Brian Michael Bendis

  • 'Clueless' Actor: I Was "Heartbroken" After Losing 'Titanic' Role to Leonardo DiCaprio

    Jeremy Sisto played the role of Jack Dawson in Kate Winslet's screen test for the part of Rose.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Julie Andrews Opens Up About 41-Year Marriage: 'It Was a Love Story'

    Julie Andrews, the star of Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music, is one of the most beloved celebrities in Hollywood history. In 1969, she married the celebrated director of Breakfast at Tiffany's and the Pink Panther film series Blake Edwards. Together, the two had one of the most successful…

    ETonline
  • Big Change Coming To 'Toy Story 4'?

    "Toy Story 4" isn't out for another two years, but we've got our first idea of what it might look like. Speaking to Disney Latino, Pixar president Jim Morris said the new sequel will not really look like a traditional sequel at all."The third movie was over in a beautiful way and completed a…

    Huffington Post
  • Independence Day Gets the Sequel It Doesn’t Need

    Regarding the sequel to the sci-fi action epic Independence Day, which is currently in development, two things should be clear. The first is that no sequel to Roland Emmerich's 1996 film has ever been required: It's such a straightforward piece of storytelling, with aliens arriving, invading, and…

    The Atlantic
  • Theaters offer 29-hour Marvel movie marathons ahead of Avengers: Age of Ultron

    Do you like Marvel movies? Then you'll be be interested in the Ultimate Marvel Marathons being held at AMC and Regal movie theaters in late April. The 29-hour sessions start at 6 PM on April 29th, and run through the 11 Marvel movies released since 2008's Iron Man in order.

    The Verge
  • Here's What Neill Blomkamp Doesn't Want His 'Alien' Movie To Look Like

    Neill Blomkamp is basically living every "Alien" fan's dream: the "District 9" director drafted his own concept art for a new entry in the beloved franchise, shared it on Instagram and has started the process of turning it into a movie. Not that he can talk about it very much. "I won't give you any…

    Huffington Post
  • Samantha Bee Exits 'Daily Show' to Host TBS Series

    Extending her relationship with the Turner-owned network.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Pair Of SVPs Leaving E! Amid Marketing Shakeup

    A pair of E! execs are exiting their posts as the cable net is merging its marketing team with  Esquire. SVP Marketing Solutions Tim Rosta and Leigh Anne Gardner, SVP Print, Online Design and On-Air Design, are heading out. The moves come a week-plus before the premiere of E!’s first scripted…

    Deadline
  • Can Netflix Reinvent Itself as an Oscar Machine?

    Netflix just nabbed the rights to "Beasts of No Nation," which has an enviable pedigree including star Idris Elba and director Cary Fukunaga.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Ford's real-life bravado equals Han Solo, Indiana Jones

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harrison Ford is as much the daredevil in real life as Han Solo, Indiana Jones or the other larger-than-life characters that he has played on the screen.

    Associated Press
  • Highland Theatre Toasts 90 Years Tonight With Roaring '20s Festivities

    Although Starlight Cinemas button things up a few years ago, the Highland Park haunt will always be a unique experience—one that has been celebrated by stylish moviegoers nearly a century. In honor of the theater's 90th anniversary (90 years... just thinking about that for a second), tonight…

    Racked LA
  • Kate Middleton to Visit 'Downton Abbey' Set

    The heavily-pregnant Duchess of Cambridge - due to give birth in April - will go to Ealing Studios next week.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Digital Audience Ratings: ‘Big Hero 6’ Blasts Off, ‘Avengers’ Accelerate

    Each week Variety publishes ListenFirst Digital Audience Ratings (DAR) – Film, a measurement of fan engagement across all the major digital platforms as it relates to film (see the TV version here). Provided by ListenFirst Media, DAR – Film measures what entertainment content is resonating most…

    Variety
  • Christopher Nolan's 'Inception' Summarized in 3 Minutes

    Inception is a two and a half hour mind-bending dive into the human psyche. Filled with dreamscapes, espionage and maybe a few too many "BWAAAAMMM" sound effects, it's a film that must be watched multiple times. Or, instead of all that, you can just get all of the information you need in Mashable's…

    Wochit
  • Ringling Bros. Circus to Drop Elephant Acts By 2018

    Responding to mounting criticism, Feld Entertainment’s Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus said Thursday it would end the use of Asian elephants in its traveling shows by 2018. The move comes in the wake of calls by conservationists, animal activists and others for the circus to end the…

    Variety
  • Author Kazuo Ishiguro on His Storytelling Influences

    "The Buried Giant" author Kazuo Ishiguro visits the WSJ Cafe in London and talks about the differences between writing novels and working in movies.

    MarketWatch
  • This latest Furious 7 clip is somehow even crazier than the rest

    At this point the Fast & Furious series is just daring you to throw your hands up in disbelief. After a set of increasingly ludicrous trailers, the latest clip from the upcoming movie, Furious 7, shows Vin Diesel and his crew of incomprehensibly badass street racers lining up to throw a series of…

    The Verge
  • Sylvester Stallone is producing an Expendables TV miniseries

    Sylvester Stallone's Expendables franchise is moving to television. Deadline reports that Fox is developing a miniseries based on the increasingly dull, half-comical assassin trilogy. Stallone is set to co-produce alongside the films' original producer Avi Lerner. No details on the cast have been…

    The Verge