Kevin Lake

  • 7 Actors Who Really HATED Being In Star Wars

    Alec Guinness By the time Episode IV was released, Sir Alec was 63 and an Oscar-winner for 1957’s ‘The Bridge On The River Kwai’. - Movies With Grammatical Errors In Their Titles - What Happened To The Red Coat Girl From Schindler’s List? While he obviously enjoyed some the filming – he liked Kenny…

  • A Hello Kitty movie is coming

    Anthropomorphic cartoon cat Hello Kitty will soon star in a Hollywood film, Deadline reports. The movie, set to come out in 2019, will be released through the US subsidiary of Japan's Sanrio lifestyle company. Last year, Hello Kitty's entire identity was flipped around by the assertion that she…

    The Verge32 mins ago
  • You Can Still Shop Film Biz Recycling's Props Online

    Brooklyn's best, weirdest treasure trove of film props and theater sets closed its Gowanus doors last month, but Film Biz Recycling's founder Eva Radke plans to continue her eco-conscious crusade online.

    Racked New York
  • ‘Terminator’ falls to ‘Jurassic World’ in holiday weekend box office

    The Fourth of July weekend was expected to be a bright one for “Terminator: Genisys,” but the fifth film in the Terminator franchise couldn’t fend off what has been a monstrous run by Universal Studios’s ...

  • ‘Amy’ Sends Altitude To New Heights In The UK

    Asif Kapadia’s ecstatically-reviewed Amy, a powerful tribute to tragic singer Amy Winehouse, has scored the largest ever opening for a British docu at the UK box office with $808,000, making it the second biggest opening weekend ever for a docu in the country after Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit…

  • ‘Sound of Trees’ Director Francois Peloquin on Quebec Culture in Transition

    Director Francois Peloquin provides an intimate view of Quebec’s rural culture in his first feature, “The Sound of Trees,” which has its world premiere in competition today at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. Variety spoke to Peloquin about his film ahead of the premiere. In the coming-of-age tale,…

  • Has Ryan Kavanaugh’s Relativity Eluded The Grim Reaper Again?

    According to a report in THR, Relativity Media chief Ryan Kavanaugh might just whistle his way past the graveyard yet again, finding yet another institutional investor to bail out his debt-strapped company. Report says that Toronto-based Catalyst Capital Group acquired $150 million of the debt that…

  • Platino Awards Go Public

    MADRID – Marking another step-up in stature, the 2nd Platino Ibero-American Film Awards are going public with the launch of Audience Awards for picture, actor and actress. The new plaudits come on top of broadcast contracts with Spanish pubcaster RTVE and TNT for North and South America. Voted…

  • Here's What Nic Cage Would've Looked Like As Tim Burton's Superman

    Who needs Nicolas Cage memes when you can get the real thing?Back in the 1990s, Cage teamed up with Tim Burton for a Superman movie that never came to fruition. The actor even tried on Clark Kent's superhero suit for the director, and thanks to filmmaker Jon Schnepp, we can now see that glorious…

    Huffington Post
  • ‘Maggie,’ ‘Gift,’ ‘Victoria,’ ‘Life’ Set For Sitges

    MADRID – “Maggie,” “The Gift,” “Victoria” and “Life” will screen at the 48th Sitges Intl. Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, one of the world’s most important genre events. Also confirmed: Two of the most anticipated Spanish titles of the year: “Vulcania” and “Summer Camp.” Unspooling in an…

  • New York's Silvercup Studios Expanding With Bronx Facility

    The Queens-based home of shows like 'Girls,' 'Madam Secretary' and 'Elementary' is adding a new film and TV production facility, expected to be completed by June 2016.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • South Korean Actress, National Icon Kang Soo-yeon Named Busan Festival Co-Director

    Former broadcasting executive Lee Myung-Shik was made deputy director of the Asian film festival as it tries to patch up its relations with local authorities.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Director Colin Tilley Explains Kendrick Lamar's 'Alright' Video

    Colin Tilley, the director of Kendrick Lamar’s recently-released “Alright” video, sat down with MTV for a lengthy interview about the making of the striking clip.

  • Killer Robots: 7 Movies That Made Us Afraid of Drones

    A drone is the perfect ingredient to add into any movie set in the future, or making a commentary on technology, or just featuring cool robots.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • 12 Actors Who Died in 2015

    Here's a look at the movie and TV stars that we lost this year.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Film Review: ‘Monk Comes Down the Mountain’

    Tracing a Taoist priest’s foray from his hermit-like existence into the secular world, Chen Kaige’s “Monk Comes Down the Mountain” is an uncharacteristically lightweight martial-arts caper with a touch of Zen (and sin). Told in the old-school tradition of wuxia serial novels, the film’s simple…

  • Box Office: 6 Reasons 'Terminator Genisys' Bombed (In America)

    Those parentheses are very important. It is entirely possible that Terminator Genisys will end up freefalling in America only to more-than-make up the slack overseas. After all,  Pacific Rim barely crossed $100 million domestic but ended up with a $411m cume on a $191m budget and ended up with a…

  • Women's World Cup Final: Obamas, Justin Timberlake Tweet Congratulations After America's Record Win

    The U.S. team won their third title, defeating Japan by a score of 5-2.

    The Hollywood Reporter