2012 YEAR IN REVIEW
The hottest stars, biggest bombs, most shocking surprises, and more
2012 Breakout Stars
At this point last year, Chris Hemsworth and Octavia Spencer had solidified themselves as bona fide movie stars thanks to the commercial and critical successes of their respective box office hits “Thor” and “The Help.” Since then, Hollywood has birthed a whole new batch of breakouts – men, women, children, and even a stuffed bear – who’ll likely blossom into even bigger big screen stars in the years to come. So, who made our Top 10? Take a look, and let us know if we overlooked any of your favorites. -- By Matt Whitfield & Giana Mucci
- Keanu Reeves Looks Bloated at Cannes Film Festival
The Matrix star, now 48, shows his scruffy, puffier side while promoting his new film The Man of Tai Chi
- Eva Longoria Goes Without Underwear, Laughs Off Wardrobe Malfunction in Cannes
"Here's my dress for tonight! No wardrobe malfunctions tonight!" she tweeted the next day in a jab to her embarrassing red carpet moment
- So Fetch! Lindsay Lohan's 'Mean Girls' Co-Star Wears 'Go To Jail Lindsay' T-Shirt
For the record, Jonathan Bennett, who played stud Aaron Samuels in the 2004 hit comedy "Mean Girls" opposite Lindsay Lohan's Cady Heron character, does not want his former co-star to go to jail. However, the comedic actor tried on a … Continue reading →
- Marvel's Phase Three: A Robert Downey Jr.-Less 'Iron Man 4'?
As "Iron Man 3" continues to rake in the cash (it's surpassed the $1 billion mark worldwide and counting), everyone's abuzz about "Iron Man 4." Such an endeavor would seem like a no-brainer for Marvel, and the studio is completely … Continue reading →
- First Look: Jennifer Lawrence is Blue All Over as Mystique in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'
Jennifer Lawrence has got the blues again, and she's enjoying it more this time around. "X-Men: Days of Future Past" director Bryan Singer took to his Twitter account today to post a pic of Lawrence in costume and make up … Continue reading →
- Christina Aguilera Looks Skinnier Than Ever at Billboard Music Awards
The slimmed-down singer and mom, 32, looked toned and confident singing "Feel This Moment" with Pitbull
- 5 Super Stealthy Facts About 'Star Trek' Baddie Benedict Cumberbatch
He has successfully stolen the spotlight from his ensemble cast mates and blushingly touts his growing fan base of so-called Cumberpeople. With the enormous amount of buzz that has been bestowed upon the star villain in "Star Trek Into Darkness" … Continue reading →
- 9/11 Looms Large Over 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
(Spoiler warning: Major plot points are discussed below.) Any resemblance between "Star Trek Into Darkness" and our post-9/11 world and wars — well, that's not exactly coincidental. "I think it's fairly obvious it's a commentary," says TrekMovie editor-in-chief Anthony Pascale. … Continue reading →