Tsai Chao-Yi

  • Why We Win When Movies Go IMAX First

    Video It's no secret that I am a fan of the IMAX format. When I do my periodic "go see a big movie on opening day just to watch the big trailers on a big screen," I intentionally choose an IMAX screen for the occasion. And part of the reason I

    Forbes
  • Amy Schumer Tells Jon Stewart Theater Shooting Left Her “Legit Heartbroken”

    Updated with video: Amy Schumer visited Jon Stewart on his final week hosting The Daily Show to plug her new movie Trainwreck — and also mention, uncomfortably, a morning news conference at which she’d plugged new legislation that would attempt to keep mentally unstable people from purchasing…

    Deadline
  • ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ to Be Re-released as Sing-a-Long Version

    BERLIN — British distributor Park Circus and Sony Pictures are to release a sing-a-long version of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” in the U.K. to mark the movie’s 40th anniversary. The film will also be released internationally by Park Circus and in the U.S. by Rainbow Releasing. The sing-a-long…

    Variety
  • Pez Dispensers To Get Their Own Movie, And It’s Not April Fool's Day

    In a move that makes the forthcoming Play-Doh film look like a potential Oscar-winner, the humble Pez dispenser is getting its own movie. According to Deadline, the plastic sweet holders with the flip-top heads – which come in a myriad varieties from Disney characters to Minions – will be animated…

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    Kareena and Arjun have started preparing for ‘Ki and Ka’ (12 photos)

    Filmmaker R. Balki, whose upcoming film has been titled “Ki and Ka” and stars actors Arjun Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead roles, says the film stresses upon the equality of genders. “It is titled ‘Ki and Ka’. Hindi is a language where just not human beings, even objects have genders.…

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  • Meryl Streep finds inner rock star in 'Ricki and the Flash'

    Multiple Academy Award winner Meryl Streep brings her inner rock star to the screen in "Ricki and the Flash", playing a bar musician who left her family to follow her rock and roll dream. The Hollywood actress portrays Ricki who now returns home to help her daughter Julie, played by Streep's…

    Reuters
  • Trapero returns to Venice Film Festival with 'El Clan'

    Argentine filmmaker Pablo Trapero returns to compete at the Venice Film Festival with "El Clan" (The Clan), a drama based on the real-life Puccio family who kidnapped and killed people around Buenos Aires in the 1980s. Trapero's first film, "Mundo Grua" (Crane World), took two prizes at the world's…

    Reuters
  • 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' to Return to Brooklyn for Week of Shows (Exclusive)

    As the late-night competition heats up, Kimmel plans a week of NYC episodes beginning Oct. 19th.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Jurassic World Director Reveals Terrifying Possible Sequel Plot

    “ just a bunch of dinosaurs chasing people on an island,” he said.  “That’ll get old real fast.” Instead, the scope for breeding dinosaurs could be thrown wide open, meaning that other companies other than InGen, the conglomerate behind Jurassic World, could start their own genetic breeding…

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  • Singers Gwen Stefani, Gavin Rossdale to divorce: reports

    Singer Gwen Stefani has filed for divorce from rockstar husband Gavin Rossdale after 13 years of marriage, several news reports said on Monday. In her divorce petition, Stefani, 45, cited irreconcilable differences and asked for joint custody of the couple's three children, 9-year-old Kingston,…

    Reuters
  • Trevor Jackson Joins ‘American Crime'; Jenna Dewan-Tatum Cast In ‘Supergirl’

    Trevor Jackson has booked a series-regular role on Season 2 of John Ridley's ABC drama series American Crime. He plays Aaron Lacroix, a standout student at an elite private school who finds himself at the center of a scandal involving the sexual assault of a fellow student, which brings suspicion…

    Deadline
  • Jim Jefferies Signs With Brillstein Entertainment Partners

    Australian comedian Jim Jefferies has signed with Brillstein Entertainment Partners. He’s also with UTA. Jefferies made his mark in the UK where he lived for eight years, performing at the Manchester Comedy Store, before coming to the U.S. His major break come with his 2009 HBO special I Swear To…

    Deadline
  • FX Networks Acquires TV Premiere Rights to ‘Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation’

    FX Networks continues to be the most aggressive buyer of major theatrical hits, locking up the exclusive U.S. commercial television premiere rights to “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation,” which topped the weekend’s domestic box office. The latest “Mission: Impossible” film will be available for FX…

    Variety
  • What to look for in Disney’s earnings

    Walt Disney will report third-quarter earnings after the market closes on Tuesday. Most people will be looking for any mention of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”

    MarketWatch
  • Irrational Man : Film By Woody Allen

    I can't remember which documentary it was in which Woody Allen stated that he didn't think of himself as "an intellectual" a statement that's patently specious especially if one listens closely to most any of the dialogue in Annie Hall, but that's Woody Allen. The blurb on his new film Irrational…

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  • Alec Baldwin Elected Co-Chairman of Hamptons International Film Festival

    The Hamptons International Film Festival has elected Alec Baldwin and attorney Randy Mastro as co-chairmen, the festival announced Monday. The two will start their term after this year’s festival, which will run Oct. 8-12. The two will replace festival founding member Stuart Match Suna, who steps…

    Variety
  • Comedy Central Orders Flint Wainess & Noël Wells Pilot ‘Bad Couple’

    Comedy Central has given a pilot green light to Bad Couple, executive produced and written by real-life couple Flint Wainess and Noël Wells and starring Wells. The semi-autobiographical project follows Flint and Noël (Wells), an inseparable, highly opinionated couple who constantly clash with…

    Deadline