Charlize Theron’s Roger Ailes Movie Gets Awards Season Release Date

Lionsgate has set an awards-season release of Dec. 20, 2019, for the untitled Fox News-Roger Ailes sexual harassment film starring Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman.Lionsgate bought the movie after Annapurna decided last October to back out of the project due to budgetary concerns. The cast also includes John Lithgow, Kate McKinnon, and Margot Robbie. The […]

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Superhero Bits: Clark Gregg Wants to Direct Marvel Shows for Disney+, ‘Captain Marvel’ Premiere & More

Want to watch the entire Captain Marvel red carpet premiere? Would you like to see Clark Gregg directing a Marvel show for Disney +? Is Marvel Studios looking for an openly gay lead actor for The Eternals? How screentime have ladies had in the first decade of the Marvel Cinematic Universe? How did the Captain […]

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‘Captain Marvel’ Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

Reviews of “Captain Marvel” tend to say the same thing: it’s good entertainment, but falls short of recent Marvel titles. The film delivers a political message, but not to the degree of the firebrand subversiveness of “Black Panther.” And it’s an origin story that nicely elaborates on the Marvel mythology, but not to the scale […]

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Rock Hudson Biopic ‘All That Heaven Allows’ Moves Ahead at Universal

Universal Pictures, moving ahead with its Rock Hudson biopic “All That Heaven Allows,” is in talks with Richard Lagravenese to write the screenplay.The studio bought the movie rights last year to Mark Griffin’s “All That Heaven Allows: A Biography of Rock Hudson.” Greg Berlanti is attached to direct and will produce alongside Sarah Schechter for […]

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Mexican TV Network Slammed for ‘Brownface’ Parody of ‘Roma’ Star Yalitza Aparicio

The Mexican multimedia network Televisa is facing backlash after one of its hosts, Yeka Rosales, appeared in brownface to parody “Roma” and actress Yalitza Aparicio. According to the Associated Press, Rosales promoted the season premiere of comedy series “La Parodia” by dressing up as Aparicio. The look included thick lips, brown skin, a large prosthetic […]

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New Line Cinema to Make First English-Language ‘Hello Kitty’ Movie

Hello Kitty is ready for her closeup. Sanrio’s iconic kawaii character is getting her first English-language movie and it’s headed to Warner Bros. label New Line Cinema. Sanrio, New Line, and FlynnPictureCo. will develop the film based on the beloved kid’s brand, marking Hello Kitty’s first movie deal outside Japan in the character’s 45-year history. […]

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Tribeca Announces 2019 Lineup, Achieves Gender Parity in Competition For First Time

The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival has announced its full feature film lineup for this year’s edition of the Manhattan festival, running April 24 – May 5. This year, the program has reached a new milestone: gender parity across its three competition sections. Standout offerings include new films from Lara Jean Gallagher, Mark Webber, Cindy Meehl, […]

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