advertisement

FILM

The latest news and gossip about new movies and films, from trailers to actors, actresses, directors and the behind-the-scenes jockeying that makes Hollywood infamous.

Matt Damon’s New Mars Movie: Can Plants Really Grow There? (video)

Matt Damon’s character Mark Watney must find a way to survive after he is stranded on Mars alone, and successfully grows a plant in Martian soil in a new trailer for the movie. Since the movie is reality based, is that really possible? “The Martin” features a star studded cast that includes Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Kate Mara, Michael Peña, Jeff Daniels, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Donald Glover....

Jennifer Lawrence a Firebrand in New Mockingjay Part 2 Trailer (watch!)

Jennifer Lawrence looks hot when she’s hot, and she’s a firebrand in the new trailer for “Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2.” The latest clip from the final installment of the movie series focuses on all-out rebellion against the Capitol. The film has an ensemble cast that includes Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore and Willow Shields....

Jamie Chung Brings Far Eastern Allure to Big Screen in a Big Way (photos)

Jaime Chung has parlayed her 2004 appearance as a cast member on the MTV reality series, “The Real World: San Diego” into a rising film career. Her sultry looks and acting cred have put her on the map on both the big and small screen. Chung, who was born in San Francisco, is best known for her recurring role as Mulan in the ABC fantasy television series “Once Upon a Time.” She's starred in the 2012 drama "Eden" and the upcoming "It's Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong. "...

Will New Everest Movie Draw More Climbers to Deadly Mountain? (watch!)

Director Baltasar Kormákur’s upcoming movie “Everest,” focuses on one of the deadliest climbs in the mountain’s history, but will the film actually draw even more climbers to test their fate against ice, snow rock and the threat of deadly landslides? Jake Gyllenhaal, Josh Brolin, Jason Clarke, John Hawkes, Sam Worthington and Michael Kenny play the ill-fated climbers, eight of whom perish on the mountain. Check out the new trailer. ...

Andrew Garfield Takes Dark Journey into Greed in New 99 Homes Trailer

Andrew Garfield stars as a hapless unemployed contractor who loses his home in a foreclosure in a new trailer for “99 Homes,” a suspenseful meditation on greed and the collapse of middle-class America caused by the 2008 Wall Street financial crisis. The film is one of the first to look at the human cost of the Great Recession, which saw home foreclosures soar by 81 percent in 2008 compared with the previous year. Michael Shannon and Laura Dern co-stars. ...

Kristen Stewart Back to Slackerville in New American Ultra Trailer (watch!)

Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg take the D-Train back to Slackerville in a new red band trailer for their upcoming action-comedy “American Ultra.” They still possess the same old chemistry, but you gotta ask: What are they doing in a film like this? The Lionsgate film also stars Connie Britton, Topher Grace, John Leguizamo, Bill Pullman, Walton Goggins and Tony Hale. Max Landis (“Chronicle”) wrote the script and Nima Nourizadeh (“Project X”) directed....

Amanda Seyfried Reveals Her Deep Secret Fear in Vogue (photos, video!)

Amanda Seyfried looks fearless on the big-screen whether she’s singing in “Les Meiserables” or doing a nude lesbian scene in the erotic thriller “Chloe.” But she’s always harbored a deep fear of live audiences, which she’s about to overcome. She has a new movie out, Seth McFarland’s “Ted 2,” with Mark Wahlberg, and for the first time in her career, will star in a The Way We Get By, a new Neil LaBute play directed by Leigh Silverman....

Joe Manganiello, Channing Tatum First Look in Steamy Magic Mike XXL Trailer

Joe Manganiello and Channing Tatum take some of the heat off Hollywood for objectifying women. They’re back in beefcake heaven in the first full-length trailer for “Magic Mike XXL,” a sequel to the 2012 comedy-drama directed by Steven Soderbergh. The crew includes Matt Bomer as Ken, Kevin Nash as Tarzan, Adam Rodriguez as Tito and Gabriel Iglesias as Tobias. Andie MacDowell, Amber Heard, Jada Pinkett Smith and Elizabeth Banks also star. ...

Robert Pattinson ‘Life’ Co-Star Dane DeHaan Says He Feared Movie Role

Robert Pattinson and Dane DeHaan are the focus of film “Life,” which examines the close relationship between ’50s film icon James Dean and Life magazine photographer Dennis Stock. DeHaan so feared the role he says he turned it down five times. DeHaan Plays Dean opposite Pattinson’s Stock in the compelling drama. “I realized I was operating out of fear,” he told actor Patrick Wilson, who interviewed him Sunday (May 3) at the Montclair Film Festival in New Jersey. ...
Kristen, best known for her role on sketch comedy show “Saturday Night Live,” will go full-on bare for the first time on the big screen. (Photo:

Kristen Wiig Goes Full Frontal in New Movie, Read Why She Did It (video!)

Kristen Wiig takes the plunge into full nudity in her upcoming movie “Welcome to Me,” a comedy co-starring James Marsden, Linda Cardellini and Wes Bentley. She talks about the experience in a new interview in Violet Grey. Wiig, 41, is best known for her role on sketch comedy show “Saturday Night Live,” and in movies like “Bridesmaids,” and “The Skeleton Twins.” ...

Dennis Quaid Joins Annals of Profanity Laced Celeb Meltdowns on Set (watch!)

Dennis Quaid rivals Mel Gibson and Christian Bale in a newly leaked video of his profanity-laced meltdown on the set after being distracted while running through his lines on his latest project. He’s as foul-mouthed as they come. Quaid, 61, is known to be a perfectionist, but this is ridiculous. He apparently goes off after someone out sight of the video shot walks onto the set and distracts him....

Paul Rudd First Look in Action as Ant-Man in New Marvel Trailer (watch!)

Paul Rudd is a reluctant superhero in Marvel’s latest film “Ant-Man.” He’s featured in the movie’s first new trailer cracking heads both big and small in a battle against a plot to take over the world. Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Peña, Judy Greer, Tip “T.I” Harris, David Dastmalchian, Wood Harris, Jordi Mollà, and Michael Douglas also appear in the film. The picture is bill as the “next evolution” in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe....