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What Board Games Are Becoming Hollywood Films?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 07.25.2011 | Entertainment

The classic Hasbro board game Candy Land is aimed at preschool-aged children who cannot yet read, and follows a bunch of plastic gingerbread playing t...

NYC Visual Character Re-defined Through This Weekend and Beyond

Brad Balfour | Posted 07.14.2011 | New York
Brad Balfour

Yesterday I saw three large brightly colored metal shipping containers stamped CHARACTER PROJECT. Plopped down into high trafficked public pavilions, these boxes altered the impact of the space they occupied.

HuffPost Review: Cracks

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Cracks shows just how far you can get when you want to make movies and your father happens to be Ridley Scott. This is a movie so silly it will be forgotten before the final credits roll.

Time to Say 'No' to 3D

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I've said it before and I'll say it again: 3D films are a scam. A gimmick. A rip-off. And it's time to stand up and say, "No more."

Exclusive Q&A: Tron: Legacy Kicks Joe Kosinski's Film Career in Motion

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

When director Joseph Kosinski got the assignment to create the science fiction film Tron: Legacy, he had a lot to prove. Apparently he's succeeded well enough.

YouTube Invites The World To 'Life In A Day' But Tells Cubans, 'Not You'

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

This article by Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo appeared in Diario de Cuba, a digital newspaper, and is being published as this week's guest post with the per...

To Document or Not to Document, That Is the Question...

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Brad Balfour

Living in Manhattan is a very public act of contact with humanity. Yet this notion, to document some aspect of my life for a day -- rather than talking to others about theirs -- stirs anxiety in me.

'Life In A Day' Takes Over YouTube, Aims To Capture A Day In The Life Of Earth

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Kevin Macdonald wants to make a film "unlike any film...that's ever been made before, which is to ask thousands of people, everywhere in the world, on...

Does Inception Salvage the Summer Movie Season?

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

You can enjoy Inception in any number of ways, as action film with big brain, science fiction with multiple twists, spy flick, heist flick, love story, or simply a big budget spectacle.

Glorifying the Criminal

Diane Dimond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Diane Dimond

Frank Lucas is a proven liar and many of his oft-repeated fabrications have found their way into this book, presented as truth. Why should anyone buy it?

ReelzChannel Video: Top 5 "Helluva Town" Cities

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

If you believed the movies, to venture across the George Washington Bridge is to court danger down every street. But NYC's not alone in this treatment by Hollywood, and we've got the filmed documentation to prove it.

Tony & Ridley Scott Want To Run MGM

deadline.com | Nikki Finke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The Financial Times is reporting (sub req'd) in Friday's edition that Ridley and Tony "have expressed interest in running MGM". The newspaper quotes "...

ReelzChannel: Top Ten "Hazardous Cargo" Movies

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

For the ambitious music industry intern Aaron Green (Jonah Hill) in Get Him to the Greek, the task was supposedly easy: Escort a musician from London ...

ShoWest Day 2: 2009 Was Very Big; 2010 Promises To Be The Same

Ellen Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

Bits and pieces of films that were big and those expected to be big paled next to the high point of the day, the first outside-the-studio showing of the Disney-Pixar Toy Story 3.

Cannes 2010 Day One: Robin Hood Ho-Hum

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

It's a prototypical opening night film for Cannes. Robin Hood delivers the star power they want to get the flash bulbs popping. Art can wait until tomorrow.

Benicio Del Toro Looks to Cannes, Getting Behind the Camera

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ashley Wren Collins

Cannes is set to kick-off this evening with the premiere of Ridley Scott's Robin Hood, starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett. Ridley's movie is not in competition, but the premiere is destined to bring the stars out in droves.

Russell Crowe Brings Son Tennyson To 'Robin Hood' Premiere (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It's Russell Crowe's son Tennyson. Crowe is married to Australian actress Danielle Spencer and they have also have a six-year-old son, Charlie. Tenn...

Movie Review: Robin Hood

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The way Brian Helgeland has written the title character, Robin bears a distinct resemblance to Clint Eastwood in the Sergio Leone films. Except he says a little more and does a little less.

Ken Follett's 'Pillars Of The Earth' Series To Be Helmed By 'Heroes' Director For Starz

The Hollywood Reporter | Scott Roxborough and Nellie Andreeva | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In its first major acquisition since Chris Albrecht took over as chairman and CEO, Starz Entertainment has nabbed U.S. television rights to "The Pilla...

The Golden Globes a Disappointment: Gervais was Mixed and Lots of Winners Weren't Prepared

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

The Golden Globe awards are often the best of the awards shows, because they're more freewheeling and it appears no one really takes them seriously.

Robin Hood Trailer (VIDEO): Ridley Scott, Russell Crowe Film Releases First Preview

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The first trailer for Ridley Scott's "Robin Hood" has been released and it looks to be a classic Scott epic filled with lots of gritty violence. Star...

Interview: Christopher McDonald Plays Guys You Love to Hate

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If Christopher McDonald's name isn't familiar, his face must be -- the Internet Movie Database lists almost 150 different credits since he made his film debut in The Hearse in 1980

The Surprising and Unfair Cinematic Demise of Orlando Bloom

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

He was one of People's 'Sexiest Men Alive' in 2006. Yet Orlando Bloom is nowhere to be seen in today's film-making landscape.

Q&A: Actor Geena Davis Got an Oscar and Now Makes Accidents Happen

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Davis's startling and starring reappearance makes for a snappy and sharp-witted comeback. She plays the maternal head of a decidedly distraught and traumatized suburban family.

Celebrities Hit Auction Block for Human Rights

Jeffrey Buchanan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jeffrey Buchanan

The online auction will raise funds supporting the RFK Center's vital work around the globe.