Top News

'Solo' Isn't Flying So High, Delivering Soft Memorial Day Weekend Debut

'Solo' Isn't Flying So High, Delivering Soft Memorial Day Weekend Debut Disney and Lucasfilms's Solo: A Star Wars Story topped the Memorial Day holiday weekend box office, but the film fell well short of expectations, raising a few valid questions. Was it too soon to ...

Denis Villeneuve Confirms 'Dune' Will Be Released in Two Parts

Denis Villeneuve Confirms 'Dune' Will Be Released in Two Parts Esteemed Quebecois filmmaker Denis Villeneuve has quickly shot up the ranks of Hollywood’s top-shelf directors. While “Blade Runner 2049” wasn’t a box office hit, unable to earn even $100 million ...

Emilia Clarke Says Ron Howard ‘Saved’ ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’

Emilia Clarke Says Ron Howard ‘Saved’ ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Other than Phil Lord and Chris Miller, everyone involved with “Solo: A Star Wars Story” seems pretty happy that Ron Howard ended up directing the film. That includes Emilia Clarke, who says the ...

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Stumbles Overseas With $65 Million Launch

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Stumbles Overseas With $65 Million Launch “Solo: A Star Wars Story” is struggling in a galaxy not so far away. The Han Solo origin film began its international run with a dismal $65 million this weekend. Its three-day domestic total of $84 ...

Christopher Nolan Calls Stanley Kubrick the Greatest Filmmaker in the History of Film

Christopher Nolan Calls Stanley Kubrick the Greatest Filmmaker in the History of Film As you may have noticed over the last few months, Christopher Nolan is pretty into “2001: A Space Odyssey.” He presented an unrestored 70mm print of Stanley Kubrick’s sci-fi benchmark at Cannes ahead ...

China Box Office: 'Solo' Bombs With Third-Place $10.1M Opening

China Box Office: 'Solo' Bombs With Third-Place $10.1M Opening The Millennium Falcon just malfunctioned and crashed to earth somewhere in China. Putting in one of the worst opening-weekend performances of any Hollywood tentpole of recent memory, Disney and ...

Box Office Breakouts ‘Rbg’ and ‘First Reformed’ Hold Strong

Box Office Breakouts ‘Rbg’ and ‘First Reformed’ Hold Strong Yet another fashion designer documentary, “The Gospel According to Andre” (Magnolia), stood out among new specialized releases. While Memorial Day Weekend will occasionally launch a major platform ...

‘The Tale’: Jennifer Fox on Putting Herself in This True Story, Choosing HBO Over Theaters, and What’s Next

‘The Tale’: Jennifer Fox on Putting Herself in This True Story, Choosing HBO Over Theaters, and What’s Next [Editor’s Note: The following interview contains mild spoilers for “The Tale.”] Jennifer Fox wants you to see “The Tale.” While most writer-directors are invested in finding an audience for their ...

Paz de la Huerta ‘Couldn’t Stop Crying’ After Harvey Weinstein Was Arrested Yesterday

Paz de la Huerta ‘Couldn’t Stop Crying’ After Harvey Weinstein Was Arrested Yesterday Paz de la Huerta, who has accused Harvey Weinstein of raping her twice in 2010, had an understandably emotional reaction to news of the disgraced former mogul’s arrest yesterday: tears. “I just felt ...

‘Game of Thrones’ Creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss Will Make “Star Wars on Acid,” Emilia Clarke Says

‘Game of Thrones’ Creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss Will Make “Star Wars on Acid,” Emilia Clarke Says Game of Thrones will soon close out its buzzy, critically acclaimed eight-season run next year, putting an end to the zeitgeist that the HBO series creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss ruled over for ...

‘The ABC Murders’: John Malkovich to Don the Mustache of Hercule Poirot in New Agatha Christie Adaptation

‘The ABC Murders’: John Malkovich to Don the Mustache of Hercule Poirot in New Agatha Christie Adaptation Kenneth Branagh played detective Hercule Poirot in last year’s Murder on the Orient Express and will soon be reprising the role in a sequel, but Branagh isn’t the only actor set to wear the ...

The Path Forward for 'Star Wars' After 'Solo'

The Path Forward for 'Star Wars' After 'Solo' The galaxy far, far way is feeling closer and closer. This weekend’s release of Solo: A Star Wars Story gives audiences a new Star Wars film just a mere five months after the previous entry, The Last ...

Woody Harrelson Is Not the Typical 'Star Wars' Mentor

Woody Harrelson Is Not the Typical 'Star Wars' Mentor [This story contains spoilers for Solo: A Star Wars Story] Solo: A Star Wars Story holds an interesting position on the border between familiar, well-known territory and a brave new world, as the ...

Terry Crews: X-Force Appearance in ‘Deadpool 2’ Trailer Was Intended ‘to Fool’ Marvel Fans

Terry Crews: X-Force Appearance in ‘Deadpool 2’ Trailer Was Intended ‘to Fool’ Marvel Fans (Spoiler alert: Do not read unless you have seen “Deadpool 2”) A “Deadpool 2” trailer that had fans buzzing in anticipation of a continuing presence of the X-Force was actually shot to pull the rug ...

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ – What’s the Deal With Those Gold Dice?

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ – What’s the Deal With Those Gold Dice? (Note: This post contains spoilers for “Solo: A Star Wars Story” so read on at your own risk.) “Solo: A Star Wars Story” adds a lot of context to a pair of objects that have become a big part of the ...

‘The Gospel According to Andre’ Posts Solid Opening at Indie Box Office

Magnolia Pictures’ documentary “The Gospel According to Andre” has found a solid start from its four-screen release in an otherwise quiet Memorial Day weekend for the indie box office. Directed by ...

Yes, That Was That Dead Villain in ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ – Here’s What it Means

Yes, That Was That Dead Villain in ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ – Here’s What it Means (Note: This post contains massive spoilers for the end of “Solo: A Star Wars Story.” Just putting that out there.) “Solo: A Star Wars Story” fills in the backstory of Han Solo and quite a few other ...

'Solo': It's Hard to See Influence of Original Directors

'Solo': It's Hard to See Influence of Original Directors [This story contains spoilers for Solo: A Star Wars Story] The end credits for Solo: A Star Wars Story list Phil Lord and Christopher Miller as executive producers on the project; of course, less ...

‘Solo’: What a ‘Character Too Secret to Ever Name’ Means for the ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff

‘Solo’: What a ‘Character Too Secret to Ever Name’ Means for the ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff Spoiler Warning: If you have not seen “Solo: A Star Wars Story” and you’re wary of spoilers, look away. Look away now! For a movie packed with action set pieces and dazzling special effects, the most ...

‘Solo’ Slows at Box Office, to Open at $101 Million for 4-Day Holiday Weekend

‘Solo’ Slows at Box Office, to Open at $101 Million for 4-Day Holiday Weekend Like the Millennium Falcon in a space storm, “Solo: A Star Wars Story” is taking a beating at the box office. Projections for the Memorial Day box office weekend have fallen from $130 million ...

loading
An error has occured. Please try again.