Barry Jenkins cements himself as an essential voice with "If Beale Street Could Talk"                "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" is the best animated film of the year                Snubs and surprises mark the Screen Actors Guild nominations as "A Star Is Born" leads the way                2018 Critics Choice nominations led by Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite"                Nicole Kidman: Boy Erased and Destroyer - Hollywood Film Tribute                “Beautiful Boy” – Timothée Chalamet: Hollywood Film Tribute                “First Man” by Damien Chazelle: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy - Hollywood Film Tribute                Natalie Portman shines in the otherwise confounding "Vox Lux"                Golden Globe nominations announced! "Vice" leads the charge!                “Green Book” - Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali: Hollywood Film Tribute                "Mary Queen of Scots" can't live up to its royal lineage                "Ben Is Back" sees father and filmmaker Peter Hedges direct his son Lucas Hedges to a brilliant performance                Hollywood Film Tribute: GLENN CLOSE for her excellent performances                A final crack at Golden Globe nominations before Thursday's announcement                “Mary Poppins Returns” and “Once Upon a Deadpool”: Films to see in December        

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‘Resident Evil: Afterlife’ comes in an obvious first-place finish

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: I honestly can’t figure out for the life of me why there was only one new release this weekend, especially when there are four wide releases next weekend. But be it fear of opening a film on the weekend of September 11th, concerns about getting your press[...]

Live-action ‘Mulan’ starring Zhang Ziyi gets a director

HollywoodNews.com: The team behind the upcoming live-action English-language independent film adaptation of the story of Hua Mulan, the heroine who joins an all-male army, is getting down to business. Coming Soon reports that Jan de Bont, who has in the past directed “Lara Croft Tomb Raider”, “Speed”, and “Twister”, has[...]

‘Inception’ three-peats as ‘Dinner For Schmucks’ opens well, but ‘Cats and Dogs 2’ tanks

By Steve Mendelson Hollywoodnews.com: ‘Inception’ was number one for the third straight weekend, as it fended off three challengers and neared the $200 million mark. Dropping just 35%, the Chris Nolan thriller grossed another $27.5 million for a new total of $193 million. It will likely cross the $200 million mark[...]

‘Inception’ holds strong, ‘Salt’ opens well, ‘Kids are All Right’ excels in wider release

By Scott Mendelson hollywoodnews.com: It was another ‘everybody wins!’ weekend at the box office, as holdovers held well and openers opened to reasonable expectation-levels. Inception was again number one, with $43.5 million in its second weekend. That’s a borderline-shocking drop of just 30%, which is almost unheard of in this[...]

‘Inception’ holds off strong-smelling ‘Salt’

By Scott Mendelson hollywoodnews.com: ‘Inception’ was number one at the Friday box office yesterday, pulling in $13.2 million on its second Friday. That’s a moderate drop of 39% from last Friday’s $21.6 million opening day. The film has capitalized on strong word of mouth and the mydrid multiple interpretations that merited[...]

Angelina Jolie says ‘Salt’ is “a better action movie”

HollywoodNews.com: Appearing at San Diego’s Comic-Con to promote her new thriller ‘Salt,’ Angelina Jolie has raved about her experience shooting the action-packed movie. “I got to play with just about everything, including using a fire extinguisher in a way I’d never used it,” she said. The Oscar-winner plays a CIA[...]

Kim Kardashian to play Lara Croft in next “Tomb Raider” film?

Hollywoodnews.com: Videogamers’ joysticks are about to go wild: Kim Kardashian, 29, is in talks to replace Angelina Jolie as Lara Croft in the next “Tomb Raider” film. Rumors have circulated on the internet per Showbiz Spy and there have been no confirmations from Paramount or Mutual Film Company, the film’s producer.[...]

Angelina Jolie in new “Salt” photos; Trailer expected Thursday

Sony Pictures revealed more production photos from Phillip Noyce’s spy thriller “Salt,” according to slash-film. In the movie, Angelina Jolie plays a CIA officer who is outed as a Russian sleeper spy. Over the course of the film, she must evade capture by her CIA colleagues, who suspect her of[...]