Movie Blog Archives - October 2011

October 2011 Archive

Exclusive: Cinna from 'The Hunger Games' Character Poster Premiere!

By: John Halecky on October 27, 2011 at 10:00AM Comments (9)

Cinna from 'The Hunger Games'The character posters for eight of the cast of The Hunger Games are hitting all over the web and we have the exclusive character poster debut for Cinna, Katniss's stylist, who designs and makes all of her very elaborate outfits for the games. He will be played by rocker Lenny Kravitz in the movie. Cinna is described as always wearing simple black clothes...


Submit Your Questions to the 'Breaking Dawn' Cast

By: Lizerne Guiting on October 27, 2011 at 8:11AM Comments (48)

Breaking Dawn castThe Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 cast members have been busy getting ready for all the premieres and the press junket right before the Nov. 18 opening – which means we'll be getting a chance to interview them soon. If you've got a great question in mind, sound off in our comments section below, and we'll give you a shout out when we interview the cast...


Pregnant Bella, Capt. Jack Sparrow Dominate Fandango Halloween Costume Poll

By: Derrick Deane on October 26, 2011 at 5:18PM Comments

Recently we polled thousands of Fandango users to see who they'd be dressing up as for Halloween and as expected, two well-known characters from blockbuster franchises came out on top. Find out who else made the list, check out the photo gallery in our Halloween Guide and let us know what you will be for Halloween.


Fox Searchlight Embraces NC-17 Rating for 'Shame'

By: Derrick Deane on October 26, 2011 at 4:32PM Comments (2)

Fox Searchlight is embracing the NC-17 rating given to Steve McQueen's Shame, hoping to spearhead acceptance of the rating and help shake off the scarlet letter mentality. Will you be checking out Shame when it hits theaters December 2? Will the rating hurt the movie's chances of drawing an audience and awards nominations?


Trailers: 'The Pirates! A Band of Misfits,' '11-11-11' and Miyazaki’s 'The Secret World of Arriety'

By: Derrick Deane on October 26, 2011 at 4:22PM Comments (1)

The latest Hayao Miyazaki animated feature film, The Secret World of Arriety, gets the English-dubbing treatment and a new domestic trailer. Meanwhile, The Pirates! releases an international trailer and Saw director Darren Lynn Bousman looks to scare up some box office buzz with 11-11-11.


Sylvester Stallone Sued for 'The Expendables' Storyline

By: Derrick Deane on October 26, 2011 at 4:10PM Comments (3)

In a lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court, writer Marcus Webb is suing Sylvester Stallone for stealing the storyline to last summer’s The Expendables, claiming that it is strikingly similar and contains an identical scene from a script he previously wrote. Do you think that Webb has a case here or is this just a coincidence?


Eddie Murphy Says 'Beverly Hills Cop 4' is Dead, Hints at TV Series

By: Mike Bracken on October 26, 2011 at 1:32PM Comments

Eddie Murphy doesn’t do a lot of interviews these days, so when Rolling Stone got the comedian/actor to sit down for a lengthy chat about his life and career recently, no one was sure what to expect. Turns out, Murphy’s still a funny and engaging guy and he dropped some bombshells about his plans for the future too.


Kerry Washington to Lead Tarantino's 'Django Unchained'

By: Erik Davis on October 26, 2011 at 1:19PM Comments

Though Quentin Tarantino initially wanted to discover a new actress for the lead female role in his new film Django Unchained, his heart kept leading him back to an early choice of his in actress Kerry Washington, who after a long, hard casting search has officially landed the role of Broomhilda. What do you think of the casting choice?


Brad Bird Talks 'The Incredibles' Sequel

By: Todd Gilchrist on October 26, 2011 at 1:10PM Comments (2)

In an exclusive interview with, Brad Bird, director of the upcoming Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, says that there’s a good reason that there hasn’t been a sequel to The Incredibles, the one film among Pixar’s canon that seems most ripe for a follow-up: he hasn’t been working on one. Would you like to see an Incredibles sequel?


Edward Tells Bella 'Don't Take Too Long' in New 'Breaking Dawn' Honeymoon Clip

By: Derrick Deane on October 25, 2011 at 6:04PM Comments

Access Hollywood has just released the latest Breaking Dawn - Part 1 clip with this latest look into the much-buzzed about honeymoon scene. Take a look at the new clip and let us know what you think Twihards!


Peter Jackson to Direct 'Tintin' Sequel

By: Derrick Deane on October 25, 2011 at 5:32PM Comments (1)

With The Adventures of Tintin opening internationally tomorrow, Peter Jackson has confirmed that he would direct the sequel once he's done with The Hobbit. Steven Spielberg, who directed this first Tintin adventure says the script is ready for the sequel titled Prisoners of the Sun. Based on what you've seen so far, are you up for more Tintin in the near future?


Trailers: 'Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace 3D,' Angelina Jolie's 'In the Land of Blood and Honey,' Scorsese's 'Hugo'

By: Derrick Deane on October 25, 2011 at 5:15PM Comments (1)

Jar Jar is back as the first trailer for the 3D re-release of Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace is released. While you're reminiscing about 1999 when the un-3D version screened, check out the latest trailer for Martin Scorses's Hugo and In the Land of Blood and Honey, written and directed by Angelina Jolie.


Sony Courting Aaron Sorkin to Write Steve Jobs Biopic

By: Derrick Deane on October 25, 2011 at 4:57PM Comments

It's been barely three weeks since the death of Apple CEO and technology titan Steve Jobs and the wheels are already turning on a movie about his life with Sony in the process of securing film rights for Job's upcoming autobiography. Now word that the studio is courting Aaron Sorkin to write the script. Like? Dislike?


American Cinematheque Showcases German Films

By: Derrick Deane on October 25, 2011 at 4:45PM Comments

The Goethe-Institute Los Angeles and The American Cinematheque are teaming up to present the best of German cinema at the 5th Annual German Currents Showcase. Check out the full line-up which includes a Cannes Film Festival award winner and The Poll Diaries starring Paula Beer.


More DVD Tuesday: 'Jurassic Park Ultimate Trilogy': Details and Extras on the High-Def Release

By: Stacie Hougland on October 25, 2011 at 4:24PM Comments

The trilogy gets an upgrade after all these years with this handsome set from Universal that includes all three movies in high-def, plus an exhaustive making-of documentary--you'll have enough info to make your own dino movie.


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