Wilford Brimley, ‘The Natural’ and ‘Cocoon’ Star, Dies at 85

Wilford Brimley, ‘The Natural’ and ‘Cocoon’ Star, Dies at 85 Wilford Brimley, best known for his roles in “The Natural,” the 1982 remake of “The Thing,” “The Firm” and “Cocoon,” died on Saturday. He was 85. His agent, Lynda Bensky, told The New York Times that ...

Wilford Brimley, ‘Cocoon’ Star, Dies at 85

Wilford Brimley, ‘Cocoon’ Star, Dies at 85 Wilford Brimley, the beloved character actor who starred in such film as “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” died Saturday at age 85. He had been sick for two months with a kidney ailment, his agent told the ...

Streamfix: 4 to Celebrate Tom Selleck's 70th Birthday

Streamfix: 4 to Celebrate Tom Selleck's 70th Birthday The impossible has happened; the dreaded day we all knew would come is here. Tom Selleck is 70. Not that he looks or acts it, as long as they still make moustaches in this country. While we can’t turn ...

Mediumrare announce 4 cult classics coming to UK DVD & Blu-ray

Mediumrare Entertainment continue their trend of releasing some of the weirdest cult films and TV shows with four films that are making their UK DVD debuts – and two are also getting the Blu-ray ...

DVD Blu-Ray: 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol,' 'Shame,' 'Born to Be Wild'

The holiday hit "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" finally arrives on DVD and Blu-ray this week, and we've got an exclusive look at the making of Tom Cruise's jaw-dropping stunt on top of the ...

New on DVD and Blu-ray: 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' and More

This week: Tom Cruise is back as Imf agent Ethan Hunt for the fourth and most high-stakes assignment yet in "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol," which takes the intense action from Moscow to Dubai. ...

Composer John Barry: 1933 - 2011

In 1962 the producers of a spy movie needed help. The man who they had hired to write the score for their movie was struggling in finding the music for it. Reaching out for assistance, they were ...

Starblog: Liner Notes: Help Me! I’m a Prisoner in a Chain Bookstore!

I almost did it. I almost got out of a bookstore Without buying something. You see, as my family and friends know, I love going to bookstores—so much the better if they also, as the Borders and Barnes ...

Starblog: Liner Notes: On the Eve of All-Hallow’s Eve

Holy cow, tomorrow is Halloween! Time to dress up as something you aren’t now but maybe could be, to go out into the night in search of free candy or party fun, to get scared by movie monsters and ...

Starblog: Liner Notes: The Foxes That Got Away

Just because we Wanted something on the cover doesn’t mean it got there. For many reasons over the years, certain movies Didn’T get a Starlog cover—even though we sure hoped to give them one. Let’s ...

Medialog: Primeval! Doctor Who! True Blood!

Established 1974! Our news column is larger-than-life! Anna Paquin is back, serving up more sexy Southern fried vampire fun in the second season of True Blood, debuting June 14. Sci-fi TV This ...