Brendan Fraser celebrated for comeback role in ‘The Whale’

VENICE, Italy (AP) — Brendan Fraser is having a moment at the Venice International Film Festival. The once ubiquitous movie star of “The Mummy” franchise and “George of the Jungle” had, in the last decade, backed away from the spotlight. But Fraser is charting what could be a major comeback starting with his transformative role … Read more

Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ pulls into station with $30.1M

NEW YORK (AP) — The stylized action romp “Bullet Train,” starring Brad Pitt, arrived with a $30.1 million opening weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday, as the last big movie of Hollywood’s summer recovery landed in theaters. The “Bullet Train” debut for Sony Pictures was solid but unspectacular for a movie that cost $90 million … Read more

Netflix may be missing an opportunity in horror movies

A button for launching the Netflix application is seen on a remote control in this photo illustration in Warsaw, Poland on April 25, 2019. Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty Images There’s a big money question haunting Netflix. In recent years, the streamer has spent big on flashy, blockbuster-style action movies like “The Gray Man” … Read more

Rebecca Hall’s 7-Minute Monologue in ‘Resurrection’ Is a Tour de Force

Show, don’t tell. Normally, that’s a cardinal rule in movie-making—at least for everyone other than Aaron Sorkin. Using copious amounts of dialogue can be seen as a narrative crutch, a missed opportunity for actors to use their bodies to tell the stories on the page. This is what can make monologues so powerful in the … Read more

Diane Keaton Spills Details on Why She Has Dated So Many of Her Co-Stars

diane Keaton is sitting in the rooftop bar of one Rome’s most exclusive hotels. She is offered a glass of water but she wrinkles her nose. “I think we’ll have a real drink,” says the 76-year-old Oscar-winner before two glasses of Lillet, a French aperitif, arrive at the table. As we clink our glasses in … Read more

Yep, my father really catfished me

And you thought your family was nuts. In “I Love My Dad,” comic Patton Oswalt plays an estranged father who makes some wildly bad decisions in his quest to reconnect with his son. While Oswalt’s previous work includes performing a song called “The Cringe” on an episode of “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” that pales next to the … Read more

AMC takes aim at massive debt burden with ‘APE’ special dividend

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. took Wall Street by surprise with the announcement of its “APE” special dividend after market close on Thursday. This, of course, is a company that is no stranger to bold moves, as evidenced by the movie theater chain’s $27.9 million investment in gold and silver miner Hycroft Mining Holding Corp. HYMC, … Read more

Pete Davidson and Co. kill

Did Mr. Sweetgreen kill Miss Uber with the meme in the TikTok? That’s the modern vibe of the new 20-something horror film “Bodies Bodies Bodies.” Sure, serial killers are scary, but not as much as being in your 20s today. Or, hell, simply being around people in their 20s. One friend suggested to me after … Read more

Could Dwayne The Rock Johnson Be The Post-Snyder Guide To The DCEU With Black Adam?

ever since Justice League crashed and burned at the box office, fans have been wondering what Warner Bros.’ plan was to move forward with the DC Films division. stand-alone movies like joker and The Batman have been big box office draws, and James Gunn’s peacemaker became a huge hit for HBO Max, but the lack … Read more

‘Batgirl’ movie gets ‘shelved’ by Warner Bros: source

Holy millions down the drain, Batman! The DC Comics film “Batgirl” will be completely “shelved” by Warner Bros., a top Hollywood source told The Post. That means it won’t hit theaters or the streaming service HBO Max. Fans won’t see it. The reportedly $70 million movie (the source said the budget was actually more than … Read more