- Manson jail cell preserved in LA Hall of Justice
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 10/26/2014 - 02:47 PM
Relics of an era when famous felons occupied the old Los Angeles Hall of Justice have been exorcised in a dazzling restoration. But a single grim artifact has been preserved: the claustrophobic jail cell occupied by Charles Manson, Sirhan Sirhan and other celebrity defendants. …
- LEGO Movie Helmers Phil Lord and Chris Miller Return to Write Sequel
ComingSoon.net, Sunday - 10/26/2014 - 12:56 AM
Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the writers and directors of The LEGO Movie have signed a deal to write the sequel for Warner Bros., according to Deadline. There's no word yet on whether they'll direct it as well again.
- Q&A: Anna Kendrick on modeling, movies and music
Miami Herald, Friday - 10/24/2014 - 10:47 PM
Anna Kendrick is in the holiday spirit. …
- The Nolans Do Not Have a Hand in the Upcoming DC Cinematic Universe
ComingSoon.net, Friday - 10/24/2014 - 09:32 PM
Although The Dark Knight trilogy helmer Christopher Nolan both provided the story and served as producer on Zack Snyder's apparent DC Cinematic Universe launcher Man of Steel, don't expect Nolan or his brother, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises screenwriter Jonathan Nolan, to be eyeing any of the films on Warner Bros.' massive upcoming slate.
- '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.