Film collector, curator and historian Fernando Pena figured he'd made the biggest discovery of his career when, back in 2008, he uncovered a complete print of the original, uncut version of Fritz…
How Movie Stars Shaped American Politics
Playing the title character in Disney's big-budget movie "The Lone Ranger" could catapult 26-year-old Armie Hammer from the actor best known for his dual turn as the Winklevoss twins in "The Social…
The yellow Twinkie-shaped characters have not only helped launch Universal's first family franchise in well over a decade, but have instantly made the studio a major player in the lucrative animation…
J.J. Abrams sets his filmmaking to "stun" with a sequel in every respect equal or even superior to its splendid 2009 predecessor.
Ryan Gosling reunites with "Drive" writer/director Nicolas Winding Refn on the Bangkok-set crime thriller "Only God Forgives."
Discovery Channel has partnered with Robert Redford for special "All The President's Men Revisited," a two-hour pic that returns to the Watergate scandal more than 40 years later.
Helmers' past projects influence how they put together their films
George Clooney rather famously promised Barack Obama, some five years ago: "I'll give you whatever support you need -- including staying completely away from you."
Joe Johnston's earnest attempt to resurrect the WWII-era action figure plays like a by-the-numbers prequel for "The Avengers."
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