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BWW Oscar Profile: Academy Award Nominated J.K. Simmons BWW Oscar Profile: Academy Award Nominated J.K. Simmons
by Jennifer McHugh - February 16, 2015

In anticipation of the live 87th Annual Academy Award broadcast on ABC on Sunday, February 22nd, BWW is spotlighting some of the nominees. Let's take a look at the work of Best Supporting Actor nominee, J.K. Simmons.... (more...)
VIDEO: First Trailer for Horror Thriller POLTERGEIST is Here! VIDEO: First Trailer for Horror Thriller POLTERGEIST is Here!
by Movies News Desk - February 05, 2015

20th Century Fox and MGM have released the first trailer for the horror thriller POLTERGEIST, opening in theaters on July 24, 2015. Get a first look below!... (more...)
J.K. Simmons to Join Tom Hiddleston in KONG: SKULL ISLAND J.K. Simmons to Join Tom Hiddleston in KONG: SKULL ISLAND
by Movies News Desk - December 15, 2014

According to Deadline, J.K. Simmons has signed on to join Tom Hiddleston in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts.... (more...)
J.K. Simmons to Receive Palm Spring Film Fest's 'Spotlight Award' J.K. Simmons to Receive Palm Spring Film Fest's 'Spotlight Award'
by Movies News Desk - November 26, 2014

The 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present J.K. Simmons with the Spotlight Award, Actor at its annual Awards Gala.... (more...)
GAME OF THRONES Star Maisie Williams in Talks to Star in Film Adaptation of THE LAST OF US GAME OF THRONES Star Maisie Williams in Talks to Star in Film Adaptation of THE LAST OF US
by Movies News Desk - July 25, 2014

According to published reports, at today's Comic-Con, Screen Gems welcomed Sam Raimi and Neil Druckman, creator of Naughty Dog's hit horror video game THE LAST OF US, to a panel to discuss the upcoming film adaptation.... (more...)
Cate Blanchett, Kerry Washington Among WIF Award Recipients Cate Blanchett, Kerry Washington Among WIF Award Recipients
by Movies News Desk - June 10, 2014

Since 1977, Women In Film, Los Angeles has annually honored exemplary women in the entertainment industry – women who lead by example, who are creative, groundbreaking, and who excel at their chosen fields.... (more...)
THE GRUDGE Reboot in the Works THE GRUDGE Reboot in the Works
by Movies News Desk - March 20, 2014

Ghost House Pictures and Good Universe are getting back into THE GRUDGE business.... (more...)
Rachel Weisz & Colin Farrell to Lead THE LOBSTER Rachel Weisz & Colin Farrell to Lead THE LOBSTER
by Movies News Desk - February 03, 2014

The film is an 'unconventional love story that's set in a dystopian future where finding a partner is a matter of life and death.' Ben Whishaw, Léa Seydoux, Olivia Colman, Ariane Labed and Angeliki Papoulia co-star.... (more...)
POLTERGEIST Reboot to Hit Theaters Feb 2015 POLTERGEIST Reboot to Hit Theaters Feb 2015
by Movies News Desk - January 14, 2014

According to Deadline, MGM and Fox 2000 will release the upcoming remake of the classic 1982 film POLTERGEIST on February 13, 2015.... (more...)
CURSE OF CHUCKY Score Album Releases Today CURSE OF CHUCKY Score Album Releases Today
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2013

Releasing today digitally on Back Lot Music is the Original Score Album to Curse of Chucky, Universal 1440 Entertainment's latest release.... (more...)
Sony Movie Channel to Celebrate Halloween Spirit this October Sony Movie Channel to Celebrate Halloween Spirit this October
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2013

Sony Movie Channel will have many sweet treats for movie fans in its October lineup with spooky, scary and campy Halloween-themed films as well as sci-fi classics and milestone anniversaries.... (more...)
TOUCH's Saxon Sharbino Signs on for POLTERGEIST Reboot TOUCH's Saxon Sharbino Signs on for POLTERGEIST Reboot
by Movies News Desk - September 26, 2013

Sarbino will play the eldest child in the family. According to THR, Sarbino's character, Kendra, is 'a typical teen, isolating herself from her family to focus on her friendships. But when she realizes that her new home feeds on the isolation of others, she must band together with her family to help... (more...)
Jared Harris Boards POLTERGEIST Remake Jared Harris Boards POLTERGEIST Remake
by Movies News Desk - September 04, 2013

As previously reported, Rosemarie DeWitt will take on the lead female role originally played by JoBeth Williams, who starred opposite Craig T. Nelson. Director Gil Kenan and crew are still on the hunt to cast the male lead.... (more...)
James Franco Talks Recent Roast & More in VICE James Franco Talks Recent Roast & More in VICE
by Movies News Desk - August 28, 2013

VICE today presents the latest musings from actor James Franco, in 'What We Talk About When We Talk About a Couple of Carver's Short Stories.'... (more...)
Film Society of Lincoln Center to Honor Cate Blanchette, Ralph Fiennes Film Society of Lincoln Center to Honor Cate Blanchette, Ralph Fiennes
by Movies News Desk - August 22, 2013

The Gala Tribute to Cate Blanchett will take place on Wednesday, October 2, and the Gala Tribute to Ralph Fiennes will take place on Wednesday, October 9... (more...)
James Franco to Host New Art-Themed Series on Ovation James Franco to Host New Art-Themed Series on Ovation
by Movies News Desk - August 21, 2013

This morning, actor James Franco teased on Twitter/Instagram that he will be hosting a new show for the arts cable network Ovation TV.... (more...)
Fox Planning for X-MEN & FANTASTIC FOUR Films to Crossover Fox Planning for X-MEN & FANTASTIC FOUR Films to Crossover
by Movies News Desk - August 19, 2013

Comic writer and reigning 'overseer' of Fox's Marvel films, Mark Millar, recently sat down with SFX to talk about the upcoming FANTASTIC FOUR reboot - and confirmed that a crossover between the two super groups was imminent.... (more...)
Rosemarie DeWitt Lands Female Lead in POLTERGEIST Remake Rosemarie DeWitt Lands Female Lead in POLTERGEIST Remake
by Movies News Desk - July 23, 2013

The actress, last seen in PROMISED LAND, will take on the role originally played by JoBeth Williams, who starred opposite Craig T. Nelson. The site notes that director Gil Kenan and crew are now on the hunt to cast the male lead.... (more...)
MGM Partners With 20th Century Fox on POLTERGEIST MGM Partners With 20th Century Fox on POLTERGEIST
by Movies News Desk - June 20, 2013

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (MGM), a division of MGM Holdings Inc., has partnered with Fox 2000 Pictures, a division of Twentieth Century Fox, to co-finance and distribute the film “Poltergeist,”... (more...)
James Franco Receives Ally Award at 2013 Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Today James Franco Receives Ally Award at 2013 Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Today
by Movies News Desk - April 27, 2013

Celebrating 15 years of fierce and fabulous film, the Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival hits the silver screens around Miami and Miami Beach now through May 5, 2013. The highlight of the festival will be a personal appearance by actor-author-director James Franco who will be at the event to accept... (more...)
VIDEO: Zach Braff Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Original Feature Film WISH I WAS HERE VIDEO: Zach Braff Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Original Feature Film WISH I WAS HERE
by Movies News Desk - April 24, 2013

Actor/writer/director Zach Braff today launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the production of the feature film WISH I WAS HERE. Braff will direct and star in the film which is based on an original screenplay he wrote with his brother, Adam Braff. Oscar-nominated producers Stacey Sher and Michael... (more...)
Jackie Robinson Biopic 42 Scores Weekend Box Office Win with $27.2M Jackie Robinson Biopic 42 Scores Weekend Box Office Win with $27.2M
by Movies News Desk - April 14, 2013

The film, starring Harrison Ford, Chadwick Boseman, and Christopher Meloni, grossed a stellar $27.2 million, outperforming the latest entry in the SCARY MOVIE franchise.... (more...)
James Franco to Receive Ally Award at 2013 Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, 4/27 James Franco to Receive Ally Award at 2013 Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, 4/27
by Movies News Desk - April 09, 2013

Celebrating 15 years of fierce and fabulous film, the Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival will hit the silver screens around Miami and Miami Beach from April 26 to May 5, 2013. The highlight of the festival will be a personal appearance by actor-author-director James Franco who will be at the event ... (more...)
James Franco to Receive Ally Award at 15th Annual Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival James Franco to Receive Ally Award at 15th Annual Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - April 09, 2013

The highlight of the festival will be a personal appearance by actor-author-director James Franco who will be at the event to accept the HBO Latin America Ally Award for his career accomplishments and his unwavering support of the LGBT community.... (more...)
EVIL DEAD is Most Definitely Alive; Remake Wins Weekend Box Office with $26 Million EVIL DEAD is Most Definitely Alive; Remake Wins Weekend Box Office with $26 Million
by Movies News Desk - April 07, 2013

EVIL DEAD may not have been as culturally decomposed as analysts previously thought. Despite lackluster reviews, (Manohla Dargis at The New York Times said the film 'has none of the first movie's handmade charm or hilarity, intentional or otherwise') Sam Raimi's remake of the hit 1981 dark horror-co... (more...)



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