Category: News

Matt Smith’s Doctor Who Replacement to Be Announced On Sunday – Peter Capaldi the Leading Candidate?

UPDATE: 8/4/13 – The rumors were true – Peter Capaldi is the new Doctor.  Well, for those of us Doctor Who fans who now involuntarily say things like “come along, Pond,” in everday life the […]

Arrow’s Producers Clarify Flash Spin-Off Confusion: Yes, “Powers” Are Being Introduced Into the Show

Well, that didn’t take very long.  Yesterday morning at the Television Critics Association summer press tour, The CW announced that Barry Allen will be introduced as a recurring character on Arrow as a set-up for a […]

Back in a Flash: Barry Allen To Be Introduced on Arrow to Set Up a Flash Spin-off Show, Wonder Woman Show is On Hold

Updated: 7/31/2013 – Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns conducted a conference call with reporters to offer more specifics about their plans to make a spin-off of Arrow focused on The Flash.  Click (or […]

TV News: Rosemary’s Baby, Scream & Legion Being Adapted Into TV Shows, NBC Making Huge Push Into Miniseries Business

Well, gosh.  There’s been a lot of TV news as of late, partially because the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour has been going since last Wednesday and also partially because, well, why not.  As […]

Box Office Decoded: The Wolverine Impresses Worldwide But Disappoints Domestic, The Conjuring Holds Surprisingly Strong

To see older or more recent box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. UPDATE: 7/30 – The initial domestic estimate for The Wolverine of roughly $55 million was wrong.  It only made $53.1 million at […]

The Way, Way Back, Fruitvale Station, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints & 7 Other New or Upcoming Cures to the Summer Movie Blues

Tired of this especially long-seeming Summer of big budget blockbusters in which collectively countless skyscrapers have fallen, untold millions have perished, and logic and emotional catharsis seem to continually take the day off?  Heck, it’s […]

Abigail Breslin to Play Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Daughter in Maggie, A Film Which Will Use Zombie-ism as an Allegory for Cancer

If Arnold Schwarzenegger is starring in a zombie film does that mean that zombies have officially jumped the shark in pop culture?  Or does that simply mean that zombies are only just now beginning to […]

J.J. Abrams Is Definitely Still Directing the New Star Wars Movie…Probably

Well, that got out of hand pretty fast.  Yesterday, Devin Faraci at published a report claiming to have the inside scoop on who might script the next Star Trek movie (more on that in […]

Announcements, Dropouts & Lawsuits: What the Heck is Happening With the Dumb and Dumber Sequel?

Readers of The Hollywood Reporter and lovers of Hollywood backstage intrigue just received another helping of awesome when details of a countersuit between would-be producers of a sequel to the 1994 cult comedy classic Dumb […]

Box Office Decoded: Conjuring Sets Record, Turbo & Red 2 Open Flat, R.I.P.D. Bombs, Pacific Rim Plummets

To see older or more recent box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened at the domestic box office this weekend: The Conjuring challenged the writers of the world to come up with […]