Morgan Brayton

  • 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
  • 6 Superheroes That Marvel Does Not Own The Rights To Anymore

    Way back in the early days of Marvel's history, they were bankrupt and selling their properties to Hollywood like candy. Now studios are making them pay.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Megyn Kelly: Duggar Parents Interview Is Their Effort To Get Out Of Pressure Cooker

    “I reached out to them and made the case I was the best for the job,” Fox News’ Megyn Kelly says of Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar’s decision to give her their first interview since In Touch broke the story that their now 27-year-old son Josh had, when a teen, allegedly fondled underage girls,…

    Deadline
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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
  • 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
  • Meet Fifi, The Dog Of Snoopy's Dreams, In 'The Peanuts Movie'

    Meet the dog of Snoopy's dreams. She's a poodle named Fifi. If you're a longtime "Peanuts" fan, you know that we haven't seen much of Fifi over the years -- until now. The Huffington Post has an exclusive first look at Snoopy's love interest in "The Peanuts Movie," which opens on Nov. 6. Fifi, who…

    Huffington Post
  • Film Review: ‘The Embrace of the Serpent’

    The ravages of colonialism cast a dark pall over the stunning South American landscape in “The Embrace of the Serpent,” the latest visual astonishment from the gifted Colombian writer-director Ciro Guerra. Charting two parallel journeys deep into the Amazon, each one undertaken by a European…

    Variety
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • ‘UnReal’ Debut Ratings Are UnGreat

    Lifetime might have bitten the hand the feeds it and got slapped back last night. The network launched its much-hyped scripted series UnReal. It did not go super well. With a Devious Maids lead-in that logged 1.47 million viewers at 9 PM, the network’s Bachelor-esque UnReal averaged 815,000…

    Deadline
  • 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
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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
  • 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…

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  • 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
  • Former Pixar PR Exec Robin Chandler Joins DreamsWorks Animation

    Robin Chandler, the former publicity head at Pixar Animation Studios, is joining DreamWorks Animation as head of theatrical publicity. She will report to Jim Gallagher, head of the company’s theatrical marketing. Chandler had worked at Pixar for six years and before that was head of product…

    Deadline