Movie News News on Movies continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix // Why did it take so long for Hollywood to make a gay teen story like Love, Simon? It's the first major studio movie to focus on a gay teen romance. "I kept asking the studio that myself, actually," says director Greg Berlanti.

The Age Sat, 24 Mar 2018 14:44:21 GMT 180324CD7KFV 0
Can Bella Thorne and Patrick Schwarzenegger find a spark of chemistry before 'Midnight Sun' sets? The ailing-teen romance is a rite of passage for many young stars. Mandy Moore had "A Walk to Remember," Shailene Woodley had "The Fault in Our Stars," and never forget the patient zero of these movies: the 1970s cancer tear-jerker "Love Story" that has kept Ali MacGraw forever young on-screen.

Los Angeles Times Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:48:09 GMT 180323TE742G 0
6 movies - Flower' is a coming-of-age revenge tale aiming for dark,... When we meet Erica, the 17-year-old girl at the center of "Flower," she's in the process of blackmailing a police officer - performing oral sex on him in his squad car while her friends secretly film the encounter from outside. He isn't the first to fall for her extortion.

Salt Lake Tribune Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:03:34 GMT 180323VEN6Q1 0
1 movies - Pacific Rim Uprising' is cheer-at-the-screen fun By Mark... At the end of the monsters-versus-robots flick "Pacific Rim," a breach at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean is closed, plugging a hole that allowed hellish creatures to emerge and terrorize the globe. But after the movie earned $400 million worldwide, was that portal really going to stay closed? No, of course not.

Salt Lake Tribune Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:03:33 GMT 180323O2F1GJ 0
Josh Duhamel & Megan Fox to Star in Think Like a Dog Josh Duhamel and Megan Fox are reuniting in the independent family comedy Think Like a Dog , according to Variety . The Transformers stars have been cast as the parents in the film, which follows a 12-year-old tech prodigy whose science fair experiment goes awry, creating a telepathic connection between him and his furry friend, Henry.

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'Motherless Brooklyn' was busy filming in NYC months before fire Actors Edward Norton and Bruce Willis are seen on the set of 'Motherless Brooklyn' movie in Harlem on Feb. 6 - a little over a month before a deadly fire broke out on set. "Motherless Brooklyn," based on the Award-winning novel of the same name by Brooklyn-born writer Jonathan Lethem, was being filmed all over the city in recent months with an anticipated 2019 release.

New York Daily News Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:13:17 GMT 180323SOFR8M 0
The Best New Horror Movies While the horror genre over the past 10-plus years has suffered from the same curse as other genres in which remakes and reboots have dominated the screen, audiences have been treated to some terrifying original films in recent history. Let's take a look at some of the best new horror movies in the following list! The Conjuring franchise has become one of the most profitable and acclaimed horror series in the industry since its inception, spawning three spin-offs, one of which has become a hit franchise of its own: Annabelle .

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Cannes Film Festival Chief Thierry Fremaux Says No Press Screenings... Cannes Film Festival chief Thierry Frmaux says there will be no press screenings ahead of the evening red carpet premieres at this year's event. He's also confirmed to Deadline that there will be no selfies on the red carpet - something the festival has previously evoked a distaste for but has officially banned for the first time.

Deadline Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:36:24 GMT 180323USDKDG 0
Quelle Horreur! Cannes Film Festival Bans Selfies on Red Carpet Quelle horreur! Cannes Film Festival director Thierry Fremaux has taken a direct shot at one of the staples of modern celebrity culture, banning selfies on the red carpet of this year's event. "The triviality and slowdown of flow caused by the disorder of selfies ruins the quality of the red carpet," Fremaux explained in an interview with Le Film Francais magazine posted Friday.

SFGate Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:36:23 GMT 180323K229H1 0
'Isle of Dogs' student-activists echo real life High-school student Tracy Walker and student journalist Editor Hiroshi lead the protests calling for government change in "Isle of Dogs." 'Isle of Dogs' student-activists echo real life High-school student Tracy Walker and student journalist Editor Hiroshi lead the protests calling for government change in "Isle of Dogs."

USA Today Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:42:05 GMT 1803233JE85A 0
A new wave of Mexican filmmakers succeeds internationally MEXICO CITY: A trio of Mexican directors known as the Three Amigos has made their mark on Hollywood, dominating the Academy Awards best picture contest in recent years with films that have little connection to their homeland. But a new generation of Mexican filmmakers is finding international success with films produced in their own country.

The Peninsula Fri, 23 Mar 2018 03:03:09 GMT 180322GJ9EC2 0
Woman's courage on display in Tunisian sexual assault drama 'Beauty and the Dogs' A night that begins with the fizzy high of a new flirtation turns into a labyrinthine plunge through hell in "Beauty and the Dogs." At the center of the gut-churning story, set in post-revolution Tunisia, is the off-screen rape of a college student by policemen - and the Catch-22 that requires her to report the crime to the police before she can receive medical attention, let alone justice.

Los Angeles Times Thu, 22 Mar 2018 22:11:38 GMT 1803224OLB06 0
Boyhood wartime escape drama 'A Bag of Marbles' is an emotional roller coaster The historical drama "A Bag of Marbles" turns Nazi-occupied France into an obstacle course for two young Jewish boys on the run, and their plight into slickly sentimental thriller material for all of us. Jo and Maurice are the youngest of four sons to a conscientious barber and his music-loving wife , proud Parisian Jews who nevertheless see the writing on the wall in 1942 and arrange to split the family up into pairs and reunite in Nice.

Los Angeles Times Thu, 22 Mar 2018 22:11:37 GMT 180322UIB3EQ 0
Chris Evans is ready to retire from Marvel movies7:06 pm - Mar 22, 2018 The actor has played Captain America since the 2011 movie, Captain America: The First Avenger . He will reprise the role in the forthcoming Avengers: Infinity War and the as-yet-untitled fourth Avengers movie, which is due for release next year.

NME Thu, 22 Mar 2018 22:11:36 GMT 180322I3I431 0
SXSW 2018 Interview: Ethan Hawke and Sybil Rosen Blaze Co-writer-director-producer Ethan Hawke discussed his new biopic, 'Blaze,' which is about country-blues singer-songwriter Blaze Foley, at the Gibson Guitar Showroom during SXSW on March 14, 2018 in Austin, Texas. Photo by Gary Miller/FilmMagic Remaining dedicated to representing their true values isn't always an easy task for musicians in modern society, especially since they're so accessible to their fans on social media.

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It may not be deep, but 'Attack of the Southern Fried... The micro-budget horror-comedy "Attack of the Southern Fried Zombies" isn't all that scary or original, and its cheap make-up and fakey digital gore effects are more awful than awesome. But director Mark Newton has learned B-moviemaking's most important lesson: Personality doesn't cost a dime.

Los Angeles Times Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:51:57 GMT 180322N5F5HL 0
Wes Andersona s new film a Isle Of Dogsa accused of cultural appropriation Isle Of Dogs , the first film Anderson has directed since 2014's The Grand Budapest Hotel , is a stop-motion animation that follows a pack of dogs who are forced to fight for survival after a canine-borne disease in Japan results in their exile to a bleak and barren island. Critic Justin Chang, reviewing the film for the Los Angeles Times , recently wrote that Anderson's picture is "often captivating", but its "cultural sensitivity gets lost in translation".

NME Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:11:08 GMT 180322ENULSC 0