ARTSBEAT; 'Cloud Atlas' Premiere At New Yorker Festival Tom Tykwer. (The "Cloud Atlas" team will be interviewed by Aleksandar Hemon, who wrote about them in this week's issue of The New Yorker.) Other festival events include a live performance by Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein of the IFC series "Portlandia ... 09/5/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
ARTSBEAT; Ricky Martin Is Away, And 'Evita' Sales Sag Just look at last week's ticket sales for ''Evita'' without Mr. Martin, who was on vacation: The show grossed $643,663, a little more than half as much as the previous week's gross of $1,191,200. It was the first week that ''Evita'' had grossed less than $ ... 07/10/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
THE 10 BEST MOVIES OF 2008 You'll find in this week's Gusto only nine movies are listed. Inadvertently omitted was Andrew Wagner's sublime little movie starring Frank Langella "Starting Out in the Evening." It was Langella's OTHER great performance in 2008, besides his role as ... 12/25/2008 - 11:00 am | View Link
Christian Bale talks about physically transforming himself for David O. Russell's "American Hustle" and how he's had other actors call him for advice on weight loss for a role. Needless to say, he's loathe to give it.http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/in-contention
There's a saying that if you "don't have anything nice to say then don't say anything at all" but what am I supposed to do with this trailer for THE LEGEND OF HERCULES?
The second trailer displays a 300 type style sandals epic except the CGI is terribly noticeable and not stylized.
BenDavid Grabinski is directing the pilot for the web-series based on an Image comic. Ceren Lee, Erica Gimpel and Steve Brand are starring in Enormous, a live-action web series adaptation of the Image Comics comic book series being made by Machinima. BenDavid Grabinski (who directed the Brandon Routh-Mary Elizabeth Winstead short Cost of Living) is directing the pilot, which goes into production Friday in Los Angeles with Garret Coffey, Billy Miller and Charles Melton also in the cast.
The Academy today revealed the 114 films in contention for the Best Original Score Oscar. All the widely predicted contenders are present, but don't look for "Frozen," "Nebraska" or "The Lone Ranger." http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/in-contention