ABC has axed its under-performing lotto-winner drama “Lucky 7” after just two weeks on the air, making it the first cancelation of the new television season. The show, which premiered to a 1.3 demo…
When Things Were Rotten
Popular movie review website Rotten Tomatoes will now also start tracking television shows. On Tuesday, the site will launch a separate "TV Zone" that includes a Tomatometer based on reviews of a TV…
While promoting his new film, “12 Years a Slave,” at the Toronto Film Festival, Brad Pitt was asked whether or not a sequel to “World War Z” was in the works. “We’re certainly talking about it, yes,”…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
This week's opening night tribute to the Toronto Film Festival's chief cheerleader, the late Roger Ebert, will beg a key question: Can anyone fill his shoes? No other critic ever possessed the…
Public television's venerable "NewsHour" is loosening up for the weekend. This is PBS, so all things are relative: The show may undo its collar, but it won't be stripping down to a bathing suit. When…
Ben Affleck has received the Bat Seal of Approval from a Caped Crusader alumnus.
Ben Affleck is no longer directing a feature version of Stephen King's post-apocalyptic novel "The Stand" for Warner Bros. and CBS Films with “Crazy Heart” director Scott Cooper on board to helm and…
A ludicrous, borderline-nonsensical supernatural concoction with a slightly redeeming sense of its own silliness.
Veteran character actor Henry Polic II died Sunday night after a long battle with cancer. He was 68.
A federal judge has refused to block the release of Amanda Seyfried starrer “Lovelace,” the biopic about porn star Linda Lovelace. The film, which is due to launch Friday, had been hit with a…
Johnny Depp and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have spoken out for the first time since mega-budget Western “The Lone Ranger” crumbled at the global box office, blaming U.S. critics for one of the…