Eight years ago, filmmaker Ted Melfi’s brother died tragically at the age of 38, leaving behind an 11-year-old daughter named Taylor. Melfi and his wife adopted Taylor and moved her from Tennessee to Sherman Oaks, California, where she was later enrolled in Notre Dame High School. During her sophomore year at the Catholic institution, Taylor […]
The Philadelphia Film Society presents the 23rd annual Philadelphia Film Festival from Thursday, October 16-Sunday, October 26, 2014. The 11-day event will feature more than 100 films from 28 countries on several theater screens throughout the Greater Philadelphia area, including Ritz East, Ritz at the Bourse, Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center, PFS Roxy Theater […]
“The Maze Runner” stars Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Will Poulter and Dexter Darden discuss the new film, which opens September 19.
The Awesome Fest presents the 2nd annual Summer Camp Sleepover this Friday, September 12 at the Adventureland Day Camp in Bensalem, Pa. This overnight horror film festival includes a marathon of six slasher classics and genre newbies – including four Philadelphia premieres – in the middle of the woods on a 30-foot movie screen. To […]
Director Mike Cahill (“Another Earth”) and actor Michael Pitt (“Boardwalk Empire”) discuss their new movie “I Origins,” which is in select theaters now.
In honor of MGM’s 90th anniversary, filmmaker John G. Avildsen reflects on his Best Picture-winning classic “Rocky.”
Ice Cube and Kevin Hart discuss their new buddy comedy “Ride Along,” which opens in theaters everywhere on January 17.
The Philadelphia Film Festival will kick off its 22nd year on Saturday, October 17 with the highly anticipated Robert Redford drama “All Is Lost.” The Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater will host the Opening Night event, which is scheduled to include an appearance by the movie’s director, Oscar-nominated “Margin Call” scribe J.C. Chandor, who premiered the […]
Since March, the “Despicable Me 2” blimp (aptly named the “Despicablimp”) has been touring the skies of the United States promoting Universal’s popular animated film, which opened July 3 to massive success. The “Despicablimp” recently presented a sequel to its summer stop in Philadelphia, when it dropped anchor at the City of Brotherly Love’s Northeast Airport. Alongside Chief […]
“The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” stars Lily Collins and Jamie Campbell Bower join auther Cassandra Clare to talk about the new movie, which is in theaters now.