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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Movie vs. Book: Oscar Nominee 'Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close'

Posted 02.23.2012 | Books

For each of this year's five Academy Award-nominated films that began as paperbound stories, we've found one reviewer who has only read the book, and ...

Oscars Recipe: 'Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close' Vegan Black And White Cookies

Tori Haschka | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Tori Haschka

When life is very hard, sometimes the best answer is cake. This New York deli treat might have come in handy for nine year old Oskar Schell.

Extremely Loud and the Incredible Courage of Parents

Dr. Harold Koplewicz | Posted 04.23.2012 | Parents
Dr. Harold Koplewicz

The thing in Extremely Loud that moved me even more than Oskar's nervous pluck was the portrayal of his parents -- their patient and equally ingenious efforts to understand Oskar's complexities and nurture his talents.

Extremely Loud Oscar Angst

Chris Krapek | Posted 04.22.2012 | Chicago
Chris Krapek

We are living in a world where Martin Lawrence, in a fat suit and playing an old woman, made a better film than one that is nominated for Best Picture...

Watch Academy Award Winners Give Their Take On Best Picture Nominations

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.20.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

I sat down with two Academy Award winners -- Jon Landau (Titanic, Avatar) and Dustin Lance Black (Milk) to discuss their favorite movie moments.

Nicki Gostin

Oscar Nominee Max Von Sydow On 'Extremely Loud' | Nicki Gostin | Posted 02.10.2012 | Entertainment

"Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close," Stephen Daldry's big-screen adaptation of the 2005 Jonathan Safran Foer novel, is nominated in two categories at ...

9/11: Ready for Its Primetime Close-Up?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 04.06.2012 | Entertainment
Steve Rosenbaum

More then 10 years after the buildings fell, the questions, emotion, and complexity of the 9/11 story may be able to start to become part of the public conversation. And, surprisingly, it was Tom Selleck who began to convince me of that.

Like & Dislike List for the Week of January 28th

Kris LoPresto | Posted 03.28.2012 | Entertainment
Kris LoPresto

Dislike: The Oscars snubs. From Albert Brooks being left off the Best Supporting Actor list to Bridesmaids not making it to Best Picture, this year's Oscar nominations were a bit shocking!

The Oscar Bounce: What's An Oscar Nomination Worth At The Box Office?

The Huffington Post | Gary Susman | Posted 03.26.2012 | Entertainment

The much vaunted Oscar bounce ain't what it used to be. Within the last decade, a movie nominated for Best Picture could expect to see its grosses ...

Is 'Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close' The Worst Reviewed Best Picture Nominee Ever?

The Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 01.24.2012 | Home

The review collection site, Rotten Tomatoes, was launched in 1999, and has since become a go-to site for film criticism. And in the last ten years, no...

Gosling No, Wiig Yes: Oscar Snubs & Surprises

Huffington Post | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 03.25.2012 | Entertainment

The 2012 Oscar nominees were announced on Tuesday morning, and while the front runners all got their nods, there a number of surprises and snubs, as w...

"Crazy Crazy": Introducing Guinevere, Plus Chatting With Four Year Strong's Alan Day and Gregory Rogove

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.23.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


What's Next In Theaters?

Posted 08.22.2012 | Arts

From a frozen Alaskan wilderness to a gun toting bounty hunter, Hollywood is about to debut a mixed bag of films in theaters. Tom Hanks and Sandra ...

Who Wrote the Meanest Review of 'Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close'?

Posted 01.05.2012 | Home

"Feel free to write what you want, as I don't especially care," 'Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close' producer Scott Rudin wrote in an email to New Yo...

Is Hollywood Experiencing an 'End of Men' Backlash?

Michele Willens | Posted 02.28.2012 | Women
Michele Willens

So much attention has been focused on bringing girls up to equality that the other gender has stood by patiently. Apparently, long enough -- at least on the big screen.

New 9/11 Movie Could Trigger Flashbacks, Group Says

Posted 12.29.2011 | Healthy Living

The nonprofit Tribute WTC Visitor Center is warning family members of people killed on 9/11 to be mindful when choosing to watch "Extremely Loud and I...

Which Movie Should You See Today?

Posted 02.24.2012 | Entertainment

Whether you've been unwrapping gifts from beneath the tree or just enjoying a normal mid-winter Sunday morning, you're probably thinking about the nex...

PHOTOS: Oscar Winners Shine In New York City

Posted 12.16.2011 | Entertainment

Sandra Bullock, Tom Hanks, and 13-year-old "Jeopardy!" Kids Week champion Thomas Horn stepped out in their best at last night's "Extremely Loud and In...

Viola Davis, Sandra Bullock: Kids To Start Dating?

People | Posted 12.16.2011 | Celebrity

Since adopting daughter Genesis in October, first-time mom Viola Davis is reveling in every moment of her most important and life-changing role yet. ...

Sandra Bullock Explains Her Emotional Comeback

Posted 02.15.2012 | Entertainment

Following her Oscar win for 2009's "The Blindside," Sandra Bullock decided to leave show business for a little while. With a new son and a divorce, sh...

'Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close' Second Trailer

Posted 02.05.2012 | Entertainment

Warning: Do not watch this trailer in public or without a box of tissues. Your eyes may have been dry after the first clip, but the second trailer...

Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock & Unknown Boy Face American Tragedy

Posted 11.29.2011 | Entertainment

As New Yorkers looked back on the ten year wake of the attacks on September 11th, 2001, stories of loss, pain, heroism and perseverance abound. Now, o...

Has Tom Hanks Lost His Star Power?

Danny Groner | Posted 09.04.2011 | Entertainment
Danny Groner

The movie was made and marketed toward an older audience, but Larry Crowne may have proven this holiday weekend how limited that boomer audience actually is.

PHOTOS: Sandra Steps Out With Baby Louis

Posted 05.30.2011 | Entertainment

Sandra Bullock enjoyed some time outdoors with son Louis on Tuesday afternoon, and Bauer Griffin has the photos. The actress has been filming "Ext...

PHOTOS: Sandra Bullock's New Frumpy Hair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Is she wigging out? On Friday, Sandra Bullock was spotted on the New York City set of her latest film, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, working a ...