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'Ben-Hur' Crashes, 'Suicide Squad' Stays on Top for 3rd Week
A big-budget remake of 'Ben-Hur' was trampled under a herd of holdovers and new releases at the box office, the latest casualty in a bruising summer for Hollywood
Review: 'Kubo and the Two Strings' Strums Stop-Motion Wonder
Film Review: "Kubo and the Two Strings" is the latest from the Oregon animation house Laika, whose president and chief executive, Travis Knight, makes his directorial debut with the stop-motion film
GLAAD Media Awards: Full List of Nominees
The 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced today and some major stars earned nods for their "fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives," according to an official press release. Movies like "The Danish Girl" and "Grandma" were
Nominees React to 2016 SAG Nods
The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards announced the 2016 nominees on Wednesday and immediately after the names were called, actors and actresses began to react in complete shock and amazement. Movies like " Steve Jobs " and acclaimed series like " Better Call Saul " all took home nominations.
Star of Elton John Biopic Really Can Sing
Tom Hardy, the highly regarded British actor who’s been tapped to portray Elton John in the music legend’s upcoming biopic, recently claimed in an interview that he can’t sing a note. But don’t worry. Hardy admitted to ABC News Radio that he just made that...
Will Dakota Johnson Drop Out of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Movie?
With Charlie Hunnam bowing out of the highly-anticipated “Fifty Shades of Grey” movie this past weekend due to an “immersive TV schedule,” what’s next for the female lead - Dakota Johnson? On Saturday, the studios behind the film, Universal Pictures and Focus Features, released a ...
Charlie Hunnam Drops out of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Movie
Charlie Hunnam is no longer going to play Christian Grey, the young businessman with a taste for bondage sexual practices in the movie adaptation of “Fifty Shades of Grey.” The studios behind the film, Universal Pictures and Focus Features, released a statement today, stating “The...
'Fifty Shades' Movie Casts Charlie Hunnam as Christian Grey, Dakota Johnson as Anastasia
The movie adaptation of the best-selling erotic novel "50 Shades of Grey" has cast the role of Christian Grey and his leading lady Anastasia. "Sons of Anarchy" star Charlie Hunnam has been cast as the young businessman Grey, known for his bondage sexual practices, according to the book's author
Movie Review: Is 'Closed Circuit' An International Thriller Worth Seeing?
“Closed Circuit” opens with a compelling scene: split-screen feeds from security cameras positioned around a British market. We see a man on a cellphone telling his significant other that he loves her; we see a mother and her adult daughter walking arm-in-arm, chatting; there’s...