Seth Rogen is, according to Variety, set to play Apple Computer co-founder Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale’s Steve Jobs in the upcoming Danny Boyle-helmed biopic based on Walter Isaacson’s biography of Jobs. Read More
Interstellar will be released in 70mm IMAX film, 70mm film and 35mm film formats on Wednesday, November 5, two days ahead of its nationwide release. The advance showings will play in select theaters in more than 225 locations across the U.S. and Canada. The film stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Ellen Burstyn, John Lithgow, Michael Caine, Casey Affleck, Wes Bentley, Bill Irwin, Mackenzie Foy, Topher Grace and David Gyasi.
A TOTAL D’SGRACE
Looks like this game is going into overtime, as The Hollywood Reporter reveals the cast of “Game of Thrones” has just negotiated a new option for a seventh season with HBO which will make them among the highest paid actors on cable TV. Read More
The first in a new trilogy of films, Terminator Genisys also stars Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, Jai Courtney, J.K. Simmons, Dayo Okeniyi, Byung-hun Lee, Michael Gladis, Sandrine Holt and Matt Smith. Directed by Thor: The Dark World‘s Alan Taylor from a screenplay by Laeta Kalogridis and Patrick Lussier, Terminator Genisys is set to hit theaters on July 1, 2015. Read More
Starring are Antonio Banderas, Tom Kenny, Clancy Brown, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke, Carolyn Lawrence and Douglas Lawrence. Read More
Having surpassed a $1 billion dollar box office gross for his most recent film, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Michael Bay is looking at telling a very different kind of big screen story. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Bay is eyeing 13 Hours, an adaptation of Mitchell Zuckoff’s recently released account of the 2012 Benghazi attack. Read More
Universal Pictures has officially set Ethan and Joel Coen’s next film, Hail, Caesar!, for release on February 5, 2016. It is the first release to claim that date. Read More
Neil Patrick Harris may have turned down a role in the first season of “American Horror Story,” but he recently said that he wanted to be on “Freak Show.” Thanks to Ryan Murphy, Harris’ dreams seem to have come true. Read More
Opening in theaters on November 21 (with advanced tickets going on sale today), the Francis Lawrence-directed third film in the franchise stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland.
Directed by Thor: The Dark World‘s Alan Taylor from a screenplay by Laeta Kalogridis and Patrick Lussier, Terminator Genisys is set to hit theaters on July 1, 2015.
WaterTower Music today proudly announces the November 18 release of Interstellar: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, with music by renowned composer Hans Zimmer, whose career has earned him Grammy, Golden Globe, Classical Brit, Academy, Tony, and American Music Awards. The soundtrack will be available in three configurations: a Star Wheel Constellation Chart Digipak, a deluxe digital-only version, and an Illuminated Star Projection Edition with bonus content (coming later this year). Read More
“The second film in the ‘Divergent’ franchise takes the story and action to another level and, by partnering with RealD, we were able to blend gripping performances and mind-blowing spectacle to create a unique event on screen,” said producers Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher. “We cannot wait to share this experience with audiences around the world.” Read More
Having made his big screen directorial debut earlier this year with Bad Words, Jason Bateman is planning to again direct, this time with a feature titled IPO Man. Deadline has the news, reporting that Bateman will also headline the true story. Read More
THE UNITED STATES VS TONY STARK
In the May 2015 release, when Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.
“Marvel’s Agent Carter” stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D’Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Chad Michael Murray (“One Tree Hill,” “A Cinderella Story”) as Agent Jack Thompson, Enver Gjokaj (“Dollhouse”) as Agent Daniel Sousa and Shea Whigham (American Hustle, The Wolf of Wall Street) as Chief Roger Dooley.
At this morning’s Marvel Studios event at the El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles, the studio announced three new projects pushing the diversity of its output: Black Panther, Captain Marvel and Inhumans. 42 and Get On Up star Chadwick Boseman was cast as Black Panther. Read More
At a special event in Los Angeles Tuesday, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige announced details on several upcoming blockbusters from the studio. Read More
Taylor Kitsch has confirmed he is headed to season two of True Detective. “I’ve just been prepping. It’s been almost a full year since I’ve been on camera, so I’m itching, man. I’m overdue,” Kitsch said in an interview with Adweek. Read More
Bringing five-time Emmy Award winner Neil Patrick Harris to the network, NBC has ordered a new primetime variety series based on the popular U.K. format “Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway,” which was created by ITV Studios, Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly. The series is an institution in the U.K., winning multiple awards, including two prestigious BAFTA’s in 2014. Read More
Continuing the global exploits in the unstoppable franchise built on speed, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson lead the returning cast of Furious 7. James Wan directs this chapter of the hugely successful series that also welcomes back favorites Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Elsa Pataky and Lucas Black.
DreamWorks Studios has announced that three-time Tony Award winner Mark Rylance has been cast as the title character in The BFG, Steven Spielberg’s big screen adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s novel. Read More
Opening in theaters on November 21, the Francis Lawrence-directed third film in the franchise also stars Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland. Read More
Benedict Cumberbatch, the star of “Sherlock,” The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and the upcoming The Imitation Game, has, according to Deadline, taken the leading role in Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange! Read More
Starting today, you can submit questions for Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, and Jason Statham to be answered at the live event. Go to Instagram and submit a video, asking your favorite Fast & Furious star your question while using the hashtag #AskFurious7. Read More
The weekend before Halloween saw an obligatory horror film in the form of Ouija (Universal), pairing Blumhouse Productions and Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes for a low budget supernatural thriller based on the popular Hasbro sleepover party game. Opening on Thursday night and taking in $8.3 million in its first 24 hours, Ouija ended up with an estimated $20 million for the weekend in its 2,858 locations or $7,000 per theater. 69% of the audience for the movie was female but its “C” CinemaScore is not a good sign for the movie sustaining any sort of legs even with Halloween next Friday. Read More
Taylor Swift’s new album is out tomorrow, and our Music Critic Nick Harris has been listening to it. Read More
Showtime announced that Oscar nominee and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Paul Giamatti (Cinderella Man) and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Damian Lewis (“Homeland”) have been cast in the lead roles of the complex, contemporary drama pilot “Billions.”
NBC is bringing in the holiday spirit with a stop-motion hourlong animated special, “Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas,” set to air Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 8:00 pm ET/PT. Based on the popular film Elf and the hit Broadway show “Elf: The Musical,” the special will star four-time Emmy Award winner Jim Parsons (“The Big Bang Theory”) as Buddy. Read More
The ensemble cast of Ridley Scott’s The Martian continues to grow as EW today reports that Mackenzie Davis (What If), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave, and Sebastian Stan (Captain America: The Winter Soldier are joining Matt Damon, Jeff Daniels, Kate Mara, Michael Pena, Kristen Wiig, Jessica Chastain and Sean Bean for the science fiction tale. Read More
“The Defining Chapter” hits theaters December 17 and offers a massive ensemble cast that includes Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Cate Blanchett, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, Orlando Bloom, John Bell, Manu Bennett, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Billy Connolly, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Lawrence Makoare, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Dean O’Gorman, Mikael Persbrandt and Aidan Turner. Read More
Steve Carell has been attached for a while to headline an adaptation of Arthur Herzog’s 1978 science fiction novel, IQ 83. Today, however, the big screen take on the high concept tale is officially getting a rewrite from none other than Charlie Kaufman, the screenwriter behind films like Being John Malkovich, Adaptation, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Synecdoche, New York. Deadline has the news, reporting that Kaufman will be doing a page one rewrite. Read More
The teaser trailer for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron dropped this morning, and you can check out BuzzHub Editor Lucien’s video review of the trailer right now! Read More
Still in talks for the David Ayer-helmed DC Comics adaptation Suicide Squad, The Wolf of Wall Street star Margot Robbie is, according to a story today at The Hollywood Reporter, in talks for Paramount Pictures’ upcoming comedy The Taliban Shuffle, already set to star Tina Fey. Read More
When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.
Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron stars Robert Downey Jr., who returns as Iron Man, along with Chris Evans as Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Mark Ruffalo as The Hulk. Together with Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow and Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, and with the additional support of Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Cobie Smulders as Agent Maria Hill, the team must reassemble to defeat James Spader as Ultron, a terrifying technological villain hell bent on human extinction. Along the way, they confront two mysterious and powerful newcomers, Wanda Maximoff, played by Elizabeth Olsen, and Pietro Maximoff, played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and meet an old friend in a new form when Paul Bettany becomes Vision. Read More
Years after screenwriter Aaron Sorkin announced plans to make a biopic of Apple CEO Steve Jobs, casting details have been revealed about who will play the iconic inventor. British actor Christian Bale, known for playing Batman in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight trilogy, was given the role without even auditioning, Sorkin told Bloomberg in a television interview.
Get your first look at Ultron trying to tear apart Captain America, Iron Man, Thor and the rest of the world in the first official teaser trailer for Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” in theaters May 1, 2015! Read More
Paramount Pictures has revealed a Red Band preview and the new poster for director Rupert Wyatt’s The Gambler, starring Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Brie Larson, Michael Kenneth Williams and Jessica Lange. The film opens in limited release on December 19 before expanding on January 1. Read More
Morena Baccarin, Emmy nominated for her work on “Homeland,” has joined the cast of FOX’s DC Comics-inspired series, “Gotham”! Deadline has the news, reporting that the “Firefly” star will make her debut during Season One with plans for her character to act as a series regular starting in Season Two. Read More
Johnny Depp is a wolf in wolf’s clothing as Entertainment Weekly gives us our first full-fledged peek at the actor in his latest eccentric guise with their cover series featuring characters from Disney’s upcoming musical Into the Woods. Read More
The first teaser trailer for next summer’s Joss Whedon-helmed Avengers: Age of Ultron is coming one week from today! At the close of tonight’s “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” it was revealed that next week’s all-new episode will offer the reveal, so be sure to tune in to ABC Tuesday, October 28 at 9:00pm ET/PT. Read More
Adrianne Palicki made her first appearance as Bobbi Morse on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” in the most recent episode “A Hen in the Wolf House,” where she was quickly revealed to be an undercover S.H.I.E.L.D. agent working for Coulson (Clark Gregg). Marvel has provided a first look at her suit in both concept and final form. Read More
Several high-profile Hollywood figures including directors Brad Bird and Edgar Wright have taken to Twitter to express their glowing opinions of Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi epic Interstellar, which has yet to be screened publicly. Read More
Billy Boyd, best known to Middle Earth fans as Pippin in The Lord of the Ringstrilogy, will perform a new song titled “The Last Goodbye” for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ end credits. Boyd co-wrote the song with Hobbitproducers Phillipa Boyens and Fran Walsh. Read More
Taylor Swift has unveiled the third song from her upcoming new record, 1989. “Welcome To New York” follows in the footsteps of the recently released “Out Of The Woods” and lead single “Shake It Off.” The song was co-produced and co-written with OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder. Read More
Walt Disney Animation Studios revealed plans today for Moana, a sweeping, CG-animated comedy-adventure about a spirited teenager on an impossible mission to fulfill her ancestors’ quest. In theaters in late 2016, the film is directed by the renowned filmmaking team of Ron Clements and John Musker (The Little Mermaid, The Princess and the Frog, Aladdin). Read More
The third weekend of October slowed down slightly with the Brad Pitt WWII movie Fury, directed by David Ayer (End of Watch) and co-starring Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, Jon Bernthal and Michael Pena, opening on Thursday night in 3173 theaters. After grossing $8.8 million on Friday (including Thursday previews), it took in an estimated $23.5 million for the weekend. That’s the best opening for Ayer as a director, although his involvement as a writer on films like The Fast and the Furious and the remake of S.W.A.T. both had better openings. It’s a significantly lower opening than other WWII movies such as Steven Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan and Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds, which also starred Brad Pitt.