Film

Everything we know about the Downton Abbey movie

It's finally happening. Focus Features and Carnival Films announced on Friday morning that a Downton Abbey movie is in the works. Here's everything you need to know about the hit series move to the big screen. What is the Downton Abbey movie about? While not much is known about the plot...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 10:36am

The First Purge: CNN's Van Jones cameo explained

The First Purge, the latest in the Purge horror film series, is here to bring fans another nightmarish look at what America could be in a dystopic future. While the movie is meant to be a fictional portrayal of the U.S. in an alternate reality, fans were surprised to see real-life political...

Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 5:10pm

The First Purge director on America's real-life purging past and present

The popular Purge horror film series offers a dystopic view of a possible American future, where citizens are allowed to commit crimes as heinous as murder for 12 hours during a yearly ritual of legalized mayhem, meant to curb people's aggressions. The First Purge, which debuts July 4,...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 5:14pm

Kyrie Irving on making Uncle Drew, his first year in Boston and if he'd star in a Space Jam reboot

Considering he already has seven seasons, five All-Star Game selections, an Olympic gold medal and an NBA championship under his belt, it's easy to forget that Kyrie Irving is only 26 years old. While the young Celtics guard is still making his mark on the sport, he’s also getting ready...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 2:53pm

Is Matt Damon in Ocean's 8? Cameo explained

The new Ocean's flick features a ton of awesome A-list stars, but a lot of fans are still wondering: Is Matt Damon in Ocean's 8? Prior to the film's release this weekend, there's been a ton of speculation over whether the actor would reprise his role as Linus Caldwell in the...

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 4:34pm

Your guide to free outdoor movies in Boston this summer

It may be blockbuster season, but who wants to be cooped up inside a dark theater for hours when you can enjoy the warm weather and catch a flick for free outside? Get the popcorn ready and check out these outdoor movies in Boston this summer. Summer outdoor movies in Boston The Coolidge at the...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:26pm

Meet the new creatures of 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" is packed with new creatures. We’ve come a long way from the days of 1977’s occasionally lo-fi "Star Wars," in which one of the cantina scene aliens got his glowing eyes from a (visible) flashlight jammed in the back of his head. The crew...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 10:37am

'Solo': Examining the pansexuality of Lando Calrissian

“Solo: A Star Wars Story” introduces a younger Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) and according, to the prequel’s co-writer, the scoundrel is more complex than the cape-wearing ladies’ man he’s portrayed as in the original films when the character was played by Billy Dee...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 5:06pm

How 'Solo' pays homage to the original 'Star Wars' trilogy

“Solo: A Star Wars Story,” opening Friday is a prequel, as you might have heard. The tale centers on a young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) years before audiences first meet him in 1977’s “Star Wars.” And like most prequels, it aims to flesh out a character’s...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 4:57pm

'Solo': Chewbacca actor says he can beat LeBron James one-on-one

A long time ago, in a galaxy that's not so far away, Joonas Suotamo hoped to make it big as a basketball player. While the 6' 10'' Pennsylvania State University alum only got to play as a pro in his native Finland, the baller-turned-actor found a new use for his height: taking...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:46pm

Will there be a 'White Chicks 2'? Here's what Marlon Wayan says

Audiences have been clamoring for a "White Chicks 2" ever since the original comedy became a surprise box office success in 2004. Marlon Wayans, who starred in the film opposite his brother Shawn, is apparently just as excited about a possible sequel as the fans. The actor and comedian...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 11:45am

Mary Steenburgen talks 'Book Club,' 'Fifty Shades' and her friendship with Hillary Clinton

Hollywood legends Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen finally unite on screen in "Book Club," an upcoming comedy about a group a friends who try to rekindle their love lives after reading "Fifty Shades." The press tour for...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 4:20pm

Actor Eric Stoltz finds a new calling behind the camera

Even if you're not a child of the ‘80s, you know Eric Stoltz's work. Back then, he was the star of movies like “Mask” and “Some Kind of Wonderful,” a streak that continued into '90s with films like "Pulp Fiction" and “Jerry Maguire.” (...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 2:02pm

Lil Rel Howery talks Kyrie Irving, Kanye West and 'Get Out 2'

Lil Rel Howery became a breakout star—and a hero to TSA agents everywhere—with his hilarious role in "Get Out." While the Oscar-nominated film has opened up a bunch of doors for the comic, he hasn't forgotten his stand-up roots and will take the stage at The Wilbur on May...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 3:07pm

Who wrote Good Will Hunting? MIT grad claims he did

The question of who wrote Good Will Hunting seems to have an obvious answer: Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. However, an alum from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) claims that he's the person who actually came up with the story. According to a new report by Page Six, MIT grad...

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 11:23am

Noah Baumbach and Ben Stiller reunite at the 2018 Nantucket Film Festival

While it's only a small, 14-mile long island, Nantucket is the perfect spot for some celebrity watching this summer during the 2018 Nantucket Film Festival. Chances are, you might run into a few familiar faces like Ben Stiller, who's returning to host the All-Star Comedy Roundtable with...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:10pm

NYC launches fund to help women's film and theater projects

New York City wants to see more women on screen — and behind the camera.  Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that the city is launching a $5 million fund to support film and theater projects that are “by, for or about women.” The effort is spearheaded Mayor’s...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:56am

Deviants and degenerates welcome at Deadpool bar in Brooklyn

You can always tell something important about a superhero by their favorite bar, and that’s possibly the most true for Deadpool. The foul-mouthed prankster Ryan Reynolds was born to play prefers to drink in the company of the other mercenaries who congregate at Sister Margaret’s School...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:26pm

10 bunny-free things to do in New York City on Easter weekend

MUSIC Bowie Soundtrack This Thursday, the Brooklyn Museum hosts a fabulous mashup of classic ‘80s rock and contemporary instrumental music with Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber. The soul, jazz and hip-hop band will play experimental covers of David Bowie’s hits. “Bowie...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 5:01pm

AMC will screen all 12 Marvel movies in epic 31-hour marathon

An Infinity War sounds like a lot, but admit it — you always need more Avengers. If that sounds like a thing you’d say, then you’ll want to get in on the 31-hour marathon of all the Marvel Cinematic Universe films happening at AMC Empire 25 in Times Square and AMC Disney Springs...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 8:32pm