Movies

Hedonistic high of ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ sparks controversy

NEW YORK (Entertainment Magazine) — In “The Wolf of Wall Street,” out-of-control stock broker Jordan Belfort is initially furious when a Forbes magazine profile turns out to be a hatchet job labeling him a “twisted Robin Hood who takes from…

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Exploring Mutant Origins With or Without Bryan Singer at the Helm

Even though the release of ‘X-Men: Apocalypse‘ is over two years away, and we’re getting another ‘X-Men‘ movie before it (possibly two), that hasn’t stopped producer and co-writer Bryan Singer from dropping hints about what the film will be about.…

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Steve McQueen heckled by New York film critic

Steve McQueen, director of “12 Years A Slave,” was heckled by a New York film critic as he accepted an award on Monday night. The British filmmaker was presented with the Best Director honor by the New York Film Critics…

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‘Catching Fire’ to Outshine ‘Iron Man 3’ as Biggest Movie of 2013

At some point today, ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ will officially pass ‘Iron Man 3’ at the box-office to become the biggest movie of 2013 with just over $409 million. This may not sound like a huge deal, but this…

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‘Piano’ Director Jane Campion to head Cannes Film Festival jury

CANNES, France, Jan. 7 (Entertainment Magazine) — New Zealand film director, producer and writer Jane Campion is to preside over France’s 2014 Cannes Film Festival jury, organizers said Tuesday. The festival is to take place May 14-25. “Since I first…

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Mo’Nique joins cast of ‘Blackbird’ film

NEW YORK, Jan. 6 (Entertainment Magazine) — Oscar-winning actress Mo’Nique has joined the cast of director Patrik Ian Polk’s “Blackbird,” which is shooting on location in Mississippi, producers announced. Mo’Nique and her husband Sidney Hicks are also executive producing the…

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See the Three New ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Posters

Everything we’ve seen so far from ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2‘ has indicated that the Times Square battle between Spider-Man and Electro (and later Green Goblin), will be the film’s massive battle sequence. From the trailer, to the previous poster, to Spider-Man…

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Jonah Hill defends ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

Actor Jonah Hill has spoken out in defense of his new film “The Wolf of Wall Street” following accusations that it glorifies the bad behavior of its lead character. The Martin Scorsese-directed movie tells the story of Jordan Belfort, a…

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Apple’s Siri Doesn’t Like Spike Jonze’s ‘Her’

Spike Jonze’s ‘Her‘ has drawn plenty of accolades for being one of the best movies of the year and for the voiceover performance of Scarlett Johansson, the voice behind the operating system that Joaquin Phoenix’s character falls in love with.…

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones’ Gets ‘Frozen’

Over the past few years, the ‘Paranormal Activity‘ series has established itself as one of the most inexpensive and reliable horror franchises around. Produced for (non-literal) pennies, they’ve consistently opened strong at the box office, ensuring a fast and efficient…

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