Category Archives: 2 – FILM NEWS
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is announcing the nominations for the 75th annual Golden Globes this morning with the winners announced on Sunday, January 7 at 5 PM PT/8 PM ET live on NBC, hosted by Seth Meyers.
A24’s The Disaster Artist, directed by and starring James Franco, enters the top 5 with an est. $6.4 million. Broad Green’s Just Getting Started isn’t… it bombed pretty badly its opening weekend.
The adaptation of Ernest Cline’s best-selling novel will be released on March 30. It stars Tye Sheridan (Mud), Mark Rylance, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. Miller and Simon Pegg.
Shameik Moore from Dope voices Miles Morales in the animated film produced by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (The LEGO Movie).
We examine ten of the main categories in the annual awards from the Hollywood Foreign Press before nominations are announced Monday.
One of the more successful newer indie distributors has discovered the secrets of marketing and distribution to the point where they might have their best year yet with Lady Bird and The Disaster Artist.
James Franco’s The Disaster Artist faring well in first weekend of wide release, while Justice League and Wonder are in a close race for second place.
13 movies you might have missed or maybe some you’ve never even heard of, but hopefully will have a chance to watch before year’s end.
Our own Neil Turitz joins the guys to discuss two movies mired in controversy — 20th Century Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody starring Rami Malek, and Paramount’s sci-fi film Annihilation starring Natalie Portman.
One has to wonder if Disney is interested in spending the money required to help James Cameron see through his ambitious vision for Avatar, which has staked out four December release dates that would coincide with more than a few Star Wars films.
The finale to Wes Ball’s adaptation of James Dashner’s sci-fi series hits theaters January 26.
The film features interviews with famous Chicagoans from all walks of life, including President Obama, Bill Murray, Michael Wilbon, Bill Kurtis, Chris Myers, Rev. Jesse Jackson and Veep star Matt Walsh, who also serves as the narrator.
The remake of the Japanese manga by Yukito Kishiro stars Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley and Keean Johnson.
Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy might put Jenkins back in the Oscar race for his supporting role as the friend and neighbor of a mute woman, played by Sally Hawkins.
The new film from Russian filmmaker Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan) already received an award at Cannes and is likely to receive many more accolades in the coming months.
BBC America will kick off this year’s annual tradition with a 7-day 24-hour marathon covering the last three actors that played the Doctor. Capaldi will be replaced by Jodie Whitaker for the next season.
The actor breaks away from big studio fare to take on his most challenging and satisfying role in Luca Guadagnino’s adaptation of André Aciman’s novel, as well as making his first foray on Broadway.
“Phantom Thread is going to be with me long after the conversations about this year’s awards have faded, and for many viewers, this is going to be a film worth an obsession as focused as the one shared by its main characters,” writes Drew McWeeny.
Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return for this prehistoric sequel, which sees director J.A. Bayona (The Impossible) take the reins from Colin Trevorrow.
Following a poor test screening that rankled producers Scott Rudin and David Ellison, Paramount has decided to sell international rights to Alex Garland’s new film to Netflix.
Ben Affleck isn’t long for the cape and cowl, while Zack Snyder has directed his last DC movie, and possibly his last movie ever for Warner Bros., where he still has a producing deal.
Wonder Woman, Dunkirk and The Post represent the studios while the seven other selections were all independent films.
Jon Shestack Productions and Madhouse Entertainment will produce the film for the streaming network.
Six Ghost-Spider (aka Spider-Gwen) digital shorts will be followed by a feature-length film featuring voice talent that includes Dove Cameron, Chloe Bennet, Tyler Posey, Kim Raver and BooBoo Stewart.
These photos also reveal a look at Jessica Chastain as the villian and a new look for Mystique.