China Box Office: ‘Fate of the Furious’ Overtakes ‘Furious 7’ to Become Biggest Hollywood Film Ever

April 30th, 2017 Business, Movies


No American movie has ever earned more in local currency in the massive Chinese film market.

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Box Office: ‘Fate of the Furious’ Wins; ‘How to Be a Latin Lover,’ ‘Baahubali’ Beat ‘The Circle’

April 30th, 2017 Movies


‘The Circle,’ starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks, comes in No. 4 with $9.3 million; ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ blasts off overseas with $101 million a week ahead of its domestic debut.

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Box-Office Milestone: ‘Fate of the Furious’ Crosses $1B Globally

April 30th, 2017 Movies


The eighth outing in the octane-laced action franchise becomes the 30th film to achieve the milestone, and the fourth title Universal title to do so.

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This Week in Trailers: ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle,’ ”Colossal,’ ‘Baywatch,’ ‘Alien: Covenant’

April 30th, 2017 Movies


Alicia Vikander stars in ‘Tulip Fever’ and Mandy Moore is ’47 Meters Down.’

Seth Rogen, The Lonely Island Hint at Movie About Music Festival That Goes “Horribly Wrong”

April 30th, 2017 Movies


Following the disastrous news surrounding the Fyre Festival on Friday, the filmmakers tweeted about a project they have been working on with a very similar plot.

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Tribeca: Barbra Streisand Reflects on Acting Career, Directing Struggles

April 30th, 2017 Movies, Music


Why she loves to direct herself: “There’s less people to argue with.”

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Palm Springs Film Festival Sets 2018 Dates

April 29th, 2017 Movies


The fest’s star-studded awards gala will be held on Jan. 2.

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New MPAA Chief Charles Rivkin Brings Extensive Hollywood Credentials

April 29th, 2017 Movies


Rivkin is succeeding Chris Dodd, who is stepping down after six years.

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‘Niñato’ Wins Buenos Aires Film Festival

April 29th, 2017 Movies


Clara Simon grabs the best director award for ‘Summer 1993’.

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Cannes: French Cinema Producers Union Supports Netflix’s Festival Inclusion

April 29th, 2017 Movies


‘Okja’ and ‘The Meyerowitz Stories’ are in the official selection as Netflix explores limiated day-and-date release in France.

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‘Reservoir Dogs’ at 25: Quentin Tarantino and Cast Reveal Little-Known Facts at Tribeca Reunion

April 29th, 2017 Movies


Quentin Tarantino and surviving cast of ‘Reservoir Dogs’ reminisce after a 25-year anniversary screening at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival.

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‘Gook’ Director Justin Chon Reflects on L.A. Riots: “In ’92, Everybody Was Angry”

April 29th, 2017 Movies


The filmmaker and star’s Sundance award-winning drama depicts the events of April 29, 1992 through the eyes of a Korean shop owner and the young black girl who befriends him.

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Luc Besson Calls French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen a “Scammer”

April 29th, 2017 Movies


In a lengthy post, the ‘Valerian’ director called the far-right candidate out on her policies ahead of the May 7 election.

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Seth Rogen, The Lonely Island Hint at Movie About Musical Festival That Goes “Horribly Wrong”

April 29th, 2017 Movies


Following the disastrous news surrounding the Fyre Festival on Friday, the filmmakers tweeted about a project they have been working on with a very similar plot.

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Glaser Weil Conflict to be Reconsidered in Tupac Biopic Lawsuit

April 29th, 2017 Movies


An L.A. Superiour Court judge will have to take a closer look at the relationship between the current lawsuit and an earlier arbitration.

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John Boyega Says ‘Star Wars’ Ruined a Potential Relationship: ‘I Blocked Her on My Phone’

April 29th, 2017 Entertainment, Movies

Sometimes love and movie stardom just doesn't mix…

New Movie Posters: ‘Polaroid,’ ‘Rough Night,’ ‘Baywatch’ and More

April 29th, 2017 Movies

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Comics on Film: How to Introduce Your Movie Friends to Superhero Comics — DC Edition

April 29th, 2017 Movies

Last week, we proposed a series of Marvel Comics stories that you can show your friends in an effort to both get them into comics, and clearly communicate what the major characters are all about without having to watch a dozen movies. This week, we're going to do the same for the characters that we'll be seeing in this November's Justice League, the latest chapter of the DC Extended Universe. So, far, the DCEU has had only three films: Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Suicide Squad. This June will see the arrival of the highly anticipated Wonder Woman, before the big team-up film arrives in November. While that doesn't represent nearly as much of a commitment as starting the Marvel Cinematic Universe for the first…
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Today in Movie Culture: Fake ‘Back to the Future 4’ Trailer, Tilda Swinton’s Strange ‘Okja’ Viral Video and More

April 29th, 2017 Movies

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Fake Sequel of the Day: Doc and Marty are back in Back to the Future Part IV, which only exists in the form of this fake trailer from Smasher (via Geek Tyrant):   Viral Video of the Day: Tilda Swinton appears in character in this strange ad for a fake company in Bong Joon-ho's upcoming movie Okja:   Prank of the Day: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 star Chris Pratt participated in a tricky but hilarious phone prank for a recent BBC Radio appearance (via /Film):   Movie Trivia of the Day: Speaking of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, see how much trivia you know about the movie a week ahead of its release:   Vintage Image of…
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Best of the Week: ‘Unbreakable’ Sequel Greenlit, Jeff Goldblum Joins ‘Jurassic World 2’ and More

April 29th, 2017 Movies

The Important News Superhero Movie Sequels: Unbreakable sequel Glass will arrive in 2019. Jurassic World: Jeff Goldblum will be back as Ian Malcolm in Jurassic World 2. Marvel Cinematic Universe: Brie Larson said Captain Marvel is everything she cares about. Star Wars: Sam Esmail might write the solo Obi-Wan spinoff. Star Wars IX received a May 2019 release date. Rian Johnson won't be writing Star Wars IX. X-Men: Fox confirmed the title Dark Phoenix and scheduled it for next year. Narnia: Joe Johnston will direct the Narnia reboot The Silver Chair. Disney Remakes: Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner may join the live-action The Lion King. Ewan McGregor will play the grown-up…
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