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

News

  • Shadow and Act
    34 comments
    tweet
    14

    The Onion Apologizes for Tweet About Quvenzhané Wallis

    Just as I expected... The Onion apologized this morning for last night's Oscar tweet that referred to 9-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis with an obscene reference, which saw plenty of criticism leveled against the satirical publication.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    Watch: Tim Burton Decides To Direct 'Unicorn Apocalypse' In New Samsung Ad

    Though he didn't end up winning Best Animated Feature for "Frankenweenie" last night, Tim Burton still found a way to beam himself into millions of homes over the weekend. The quirky director took his quirkiness and used it to help sell mobile phones in a new ad for the Samsung Galaxy ...

    Read More »
    MORE: Tim Burton
  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    14

    James McAvoy Reportedly Eyes Lead Role In 'The Crow' Reboot

    So with all the Oscar hardware handed out, back to what Hollywood knows how to do best: make reboots and sequels. And one project Hollywood keeps trying to make happen is new version of "The Crow." At one time, the movie was gearing up as a vehicle for Bradley Cooper with "28 Weeks La...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    Women-Centric Film News Round Up

    Here’s some recent women-centric film news that we wanted to make sure didn't get pased by:

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    7

    Richard T. Jones Cast In Fox's Thriller 'The List'

    Richard T. Jones has joined Charity Wakefield in becoming the first two cast in Fox's thriller The List.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    16

    Iran Calls 'Argo' Oscar Win "Politically Motivated" & An "Advertisement For The CIA”

    The red carpet may be all rolled up, but that doesn't mean the Oscar controversy will end there. With Ben Affleck's "Argo" taking home the widely expected prize for Best Picture last night at the Oscars, the Iranian government -- who have never been big fans of the movie in general...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Bloody New Images From Horror Remakes 'Evil Dead' & 'Carrie'

    While the term "remake" generally makes us shudder, the upcoming do-overs of horror staples "Evil Dead" and "Carrie" are giving reasons for optimism. The former is looking to take its R-rating right to the edge with a picture that takes inspiration from Sam Raimi's ...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    15

    Durban Talent Campus Calls For 40 Young African Filmmakers & Film Critics For 6th Edition

    Details from the press release below; this is a good opportunity, so take advantage if you qualify. It's akin to the older Berlin Talent Campus deadline to apply is April 1:

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    4

    Watch: Video For "The Payback" Featuring James Brown & Tupac From Oscar Winning 'Django Unchained'

    Here's one last victory lap for "Django Unchained." Last night, the film took home two awards which were both a bit of a surprise -- Best Supporting Actor for Christoph Waltz and Best Original Screenplay for Quentin Tarantino. But just before the festivities got underway in California,...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    2

    Pepper Potts Prays For 'Iron Man 3' In New Poster

    We have to admit that if anyone had told us that Pepper Potts would serve as the emotional lynchpin in the "Iron Man" movies before they came out, we wouldn't have believed them. However, thanks to some great chemistry between Gwyneth Paltrow and Robert Downey Jr., and decent writing t...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Things I Learned on the Circuit, from ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • The NewsroomRecap: 'The Newsroom,' Season 3, Episode ...The Playlist
  • Watch: 'Into the Woods' Featurette with ...Thompson on Hollywood