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5 Huge Mistakes You'll Make in the Film and TV Business (and How to Avoid Them)

Dean Silvers | Posted 10.29.2014 | Entertainment
Dean Silvers

Why did no one see your short film? Why didn't it get into those festivals? Why wasn't your feature film bought and distributed? Why couldn't you sell your script?

Lauren Duca

16 Time Travel Films: Some Timeless, Others We Hope Stay In The Past

HuffingtonPost.com | Lauren Duca | Posted 11.07.2013 | Entertainment

Time travel is a tricky thing. It's a go-to plot device for movies that want to throw anachronistic conceits into a story set in the present day ... o...

Movie Review: The To Do List

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A sex comedy with heart, The To Do List casts the slightly too-old Plaza as Brandy, a new high-school graduate (circa 1993, so we're in the pre-cell-phone/Internet era) who's gotten straight A's in everything -- except her social life.

Deliver Us From Stupid Hollywood Films

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.27.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

At this point in movie history, the Hollywood studios are to movies what McDonald's is to cuisine: a factory producing products that are nearly identical in their lack of depth, quality or concern for the viewing audience's intellect.

Top 5 Movies You Did Not See in 2012

Tony Bartolone | Posted 03.05.2013 | Entertainment
Tony Bartolone

Why can't a film simply exist without trying to change the world? There are plenty of different kinds of movies, and in the chaos of awards season some wonderful, little flicks are completely forgotten.

Christopher Rosen's Favorite Movies Of 2012

Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.26.2013 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

This was the best year for movies since 2010? 2007? 1999? 1997? Whatever the answer, 2012 was a damn good year. Ahead, a countdown of my favorites.

2012 in Film: Good Films You Probably Missed in Theaters

Scott Mendelson | Posted 12.27.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

And so begins my annual 'films of 2012' list round-up, where I try to do more than merely compile the '10 best and 10 worst' of the year. It's often just as much fun to talk about films somewhere in the middle, the underrated gems, the hidden gems, and the overrated would-be critical darlings.

Indie Director Makes HUGE Leap

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.28.2012 | Entertainment

Earlier in November, when "Star Wars" director speculation was in full froth, an interview with Colin Trevorrow was unearthed by Film School Rejects, ...

The Best Summer Movies You Didn't See

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.03.2012 | Entertainment

Judging from the box office results, you probably saw "Marvel's The Avengers," "The Dark Knight Rises" and even "Magic Mike" -- three of summer's best...

Mike Ryan

Are These The Busiest Men In Hollywood?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 07.02.2012 | Entertainment

It's the classic dilemma: You're at the movie theater with your significant other and the two of you can't agree on what to see. "I want to see the mo...

Where To See Your Favorite TV Stars This Summer

Posted 06.29.2012 | TV

Most TV shows are on hiatus until the fall, but that doesn't mean that fans have to miss out on seeing their favorite small screen stars all summer. ...

LISTEN: How An Indie Rocker Became A Film Composer

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.05.2012 | Entertainment

"Safety Not Guaranteed" isn't your typical indie romance. For starters, it's about the possibility of time travel: The film is loosely based on a 2005...

Movie Review: Safety Not Guaranteed

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.05.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Small and delightfully self-assured, Safety Not Guaranteed celebrates the idea of taking a chance and accepting the unexpected, in ways that are quietly funny.

Aubrey Plaza On Her First Lead Role

The Huffington Post | Lori Fradkin | Posted 06.04.2012 | Women

Aubrey Plaza is best known as intern-turned-assistant April Ludgate on NBC's "Parks & Recreation," but it was her breakout role in the film "Funny Peo...

OFF-HOLLYWOOD: The Five Best Indie Movies To See This Month

Leonard Maltin | Posted 08.01.2012 | Arts
Leonard Maltin

Even during summer months it's possible for discerning moviegoers to find adult fare if they're just willing to seek it out. Here are my picks for June.

EXCLUSIVE: Listen To 'Big Machine' From 'Safety Not Guaranteed'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.24.2012 | Entertainment

Mark Duplass has done it all on a film set -- writing, directing, editing, producing, acting -- and in "Safety Not Guaranteed" he adds another credit ...

Lee Hernandez

WATCH: Latino Stars Take Over The Summer's Hottest Films

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Hernandez | Posted 05.17.2012 | Latino Voices

Penelope Cruz, Cameron Diaz, Salma Hayek, Jennifer Lopez, Eva Mendes - this summer's hottest movie releases feature A-list Latina stars! From stud...

WATCH: Aubrey Plaza And Jake Johnson In Charming 'Safety Not Guaranteed' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.28.2012 | Entertainment

How do you sell an indie romance that started out as an Internet meme? By turning into the skid. The new trailer for "Safety Not Guaranteed" -- the ch...

How 'Safety Not Guaranteed' Brings Emotion To An Internet Meme

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.15.2012 | Entertainment

"Wanted: Someone to go back in time with me," read an infamous 2005 classified ad that quickly became an Internet meme. "This is not a joke. You'll ge...

Jake Johnson Channels Bill Murray For His Big-Screen Breakout In 'Safety Not Guaranteed'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.13.2012 | Entertainment

If Lizzy Caplan is the early frontrunner for It-Girl of 2012, then consider Jake Johnson her male counterpoint. The 32-year-old actor, who has broken ...

Lucas Kavner

How A Sundance Film Finds Life Beyond The Festival

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 03.28.2012 | Home

With so much going on, so much to see and hear and ogle, so many Paris Hilton sightings and free vodka sodas, it can be easy to forget the real purpos...

Aubrey Plaza Jokes About Sex With Bill Murray, Talks New Film

Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment

Aubrey Plaza was at the Sundance Film Festival to promote her new sci-fi romance, "Safety Not Guaranteed," but she also spent some time talking about ...