The adaptation of books into movies can be a controversial process, especially if the source material is popular, and fans have their own cherished notions of casting. This month, Streampix spotlights 10 of the best examples of books turned into film.
With the Academy Awards slated for this Sunday, Streampix offers a final chance to catch all the nominees in some of the roles (or earlier directorial work) that led up to their definitive moment.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rolling Stones will join the artists already booked for next week’s televised Superstorm Sandy benefit show in New York City, which producers said Friday would be the most widely available live concert ever. The Stones join a trio of 1960s British rock royalty on the bill, including Paul McCartney and […]
Post parties after the Golden Globe Awards, less raucous than in previous years, flowed instead of crackled, conjuring up the understated 1920s glamor of black-and-white French-directed silent film and Globe comedy or musical winner “The Artist.”
Hollywood’s first big show on the road to the Academy Awards will help determine if silence is golden this season.
The Golden Globes have Nicole Kidman, the SAG Awards booked Natalie Portman, and the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards one-upped them all by announcing that Bob Dylan will perform as part of a special tribute to Martin Scorsese.
Leonardo DiCaprio is coming to HBO — in a behind-the-camera capacity, anyway. HBO is developing a drama series based on the 2009 Josh Bazell novel “Beat the Reaper,” with DiCaprio executive-producing. “Ocean’s Thirteen” screenwriters Brian Koppleman and David Levien are penning the project, as well as co-executive producing. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Ocean-s-Thirteen/44004/1134834834/Ocean-s-13/embed 580 476] Also executive-producing are […]
By SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is giving away more than a million dollars. The group behind the Golden Globe Awards presented $1.5 million in grants to dozens of arts organizations at a private luncheon Thursday at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Stars such as Leonardo DiCaprio, […]
“All right then, it was Leonardo DiCaprio when I was 12 years old,” Gemma Arterton reveals when asked about her schoolgirl crush, “but never in that obsessive-writing-fan-mail-chasing-down-the-street sort of way. We’re English, we’d never do that. We’d never degrade ourselves in that way.” The English apparently have other ways to degrade themselves over their crushes, […]
The latest blow to the rapidly deteriorating career of Mel Gibson has come from Leonardo DiCaprio, who was slated to star in the director’s planned Viking epic. That’s not the case anymore – word is that DiCaprio is pulling out of Gibson’s project in the wake of the ugly domestic abuse scandal and Gibson’s general […]