Fred Waitzkin

  • Report: Channing Tatum May Be Leaving 'Gambit'

    Reports say the deal may be falling apart.

    Comicvine
  • Chris Pine Joins Wonder Woman

    It looks as though Chris Pine has finally been confirmed for ‘Wonder Woman’, after much speculation that he may have been offered a role. According to The Wrap, the 34-year-old ‘Star Trek’ actor has signed a deal to appear as Steve Trevor in the upcoming ‘Wonder Woma’ movie. “Chris Pine has closed…

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  • Bryan Singer Reveals Epic Set Pictures from 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

    Check out this epic Egyptian statue for the upcoming film!

    Comicvine
  • ‘Banshee’ To Stop Screaming After Season Four

    Though the network hasn’t confirmed it, we’re hearing that Cinemax’s smalltown cops and criminals drama Banshee is set to end following the upcoming eight-episode fourth season. TV Line first reported the news. Speculation that the show was facing the end of the road started in earnest back in…

    Deadline
  • Oculus' debuts virtual reality film 'Henry'

    Oculus is hedging its bets that an adorable critter named Henry can help convince consumers — and Hollywood — about the viability of virtual reality as a storytelling medium. The VR company, which Facebook ...

    Associated Press
  • Venice Film Festival Unveils Star-Studded Lineup for 72nd Edition

    Kristen Stewart, Michael Keaton, Eddie Redmayne, Tilda Swinton, Ralph Fiennes and Dakota Johnson are among the stars in movies coming to the world’s oldest major film festival.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Ridley Scott, Jean-Marc Vallee head Toronto filmfest lineup

    Organizers of the annual Toronto International Film Festival unveiled an ambitious lineup Tuesday leading off with psychological drama "Demolition" by Canadian director Jean-Marc Vallee. "Alien" director Ridley Scott's eagerly-awaited space adventure "The Martian" will also be among the highlights…

    AFP
  • Jonathan Pollard Spy Movie in the Works

    Gail Berman’s the Jackal Group is developing a feature film based on the case of convicted spy Jonathan Pollard. Attorneys for the former U.S. intelligence analyst announced Tuesday that Pollard will be paroled in November after spending nearly three decades in prison for passing top secret…

    Variety
  • Neil Marshall Sets Futuristic Revenge Thriller ‘The Sentence’ Next

    EXCLUSIVE: Neil Marshall, the feature helmer who has directed some of the most shocking episodes of Game Of Thrones, has found his next big-screen project. He will direct The Sentence, a futuristic revenge thriller in the vein of Death Wish that has a script by Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin…

    Deadline
  • How to Make a Movie: Part II, Filming

    Putting your story on camera is the part where everything you've written comes to life. Find out the best and easiest way to do it here!

    The Cheat Sheet
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    Jake Gyllenhaal: I want fighters to watch it

    Actor Jake Gyllenhaal opened up about his latest film Southpaw, in which he takes on the role of a boxer who loses his wife and custody of their daughter.

    Zoomin TV
  • Documentary Filmmakers On Why They Love Netflix – TCA

    Netflix this morning held a TCA panel in which several of its trophied documentary filmmakers talked about their experience having projects distributed by the streaming service. Not surprisingly, they raved about it. Jill Bauer, director-producer of Hot Girls Wanted, told TV critics that the last…

    Deadline
  • Studio 8 Sets ‘Nosferatu’ Remake; ‘The Witch’s Robert Eggers To Write & Direct

    EXCLUSIVE: Jeff Robinov’s Studio 8 has set up an untitled film that is a remake of Nosferatu, with Robert Eggers aboard to write and direct the classic that is based on the Dracula mythology. Eggers won the directing prize at Sundance for The Witch. This will be a visceral adaptation of F.W.…

    Deadline
  • Ian and Anthony on "SMOSH: The Movie" and Their Sexy Wax Figures

    It's been a big weekend for Smosh's Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox, who were the first guests on our debut episode of the What's Trending Podcast and made it to the top of iTunes with their feature film debut. The YouTube superstars took some time at the Firetalk stage at Vidcon to tell us about…

    Huffington Post
  • Silicon Valley CEOs are the default movie villains of our generation

    Mark Zuckerberg is the model villain of our time. Today a press image revealed the new look of Lex Luthor in the upcoming Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. In the still, one of comics' most iconic villains swaps his familiar bespoke suit for a sports jacket, T-shirt, and fitted jeans.

    The Verge
  • The Fight for Authenticity in Southpaw

    Our lead makeup artist, Liz Bernstrom, had a problem -- and it was entirely my fault. While shooting one of the fight scenes on our Pittsburgh set of Southpaw, she was having a nearly impossible time keeping the fake blood on our actors' faces and bodies. Keep in mind, when you're shooting a movie…

    Huffington Post
  • Michael Shannon’s ‘Midnight Special’ Moved to March

    Warner Bros. has moved sci-fi thriller “Midnight Special,” starring Michael Shannon, back four months from November 25 to March 18 in a limited release. “Midnight Special,” which reteams Shannon with “Mud” director Jeff Nichols, also stars Adam Driver, Kirsten Dunst, Sam Shepard and Joel Edgerton.…

    Variety