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Boiling It Down: Way Out West

Harold Nonken | Posted 04.11.2014 | Comedy
Harold Nonken

The right to bear arms is enshrined in the Constitution. It made a great deal of sense, at a time when people were saying, "Give me a home where the b...

Is Matthew McConaughey The New Johnny Depp?

Matthew Jacobs | Posted 03.05.2014 | Entertainment
Matthew Jacobs

It would seem Depp -- once known as one of Hollywood's go-to weirdos, and a marketable one who became a heartthrob and box-office superstar -- has traded places with McConaughey, a former laughing stock of all things critically acclaimed.

Finalists For Best Makeup And Hairstyling Oscar Revealed

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

The Academy has unveiled the shortlist for the Best Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar, giving us the seven films in consideration for the category's three ...

Big Hollywood Split Confirmed

Posted 09.21.2013 | Entertainment

Jerry Bruckheimer and Walt Disney Studios have decided to end the long-standing relationship that existed between the prolific producer and film compa...

Sasha Belenky

Jeff Bezos, The Mecca Of Cool, Confessions Of Innocent Men, And More Must-Reads

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Belenky | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

1. The Man Who Sees The Future The news this week that Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, purchased The Washington Post for $250 million led many t...

Bombs Threaten Hollywood

Gina Hall | Posted 10.07.2013 | Entertainment
Gina Hall

I like to see big summer movies in the theater, I really do. It's my hope that the disappointing box-office receipts wake up the studios, and spur riskier ventures that attempt to keep up with what's going on in the online world.

Star: Critics 'Slit The Jugular' Of My Movie

Posted 08.05.2013 | Entertainment

"The Lone Ranger" stands as one of the summer's biggest flops, with just $175 million in global grosses against its massive budget. The reviews weren'...

The Death of the Original Summer Blockbuster

Ben Zweifach | Posted 10.01.2013 | Entertainment
Ben Zweifach

Now, studios aren't even bothering to re-package anything; they're just packaging the same thing all over again, and leaving the titles untouched -- a whole new level of creative laziness.

Producer Thinks 'Lone Ranger' Will Be Remembered As 'Wonderful Film'

Posted 07.30.2013 | Entertainment

Jerry Bruckheimer is nothing if not positive. The legendary producer behind such films as "Top Gun," "Beverly Hills Cop," "Days of Thunder," "Bad Boys...

Meatless Monday: Tough Times for Superheroes

Ellen Kanner | Posted 09.28.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

The Lone Ranger, Iron Man (III), Superman -- all the summer blockbuster superheroes put together aren't going to save the world. That will take a particular kind of special effect -- cooling down our overheated planet and replenishing our damaged food supply.

SUMMER OF FLOPS

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- On and off screen, it's been a bruising summer for Hollywood. Every weekend, the multiplex has been under siege like it has rarely been b...

New Controversy Plagues 'Lone Ranger'

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 07.24.2013 | Entertainment

Disney's adaptation of "The Lone Ranger" can't seem to escape its bad luck. The film was first caught up in controversy earlier this year when som...

Why Comic-Con Is Dangerous to Our Intellectual Health

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.22.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Comic-Con -- and all that it represents -- is yet another pointless distraction, a way to keep the masses occupied while all the other important stuff goes down.

Movie Review: Red 2 - 2 Little, 2 Late

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.18.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Apropos of nothing, here's one of those chicken/egg quandaries: Which is more unnecessary: a sequel or a remake? They're often the same thing.

The MovieFilm Podcast: Unpacking Pacific Rim

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.13.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Lots to listen for in the latest MovieFilm show! After listening to the audio from my exclusive interview with directors Jim Rash & Nat Faxon about their lovely new film The Way Way Back.

Movie Review Series Just Seen It Begins Season 3 on PBS

Zorianna Kit | Posted 09.11.2013 | Entertainment
Zorianna Kit

Saturday night, PBS kicks off its third season of the movie review series Just Seen It. The show begins its current 13 episode run reviewing the horr...

WATCH: Johnny Depp, Mayor Of Creede?

Posted 07.12.2013 | Denver

Mark this as a win for Creede. While the box office may be having second thoughts about Disney's remake of The Lone Ranger, actor Johnny Depp didn'...

ReThink Review: The Lone Ranger - Tonto Redeemed, Djisney Unchained?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 09.10.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Was The Lone Ranger doomed by early (and correct) reports that the film is unusually violent for a PG-13 movie, especially one aimed at kids and families? And is the character of Tonto finally allowed to rise above the role of sidekick and noble savage?

'Lone Ranger' Fail Could Cost Disney $150 Million

Posted 07.08.2013 | Entertainment

Uh-oh, Silver: According to THR, Disney could face up to $150 million in losses because of "The Lone Ranger," the latest high-profile film this summer...

What Happened To The Old Johnny Depp?

Matthew Jacobs | Posted 09.04.2013 | Entertainment
Matthew Jacobs

Johnny Depp made a name for himself by playing eccentric characters, each more interesting than the last. Lately he's exchanged that legacy for one that's saturated in populist fare and dull executions. What happened to the old Johnny Depp?

ALREADY FLOPPING

ew.com | Posted 07.28.2014 | Entertainment

Disney's ultra-expensive western "The Lone Ranger" stumbled out of the gate on Wednesday, wrangling a terrible $9.7 million, which puts it on pace for...

Zaki's Review: The Lone Ranger

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.02.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Disney's big budget opus The Lone Ranger is a bit too long and a bit too uneven at times. But the high stakes project, which re-teams global superstar Johnny Depp with his Pirates of the Carribean helmer Gore Verbinski, is also undeniably fun.

The Lone Ranger Is Not Your Typical Disney Family Film

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 09.02.2013 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

This is not your father's Lone Ranger and this is not your father's Disney family film offering.

Everything Wrong With 'Pirates Of The Caribbean'

Posted 07.02.2013 | Comedy

What better way to get yourself amped up for Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski’s newest action film, "The Lone Ranger" than with a look back at all the...

'I Wasn't Ever Blockbuster Material'

AP | NICOLE EVATT | Posted 09.01.2013 | Entertainment

SANTA FE, N.M. — It may be difficult to separate Johnny Depp from his "Pirates" character Jack Sparrow, but the actor recalls a time before the ...