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7 cures for summer movie fatigue

Sure, it's been a summer movie season that's brought us such impressive hits as "Mad Max: Fury Road," "Jurassic World" and "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation," but you still might be feeling a bit blockbustered out. Face it, we're all suffering from CGI-induced summer movie fatigue — and who can...

Friday, July 31, 2015 - 6:00am

Christina Applegate's mom took her to Tijuana when she was 7

Christina Applegate takes the ultimate American family road trip in "Vacation," but she didn't necessarily have a lot of personal experience to draw upon.But if you're offering a trip, she's down — just so long as it doesn't involve roller coasters or Tijuana.This looks like it was fun to make....

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 3:30pm

Armie Hammer accidentally shared some nude photos of himself

The joys of young parenthood can sometimes cloud your judgment, as "The Man from U.N.C.L.E." star Armie Hammer learned. "I found out today that I have nude pictures on my phone," he tells Jimmy Kimmel. And honestly, this is pretty great as far as late-night talk show anecdotes go.RELATED:New nude...

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 1:12pm

Now 'Married ... with Children'? The '90s TV reboot craze needs to stop

While images have been hitting the web from production on Netflix's "Fuller House" this week, talk of another "beloved" '90s television mainstay coming back hasstarted with David Faustino teasing the progress being made on a "Married… With Children" spin-off. This is not great news.RELATED:Marvel...

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:57am

Channing Tatum looking to get out of 'Gambit' superhero film

There's potential trouble in superhero land, as Channing Tatum is reportedly eyeing a swift exit from Fox's stand-alone film "Gambit," about the fan-favorite Cajun mutant, according to the Wrap. Tatum's reps are said to be in active discussions with the studio, but "something is up." Tatum is also...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 10:39pm

Looks, kids! Ed Helms!

With "Vacation," Ed Helms becomes the fifth actor to play Rusty Griswold, the son of Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) from the National Lampoon film series. Luckily for Helms, having a different actor in the role for every movie meant he could do whatever he wanted.I went into this wondering which...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 3:30pm

Ben Affleck 'in a dark place,' leaning on guy pals for support

So how is Ben Affleck handling things following the announcement of his impending divorce from Jennifer Garner? Not very well, apparently. Luckily his best buddies, Matt Damon and agent Patrick Whitesell, are there to help. "Ben's taking all the blame for the end of his marriage. He didn't want her...

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 2:47am

Emma Thompson's Hollywood sexism update

She may be an Oscar-winning screenwriter, but actress Emma Thompson is keeping her language simple — and rather salty — when it comes to the state of Hollywood sexism. "I am not impressed, at all. I think it's still completely s—, actually," she tells the Radio Times. "When I was younger, I really...

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 9:00am

John Green: Page to screen, part two

"Paper Towns" is only the second movie made from a novel by John Green, so it's understandable that the "Fault in Our Stars" author is still not the most savvy person around set. It's not really a problem, except when his enthusiasm can ruin the audio for a pivotal love scene."I was so excited...

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 6:00am

Charlize Theron in the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' sequel?

So apparently there's been a pretty persistent rumor that Oscar-winner Charlize Theron is going to star in the "Fifty Shades of Grey" sequel, "Fifty Shades Darker," as Christian Grey's former lover who first schooled him in the kinky arts. Ridiculous, right? Well, Theron herself certainly seems to...

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 12:50pm

Emma Watson kidnapping plot thankfully a hoax

The world is not such a sad and dark place as previously thought, as a rumored plot to abduct Emma Watson from the set of "Beauty and the Beast" turns out to be totally made up. A taxi driver near the London area film set claimsto have overheard two studio employees discussing plans to make off...

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 11:38am

Yes, Dan Aykroyd will be in the new 'Ghostbusters'

With filming on the new all-female "Ghostbusters" reboot well underway in Boston, it's going to be hard to keep any cameo appearances a secret. Especially when that cameo is by one of the original Ghostbusters — and co-writer of the first two films — and when he confirms his participation via...

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10:12am

VIDEO: Jennifer Lawrence locks and loads for Oscar season with 'Joy'

The teaser trailer for David O. Russell's next film, "Joy," is out, and if you're not careful you might mistaken it for a how-to guide on making a David O. Russell film. You've got Jennifer Lawrence playing above her actual age, Bradley Cooper making some interesting hair choices, Robert De Niro...

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 10:01am

Parker Posey: I'm too old for Brooklyn

Parker Posey first became a darling of NYC indie film 20 years ago with "Party Girl," and since then she's had a front row seat to how the city and the industry have changed. Now she's starring in her first Woody Allen film, "Irrational Man," and while it might seem surprising she hasn't teamed up...

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 9:44am

T.I. would like to remind you he is also an actor

How many films does a guy have to do before people start thinking of him as "just a rapper"? Atlanta native T.I., who got his start in music, has been doing just fine in front of the camera since making his screen debut 10 years ago in "ATL." But sometimes some people still need to be reminded of...

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 1:52pm

Let's all calm down about that Comic-Con 'Batman v Superman' trailer

Zack Snyder trotted out stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill and new Wonder Woman Gal Gidotat Comic-Con today to tease the long-awaited follow-up to "Man of Steel," "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice." And yes, the trailer is pretty spectacular and awe-inspiring. It even made me, a vocal "Man of Steel...

Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 8:42pm

VIDEO: Watch the Comic-Con exclusive look behind the scenes of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Fans crowded into the massive Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con Friday night in hopes of a glimpse at the upcoming "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and director J.J. Abrams did not disappoint them. Abrams, joined by producer Kathleen Kennedy and screenwriter Lawrence Kasdin, teased more details about...

Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 2:01pm

PHOTOS: The Costumes of Comic-Con

It wouldn't be Comic-Con without some truly elaborate, impressive and just plain fun cosplay — fans dressing up in meticulously detailed costumes as their favorite characters from movies, TV shows, comic books and video games. Here's a look at some of the standouts from around the San Diego...

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:03pm

'American Ultra' is giving out free weed at Comic-Con

How do you break through the din of movies and TV shows vying for attention at San Diego Comic-Con? Giving out free drugs is one way. The team behind this summer's upcoming stoner action-comedy"American Ultra" launched a campaign this morning in which fans can get a gram of marijuana, some rolling...

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 2:42pm

'Doctor Who' star Peter Capaldi pops his Comic-Con cherry

While "Doctor Who" may be one of the oldest television show's in history — having celebrated its 50th anniversary and all last year — the latest actor to play the shape-shifting alien Doctor, Peter Capaldi, had yet to grace the Comic-Con stage. Until today, that is. We caught up with Capaldi just...

Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 8:14pm