Who’s smiling a wicked smile now? Just 3 months ago, financial experts were predicting doom and gloom for Disney’s Maleficent. On April 1, Wall Street analyst Marci Ryvicker wrote that Maleficent “is maybe too dark and scary to be profitable… expectations for a Maleficent write-off seem relatively widespread.” Another... (Read More)
Jennifer Lawrence is already the only girl with anything important to do in X-Men: Days of Future Past, the 2nd most successful movie of 2014 so far ($739 million worldwide). A mere 6 months later, she’ll be back as “Our Leader Mockingjay” — here to fight, not talk, in... (Read More)
Seriously, does this look unbelievably awesome or what. That George Miller. That Charlize Theron. That Tom Hardy. George Miller is directing the film from a screenplay he wrote with Brendan McCarthy and Nico Lathouris. Miller also produces the film, along with longtime producing partner, Oscar nominee Doug Mitchell (“Babe”,... (Read More)
So far, 2014 has been a pretty good year for women at the box office, particularly in the children’s movie department. Maleficent and Frozen have become worldwide phenomenons, while Shailene Woodley took the number one box office twice so far this year. There was also The Other Woman, which... (Read More)
Which actresses in supporting roles will rise above the rest?
Which actors in supporting roles will prevail this year?
The Judge looks to be on track to land in the Oscar race, as its positioning at TIFF makes abundantly clear. It stars Robert Duvall and Robert Downey, Jr. The film looks interesting to me but for some reason it doesn’t have the “cool factor” attached to it. That’s... (Read More)
Huffington Post Entertainment just posted two brand new Eleanor Rigby Posters. Yes, you might recognize the name on them. I absolutely love the one with Jessica Chastain’s iconic red hair as an outline. It’s rare to see a film — any film, let alone a love story — with... (Read More)
via Funny or Die, Mary Poppins (Kristen Bell) is working for minimum wage, and really needs a raise. Mary Poppins Quits with Kristen Bell from Funny Or Die
(thanks to Jazz for contributing to this post) Beyonce sings a new version of her hit single, ‘Crazy in Love’ as Christian Grey and Anastacia Steele finally come to life in the first trailer for Fifty Shades of Grey. Based on the erotic best selling trilogy by E.L James,... (Read More)