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Ten Ways to Soften Spring Break

Beverly Low | Posted 03.14.2014 | College
Beverly Low

Write a thank you note -- not a text or email message. Even if you're lounging poolside in Cancun, buy a postcard and show your gratitude to at least one person.

Not All Glitz and Glam: The Movies That Moved Me in 2013

Antonia Cereijido | Posted 03.02.2014 | College
Antonia Cereijido

All the films I've mentioned deal with the idea of projection. The characters ask themselves: What kind of image am I projecting? How do people see me?

My Favorite Films of 2013

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's the time of year when critics release their lists of the year's best films. It feels like a competitive sport -- or a provocation, which all of these lists are, by nature. As in: "This is my list of the best films. If you don't agree, you're wrong."

Movie Review: The Wolf of Wall Street

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.21.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Why would Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio lend their considerable talents to a project so devoid of anything resembling humanity, except in its most base and venal form? Why would anyone want to watch this movie -- and what would they come away with?

One More List Of 2013's Best Movies

Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.19.2014 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

As it has been written, 2013 was a pretty great year for movies. So great, in fact, that a simple top-10 list seems inadequate at best and incomplete at worst. As such, here's my list of the 29 best movies of 2013, a surfeit of titles that still manages to leave off pretty good movies like "Fruitvale Station," "Man of Steel," "Prisoners," "The Place Beyond The Pines," "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," "Lee Daniels' The Butler," "The To-Do List," all the Scarlett Johansson parts in "Don Jon" ...

Matthew Jacobs

17 Best Movie Moments Of 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.23.2013 | Entertainment

From the breathtaking 17-minute opening of "Gravity" to the uplifting "Let It Go" sequence from "Frozen," 2013 came with an abundance of unforgettable...

Christopher Rosen

The 17 Best Movies Of 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

The first film released in 2013 was "Texas Chainsaw 3D"; it does not appear on this list of the year's best movies. Represented here, however, is the ...

FAAALL BREEEEAAAAK!!!!

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.11.2013 | Comedy

Put away your bikinis and grab some hot apple cider, because the logical sequel to "Spring Breakers" has arrived just in time for fall. "Fall Break...

Shocking James Franco Role Pushed For Oscar

The Huffington Post | Kelsey McQuade | Posted 10.11.2013 | Entertainment

It seems that the "fever dream" that is "Spring Breakers" isn't exactly over yet. With Oscar nominations fast approaching, A24, the movie's distributo...

James Franco Tattoo Added to List of Worst Portrait Tattoos Ever

Sarah Beauchamp | Posted 11.16.2013 | Celebrity
Sarah Beauchamp

After watching Harmony Korine's guns/boobs/drugs-filled drama Spring Breakers, this guy decided it would be a good idea to get Franco's character from the movie, rapper Alien, permanently inked onto his body.

'Consider This Sh-t': Franco Gets Wild Oscar Campaign

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.03.2013 | Entertainment

With the Telluride Film Festival having wrapped up for the year, and the Toronto International Film Festival set to start this week, awards season is ...

Don't Waste Your Last Few Weeks Of Summer 2013!

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

This simply isn't true anymore: Time is running out! So here's what you're going to do: Learn to dance like Leo. G...

Her 'Spring Breakers' Follow Up

Posted 07.31.2013 | Entertainment

Spring break, forever: According to TheWrap, Vanessa Hudgens is in talks to star in "Kitchen Sink," a high-concept genre riff that focuses on a group ...

AND THEY'RE OFF

Mike Hogan | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Hogan

Welcome to For Your Consideration, HuffPost Entertainment's breakdown of all things Oscar. Between now and March 2, 2014, executive arts and entertainment editor Michael Hogan and entertainment editor Christopher Rosen will chat about awards season and which films will make the most noise at the 86th annual Academy Awards.

Movie Review: The Bling Ring

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.13.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Imitation is supposed to be the sincerest form of flattery. But what if you want to imitate someone so badly that you're willing to steal from them? Where does that fall on the sincerity meter?

Mike Ryan

Director Hurt By James Franco's Comments

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment

Justin Lin has achieved mass success by directing the last four installments of "The Fast and the Furious" franchise, including the newest entry, "Fas...

New Couple Alert!

Posted 04.15.2013 | Celebrity

It hasn't yet been a month since Ashley Benson confirmed her split from her boyfriend of one year, Ryan Good, and already she's moving on. Since t...

Selena Gomez & Vanessa Hudgens Get Invitation From Playboy

Posted 04.14.2013 | Celebrity

Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens waved goodbye to their days as Disney darlings with the release of "Spring Breakers," and their hard partying ways in...

Some More Books: Part 3

James Franco | Posted 06.12.2013 | Entertainment
James Franco

Teddy Wayne's novel The Love Song of Jonny Valentine tracks the faltering tour of an 11-year-old pop singer in the mold of Justin Bieber. In Wayne's novel, one of the most salient aspects is the way that this young mind has been shaped by his unique position as a pop star.

The Color of Invincibility in Spring Breakers

Gideon Resnick | Posted 06.02.2013 | College
Gideon Resnick

Harmony Korine likes to shock and awe. He's the boy who would line up first in biology class to dissect a frog; the one who would bring home road kill...

Scalia Presents 'Spring Breakers' Quotes

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 03.27.2013 | Comedy

Today, the Supreme Court will give their opinion on the Defense of Marriage Act, and one player has made a name from himself throughout the proceeding...

10 Steamy Threesome Scenes

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 03.26.2013 | Entertainment

Steamy sex scenes are nothing new to the silver screen, but when you take the number of participants from two to three, things can get interesting. ...

How Did 'Spring Breakers' Do At The Box Office

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.25.2013 | Entertainment

"Spring Breakers" media saturation was constant, y'all, in the weeks leading up to the film's wide release on March 22, and that push appears to have ...

James Franco's Grandma On 'Spring Breakers'

Posted 03.24.2013 | Entertainment

"Spring Breakers" is quite the polarizing film. The movie has been called "unforgettable," "a druggy, violent, hypersexualized tale," "twisted," and "...

The Phrase Everyone Is Using To Describe 'Spring Breakers'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.22.2013 | Entertainment

"Spring Breakers," that cultural phenomenon about scantily clad college co-eds and James Franco's "sh-t," may also have another name: "fever dream." ...