It is a one of a kind phenomenon: A classic 1988 John Waters film became a hit Broadway musical, then became a successful movie musical and, on December 7, will make its live television debut. “Hairspray,” like no other story, has lent itself successfully to all of these media reincarnations. The original movie is a testament […]
Not only are we celebrating the arrival of Friday, but I’m sure many of you are also nursing a sugar hangover from all the trick-or-treating you did last night for Halloween. Once you’re home and ready to relax, kick back in front of the TV for a laid back Friday night.
So what if Barbie turns 54 this month? Let’s be honest. She doesn’t look a day older than when she was first unwrapped all those years ago.
I see a lot of movies, so when one lingers in my memory I count that as something special. Here are two such films that are playing this month.
Movies enable us to experience a wide range of emotions vicariously. Here are two movies about mothers and daughters that I think anyone can relate to.
Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]
Audrina Patridge may be leaving The Hills for her own new reality series, but she’s got career goals that take her away from that scene entirely. After taking a part in the horror flick Sorority Row, Patridge didn’t even blink when asked which job she liked better. “Movies, acting,” she says, definitively. “It’s more of […]
Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as Dave Letterman always says, we just pray to God that your city has been selected. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Stoning-of-Soraya-M./148218/1086534803/The-Stoning-Of-Soraya-M.%3A-Trailer/embed 420 355] The Stoning of Soraya M. A powerful drama that has become extremely relevant in the wake of the turmoil in Iran, accentuating the importance of getting […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Batman-Returns/18704/680438076/Batman-Returns/embed 420 355] Michelle Pfeiffer, who is starring in the upcoming Cheri and who has a couple of full movies right here on Fancast (The Russia House, Grease 2), was recently asked if she thought one of her most famous roles – that of Catwoman in Batman Returns – was due to come back […]