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Steven Spielberg

What Is the Relationship Like Between Spielberg and Lucas?

Quora | Posted 10.20.2013 | Entertainment
Quora

I don't know them personally, but through interviews and observations, they are the best of friends.

Get Ready For The Next 'Under The Dome'

AP | Posted 10.08.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — After its success with "Under the Dome" this summer, CBS is ordering another high-concept thriller for next summer. The network said...

CBS Orders Futuristic Drama From Steven Spielberg

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.07.2013 | TV

CBS has ordered 13 episodes of "Extant," a futuristic thriller from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television production company, the network announced Wed...

Steven Spielberg Drops Big Film

Posted 08.06.2013 | Entertainment

Steven Spielberg is still searching for his follow-up to "Lincoln." According to Deadline.com, Spielberg has dropped plans to direct "American Sniper,...

Mike Ryan

Matt Damon Won't Take Ryan Gosling's Advice

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 08.01.2013 | Entertainment

It's startling that even Matt Damon -- who very few people would argue against being the definition of an A-list actor -- feels the crunch of the mode...

Lost Spielberg Film Gets New Life

Posted 07.24.2013 | Entertainment

Is 2013 the year of lost Steven Spielberg projects finding new life? On the heels of Christopher Nolan picking up the mantle for Spielberg on "Interst...

Spike Lee to Spielberg: A-List Directors Try Kickstarter

Dan Mirvish | Posted 09.22.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Mirvish

I've argued that the rise of high-profile Kickstarter campaigns is already shifting the paradigm of how movies are funded, and that's probably a good thing. But with filmmakers getting financing directly from their fans, won't the Hollywood studios lose their raison d'etre?

'Altman's The Player Is More of a Documentary'. Q&A With Emperor Director Peter Webber

Hannah Gal | Posted 09.21.2013 | Entertainment
Hannah Gal

He is probably best known for his multi award winning debut feature Girl with a Pearl Earring (Scarlet Johansson, Colin Firth) but Webber is a fearlessly versatile director responsible for some impressively varied documentaries and TV work.

A Rabbinic Take on War of the Worlds

Rabbi Herb Cohen | Posted 09.17.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Herb Cohen

War of the Worlds reminds us that in times of crisis, family comes first. It is wise to nurture family ties with our young children so that we and they can enjoy the warmth and constancy of our mutual love as we and our children grow older together.

On His Birthday, Giving Thanks for Hanks

John Farr | Posted 09.12.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

When his many legions of fans consider his success, I'm certain there's a consistent thought running through their heads: it couldn't have happened to a nicer guy. Happy Birthday, Tom. Now, here's my personal Hanks list.

How Director's Chairs and the Movie Industry Have Given Way to Theater Seats, Screening Rooms and Plenty of New Business

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 09.08.2013 | Business
Sreedhar Pillai

The film industry may not be dead yet, but new businesses are already opening up to take over from the movie moguls.

Steven Spielberg Plans Remake Of Classic

Posted 11.16.2013 | Entertainment

It looks like John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" has become Steven Spielberg's dirt. According to Deadline.com, Spielberg and DreamWorks are negot...

'I Had Never Been So Completely Enraptured By A Movie'

Tom Cramer | Posted 08.30.2013 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

Just last week, there was a piece on summer blockbusters on Post/50, and the leading photo was from Jaws. It was released nationwide on June 20th, 197...

The Death of Family Film

Adam Hamdy | Posted 06.27.2013 | Entertainment
Adam Hamdy

Perhaps the rise of terrorism, climate change, and the global financial collapse have caused some form of sociological damage that has turned us all into jaded cynics. Maybe we've stopped making movies that are full of wonder because we've stopped seeing the wonder in the world.

The Last Supper According to Judas in the Works by Famed Filmmaker Armondo Linus Acosta

Bernard Starr | Posted 08.26.2013 | Religion
Bernard Starr

Bible stories are hot and Hollywood studios are rushing to cash in. Although these films are capitalizing on public interest in the Bible, the bestselling book of all time, and the heroes and villains of religious history, there is one story, says filmmaker Armondo Linus Acosta, that has never been made: The Last Supper.

'I Am Legend' Author Dies

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 06.25.2013 | Books

LOS ANGELES -- Richard Matheson, the prolific sci-fi and fantasy writer whose "I Am Legend" and "The Shrinking Man" were transformed into films, has d...

Is Steven Spielberg Right in Predicting that the Movie Industry Will Implode?

Quora | Posted 08.24.2013 | Entertainment
Quora

I can't argue with Steven Spielberg. George Lucas on the other hand, maybe (wink, wink). There is some truth to it. Spielberg sees that these big movies are getting bigger and bigger.

When Steven Spielberg Speaks, I Listen

Philip Moross | Posted 08.20.2013 | Entertainment
Philip Moross

If Steven Spielberg has a prescient crystal ball, filmmakers and those of us who support those filmmakers are in for a rough, unpleasant ride... one where filmgoers will be treated to bigger and bigger films that sometimes say less and less.

REMEMBER THESE? 17 Summer Blockbusters We'll Never Forget

Posted 06.20.2013 | Fifty

Dun dun. Dun dun. Dun dun. "Jaws" -- the movie that launched Steven Spielberg's career and still has many afraid to go swimming -- was released tod...

Austin Powers, Mr. President? A History of the White House Movie Theater

Nola Barackman | Posted 08.18.2013 | Entertainment
Nola Barackman

This past weekend, The White House hosted Pixar's filmmakers for a Father's Day screening of Monster's University. The White House movie theater has been the cinema-in-chief to Presidents for the last 70 years. If those walls could talk.

Hollywood: Killing Originality Daily

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.17.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This was originally going to be a piece about how wrong it was for Will Smith to remake The Wild Bunch. But that metastasized into an idea about remak...

8 Celebrity Stepdads We're Celebrating This Father's Day

Posted 06.14.2013 | Divorce

With Father's Day fast approaching, we wanted to take a moment to recognize some of our favorite celebrity stepdads. These men have stepped up to the ...

Spielberg: Movie Industry 'Implosion' Imminent

The Huffington Post | Peter Finocchiaro | Posted 06.13.2013 | Entertainment

Steven Spielberg made an unsettling prediction on Wednesday: the "implosion" of the film industry is on its way. The Oscar-winning director told st...

E.D., the Erectile Dysfunctional

Francis Levy | Posted 08.10.2013 | Comedy
Francis Levy

You've heard of E.T. the Extraterrestrial and A.I. Artificial Intelligence. Is there by any chance a new film coming out entitled, E.D, the Erectile ...

A Look Behind Steven Spielberg's Falling Skies, One of The Best Sci-Fi Shows in Years

Jason Apuzzo | Posted 08.08.2013 | Entertainment
Jason Apuzzo

Falling Skies seems most likely to be remembered as another distinguished entry in Steven Spielberg's huge body of work as a director and producer of science fiction.