Movies

Rooney Mara to play Tiger Lily in upcoming Peter Pan film

March. 13 (UPI) — Rooney Mara has signed on to play Tiger Lily in the upcoming Warner Bros. adaptation of the Peter Pan tale, Pan. The Joe Wright-directed film will also star Hugh Jackman and Garrett Hedlund and sources claim…

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Johansson Says ‘Everything on Schedule’ With Marvel’s ‘Avengers 2’

Nothing will stop the Black Widow. Not even a baby. Despite reports that Scarlett Johansson is expecting her first child, she said that she’ll still be starring in “Avengers 2.” “We’re full steam ahead,” she told the Huffington Post. “We…

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Tina Fey on ‘Mean Girls’ sequel: ‘We’re all past high-school age’

March. 12 (UPI) — This year marks the 10th anniversary of the release of Mean Girls, which quickly made its way into pop culture history and marked the apex of Lindsay Lohan‘s career. Though ABC Family made a Mean Girls…

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Director Darren Aranofsky says ‘Noah’ is ‘the least biblical film ever made’

March. 11 (UPI) — The upcoming epic film Noah has caused controversy at home and abroad, but director Darren Aranofsky is not fazed by the hype. Noah will star Russell Crowe as the titular biblical character, who is said to…

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Jason Sudeikis in talks to star as Fletch in ‘Fletch’ reboot

March. 11 (UPI) — Jason Sudeikis is in negotiation to play Fletch in Fletch Won, a Warner Bros. reboot of the 1980s Fletch films. Chevy Chase first brought the title character to life in 1985’s Fletch. The film follows an…

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Kristen Bell: ‘Frozen’ Star Goes Back to ‘Mars’

Fans have waited nearly six years, and now “Veronica Mars” is back, this time on the big screen. Kristen Bell is back too, starring in the highly-anticipated feature film continuation of the TV series about the teen private eye that…

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‘300’ rises to conquer box office foes once again

Swords, sandals and severed limbs ruled theaters as 300: Rise of an Empire conquered the box office convincingly this weekend. The sequel to 300 collected $45.1 million, according to studio estimates from Rentrak. The debut gave Hollywood’s opening weekend of…

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Michael Fassbender stars in newly released ‘Frank’ trailer

DUBLIN, Ireland, March 7 (UPI) — Michael Fassbender stars as a pop star on the verge of a comedic breakdown in the trailer for his new movie Frank. The 36-year-old actor plays the eponymous character in the upcoming film, which…

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Academy members admit to voting for ’12 Years a Slave’ without watching it

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (UPI) — Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave took home the biggest prize of the night during the 86th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday, but at least a couple of members of the Academy of Motion…

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Darren Aronofsky’s ‘Noah’ banned in Middle Eastern countries

CAIRO, March 7 (UPI) — Several Middle Eastern countries have chosen to ban director Darren Aronofsky‘s upcoming epic Noah. The upcoming movie has come under fire because it contradicts Islamic law with its portrayal of a prophet on film. The…

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