- 'Stonehearst Asylum' has gothic air, can't lock in the terror
Los Angeles Times, Friday - 10/24/2014 - 08:47 AM
"Stonehearst Asylum," starring Jim Sturgess, Kate Beckinsale and Ben Kingsley, is a Victoria-era psychological thriller with some good twisty turns thanks to the inspiration of an Edgar Allan Poe story.
- 'Boyhood' tops Gotham Awards with 4 nominations
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday - 10/23/2014 - 11:16 AM
Richard Linklater's 12-year-long family drama, "Boyhood," leads the Gotham Independent Film Awards with four nominations, including best feature. The Gothams honor independent film and mark one of the first galas in the film industry's lengthy awards season.
- Porn production moratorium ends after testing
Miami Herald, Tuesday - 10/21/2014 - 02:47 AM
A California-based trade group for the adult film industry has lifted a moratorium on production spurred by a feared HIV exposure on an out-of-state film set. …
- Shailene finally makes a misstep with 'White Bird in a Blizzard'
Miami Herald, Monday - 10/20/2014 - 08:47 AM
Shailene Woodley, a young actress so engagingly real on camera that she can do no wrong, gets a lot wrong and a bad film out of her system with "White Bird in a Blizzard," an overwrought coming-of-age mystery drama that is an embarrassment for most everyone involved. …
- George Lucas fills in details on Chicago museum
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Saturday - 10/18/2014 - 04:55 PM
George Lucas is filling in some details on his planned art and movie memorabilia museum, including how the California native settled on Chicago as a location over San Francisco. It's going to be organic architecture, connected to the ground.  it will look like a living thing, he said in the conversation with interviewer Charlie Rose at the Cadillac Palace Theatre. Lucas wants a showcase for his collection of popular art, including illustrations by Norman Rockwell, Maxfield Parrish and N.
- 'Easy Rider' chopper at auction might be phony
Miami Herald, Friday - 10/17/2014 - 06:47 PM
The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" is up for auction this weekend in California. …
- 'Annie' star Wallis hopes to become a veterinarian
Kansas City Star, Wednesday - 10/15/2014 - 02:47 PM
Quvenzhane Wallis says she took singing lessons to prepare for the lead role in a new version of "Annie," opening in theaters in December. …
- Ewan McGregor Eyed for Doctor Strange?
ComingSoon.net, Tuesday - 10/14/2014 - 05:54 PM
We learned earlier this month that Joaquin Phoenix, long rumored to play Marvel's Sorcerer Supreme, was no longer in contention for Scott Derrickson's Doctor Strange. Today, a new name has been thrown out as a contender for the part with Badass Digest claiming that Ewan McGregor is among those being considered.
- 'Gone Girl' tops box office for second weekend
Kansas City Star, Monday - 10/13/2014 - 04:47 AM
Four new films couldn't catch "Gone Girl" at theaters this weekend. …
- New Details on the Justice League and Suicide Squad Films Revealed?
ComingSoon.net, Saturday - 10/11/2014 - 01:45 PM
Latino Review has brought us some interesting new tidbits about two of Warner Bros.' upcoming DC films, including the highly-anticipated Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice follow-up, Justice League.
- Robert Downey Jr. drops superhero mask, has new mission in 'The Judge'
Los Angeles Times, Friday - 10/10/2014 - 10:47 PM
There are worse descriptions, as actor typecasting goes, than "wisecracking superhero."
- O'Connell: Jolie film 'Unbroken' biggest challenge
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Friday - 10/10/2014 - 11:41 AM
Following his much-acclaimed performance earlier this year in the angry prison drama "Starred Up," now he is receiving rave reviews for his part in director Yann Demange's high-octane debut "'71." Luckily for film lovers, O'Connell turned to acting instead and his role in Jolie's "Unbroken," due for release around Christmas, could firmly establish him in Hollywood. O'Connell plays former U.
- Hallelujah, 'St. Vincent' lets Bill Murray run amok
Los Angeles Times, Friday - 10/10/2014 - 08:47 AM
Soaked in whiskey, dipped in brine, Bill Murray delivers a salty, acerbic, inebriated comic blast as the unlikeliest saint imaginable in "St. Vincent."