The TLC network is making a movie about some of the 800,000 condolence letters that were sent to the widow of former President John F. Kennedy after his 1963 assassination.
HBO has tapped “Glee” creator Ryan Murphy to direct a film adaptation of Larry Kramer’s Tony Award-winning play “The Normal Heart,” the network announced on Friday. The film, which centers on the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, will reunite Murphy with his “Eat Pray Love” star Julia […]
Will Ferrell wasn’t the first guy to show up on talk shows in character, doing conceptual comedy bits; Chris Elliott has been doing it for 30 years.
NEW YORK — More than three dozen celebrities, including Nicole Kidman and Robin Williams, athlete Carmelo Anthony and Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (SOHN’-ya soh-toh-my-YOR’) , are set to appear on the new season of “Sesame Street.” “Sesame Street” begins its 42nd season on PBS on Sept. 26. PBS said Monday the focus of the […]
Mark Ruffalo and Christopher Thornton sit next to each other in a Hollywood recording studio, trading tales and jokes about their latest escapade. The two longtime friends collaborated on the new indie movie “Sympathy for Delicious;” Thornton as writer and star, and the immensely likeable Ruffalo, normally the big name on the marquee, behind the […]
XFINIITY On Demand Indie Film Club Spotlight: Lisa Cholodenko has made only three films, but they’ve cast her as one of the most compelling filmmakers in the independent landscape. Her work is notable for its richly drawn investigations into the lives of complex women dealing with life’s big issues: sex, love, friendship and family, as […]
Xfinity On Demand today premieres a handful of new films to order up from the comfort of your own home. Garnering huge Oscar buzz right now is The Kids Are All Right, which you can dial up and see what all the fuss is about. There’s also the big-money comedy Lottery Ticket, as well as […]
Hot on the heels of Marvel Studios’ big panel at Comic-Con announcing that Jeremy Renner has joined the premiere superhero team as the cocky archer Hawkeye, that Mark Ruffalo will be stepping into the purple pants of the Incredible Hulk and that nerd hero Joss Whedon will officially be directing The Avengers film comes news […]
Edward Norton is out, and rumor has it that Mark Ruffalo may be in as Dr. Bruce Banner, aka the Hulk, in the upcoming Marvel epic project The Avengers, and it hasn’t been an easy changing of the green genes so far. Norton recently starred in The Incredible Hulk, and considering the fact that Robert […]
Here’s what’s new at theaters near you. The very cute and fun family comedy Despicable Me will fill kids’ heads with visions of giggling minions, while adults can have some fun watching the revamping of a classic monster franchise with Predators. Those of you in selected cities can also check out a Sundance hit entitled […]