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DVDs: Is Tom Hanks the Most Popular Star of All Time?

Michael Giltz | Posted 02.13.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

A lot of stars had lengthy careers with many box office hits. Box office is a rough estimate, sure, even if you adjust for inflation (which I don't). But by some estimates, Tom Hanks has the all-time worldwide box office total.

Meet Quicksilver

Posted 10.30.2013 | Entertainment

Aaron Taylor-Johnson is apparently set to don new superhero garb in Marvel’s “The Avengers: Age of Ultron." Back in June, it was reported that ...

Find Your Inner Superhero

Deborah Stambler | Posted 11.05.2013 | Women
Deborah Stambler

I've given up my dreams of being a rock star, but age doesn't hold the same impediment for superheroes. As a single mother with two kids, an impending divorce and a scramble of a career, I need all the help I can get.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Kick-Ass 2

Dan Persons | Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

It's official: We have definitively hit our late-summer low-point with the release of Kick-Ass 2.

Eva Hill

Every Jim Carrey Catchphrase Ever

HuffingtonPost.com | Eva Hill | Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

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Jim Carrey Was Right About 'Kick-Ass 2'

Mike Ryan | Posted 10.14.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

Jim Carrey was probably right to denounce "Kick-Ass 2."

Movie Review: Kick-Ass 2

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.14.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Kick-Ass 2 is every bit as stupid as this photograph makes it look. I remember hating 2010's Kick-Ass as being sadistic, unexciting and not funny e...

Actress Disagrees With Jim Carrey Over 'Kick-Ass 2' Violence

Posted 08.08.2013 | Entertainment

Jim Carrey made a stunning declaration about his upcoming film "Kick-Ass 2" in June, saying that he couldn't "support" the movie due its violent conte...

'I’m Pretty Much New York In Every Way' (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.04.2013 | Teen

Few 15-year-olds who are as cool, chic and totally talented as actress/it-girl Chloe Moretz, who will star in a highly-anticipated remake of the '80s ...

Christopher Mintz-Plasse Has Mixed Feelings Toward McLovin'

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 08.14.2012 | Entertainment

It has been five years since "Superbad" gave Christopher Mintz-Plasse his first movie role. To date, Mintz-Plasse has starred or lent his voice to 13 ...

So Is The 'Kick-Ass' Sequel Happening Or Not?

AP | Posted 09.12.2012 | Entertainment

SAN DIEGO — Christopher Mintz-Plasse is spreading the word at Comic-Con that a sequel to "Kick-Ass" appears to be on the way. The co-star of th...

Merida From 'Brave' And 7 Other Amazing Teen Heroines

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 06.23.2012 | Teen

It's hard to believe, but Disney-Pixar's "Brave," released Friday, features the studio's first animated female lead -- and this is one of the (many) r...

A Sequel To 'Kick-Ass'?

Posted 05.08.2012 | Entertainment

The costumed superheroes of 2010 comedy 'Kick-Ass' may soon be suiting up to .. kick ass again. Deadline.com reports that Universal Pictures, which di...

What If All The Comic Villains Went To Europe?

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.20.2012 | Home

Scottish writer Mark Millar might be the Nicholas Sparks of the comic world, but at least his book-to-movie machine is spitting out some fun movies. A...

Movie Review: Texas Killing Fields

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.17.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This is one of those thrillers that relies on the unreliability of cell phones for suspense. It also layers on a testy relationship between a pair of divorced cops (Worthington and the ever-present Jessica Chastain) who are forced to work together.

Jordan Zakarin

The Biggest Little Badass In Hollywood

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 12.14.2011 | Entertainment

Chloë Moretz is at an age where most girls are sending texts by the hundreds, screaming for a glimpse of Justin Bieber and getting anxious about high...

McLovin Was A 'Predator'?

Posted 10.19.2011 | Celebrity

In the new 3D vampire flick "Fright Night," Christopher Mintz-Plasse (aka McLovin for you "Superbad" fans) plays a teen on the hunt to catch a blood-s...

HuffPost Review: Griff the Invisible

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.16.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The less said about Griff the Invisible, the better. This wan, fey little Australian film stretches the notion of quirkiness far past the snapping point -- though the film itself has very little in the way of snap.

Curtains for 3D, Comic-Con?

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.17.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Talk about mixed signals. First the New York Times runs a story about how the studios are losing faith in 3D as a money-maker. Which is good news -- ...

Which Book Adaptation Attracted The Most Complaints In 2010?

guardian.co.uk | Ben Child | Posted 08.14.2011 | Books

Peter Jackson's The Lovely Bones was last year's most complained about movie, according to the British Board of Film Classification, the body which cl...

Movie Review: Hanna

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.06.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Hanna and her father live in a cabin near the Arctic Circle -- but their time there is about to come to an end. He's training her for a mission: to find her way to a certain address in Munich.

HuffPost Review: Super

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.29.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If the description of Super sounds a lot like last year's Kick-Ass, well, it's essentially the same movie, with a slightly different sensibility. Kic...

Comic-Con effect ripples through the culture

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I didn't see a commercial for The Green Lantern during the Super Bowl a couple of weeks ago. Perhaps I wasn't paying close enough attention. But I sa...

DVDs: Aaron Johnson Kicks Ass in Nowhere Boy

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

It's a pretty dreadful idea: a biopic about John Lennon as a teenager. But the result -- Nowhere Boy -- is pretty darn good, if flawed.

2010 in Review: The Underrated

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Let us continue our look back at the year in film with a token acknowledgement of ten films that were not quite as bad as their critical reputations. For the record, not all of them are good pictures, but none are pure failures, either.