Tag: Movies

Bruno Ganz, Who Played an Angel and Hitler, Is Dead at 77

Bruno Ganz, the melancholy Swiss film actor who played an angel longing for the visceral joys of mortality in “Wings of Desire” and a defeated Hitler with trembling hands facing his own mortality in “Downfall,” died on Friday at his home in Zurich. He was 77. The death was confirmed by his agent, Patricia Baumbauer. […]

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The Best Thrillers On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

Under The Skin Last Updated: February 16th “Thriller” is kind of a catch-all term for movies that bleed into multiple genres. It can describe films rich with drama, action, crime, and quite possibly horror. That’s why its Netflix category is such a hodgepodge of entries, varying in tone, subject matter, and quality. A good thriller, […]

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‘Star Wars’ Cast Gets Emotional as ‘Episode IX’ Wraps Filming — See the Goodbye Pic!

‘Star Wars’ Cast Gets Emotional as ‘Episode IX’ Wraps Filming — See the Goodbye Pic! | Entertainment Tonight arrow-left-mobilearrow leftarrow-right-mobilearrow rightGroup 7Gallery Icon Copy 2Video Play Button Copy 5Hamburger MenuInstagramTwitterYoutubeShare Button7C858890-6955-48EA-B871-66CE1E33590CVideo-Playbutton Copy Skip to main content

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Liam Hemsworth Opens Up About Almost Not Getting ‘The Last Song’ Part Opposite Miley Cyrus

Liam Hemsworth Opens Up About Almost Not Getting ‘The Last Song’ Part Opposite Miley Cyrus | Entertainment Tonight arrow-left-mobilearrow leftarrow-right-mobilearrow rightGroup 7Gallery Icon Copy 2Video Play Button Copy 5Hamburger MenuInstagramTwitterYoutubeShare Button7C858890-6955-48EA-B871-66CE1E33590CVideo-Playbutton Copy Skip to main content

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All Oscars Will Be Shown Live, Academy Says in a Reversal

LOS ANGELES — So much for a three-hour Oscar telecast. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Friday that it would abandon its contentious plan to award four of its 24 trophies during commercial breaks, with the winning moments edited and aired later in the broadcast. The organization, which has become an internet […]

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The 2019 Oscars Changed Course Yet Again After Outcry About Not Airing All Awards

Getty Image At this point the folks in charge of the 2019 Academy Awards should declare it opposite day and just do the exact inverse of whatever they think is best. That might be the only way the Oscars makes it to air time without another disaster befalling the fledgling television award show. On Friday, […]

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Christy Carlson Romano Reveals How New ‘Kim Possible’ Movie Is a ‘Throwback’ to the Series (Exclusive)

Christy Carlson Romano Reveals How New ‘Kim Possible’ Movie Is a ‘Throwback’ to the Series (Exclusive) | Entertainment Tonight arrow-left-mobilearrow leftarrow-right-mobilearrow rightGroup 7Gallery Icon Copy 2Video Play Button Copy 5Hamburger MenuInstagramTwitterYoutubeShare Button7C858890-6955-48EA-B871-66CE1E33590CVideo-Playbutton Copy Skip to main content

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The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

Warner Bro Last Updated: February 15th Superhero blockbusters and Jurassic-sized sequels are great to watch at the theater but if you’re craving a bit of action without the crowded, dingy ambiance of your local cinema, never fear, Amazon’s got you covered. The streaming platform has added a slew of titles guaranteed to get the heart […]

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J.J. Abrams Brings The ‘Episode IX’ Gang Together To Say Goodbye To ‘Star Wars’

It feels impossible, but today wrapped photography on Episode IX. There is no adequate way to thank this truly magical crew and cast. I’m forever indebted to you all. pic.twitter.com/138AprtFuZ — JJ Abrams (@jjabrams) February 15, 2019 One of the biggest complaints about Star Wars: The Last Jedi (of which there were many — too […]

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Oscar-Nominated Short Film Director, Guy Nattiv, On The Academy’s Decision To Announce His Category During Commercials

Getty Image When asking about the Academy’s short-sighted decision to award four Oscars during the commercial breaks this year (and then airing a possibly condensed version of the winner’s speech later in the telecast), Guy Nattiv chooses his words carefully. He’s obviously disappointed, but it’s also apparent he doesn’t want to let all this affect […]

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A Pop Culture Shock After the Trip of a Lifetime

I can’t remember what country I was flying over, or even what month it was, just that the “Mamma Mia!” sequel, “Here We Go Again,” was playing on the back of the airplane seat in front of me and I was sobbing like I had never sobbed before. One survey shows that even 41 percent […]

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What to Watch on Valentine’s Day, According to What You Think of Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day, and it may not be for you. It isn’t for most people, but chances are you’re going to be goaded into watching something, and you’re going to want to be the one who makes the suggestion. In that case, this list is for you. Whether you’re the rose-petals-on-the-floor type, socks-in-a-box sort, or […]

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The ‘Pirates Of The Caribbean’ Franchise Might Be Done For Good, With Or Without Johnny Depp

Disney The most recent Pirates of the Caribbean movie, 2017’s Dead Men Tell No Tales, was deemed a box office disappointment, but it still made nearly $800 million worldwide. Disney isn’t ready to let a cash (sea)cow float away, which is why the studio is working on a reboot, sans Johnny Depp. Or it was, […]

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Family Guide: 27 Ways to Keep Your Kids Culturally Engaged This Winter

ImageThe Film Forum Jr. series shows classic movies for all ages.CreditAmy Lombard for The New York Times Film Forum and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema for Kids: Specialty Screenings Long before I had children who required a cultural education, I had planned out a film history curriculum. I thought we might begin, my hypothetical children and I, […]

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Dane Cook Has Apologized For Auditioning To Play One Of Marvel’s Most Popular Superheroes

Getty Image Dane Cook, your freshman year roommate’s favorite comedian, is about to embark on his first major stand-up tour in six years. His career has taken a hit since he was selling out the Madison Square Garden (the Hollywood Reporter called him at one time, “the most successful stand-up on the planet”) and booking […]

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What Will Win Best Picture? 20 Oscar Voters Spill Their Secrets

LOS ANGELES — Voting for the 91st Academy Awards ends on Tuesday, with roughly 8,200 movie industry insiders using a private website to mark their choices. Just what goes through their minds when they point and click? In a perfect world, each voter would approach the task with solemnity, taking time to watch all of […]

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