Daniel Stern

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 has a new Casey Jones, and the casting is perfect

    Arrow's Stephen Amell has been cast as Casey Jones in the upcoming sequel to the 2014 film, reports Variety. Paramount did not comment to Variety. The rebooted Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film was, to put it nicely, not nearly as bad as it could have been.

    Polygon
  • Porsche blames driver in crash that killed actor Paul Walker

    By Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - The driver was to blame in the fiery crash of a Porsche sports car that killed actor Paul Walker in California in 2013, not design defects with the car, attorneys for the German automaker said this week. Walker was a passenger in a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT driven…

    Reuters
  • 6 Amazing Albums Inspired by Movies

    These 6 albums were all inspired by films the artists viewed or worked on.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Chris Rock Claims He Was Stopped By Police Three Times in Two Months, Posts Selfies

    Rock captioned the latest photo, "Stopped by the cops again wish me luck."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Cool Map Things: Mapping the Most Popular Movie Locations in New York City

    The folks over at Metrocosm wrangled all the film permit data from the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre, and Broadcasting from between 2011 and 2013 and put together an interactive map that shows every New York City location where...

    Curbed New York
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    The Most Iconic Actors Reveal the Best Moments From Movie Sets

    Al Pacino, Jeff Bridges, and Nicole Kidman are just a few of the most iconic actors revealing amazing behind the scenes moments from movie sets in our series 'Role Recall'.

    Yahoo Movies Videos
  • A Cord Cutter’s Delight? Sling TV Will Offer HBO For $15 A Month

    This is the second shoe to drop from today’s announcement about Dish Network’s carriage agreements with Turner and HBO. The satellite company says that its $20-a-month Sling TV streaming service will offer HBO for an additional $15 beginning before April 12, when the new season of Game Of Thrones…

    Deadline
  • 'It Follows' May Not Be A Huge Hit, But I Was Too Quick To Call It A Flop

    It Follows will be expanding to 1,655 theaters this Friday, up from the 1,218 expansion it got last weekend. The low-budget horror film was a festival darling, with any number of film critics calling it one of the best horror films in years, if not decades. I took some heat from

    Forbes
  • Lionsgate launches new specialty distribution label

    Lionsgate announced the launch of a new specialty distribution label that will focus on multiplatform release strategies in an effort to cater to next-generation audiences.

    Los Angeles Times
  • UTA Hires Two More Agents From CAA’s Comedy Department

    UTA has hired agents Mackenzie Condon and Chelsea McKinnies; the duo are the latest in a string of high-profile agents to leave CAA’s comedy department this week. Both Condon and McKinnies were rumored to be leaving, and UTA confirmed the news Wednesday, bringing the total number of agents who have…

    Variety
  • 'Straight Outta Compton' Trailer Tells The Origin Story Of N.W.A.

    A new trailer for "Straight Outta Compton," the N.W.A. biopic set in mid-'80s southern Los Angeles, touches on the beginnings of the rap group. Produced by N.W.A. members Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, the film stars O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins and Jason Mitchell as Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and Eazy-E,…

    Huffington Post
  • Obama signs order creating new cyber sanctions program

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday authorized a new U.S. government approach to deterring cyberattacks: financial sanctions against malicious overseas hackers and companies that knowingly benefit from the fruits of cyberespionage.

    Associated Press
  • ‘Weird Loners’ & ‘The Dovekeepers’ Off To Soft Ratings Start

    This midseason has produced more that the average number of solid new broadcast series launches: blockbuster Empire, which has been joined by several other hopefuls including new Fox comedy Last Man On Earth, ABC’s Fresh off The Boat and Secrets And Lies, and CBS’ CSI: Cyber and The Odd…

    Deadline
  • Starz To Launch OTT Service Starz Play Arabia Across Middle East

    Starz officially launches Starz Play Arabia, its subscription online video service across 17 countries in the Middle East, on April 2. The service will carry Starz shows such as Black Sails and Spartacus, as well as other studio and indie content. The platform has been developed and launched in…

    Deadline
  • Sinatra centenary marked with new documentary

    Frank Sinatra tells his life story in his own words in a new documentary released this week as part of a year-long celebration to mark what would have been the singer's 100th birthday. The two-part "Sinatra: All or Nothing at All", which centres around Sinatra's 1971 retirement concert, uses old…

    Reuters
  • See the beginnings of NWA in new trailer for Straight Outta Compton

    The NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton hits theaters this summer, and a second trailer for the film is making its debut this afternoon. The first preview already introduced the world that the members of NWA are coming out of, and this second trailer hones in on the struggles that they're facing as…

    The Verge
  • Watch Vin Diesel’s Hands and Feet Ceremony

    Just as Vin Diesel gears up for the release of “Furious 7,” he’s getting feted with a hands and feet ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre. The ceremony takes place on Wednesday, in the middle of a busy week for Diesel. The seventh installment of his “Fast & Furious” franchise debuts Friday, and is…

    Variety
  • The Fast and the Furious as a retro game? Yeah, we'd play that

    The Fast and Furious movies are already goofy, fun excursions in their own right, but a retro, arcade-style version of The Fast and the Furious opens up a whole new realm of possibilities. Mild spoilers if you haven't seen The Fast and the Furious, but I mean.

    Polygon