Sunday, July 21, 2024

Movies

Hollywood Has Not Forgiven Mel Gibson: Plenty of People Will Never Work with Him Again

Mel Gibson's Oscar nods today for "Hacksaw Ridge" are instigating a lot of pieces titled "Hollywood forgives Mel Gibson." Not so fast. An anti-Semite, racist, and...

Meryl Streep Scores 20th Oscar Nomination, But Amy Adams, Annette Bening Are Shut Out

The Oscar nominations were hardest in the Best Actress category this morning. Annette Bening and Amy Adams, who'd been on everyone's lists and did...

Oscar Nominations: Scorsese Blanked, Best Actress Shockers as Bening, Adams Excluded for Huppert, Negga

Oscar noms shockers-- no Annette Bening or Amy Adams. Isabelle Huppert and Ruth Negga took those spots. Natalie Portman, Emma Stone, and Meryl Streep...

“Rogue One” Crosses $1 Billion Worldwide, “Hidden Figures” Surprises as Hottest of Oscar Films

Let's get this out of the way: "Rogue One" crossed a billion dollars worldwide over the weekend. It's a movie with no sequel! When...

Box Office: Inauguration Sent People from Real Life Horror to Movie Horror Hit “Split”

The horror of what we saw last night drove people to the movies-- to a horror film. M. Night Shyamalan's "Split" took in over...

Movies: Universal Cancels Premiere and Junket Screening for “A Dog’s Purpose” as PETA Bares Claws

Universal Pictures has just canceled its press junket for "A Dog's Purpose" following the growing scandal around a German Shepherd which may have been...

Review: M. Night Shayamalan Causes a “Split” When it Comes to Plot Satisfaction

M. Night Shyamalan’s new film “Split,” which releases wide today is a psychological thriller that hit the jackpot by casting the tremendously talented James...