Thursday, March 30, 2017

News

    • Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
    "City of Stars" might still be stuck in your head, but the Oscar-winning "La La Land" songwriting duo Benj Pasek and Justin Paul already have another big screen musical on the horizon: "The Greatest Showman" starring Hugh Jackman as P.T. Barnum...
  • Review: Director Rupert Sanders' "Ghost in the Shell" 

    • Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017

    "I've been having glitches," Scarlett Johansson's part-human, mostly cyborg robot says in "Ghost in the Shell." "It will pass."

    Rupert Sanders' remake of Mamoru Oshii's 1995 influential...

    • Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Cable television's Spike network will be transformed into the Paramount network early next year, introducing new series with stars to include Alicia Silverstone and Michael Shannon. In its announcement Thursday, owner Viacom billed the rebranded...
  • Rosie Bardales Upped To CCO of BETC London; Nathanael Potter Named Creative Director

    • Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017

    BETC London has promoted Rosie Bardales to chief creative officer and hired Nathanael Potter as creative director. The moves come as the agency moves to a bigger space in Shoreditch, as further...

  • Director Kasra Farahani Goes Full "Tilt" Into Tribeca Film Festival

    • Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017

    Over the past couple of years, director Kasra Farahani has broken new ground in New York. First, his short film Concerning the Bodyguard was honored at MoMA’s 45th annual New Directors/...

  • Review: Director Tom McGrath's "The Boss Baby"

    • Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017

    Some of the best animated films have been inspired by fairy tales, ancient Greek fables or mythology. Now comes one clearly inspired by, of all people, David Mamet.

    The creators of "The...

    • Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 1:45am
    A propeller stops midair. Soldiers packed like sardines on a pier cower in fear of an unseen threat. Those are the images Christopher Nolan left CinemaCon audiences hanging onto Wednesday as he premiered new footage from "Dunkirk," his long-awaited...
    • Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 1:45am
    Wonder Woman is here to save the world, and, possibly the future of Warner Bros. DC Comics universe. New footage featuring actress Gal Gadot's lasso-wielding superhero stole the show Wednesday night at CinemaCon, which also featured some peeks at "...
    • Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:45pm
    Universal Pictures is going back to its roots - monsters. The studio on Wednesday debuted footage from its upcoming adventure film "The Mummy," which opens a monster universe drawing on Universal's vault of classic properties like "Bride of...
    • Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
    Executive changes are afoot at BET Networks. The cable channel said Wednesday that its programming president, Stephen Hill, is stepping down. BET also announced that executive vice president Zola Mashariki is leaving. Connie Orlando, a BET senior...