Leonora Fani

  • Cameron Crowe on Casting Emma Stone: ‘I Offer You a Heart-Felt Apology’

    “Aloha” director Cameron Crowe, who has given very few interviews to promote the film, spoke out Tuesday about some of the negative reaction to his film and especially his casting of Emma Stone as the one-quarter Hawaiian Allison Ng character. Crowe explained she was based on a real-life redhead…

    Variety
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  • Why Dwayne Johnson is asking for 'Big Trouble' with his Carpenter remake

    Dwayne Johnson wants to produce and star in a remake of 'Big Trouble In Little China,' and it looks like 20th Century Fox is all aboard.

    Hitfix
  • Entourage movie review: possibly the most harmless film of all time

    This is the first line, spoken by Johnny "Drama" Chase (Kevin Dillon), in the motion picture Entourage. It's been over three years since Vince and the boys rode their twin private jets into the sunset, and almost five since series creator Doug Ellin initially floated the idea of a movie. The world…

    The Verge
  • This little guy is going to be included with your retail Oculus Rift

    Henry is a hedgehog, and he's also the star of the second short film coming from Oculus Story Studio, a group of filmmakers working in virtual reality for the Oculus Rift. "Henry the hedgehog is an original character created for virtual reality by Story Studio’s new consulting production designer…

    Polygon
  • Yahoo In Discussions For More ‘Community’ Episodes

    Today’s Season 6 finale of Community may have felt like a series finale, but it may not be over for the college comedy at its new home, Yahoo. I hear conversations continue between the Internet giant and Community producer Sony Pictures TV for more episodes. Neither side would comment, thought…

    Deadline
  • Twisted Sister Doc Nabbed by Music Box Films

    Music Box Films has acquired documentary “We Are Twisted F****ing Sister,” from director Andrew Horn. The distributor has also announced a multi-year partnership with Amazon Prime Instant Video. An August theatrical release is planned for the Twisted Sister rock doc, which recounts the band’s early…

    Variety
  • Movie Theater Empires Targeted In Antitrust Probe

    (Repeats to add slug with no change to text) June 2 (Reuters) - Movie theater chain Cinemark Holdings Inc said it had received formal inquiries from the U.S. Department of Justice related to an antitrust probe, a day after larger cinema operators Regal Entertainment Group and AMC Entertainment…

    Huffington Post
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    Dating Ronda Rousey Is A Painful Experience in 'Entourage'

    Turtle wants to go out with Ronda Rousey in 'Entourage'. But that may not be the easiest dating experience, though it is very funny. Check out this new clip released from 'Entourage' movie. Film courtesy Warner Bros.

    Celebrity Wire
  • Robin Chandler to Lead Theatrical Publicity At DreamWorks Animation

    Robin Chandler, former head of publicity for Pixar Animation Studios, is joining DreamWorks Animation as head of theatrical publicity, the Burbank-based studio announced Tuesday. Chandler will lead worldwide publicity efforts to boost the studio’s feature films, beginning with the Jan. 29, 2016,…

    Variety
  • Clint Eastwood to make biopic of pilot 'Sully' Sullenberger

    NEW YORK (AP) — Clint Eastwood will follow his box-office sensation "American Sniper" with a biopic of pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger.

    Associated Press
  • The Real Reason Paul Feig Writes Incredible Female Characters

    After "Bridesmaids" and "The Heat," Paul Feig's "Spy" is the writer/director's third film to feature female protagonists who have a lot more to talk about than finding a boyfriend. But those characters aren't necessarily political statements about the place of women in film, Feig told HuffPost Live…

    Huffington Post
  • Netflix Celebrates First Commissioned Documentary With ‘What Happened, Miss Simone?’ Premiere

    Lauryn Hill took over Harlem’s Apollo Theater on Monday night following the New York premiere of Netflix documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?” about the legendary singer and pianist. Hill embodied the captivating artist in sound and appearance, making her performance feel like a…

    Variety
  • Every new movie released today on Blu-ray and on iTunes

    New movies are released on Blu-ray and as digital downloads every week, and this week has some particularly big releases in store for film lovers. A few big box office performers including Jupiter Ascending, Focus and The Sponge Bob Movie: Sponge Out of Water can all be counted among them, and…

    BGR News
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    'San Andreas' Debunked: What the Earthquake Film Got Wrong

    Unlike in the movie, an 8.3-magnitude quake is likely the worst California could expect, a seismologist said.

    ABC News Videos
  • This is 'Henry,' Oculus Story Studio's second VR film

    Oculus' big push into cinema began at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, where it introduced its VR filmmaking endeavor, Story Studio. Back then, the company debuted Lost and revealed a list of other shorts ...

    Engadget
  • Adam Rodriguez Joins Fox’s ‘Empire’

    CSI: Miami star Adam Rodriguez has joined the cast of the second season of Fox’s hip-hop drama Empire in a recurring role. Rodriguez will play Laz Delgado, a smooth-talking concert promoter with expert hustler skills. Laz is a native New Yorker and former EMT who takes an interest in Cookie.…

    Deadline
  • Marvel Movies To Be Marketed Online By China’s Youku Tudou In Exclusive Pact

    Underscoring the power of online platforms as a key promotional tool in the Middle Kingdom, Disney has partnered with giant Youku Tudou for the local marketing of its Marvel stable of films and TV shows. In a deal announced this morning in Beijing, Youku Tudou will leverage its 500M unique monthly…

    Deadline
  • LZ Granderson Joins ABC News As Contributor

    ESPN’s LZ Granderson has joined ABC News as contributor. ABC News President James Goldston sent the following note to the news division this morning. From that memo: Team— I'm pleased to announce that LZ Granderson is joining ABC News as a contributor. LZ has a unique voice with deep knowledge…

    Deadline