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Here's What The Cast Of 'Forrest Gump' Is Up To 20 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.10.2014 | Entertainment

While hard to believe, it's been 20 years since "Forrest Gump" was released. Before July 6, 1994, we didn't have handy dessert-box metaphors for life,...

Watch A Deleted Scene From 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit'

Posted 03.04.2014 | Entertainment

It's never too late to unearth a deleted scene from a movie, as evidenced by a clip from 1988's "Who Framed Roger Rabbit." A lost moment from the come...

Great Scott! A 'Back To The Future' Musical Is Happening

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 01.31.2014 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — Director Robert Zemeckis is literally going back into the past for his next project — a stage musical of "Back to the Future." Pr...

Happy Birthday, 'Forrest Gump'!

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.06.2013 | Entertainment

Nineteen years ago today, on July 6, 1994, one of the great American epics was released. "Forrest Gump" became a staple of movie culture, producing on...

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.

An Interview With Charles Fleischer, the Voice of Roger Rabbit

Bryan Young | Posted 05.19.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Young

In honor of the 25th anniversary Blu-ray release of Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (which is in the running for the best film ever directed by Robert Zemeckis) I was given the extreme pleasure of interviewing the voice of Roger Rabbit himself, Charles Fleischer.

Mike Ryan

12 Years In The Making ...

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 01.10.2013 | Entertainment

John Gatins spent 12 years working on "Flight." Today, finally, he is an Oscar-nominated screenwriter, but getting the news wasn't the best thing that...

'Death Becomes Her' ... The TV Series?

Posted 12.07.2012 | TV

"Death Becomes Her" could become a TV series thanks to Bravo. According to Variety, the network and Robert Zemeckis are working on a one-hour dram...

Robert Zemeckis, 'Flight' Director, On 'Back To The Future Part II' & 'Used Cars'

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment

It's strange to think that we almost live in the future. At least, the future that director Robert Zemeckis and producer Bob Gale envisioned in "Back ...

Flight Director Robert Zemeckis Flies

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.24.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

On the face of it, Flight is your standard redemption story. Taking you aboard a plane falling apart in heavy winds, Flight is not what it seems. The film is about character, extending beyond the lead to nuanced supporting roles.

Popcorn Preview: Flight

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.08.2013 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Denzel Washington's portrayal is compelling and realistic. Is there a "lifelong limit of lies"? There's no way to know until you reach it.

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Dwight Brown | Posted 01.06.2013 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

Grass. Booze. Cocaine. Veteran pilot Whip Whitaker (Denzel Washington) hits the drug-abuse trifecta. And that's just hours before he straps himself into the cockpit of a 50-ton jet, with 96 passengers and six flight crew members aboard.

Fasten Your Seat Belts for Flight

Carole Mallory | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

It is thrilling to anticipate the fate of Whip Whitaker -- who could face serious jail time for drinking, flying, crashing and killing six people even though he saved some ninety others. You will find yourself on the edge of your seat in Flight's final suspenseful courtroom scene.

Weekend Box Office: Wreck-It Ralph Sets a Disney Animation Record While Flight Soars to $25 Million on Just 1,844 Screens

Scott Mendelson | Posted 01.04.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

If Wreck-It Ralph's estimate holds, it will have the biggest three-day debut for a non-Pixar Disney cartoon ever. Coming in next was Flight , which inexplicably opened on just 1,800 screens but still had a comparitvely massive opening.

Is 'Flight' Secretly Pro-Cocaine Use?

Mike Ryan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

Today, assuming your local movie theater has electrical power, you have the opportunity to see a movie called Flight. Denzel Washington (Virtuosity)...

Review: Flight

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.31.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Robert Zemeckis' Flight is a character study disguised as a thriller. The near-crash is just the beginning of the story -- and the story is not what you think.

Notorious Bomb Was Best 3D Film Since 'Avatar'? Robert Zemeckis Says Yes

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.29.2012 | Entertainment

"Mars Needs Moms" is one of the most notorious flops in Hollywood history. With a budget of $150 million, the Robert Zemeckis production -- which was ...

'Flight' Director Hates Live-Action Movies

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 10.26.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- You might think that Robert Zemeckis, having devoted himself to motion-capture animation for the last 12 years, would be thrilled to retur...

48th Chicago International Film Festival Welcomes the World

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 12.18.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

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The Reviews Are In For 'Flight'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.17.2012 | Entertainment

"Flight" landed at the New York Film Festival on Sunday morning, and critics at a press and industry screening for the film are reporting what many al...

WATCH: Denzel Takes 'Flight'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.07.2012 | Entertainment

The "Flight" trailer has crash landed online. Robert Zemeckis' first live-action film since 2000 harkens back to his last one, "Cast Away," as it f...

'Back To The Future' Broadway-Bound?

Posted 02.03.2012 | Home

Get your DeLorean ready: "Back to the Future" could be returning -- as a musical. A representative for writer and director Robert Zemeckis confirme...

Denzel Washington's Takes 'Flight'

ew.com | Posted 11.09.2011 | Entertainment

Robert Zemeckis has settled on a Flight plan. The Back to the Future filmmaker is making his first non-motion-capture movie since 2000′s Cast Away,...

Tom Hanks Blasting Off Again

Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment

Call it the ultimate Tom Hanks mashup. After his trip to the moon in "Apollo 13" went haywire 16-years ago, Tom Hanks is set to blast off into space o...

Denzel Washington's Flight Drama

Posted 08.06.2011 | Entertainment

Denzel Washington is close to playing a hero pilot, but don't put him in Sully Sullenberger territory just yet. According to the Los Angeles Times,...