Matt Lane

  • Angelina Jolie Reveals Son Maddox Has a New After-School Job

    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's son Maddox turns 14 next week, but he's already entered the workforce.

    Yahoo Celebrity
  • Latest ‘Married … With Children’ Spinoff Talk Still Just A Whisper

    The Internet has taken its collective hand from out of its pants to react to former Married … With Children star David Faustino’s red-carpet quote that a pilot script for a spinoff series is in the hands of rightsholder Sony TV and “they’re excited about it.” Faustino made the comments Monday at…

    Deadline
  • "Pixels" Could Still Be a Box Office Win for Sony

    Adam Sandler has lost his mojo. The one-time box office leader has struggled to find an audience with recent misses, including Blended and That's My Boy. Aside from the ensemble piece Grown Ups 2 and the ...

    Investopedia
  • Oculus deploys virtual reality hedgehog to lure filmmakers

    By Piya Sinha-Roy and Lisa Richwine BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - In a Beverly Hills mansion on Tuesday, Facebook-owned Oculus rolled out "Henry," a movie that takes advantage of its virtual reality technology to tell the story of a hug-obsessed hedgehog. The company's pitch is to lure…

    Reuters
  • Relativity on brink of bankruptcy, layoffs to start this week

    Three weeks after an 11th-hour deal promised to keep Relativity afloat for another year, the Beverly Hills, California, studio is poised to declare bankruptcy. Chairman and CEO Ryan Kavanaugh is expected to announce a decision today. Meanwhile, the 11-year-old company is preparing to lay off a…

    American City Business Journals
  • Despite Hollywood roles, France's Omar Sy says English a challenge

    A big name in his native France, Omar Sy has had a successful foray into Hollywood with several blockbusters but the actor and comedian says mastering English as a new language remains a challenge. Sy, who shot to fame with comedy TV roles, won a Cesar award - France's equivalent of the Oscars -…

    Reuters
  • First Trailer for Chilean Miner Drama ‘The 33’

    The 33 men trapped in a mine for over three months in Northern Chile had three days’ worth of food and water, the first trailer for “The 33″ reveals. Antonio Banderas stars in the movie based on the true story of the 2010 Chilean mine disaster. “You’re my brother; we’re going to pull together to...…

    Variety
  • Venice Film Festival marks 72nd edition with star lineup

    ROME (Reuters) - The Venice Film Festival revealed a star-studded lineup for its 72nd annual edition on Wednesday with top Hollywood names center stage in a wide selection of U.S. and international movies. The world's oldest film festival will open with "Everest", starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Keira…

    Reuters
  • Why Streaming Movies Are Becoming the New Direct-To-Video

    "All Creatures Big and Small" debuted this month on Google Play before a limited theater release, despite some big-name voice talent.

    Forbes
  • Twilight's Ashley Greene: 'Working on Independent Films Is More Rewarding' - EXCLUSIVE

    When it comes to blockbuster film franchises, the Twilight saga is way up there as one of the most successful of all time, with Ashley Greene becoming a household name after starring as one of Robert Pattison’s sisters in the movie adaptation. Despite the global success of Twilight, Ashley has…

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  • Movie Villains 'Discriminate' Against Bald Men, Claims Bald Man

    Of the recent (and historical) bald villians, he points out Jeff Bridges’ Obadiah Stane in the first ‘Iron Man’, Jesse Eisenberg, Gene Hackman and Kevin Spacey’s Lex Luthors, Darth Vader, Bane, Freddie Kruger and Ming the Merciless. Not only are these all villains, often they’re found to be facing…

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  • Film Review: ‘Little from the Fish Shop’

    Sebastian, Disney's calypso-inclined crustacean, may despair at "Little from the Fish Shop," a sly update of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Mermaid" in which his catchy counsel to remain underwater goes entirely unheeded.

    Variety
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    ShowBiz Minute: Jolie, Depardieu, Damon

    Angelina Jolie's son Maddox to help his mother with her next movie; Ukraine bans Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years; Matt Damon's 'The Martian' to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. (July 29)

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  • 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
  • Wanted Bank Robber Caught After Appearing In Horror Movie

    A wanted bank robber with dreams of becoming a movie star has been caught after appearing in a low-budget horror movie. Jason Stange, 44 (pictured above), had been on the run since last year, after he violated his probation by leaving a halfway house in Spokane, Washington, without permission. -…

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  • Starz Quarterly Earnings Miss Estimates, Subs Rise Over Year-Ago Period

    The premium TV company, led by Chris Albrecht, posted higher operating profit and growth in subscribers compared with the the year-ago period.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • 'Fantastic Four' Heroes Get Military Introduction in New Teaser

    From tragedy comes opportunity, apparently.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • California Expanded Tax Credit Program Draws 254 Film Applicants

    The California Film Commission has announced 254 movie projects applied for $55.2 million in tax credits under the state’s recently expanded program — underlining the strong interest in keeping production in the Golden State. The commission received 32 applications for studio films from $48.3…

    Variety
  • 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