Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug.
There’s been a lot of talk online about “Two and a Half Men” star Angus T. Jones’s negative comments about the show that turned up in a video for the Forerunner Christian Church. Now, however, Jones has issued a statement in which he apologizes to the cast and crew.
Katniss shows off her Quarter Quell wetsuit as filming continues in Hawaii!
Paramount Pictures today revealed the synopsis for J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness, opening in 3D, 2D and IMAX 3D theaters on May 17, 2013.
Independent cinema was honored at the 22nd Annual IFP Gotham Independent Film Awards on Monday night, November 26, at Cipriani on Wall Street, New York City. While there were some surprises at the official kick-off of the movie awards season, Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom winning Best Feature probably wasn’t one of them. Hosted by Mike Birbiglia, the stand-up comic who made his directorial debut with the independent comedy Sleepwalk with Me earlier this year, the Gothams kicked off with a taped segment of Jimmy Kimmel poking fun at one of the year’s honorees Matt Damon, joking that “nobody embodies the spirit of independent film like Matt Damon” before listing his blockbuster studio movies. Although Benh Zeitlin’s Beasts of the Southern Wild was snubbed as the favorite to win the Audience Award to Jared Leto’s personal doc Artifact, Zeitlin went on to win Breakthrough Director and a few minutes later became the first recipient of the inaugural Bingham Ray award, a prize package worth $60,000. “Beast’s” young star Quvenzhan� Wallis didn’t take the award for Breakthrough …
Moviegoers were out in force over the Thanksgiving holiday as the industry set new 3-day and 5-day records. The overall movie industry earned $210 million for the 3-day weekend and $295 million for the five days, both the biggest ever.
Slaveholders and bandits beware: the new issue of Empire is set to hit newsstands this Thursday, and its Django Unchained cover will be taking no prisoners.
Following the two bonus feature clips earlier this week, a third has come online featuring a look at Anne Hathaway’s performance as Catwoman in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, available on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download on December 4.
As we get closer to the end of the year, BuzzHub will be releasing various lists of our favourites and least favourites in different categories. We’re starting with a big one- the best and worst TV shows and episodes of the year.
We pay tribute to the excellent kid’s sitcom as it reaches the climax of its six seasons.
Speculation began last week that we’d be seeing trailers for Man of Steel and The Wolverine in a few weeks with Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Earlier today, director James Mangold said there wouldn’t be a trailer for The Wolverine yet, but now director Zack Snyder says there WILL be a trailer for the Superman movie (via MTV).
The film is set in a stylized world, a skewed version of contemporary Hollywood where Swan (Charlie Sheen), a famous graphic designer, has a charmed life that begins to fall apart when girlfriend Ivana abruptly ends their romance. Swan turns to his fellow travelers Kirby (Jason Schwartzman), Saul (Bill Murray) and sister Izzy (Patricia Arquette) when the going gets rough.
Insane Stupid Love
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Trailer Park, Inc worked on the advertising campaing for Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight Risesand they’ve put up a few of the posters they designed that WB didn’t actually use (kudos toBatman-News.com for finding these). Check out the unused posters below and let us know what you think.