SAG Awards

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 19 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By Denise Warner More winners: Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong'o, Jared Leto...

  • 18/01 'Ride Along' No. 1 on Friday: $14.5M

    'Ride Along' No. 1 on Friday: $14.5M

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 18 2014, 5:05 am UTC

    By Karen Valby ''Lone Survivor'' strong No. 2; ''Jack Ryan'' at No. 3 on opening day ($5.4M)...

  • 18/01 Sundance '14: Star portraits, day 1

    Sundance '14: Star portraits, day 1

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 18 2014, 5:05 am UTC

    By EW Staff Aaron Paul, Kristen Stewart, Jason Momoa, Miles Teller, more at Park City!...

  • 15/01 Fall Movie Preview: The Monuments Men

    Fall Movie Preview: The Monuments Men

    Entertainment Weekly

    January 15 2014, 5:00 am UTC

    By Laura Hertzfeld A war adventure about the daring Allied rescue of art looted by the Nazis...

Variety

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  • 21/01 ‘Lunchbox’ Producer Guneet Monga Spices up ‘Titli’

    ‘Lunchbox’ Producer Guneet Monga Spices up ‘Titli’

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 1:47 pm UTC

    In a further sign of Indian films targeting non-traditional audiences, Bollywood powerhouse YRF has hired Guneet Monga to execute international strategy on an indie pickup....

  • 21/01 Starz Inks Russian Pay TV, SVOD Deal with Akopov’s Amedia

    Starz Inks Russian Pay TV, SVOD Deal with Akopov’s Amedia

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 12:33 pm UTC

    LONDON — Starz Worldwide Distribution has inked a multi-year, multi-platform content licensing and distribution pact with Russia’s Amedia, which is backed by U.S. investor Len Blavatnik. The Russian pay TV and SVOD operator, which was founded in 2002...

  • 21/01 Verizon Buys Intel’s Internet TV Unit, and Telco Plans to Launch Virtual TV Services

    Verizon Buys Intel’s Internet TV Unit, and Telco Plans to Launch Virtual TV Services

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 11:39 am UTC

    It’s official: Verizon Communications and Intel announced that the telco will acquire the chip company’s over-the-top broadband TV service, and that Verizon plans to use the technology to deliver “over the top” TV services that will compete with cabl...

  • 21/01 CBS Eyes Start of New Events Business

    CBS Eyes Start of New Events Business

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 11:30 am UTC

    CBS is banking on the Beatles to help it start a new line of business. On February 9, CBS News is slated to hold a live event to mark the 50th anniversary – to the day – of the band’s first American television appearance on CBS’ “The Ed Sullivan Show...

  • 21/01 Penelope Cruz, Julio Medem Team on ‘Ma ma’

    Penelope Cruz, Julio Medem Team on ‘Ma ma’

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 11:30 am UTC

    PARIS – Penelope Cruz will topline and co-produce “Ma ma,” the next film by one of Spain’s most prominent auteurs, L.A.-based Spanish director Julio Medem (“Sex and Lucia,” “Room in Rome”). An intimate woman’s drama, laced by moments of comedy, “Ma m...

  • 21/01 Sundance Film Review: ‘Jamie Marks Is Dead’

    Sundance Film Review: ‘Jamie Marks Is Dead’

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 9:59 am UTC

    Carter Smith's follow-up to 'The Ruins' is an artfully handled but somewhat murky supernatural drama....

  • 21/01 M-appeal Sells Berlinale Pic ‘Feriado’ to GMFilms (EXCLUSIVE)

    M-appeal Sells Berlinale Pic ‘Feriado’ to GMFilms (EXCLUSIVE)

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 9:33 am UTC

    LONDON — M-appeal has sold Diego Araujo’s helming debut “Feriado” (Holiday), which world premieres in the Berlinale’s Generation 14plus section, to Germany’s GMFilms. GMFilms will give the film a theatrical release. Pic centers on 16-year-old Juan Pa...

  • 21/01 Asian Sales Venture Mosquito To Buzz At Rotterdam

    Asian Sales Venture Mosquito To Buzz At Rotterdam

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 9:26 am UTC

    Several of Thailand’s leading film-makers including Cannes Palme d’Or winner Apichatpong Weerasethakul, have joined forces to launch a sales company, Mosquito Films....

  • 21/01 ‘The Mummy,’ ‘Dazed and Confused’ Producer James Jacks Dies in Los Angeles

    ‘The Mummy,’ ‘Dazed and Confused’ Producer James Jacks Dies in Los Angeles

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 7:57 am UTC

    Veteran movie producer James Jacks died Monday of a heart attack at his Los Angeles home. He was 66. Jacks was best known for launching “The Mummy” franchise in 1999 with longtime producing partner Sean Daniel through their Alphaville Films banner. H...

  • 21/01 Sundance Film Review: ‘Lambert & Stamp’

    Sundance Film Review: ‘Lambert & Stamp’

    Variety

    January 21 2014, 7:00 am UTC

    James D. Cooper's impeccably directed debut is a definitive screen bio of the Who and its-rock operatic rise....

LA Times

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  • 15/01 Jack Black to develop 'Wizard's Way' remake (and why that's odd)

    Jack Black to develop 'Wizard's Way' remake (and why that's odd)

    LA Times

    January 15 2014, 2:53 am UTC

    Comedic actor Jack Black and his Electric Dynamite production company have acquired the rights to remake "Wizard's Way," a low-budget British movie about two nerds obsessed with an aging online fantasy video game....

  • 19/12 Review: 'White Reindeer' a not-so-jolly trip into suburban emptiness

    Review: 'White Reindeer' a not-so-jolly trip into suburban emptiness

    LA Times

    December 19 2013, 2:45 am UTC

    Zach Clark's commitment to a deadpan vibe of crisp comic kink amid left-turn sorrow can sometimes feel condescending in his 'White Reindeer's' tale of yuletide grief and murder.For those considering a deep retreat from oppressive ...

  • 17/12 Critic's Notebook: Meeting 'Sue Mengers,' revisiting her Hollywood

    Critic's Notebook: Meeting 'Sue Mengers,' revisiting her Hollywood

    LA Times

    December 17 2013, 2:00 pm UTC

    Seeing Bette Midler in John Logan's 'I'll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers' at the Geffen is a reminder of how Hollywood has changed.I never had dinner at Sue Mengers' house, and though I had a nodding acquaintance with ...

  • 12/12 Review: 'Jews of Nigeria' serves to inspire

    Review: 'Jews of Nigeria' serves to inspire

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 10:25 pm UTC

    Although not recognized by Israel and others, Igbo Nigerians practice Judaism with grace.Now here's something you don't see every day: A circle of African men chanting Hebrew prayers while wearing tallitot (prayer shawls) and yarmulkes (sku...

  • 12/12 New films like 'Gravity,' 'Her' connect the high-tech with the heart

    New films like 'Gravity,' 'Her' connect the high-tech with the heart

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 5:00 pm UTC

    Modern technology is in the spotlight in new films like Spike Jonze's 'Her,' Alfonso Cuaron's 'Gravity' and Alex Gibney's 'We Steal Secrets.'Loneliness, hubris, depression and other fixtures of human frail...

  • 12/12 Foreign films 'Wadjda' and 'Broken Circle' come with back stories

    Foreign films 'Wadjda' and 'Broken Circle' come with back stories

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 4:30 pm UTC

    A strong field of foreign films includes 'Wadjda,' shot in Saudi Arabia, where the government frowns on film, and 'Broken Circle Breakdown,' a bluegrass-loving movie from Belgium.The foreign-language film field for the 2014 Academ...

  • 12/12 In 'American Hustle,' the costumes are practically characters

    In 'American Hustle,' the costumes are practically characters

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 4:00 pm UTC

    Designer Michael Wilkinson was drawn to David O. Russell's con-man tale. 'I loved the fact that these were characters inside characters.'There's a bright shot of star power in David O. Russell's period film "American Hus...

  • 12/12 Newcomer Lupita Nyong'o is taking the lead in fashion

    Newcomer Lupita Nyong'o is taking the lead in fashion

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 3:45 pm UTC

    The breakout actress Lupita Nyong'o, drawing notice as Patsey in '12 Years a Slave,' is also grabbing attention with her flawless sense of style.This year's best dressed Hollywood newcomer is Lupita Nyong'o, the Yale School o...

  • 12/12 Forest Whitaker's twin peaks this year: 'Fruitvale Station' and 'The Butler'

    Forest Whitaker's twin peaks this year: 'Fruitvale Station' and 'The Butler'

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 3:15 pm UTC

    The Contenders: Forest Whitaker takes pride in two roles that could get him to the Oscar gala: that of Cecil Gaines in 'The Butler' and as producer of 'Fruitvale Station.'If Forest Whitaker isn't careful, he could win Oscars ...

  • 12/12 Audrey Hepburn's 1953 'Roman Holiday' an enchanting fairy tale

    Audrey Hepburn's 1953 'Roman Holiday' an enchanting fairy tale

    LA Times

    December 12 2013, 1:00 pm UTC

    Oscar Archives: William Wyler's 1953 Cinderella-esque comedy made Audrey Hepburn an overnight sensation and launched a new fashion trend for the gamin young star's hair and chic clothes.William Wyler's enchanting 1953 Cinderella-esque ...

Rolling Stone

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  • 20/01 Sundance 2014's Opening Weekend: Our Analytical By the Numbers Report

    Sundance 2014's Opening Weekend: Our Analytical By the Numbers Report

    Rolling Stone

    January 20 2014, 9:55 pm UTC

    One FilmThat's how long it took for critics to declare the first great film of Sundance Usually the [...]...

  • 20/01 The Accidental Success of Adam Driver

    The Accidental Success of Adam Driver

    Rolling Stone

    January 20 2014, 2:00 pm UTC

    Let's say Adam Driver is in need of some eggs He goes to a store He selects the eggs He approaches t[...]...

  • 20/01 Storms, Sharks and Panic: 'All Is Lost' and the Making of a Triumph

    Storms, Sharks and Panic: 'All Is Lost' and the Making of a Triumph

    Rolling Stone

    January 20 2014, 12:00 pm UTC

    In All Is Lost JC Chandor's nail-biting drama set on a 39-foot schooner in the Indian Ocean an unnam[...]...

  • 19/01 'American Hustle' Takes Top Prize at SAG Awards

    'American Hustle' Takes Top Prize at SAG Awards

    Rolling Stone

    January 19 2014, 7:48 pm UTC

    American Hustle took home the top honor at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday night winning [...]...

  • 19/01 Drake Takes on Lil Wayne, Jay Z and A-Rod on 'SNL'

    Drake Takes on Lil Wayne, Jay Z and A-Rod on 'SNL'

    Rolling Stone

    January 19 2014, 2:47 pm UTC

    Drake proved last night that he hasn't let those Degrassi acting skills grow rusty during his hostin[...]...

  • 18/01 'Batman vs. Superman' Film Delayed

    'Batman vs. Superman' Film Delayed

    Rolling Stone

    January 18 2014, 11:16 pm UTC

    Fans eagerly anticipating the new Batman vs Superman movie will have to wait an extra year for the e[...]...

  • 18/01 10 Insights From Bill Murray's AMA Chat

    10 Insights From Bill Murray's AMA Chat

    Rolling Stone

    January 18 2014, 8:06 pm UTC

    Bill Murray surprised fans on Reddit yesterday evening with an Ask Me Anything session to promote hi[...]...

  • 18/01 Joseph Gordon-Levitt Launches 'HitRecord on TV' at Sundance

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt Launches 'HitRecord on TV' at Sundance

    Rolling Stone

    January 18 2014, 3:08 pm UTC

    Last night at the Sundance Film Festival Joseph Gordon-Levitt premiered the first three episodes of [...]...

  • 17/01 'Walking Dead' Crew Pulls Crazy Zombie Prank on Star Norman Reedus

    'Walking Dead' Crew Pulls Crazy Zombie Prank on Star Norman Reedus

    Rolling Stone

    January 17 2014, 10:05 pm UTC

    Walking Dead superfan Nick Santonastasso has a massive following on Vine for his hilarious[...]...

  • 17/01 Bobby Moynihan's Dream 'SNL' Sketch for Drake

    Bobby Moynihan's Dream 'SNL' Sketch for Drake

    Rolling Stone

    January 17 2014, 9:30 pm UTC

    The 39th season of Saturday Night Live has seen its ups and downs since premiering on September[...]...

USA Today

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