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  • Rick Moranis Wants to Act Again, Just Not in Ghostbusters

    Rick Moranis unofficially retired nearly two decades ago, after his wife died of breast cancer in 1997, and he made the career switch from actor to stay-at-home single parent. Now the '80s star says he's ready for a comeback but doesn't want it to involve Ghostbusters (he played accountant Louis…
  • 6 Crappy Marvel Movies That Are Not Worth Watching

    Marvel once made a movie featuring a human-duck romance. And that's not the worst of it. Read about the comic book company's worst cinematic attempts before the MCU.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Feminist drama 'Suffragette' opens London Film Festival

    The London Film Festival opened Wednesday with "Suffragette", the story of Britain's feminist movement that fought for women's voting rights in the early 20th century. "This is such an important movie," said Meryl Streep, one of the film's stars, at a press conference in London. The three-time…

  • Florida-Set '99 Homes' Features New Orleans-Area 'Burbs

    99 Homes still/via 99 Homes on Facebook The Michael Shannon, Andrew Garfield and Laura Dern-starring drama 99 Homes is set in Florida amid the foreclosure crisis of 2010, but because of those Louisiana film tax incentives you'll spot local places...

    Curbed New Orleans
  • Kodak Names Steve Bellamy President of Motion Picture and Entertainment

    In an endorsement of its showbiz commitments — and of celluloid — Kodak has appointed Steve Bellamy as its new president of Motion Picture and Entertainment. “Kodak has always been driven by bringing innovation to a wide range of industries, and Steve Bellamy will help us deliver leading creative…

  • Spike Lee on Oscar speech: 'Gonna try to keep positive'

    NEW YORK (AP) — Spike Lee says he hasn't had time yet to plan what he'll say when he gets his honorary Oscar next month — he's busy trying to finish up his new movie, "Chiraq," for a year-end release. But he promises he's "gonna try to keep positive."

    Associated Press
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    Dan Rather on Trump: "I Don't Think It's Outside the Realm of Possibility He Gets Elected"

    "I think the [presidential] campaign stars way too early, it lasts way too long, and it's far too expensive. This will be a five billion dollar presidential campaign," Dan Rather tells The Hollywood Reporter.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Amy Doyle Named EVP For VH1 & Logo

    Chris McCarthy, who was named General Manager of VH1 in July in addition to his GM duties at Logo, has named MTV and VH1 executive  Amy Doyle as his deputy. Doyle has been appointed EVP for VH1 & Logo. In the newly created role, Doyle will assist McCarthy with the oversight of the management and…

  • Australian Films Have Best Ever Year at Local Box Office

    Screen Australia says diversity is helping, launches call for more family fare.

  • Review: 'Malala' is a gripping story, eloquently told

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many people know the basic elements of the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who was the youngest person ever to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. But "He Named Me Malala" retells that story in a deft and affecting way. Director Davis Guggenheim, who made the…

    Associated Press
  • Relativity And Ryan Kavanaugh Face Challenges In Keeping International Partners On-Board

    EXCLUSIVE:  Ryan Kavanaugh may yet get his beloved Relativity back- at least its film operations- but even if the bankruptcy judge does approve the deal, the flame haired mogul has some major making-up to do with his international partners. A significant element of Relativity’s business model has…

  • A Minute With: Joseph Gordon-Levitt talks walking 'The Walk'

    By Jill Serjeant NEW YORK (Reuters) - Heights don't scare Joseph Gordon-Levitt, which came in handy when the actor was tasked with recreating Frenchman Philippe Petit's audacious 1974 high-wire walk between the roofs of New York's Twin Towers in the movie "The Walk." The former "3rd Rock from the…

  • Winona Ryder: A ’90s Rebel Grows Up

    As the star of cult films like ‘Heathers’ and ‘Reality Bites,’ Winona Ryder became a Gen X icon. Now, with the new film ‘Experimenter,’ she opens up about settling into adulthood.

    The Daily Beast (RSS)
  • Lionsgate UK Teams with Amazon, Odeon on ‘Hunger Games’ Preview

    British distribution and financing company Lionsgate UK is partnering with Amazon and theatrical exhibition circuit Odeon Cinemas to provide preview screenings of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” in 3-D to customers who purchase their tickets through Amazon Local’s website. Tickets for the…

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    Parody trailer for Jaws 19

    Universal Studios has released a parody trailer for Jaws 19 as part of the lead-up to the release of the Back to the Future 30th Anniversary Trilogy on Blu-ray and DVD

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  • Canal Plus, Disney Extend Programming Deal With Force – Mipcom

    Canal Plus is getting an extra dose of The Force. A renewed deal between the French pay-TV outlet and Disney Media Distribution will begin in January 2016 and encompass first-run features as well as SVOD services — and that means Star Wars , too. Disney has been heavily promoting its relationship…

  • Japan Box Office: ‘Bakuman’ Lands in Top Spot

    The Hitoshi One comedy “Bakuman,” about boys who dream of being published in a comic magazine, topped the box office in its first weekend.