Movie News

Tate Donovan Takes Us Inside the Comedy-Drama 'Sun Belt Express'

8/20/2015 2:09pm EDT
Tate Donovan Takes Us On A Ride With 'Sun Belt Express'
Tate Donovan is redefining the road movie with Sun Belt Express, the new independent comedy-drama that will change the way you look at illegal immigration. Tate plays Allen King, a down on his luck college professor who moonlights as a coyote, smuggling people across the southern border. It's not a great existence, but at least he's getting by.

Yet when Allen's spirited daughter Emily (India Ennenga) decides to stow away on his latest trip, he finds himself on unpredictable journey with her, his ex-girlfriend (Ana de la Reguera), and the three interesting gentlemen in the trunk of his car....
READ MORE

Disney's Making A 'Jungle Cruise' Movie, And It'll Star Dwayne Johnson

8/19/2015 11:53pm EDT
Dwayne Johnson Cast In 'Jungle Cruise,' Disney's Latest Theme Pa
Dwayne Johnson’s taking a Jungle Cruise for Disney. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Furious 7 and future Moana star has just signed on to a film adaptation of Disney’s famous Jungle Cruise theme park ride.

Here’s what we know about the film so far: John Requa and Glenn Ficarra, the screenwriters behind this year’s Will Smith con man movie Focus, will write the script for Jungle Cruise. They also directed Focus (and Crazy, Stupid, Love, but it’s not yet clear if they’ll direct the pic too).

Big news! Goal is to make this insanely cool and fun for fans 'round the globe. #Adventur...
READ MORE

Harley Quinn's Tattoo Parlour Opens For 'Suicide Squad' Cast

8/19/2015 7:01pm EDT
Harley Quinn Tattoo
Margot Robbie, Will Smith and the rest of the stars of next summer's comic book movie Suicide Squad spent some time at a tattoo parlor recently, inking each other with the word "skwad."

Robbie, dressed in her full Harley Quinn costume and looking like she was concentrating very hard, tattooed director David Ayer; while Jai Courtney, who plays Captain Boomerang, showed off his arm on Instagram.

Smith, who stars as Deadshot, was photographed inking Joel Kinnaman's arm. Kinnaman, who plays Rick Flagg in the film, thought Smith's skills were lacking, though.

"Will has many many talents, tatt...
READ MORE

Maisie Williams Shot Her First Sex Scene, Says It Was 'Awkward'

8/19/2015 3:04pm EDT
Maisie Williams
"Game of Thrones" star Maisie Williams just turned 18 back in April and she's already filmed her first sex scene.

The British actress stars in new indie film "The Falling" and one scene calls for her character to lose her virginity, her first scene of the sort, which went about as well as it could.

"It was extremely awkward! But Joe (co-star Joe Cole) was very sensitive to the fact that I had never done a scene like this before, and it was great to work with someone who was so considerate of that," Williams told Vulture.com.

Williams says that getting to know each other helped, both on a...
READ MORE

Four Independent Movie Reviews To Check Out

8/19/2015 12:15pm EDT
Four Films
So many movies – so little time! Reviewing some of the smaller film fare it’s safe to say that there is certainly not a shortage of films coming out. Good or bad, it’s inspiring to say the least! In any case we’re checking out four selections that are available to see now involving everything from practical monsters, mean MMA mommies, rape revenge plots and even obsessive family disorders – quite an eclectic list of cinema subjects indeed. So read the encapsulated reviews of "Harbinger Down," "Glena," "Return to Sender" and "Amnesiac" below!

Title: "Harbinger Down"

Stars: 2 1/2

G...
READ MORE

Melissa McCarthy's Clothing Line Is A Hit

8/18/2015 6:22pm EDT
Melissa McCarthy's Clothing Line Not Just For Plus-Size Women: '
Melissa McCarthy launched her new clothing line this month and the pieces are not just for plus-size women.The Spy star's line of tops, pants, loungewear and outerwear are available in misses, women's and plus sizes and available on HSN and in a variety of retailers including Nordstrom, Macy's and Lane Bryant.

In an interview with the Home Shopping Network, the actress revealed that she has always always loved fashion and decided to start the line som women would lose "the uniform" and "discover their own personal style."

Right now, there are 26 separates in the Seven7 line available on H...
READ MORE

'Star Wars: Rogue One' Has A Cast, A Plot And A New Title

8/17/2015 9:36pm EDT
Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" wasn't the only story from a galaxy far, far away getting all the buzz at Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif., over the weekend.

Lots of new details about the first live-action spinoff film in George Lucas's space saga were revealed, including the main cast, the first image from the film, the plot details and even a new title.

For starters, the title has been changed from "Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One" to "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." Back in April, director Gareth Edwards ("Godzilla") and Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy revealed that the planned series...
READ MORE

First Poster For 'The Force Awakens' Reveals More About On One New Character

8/17/2015 7:01pm EDT
Star Wars The Force Awakens
The first poster for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" arrived over the weekend at Disney's annual fan expo, D23, but it's not the official poster for the highly anticipated movie.

The poster was created by Drew Struzan -- the same artist who produced the posters for the Star Wars prequel trilogy and for the 1997 original trilogy special editions -- and it features one big reveal about the film that hasn't come up in the two trailers.

Daisy Ridley, who plays the scavenger Rey, stands front and center and is flanked by the AWOL stortrooper Finn (John Boyega) and new bad guy Kylo Ren (Adam Dri...
READ MORE

Disney Adding Huge 'Star Wars' Lands To Its Theme Parks

8/17/2015 3:46pm EDT
Disney Star Wars land
With Star Wars: The Force Awakens just months off, Disney announced at its annual D23 Fan Expo on Saturday that its Orlando, Florida, and Anaheim, California, theme parks will each be getting their own Star Wars-themed additions.

Disney CEO Bob Iger announced during the event that both Disney's Hollywood Studios in Florida and California's Disneyland will each be getting a 14-acre addition based on a galaxy far, far away (like we didn't see this news coming after the company's $4 billion purchase of Lucasfilm in 2012).

"We are creating a jaw-dropping new world that represents our largest ...
READ MORE

'The Force Awakens' Spoilers: Five Things We've Learned About Kylo Ren

8/16/2015 12:14pm EDT
Five Things We Now Know About Adam Driver's 'Star Wars: The Forc
Entertainment Weekly's annual fall movie preview issue hit newsstands last week, and for "Star Wars" fans awaiting this year's highly anticipated sequel, "The Force Awakens," the issue is chock full of new photos from the film and new information about the characters and the story.

The cover of the latest issue features the mysterious character that's got everyone talking -- Kylo Ren.

Played by "Girls" star Adam Driver, all we know about him is that he's the new bad guy in the film and someone who appears to wield The Force and feature several characteristics of the Sith Lords from the pa...
READ MORE