Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

All Articles

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Trailer Watch: Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Already Makes Us Teary with U2

    Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock topline Stephen Daldry's Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, based on Jonathan Safran Foer's novel. Newcomer Thomas Horn looks to be making a great debut here, and the supporting cast of Max Von Sydow, Viola Davis, John Goodman, Jeffrey Wright and James Gandofini don't hu...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Review: 'Take Shelter' A Naturalistic, Novelistic Portrayal Of Madness & Apocalypse

    The following is a reprint of our review from Sundance.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Dominic Cooper Takes A Ride To 'Motor City' With Albert Hughes

    After playing the quip-filled Howard Stark in "Captain America: The First Avenger" and appearing in pretty much every single scene in "The Devil's Double" where he played two characters with equal panache, it looks like Dominic Cooper is ready to give his mouth a break.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Rooney Mara Reportedly Eyed For Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' Remake

    Could the girl with the dragon tattoo move from one twisted tale right into another? According to Twitch, Mandate Pictures and director Spike Lee are hoping the answer to that question is yes, as Rooney Mara is being sought to take the pivotal female lead role in the "Oldboy" remake.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Mission IMAXible: Tom Cruise Spy Sequel To Hit Large-Format Screens Five Days Early On Dec 16th

    Plus 'Inception,' 'Star Trek' & 'Fast Five' To Get IMAX Re-ReleasesThough overruled when it came to our fall preview last week -- too many other staff members have been burned by mediocre franchise installments in the past -- this writer is really kind of excited about "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol," the fourth installment in the Tom Cruise-led spy franchise. J.J. Abrams, who got closest to getting it right with "Mission Impossible III" (which has great moments, but doesn't quite hang together), has returned to produce, there's an intriguing, eclectic cast, including Jeremy Renner, Paula Patton, Simon Pegg, Tom Wilkinson, Josh Hollowa...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Awkwardly Photoshopped 'Avengers' First Look Will Grace Entertainment Weekly Cover This Week

    Plus Lots Of New Stills & Set Photos From The FilmUpdate: Hi-res versions of the EW pics have arrived plus a couple of new snaps from "The Avengers."

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    15 comments
    tweet
    0

    Trailer For "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" (Viola Davis, Jeffrey Wright Co-Star)

    Viola Davis and Jeffrey Wright have supporting roles in this; see if you can spot them in the below trailer, which just dropped (the film opens on December 25th, 2011):

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Damon Lindelof Teases 'Prometheus' Details, Hints That Not Everyone Will Make It Out Alive

    Taking a break from defending his show "Lost" from detractors on Twitter, along with writing some of the most talked-about upcoming studio projects, "Prometheus" scribe Damon Lindelof sat down with MTV to talk Ridley Scott's "Alien" prequel/sequel/spinoff and gave a few hints that may be a bit spoil...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Warner Bros. Wants Steven Spielberg To Direct Bible Epic 'Gods And Kings'

    With Steven Spielberg gearing up to shoot his long-awaited presidential biopic "Lincoln" this fall, and with "The Adventures of Tintin" and "War Horse" being released within days of one another this winter, it's a wonder that the man has any time to contemplate future projects. That's not to mention...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Fantastic Fest Review: 'Paranormal Activity 3' Runs Low On Ideas, But Delivers Plenty Of Scares

    As a person terrified by the prospect of encountering a shadowy figure in my apartment in the middle of the night, the “Paranormal Activity” movies work like gangbusters on this writer. On an intellectual level, It's genuinely admirable how effectively they’re able to wring significant suspense out of so little happening on screen, but in terms of visceral impact, they’re among the few horror films whose effect on this viewer lingered long after leaving the theater. “Paranormal Activity 3” is less effective than its predecessors, but it still works when and how it needs to. As a prequel to a prequel that further explored the supernatural worl...

    Read More »