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Movie Review: World War Z

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.21.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Ahhh yes, the zombie apocalypse -- that moment when the dead rise and, by biting the living, turn them into zombies as well. Some theorize that Patient Zero was Ronald Reagan.

The Best Generation X Movies Ever: 7 Totally Zeitgeisty Films That Aren't On Your Sucky Listicle

Christopher Zara | Posted 08.04.2013 | Entertainment
Christopher Zara

The films below are zeitgeisty in the way that Rebel Without a Cause and Easy Rider are zeitgeisty. They don't just depict a generation. They capture it.

Cannes 2013: James Franco on Directing

Ariston Anderson | Posted 07.24.2013 | Entertainment
Ariston Anderson

There's a trend in actor-turned-director helmed films at Cannes this year, an impeccable direction of the people on screen. One of the clearest examples of this is James Franco's new feature film, As I Lay Dying.

ReThink Review: Trance -- Heist With a Twist

Jonathan Kim | Posted 06.08.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Trance isn't out to save the world, but it's nice to see a solid little piece of entertainment that has a fun time mashing up genres, going against conventions, and keeping you guessing.

Trance Brings Danny Boyle Full Circle

Brian Formo | Posted 06.04.2013 | Los Angeles
Brian Formo

Where some of Boyle's kinetic, hyper-stylized music video camera approach in Slumdog Millionaire and 127 Hours felt a little out of place, it is perfect in Trance: a techno heist film. I'd almost call it a cyberpunk movie, as it feels plugged into some technological grid.

Oscar-Winning Director's Dark Side

AP | HILARY FOX | Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment

LONDON -- British director Danny Boyle calls his new R-rated thriller "Trance" the "mad bad relative" of the crowd-pleasing opening ceremony he produc...

Movie Review: Trance

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.05.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Danny Boyle is one of those filmmakers -- like Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese -- who obviously enjoys every minute of making his movies, including editing the last, most minute detail.

Movie Review: In Danny Boyle's Trance, McAvoy, Dawson and Twisted Memories

Caryn James | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
Caryn James

Playing a sophisticated London auctioneer, James McAvoy gazes into the camera with cool, nerveless clarity as his voiceover gives us the inside tricks of protecting and stealing a painting.

Danny Boyle Reacts To Roger Ebert's Death On HuffPost Live

live.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment

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Christopher Rosen

Why Danny Boyle Hits People Over The Head With His Oscar

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.02.2013 | Entertainment

A rolling stone gathers no moss, and neither does Danny Boyle. The English-born director has made a career out of confounding expectations. He explode...

Mike Ryan

James McAvoy Does Not Want His Fingernails Pulled Out

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment

James McAvoy, who stars in this week's new thriller "Trance," is best known for his role as Charles Xavier in 2011's well-received X-Men prequel, "X-M...

It's Over For Rosario Dawson And Danny Boyle

Posted 03.19.2013 | Celebrity

It's over for Rosario Dawson and Danny Boyle. Us Weekly reports that the 33-year-old actress and 56-year-old "Slumdog Millionaire" director were snubb...

The Movies, the Music, and the Madness of Danny Boyle

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.15.2013 | New York
Salvatore Bono

While movies are what make Danny Boyle's endless imagination grow and transcend to places many would never think of going, it is his love of music that fuels his passion for film.

Who Won Big At SXSW?

Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.15.2013 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

The 2013 South By Southwest Film Festival comes to a close on Saturday night with a screening of the upcoming Fox Searchlight indie thriller "The East." Since kicking off on March 8 with the premiere of "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone," SXSW has screened more than 130 features and shorts and hosted numerous panels. Who and what were the biggest winners of the Austin-set festival of cool?

Big Name Director Says No To Bond

Posted 03.14.2013 | Entertainment

With Sam Mendes up and gone from the James Bond franchise, fans have begun speculating about which director could take over for the Oscar winner on th...

Surprising Wins At London Theater Prize

AP | Posted 02.18.2013 | Arts

LONDON -- Director Danny Boyle's Olympics opening ceremony has been named theater event of the year at London's Whatsonstage awards. Boyle's spectacu...

NSFW: Danny Boyle's 'Trance' Debuts Gory New Trailer

Posted 04.16.2013 | Entertainment

Danny Boyle's "Trance" should jump to the top of your must-see list. At least that's the verdict after watching the new "Trance" red band trailer, whi...

Danny Boyle Urges Authorities Not To Sell Important Sculpture

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

LONDON — Director Danny Boyle has joined leading British arts figures urging a cash-strapped local authority not to sell off a valuable Henry Mo...

Conversations With Emeli Sandé and Tanita Tikaram, Plus Beth Hart's Video Exclusive "Over You"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.10.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Lessons From the Olympics

Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam | Posted 10.22.2012 | Business
Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam

The London Olympics were a smashing success. While there was some disappointment at the lack of revenue raised during the games -- that perspective will be short term. These Olympics have left an indelible impression on millions around the world.

Side By Side: When Keanu Talks Film and Cameras, You Should Listen

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 10.15.2012 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

In an upcoming film titled Side By Side, Keanu Reeves as well as director Chris Kenneally and producer Justin Szlasa ask a provocative question: What does the future of filmmaking hold, and can the two formats -- digital and film -- both survive and thrive, "side by side"?

London Olympics 2012: The Night Danny Boyle and the British Made Rest of the World Feel Cheated and Green Eyed

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 10.01.2012 | Home
Sreedhar Pillai

It will be almost impossible to better what was seen at the 2012 Olympics opening in London in the imaginable future, because Danny Boyle has already pulled out the best of everything. Whether you like it or not the British have done it again.

When All Are Included in the Olympics, We All Are Stronger

Norma Cook Everist | Posted 09.28.2012 | Sports
Norma Cook Everist

The world is large, and, yes, smaller. An athlete is born in one country, goes to school in another and trains in yet another. What is your home country? Have we crossed all boundaries? Yes, and no.

Paul McCartney Closes The Opening Ceremony With EPIC Set

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.27.2012 | Entertainment

Sir Paul McCartney was one of the many famous faces to take the stage during the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics. With him, the legendary...

The Music Behind The Olympic Opening Ceremony

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.27.2012 | Entertainment

When it comes to Danny Boyle's Olympic Opening Ceremony, there are many things that we can look forward to: live animals, a sing-a-long led by Paul Mc...