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  • '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
  • 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
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    The Best Movies And Shows Being Added To Netflix This Month

    The Best Movies And Shows Being Added To Netflix This Month Netflix has been the number one enemy against my productivity since it was introduced. It strongly encourages binge-watching, staying up late, eating delicious popcorn and being your one and only best friend on a lonely Monday night. Here…

    Wochit
  • 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
  • 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
  • Jared Leto's 'Suicide Squad' Transformation Continues With Blond Hair

    After crushing the hearts of his fans with a scissor snip heard round the world earlier this week, Jared Leto has done it again with a bottle of bleach! In an anything-Kim-Kardashian-can-do-I-can-do-too moment, the actor – who is taking on the role of The Joker in the upcoming "Suicide Squad" –…

    Access Hollywood
  • 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
  • L.A. deputy film czar Rajiv Dalal to run for Assembly

    Rajiv Dalal, the Los Angeles deputy film czar who helped rally support for bolstering California's film tax credits, is stepping down to run for the California Assembly.

    Los Angeles Times
  • 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
  • Lionsgate, Buena Vista International Team For ‘Mockingjay 2′ Release In Russia

    Expanding on their previous overseas collaborations, Lionsgate is teaming with Buena Vista International for the Russian theatrical release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2. Russia was among the top markets for Mockingjay – Part 1 with over $15M in grosses, but the devaluation of the…

    Deadline
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • John Cleese Calls for U.K. Law Against Media Concentration

    The actor and more than 100 British personalities say in an open letter that "a handful of media corporations and individuals continue to have considerable power over our news."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • 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