Movies

‘Fault in Our Stars’ author John Green cried every day on film set

NEW YORK, June 4 (UPI) –Author John Green has confessed he cried “almost every day” he was on the set of the film adaptation of his cult-classic novel, The Fault in Our Stars. The book and movie follow teens Gus…

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Oliver Stone will direct movie adaptation of ‘The Snowden Files’

LONDON, June 2 (UPI) –Oliver Stone plans to direct a new feature film about Edward Snowden. The 67-year-old director (JFK, Natural Born Killers) and producer Moritz Borman have acquired the rights to The Snowden Files, The Inside Story of the…

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‘Maleficent’ debuts with $70 million weekend box office

LOS ANGELES, June 1 (UPI) –Angelina Jolie’s villainous return to the big screen cast a powerful spell over the weekend box office.Maleficent, which also starred Elle Fanning as Princess Aurora, earned $70 million in its opening weekend, thanks to Jolie’s…

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‘Stargate’ reboot in the works at MGM and Warner Bros.

LOS ANGELES, May 30 (UPI) –A Stargate reboot is currently in the works at MGM and Warner Bros. The studios reportedly plan a new movie trilogy based on the original 1994 film. Director and writer Roland Emmerich will return to…

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‘X-Men’ writer reveals deleted Anna Paquin storyline in ‘Days of Future Past’

LOS ANGELES, May 29 (UPI) –Anna Paquin’s Rogue had a pivotal character arc in the first X-Men film, which came out in 2000, but she made only a small cameo in the latest installment, X-Men: Days of Future Past. In…

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Jennifer Lawrence was forced to have ‘swear box’ on set of Hunger Games

Jennifer Lawrence was  forced to keep a “swear box” by her co-stars because her language is so bad. The Hollywood actress has been working on the set of The Hunger Games : Mockingjay. By working, we mean swearing like a…

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Cirque du Soleil developing ‘Avatar’ live performance show

MONTREAL, May 29 (UPI) –A live Avatar show is currently in the works at Cirque du Soleil. Director James Cameron and 20th Century Fox have teamed up with the live performance group to bring the film to life on stage.…

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‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ sequel in the works

LOS ANGELES, May 27 (UPI) –Nia Vardalos has written the script for a sequel to her indie film, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, which became the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time when it premiered in 2002. The film also…

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‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ earns $90.7M at the North American box office

LOS ANGELES, May 26 (UPI) —X-Men: Days of Future Past crushed the competition at the North American box office this weekend, raking in a whopping $90.7 million during its first three days of release, Rentrak announced. Starring Hugh Jackman, Jennifer…

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‘X-Men’ is Marvel’s 8th straight number 1

Marvel Studios has spent so much time atop the box office lately it could apply for residency. The comic-book titan’s latest offering, X-Men: Days of Future Past, breezed to the top of theaters for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, the…

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