A Kickstarter-funded “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” (a TV show originally made from a movie)—as well as previously successful TV shows-turned films like “Mission: Impossible,” “Sex and the City,” “Star Trek” and “21 Jump Street”—we turn our attention to other motion pictures based on television series.
21 Jump Street The television series that shot Johnny Depp to stardom makes the leap to the big screen in this reboot starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum. Schmidt (Hill) and Jenko (Tatum) have the kind of faces that could let them pass for teenagers in ‘21 Jump Street.’ Eager to prove themselves as effective […]
As Fox prepares to mark its 25th anniversary with a prime-time special Sunday night, we offer our 10 favorite Fox shows of all time.
In 2002 Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro and Craig Hatkoff launched the Tribeca Film Festival as a reaction to the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.
Jonah Hill isn’t one of those cagey celebrities who keeps his projects all guarded in secrecy. In fact, he says he’s always more than happy to talk to the press, and during the recent round of interviews promoting his latest film, Get Him to the Greek, he opened up about the movie adaptation of the […]
“To be honest, he could have said ‘Alice’ and I’d have said yes.” That is how much Johnny Depp likes working with Tim Burton. Would Alice in Wonderland still be quite as exciting with Depp wearing the blue dress and chasing rabbits around in Lewis Carroll’s fantasy world? Well, it’d certainly be a completely different […]
For those of you who recall, 21 Jump Street was an action show back in the early days of the Fox network about a special squad of cops who worked undercover as students to help bust crime in Los Angeles high schools. For those who don’t recall, refresh yourself by watching full episodes from the […]