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

All Articles

  • Shadow and Act
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Can A Sister Get Some Love From The "21 Jump Street" Film?

    Ok, I confess. After Comingsoon.net confirmed a report that Johnny Depp will have a cameo role in the new 21 Jump Street film in development, I'm launching my one woman crusade to get Holly Robinson Peete on board. How can they NOT include Holly in this?

    Read More »
    MORE: Rant
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Ron Livingston Has The Unenviable Task Of Preparing Sarah Palin For Debate In 'Game Change'

    With Julianne Moore (as Sarah Palin), Ed Harris (as John McCain) and Woody Harrelson (as Steve Schmidt, John McCain’s senior campaign strategist and adviser) the cast for HBO's "Game Change" is already stellar and has added yet another strong player into the fold.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    AFI Lifetime Award to Morgan Freeman: Pitt, Hanks, Mirren, Nicholson, Eastwood To Pay Tribute

    The American Film Institute is honoring Morgan Freeman with their 39th Lifetime Achievement Award. The Gala Benefit on June 9 (airing on TV Land June 26) will host the following committee members to play tribute to Freeman: Ben Affleck, Jim Carrey, Clint Eastwood, Tom Hanks, Ashley Judd, Helen Mirr...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Fast & Furious' Franchise May Be Moving From Cars To Heists In Future Films

    The Onion Hilariously Interviews Screenwriter Chris MorganOn the face of it, this weekend's "Fast Five" pretty much seems like yet another rote entry in the series, but for Universal, the film is anything but usual. According to the LA Times, the film is budgeted somewhere between $125-170 million, the most expensive film yet in the series that thus far has kept expenses on each outing under triple digits. But more importantly, it will find the franchise shifting gears (pun intentional) moving away from the gearhead origins and shifting into something else, a heist series that won't require new viewers to know anything about the previous film...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    The Writers of the Summer Movies

    Notice anything in common?

    Read More »
    MORE: Sexism
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    'The Killing' Star Joel Kinnaman To Reunite With Snabba Cash Director On 'Safe House'

    You know that a TV show is starting to make an impression when the cast start appearing in casting announcements everywhere. Alumni of acclaimed hits like "Mad Men," "Breaking Bad," and "The Wire" are snapping up supporting roles in big movies everywhere you look, and it seems like the latest hit is...

    Read More »
  • SydneysBuzz
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    International Sales Agent of the Day: [NEW] Blairwood

    A blast from the past. He never really left the scene totally, but veteran Jim Dudelson has returned to form Blairwood Entertainment, an intellectual property asset management company. BEC will acquire finished properties and manage the worldwide rights by licensing and collecting revenues from all formats: theatrical, TV, home video/ DVD, VoD and other internet formats, video games, cell phones and other media. In Cannes he's offering Burma - A Human Tragedy by Neil Hollander narrated by Anjelica Huston, exec producer, City Of Gardens by Camilo Vila where amidst the political and social chaos of Peru in 1980, a young American English teache...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Tribeca Review: Michael Winterbottom's 'The Trip' A Wickedly Funny Road Trip

    Fans of British actor/comedian Steve Coogan ("I'm Alan Partridge," the outstanding lead in "24 Hour Party People") tend to fall into two camps: the Anglophile hyper-obsessives (believe me, they exist) and the casual fan where this writer finds himself (though there's probably a third and fourth leve...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Are You Ready For "Fast Six"? (Unviversal Already Planning 6th "Fast & Furious" Movie)

    Fast Five hasn't even been released yet, but Universal has already hired a screenwriter, Chris Morgan, to pen the screenplay for Fast Six (he also wrote the screenplays for the 3rd, 4th and 5th installments of the franchise).

    Read More »
    MORE: FYI
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Bootlegged Teaser Trailer For Tarsem's 'Immortals' Could Be Mistaken For Zack Snyder's '300'

    The teaser trailer for Tarsem's "Immortals" has been unveiled on E! News with their signature, annoying voice over and, while only a bootleg version is available so far, it seemingly exhibits a highly-stylized swords-and-sandals pic very much in the vein of Zack Snyder's "300."

    Read More »