Barry Berman

  • Liam Neeson’s Frail Frame Makes Him Almost Unrecognisable

    The 63-year old, Irish actor, Liam Neeson, has caused much concern amongst fans after being photographed looking quite frail on the streets of New York last week. In this dramatic transformation, he appears worryingly gaunt in the face with long grey wispy hair hidden underneath a baseball cap. In…

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  • Adam Sandler: 5 Reasons He’s No Longer a Movie Star

    Is it game over for Adam Sandler? His new comedy, “Pixels,” opened over the weekend to a mediocre $24 million, a disappointing result for the $88 million project. Sandler’s latest box office lemon comes on the heels of “The Cobbler” (Sandler’s lowest-grossing title ever, which opened to just…

    Variety
  • Hugh Jackman Reaches Out To Fans Over Final Wolverine Movie

    As hard as it may be to believe, it seems Hugh Jackman’s days as Wolverine are almost over. More than fifteen years since the original ‘X-Men,’ the role of the invulnerable Canadian mutant with the retractable claws has lifted the Australian actor from big screen obscurity to major movie star…

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  • Amy Schumer: What’s Next After ‘Trainwreck’?

    On the heels of 'Trainwreck,' Amy Schumer is already looking to her next big project.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • 'Monkey King' breaks 'Kung Fu Panda 2' record in China as 'Monster Hunt' surges

    Box-office records continued to drop like flies last week in China as the homegrown "Monkey King: Hero Is Back" surpassed "Kung Fu Panda 2" to become the top-grossing animated film ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • Off Broadway Review: Sports-Agent Story ‘King Liz’

    Playwright Fernanda Coppel has latched onto a hot topic in Second Stage Uptown’s “King Liz” — the alarming under-representation of female agents in major-league sports, and the formidable social, political, and economic obstacles they have to overcome to swim in the company of those high-grossing…

    Variety
  • 'UnREAL's' Constance Zimmer on Quinn's Big Move: "She Doesn't Know What She Wants"

    “Why did she keep all this stuff? ... She’s smart, and she’s protecting herself," the actress tells THR of the episode's big reveal. "Now she gets to use it against ."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • How ‘Healthy Foods’ Are Killing You

    Professor Laura A. Schmidt of UC San Francisco’s School of Medicine writes about the perils of sugar—explored in the eye-opening documentary ‘That Sugar Film,’ in theaters July 31.

    The Daily Beast (RSS)
  • Michael Douglas: ‘I Was Left Giving The Exposition And Plot On Ant-Man’

    Michael Douglas said that his character Hank Pym is there for “exposition” in ‘Ant-Man’ and would love to get funnier lines if he’s in the sequel. Talking to Yahoo Movies, Douglas said that while the rewrite of the script by star Paul Rudd and ‘Anchorman’ director Adam McKay made the film funnier,…

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  • Larysa Kondracki Inks Directing Deal With Starz

    The Whistleblower helmer Larysa Kondracki has signed a one-year directing and first-look development deal with Starz. Under the pact, she will direct an upcoming episode of drama series Power. Kondracki co-wrote and directed the 2010 feature The Whistleblower starring Rachel Weisz. It…

    Deadline
  • Carmike Cinemas Shares Volatile After Financial Results

    The company posted a 14 percent attendance increase and 24 percent climb in revenue generated at the snack bars.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Tom Cruise: I’ll Make Top Gun 2 On One Condition

    Tom Cruise is clearly a man after our own hearts. The ‘Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation’ star has taken our breath away by revealing he’s ready to return to the role of ace fighter pilot Maverick for ‘Top Gun 2′ on one condition… that the airplane stunts are performed for real without the use of…

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    Box Office Report: July 24 - 26th

    Jake Gyllenhaal's Southpaw overperformed its opening weekend, while Paper Towns and Pixels stalled.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Fox Searchlight Conjures Haunted House Movie From 80-Year-Old New Yorker Article

    EXCLUSIVE: A nearly 80-year-old article in The New Yorker about the first documented haunted house has scared up a deal at Fox Searchlight. Searchlight will develop a movie from Voices Through The Trumpet, a two-part article written by Carl Carmer. JT Petty has been set to write, and Alison…

    Deadline
  • ‘Gamers Guide To Pretty Much Everything’ Best Series Debut In Disney XD History With Boys 6-11

    The premiere of Disney XD's Gamer's Guide To Pretty Much Everything became the network's No. 1 series debut in the network's 15-plus-year history (including Toon Disney days) with Live + 3 Day ratings, in boys 6-11 (398,000/3.3 rating). In boys 2-11, it was No. 2 (442,000/2.2 rating), behind only…

    Deadline
  • Google Separates YouTube from Google+, Refocuses Social Network

    Google took a first step toward a major shift in its social strategy Monday by separating YouTube from Google+. The changes were announced on both the official YouTube and Google+ blogs, with the latter putting it this way: “In the coming months, a Google Account will be all you’ll need to share…

    Variety
  • The 5 Poshest Movie Theaters for Snacks

    More and more theater chains allow you to eat and drink at your seats.Quick: Name a few foods that people usually eat in the movie theater. Popcorn, obviously. Maybe nachos, pretzel nuggets with cheese sauce, or a hot dog if they feel like waiting for hot food. Overpriced candy as well, most…

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