AMC teases ‘Fear The Walking Dead’ with first trailer

Still need that walker fix? AMC understands, heck they need it more than you do. The Season 5 finale of The Walking Dead was its highest-rated ever, with 15.8 million viewers. Coming this summer, “Fear The Walking Dead” will show how the walkers took over. It was important for the prequel to have a different more »

Jennifer Lawrence may play Patty Hearst in a biopic

Bummer that it won’t be for a John Waters’ film, but Jennifer Lawrence may play the world’s most famous heiress-with-a-machine-gun, Patty Hearst, in an upcoming biopic. Page Six reports that New Yorker contributor and CNN Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin has written a book about Hearst’s ordeal, to be published by Doubleday in 2016, and more »

But what do The Attractions say? Elvis Costello is writing a memoir

Elvis Costello will tell his story in his own words for his first memoir, and it even has a sexy title: Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink. Rolling Stone reports the tome will be released in hardback and audiobook form by Penguin on October 13. Fans can pre-order the 352-page book (a little lighter than Keith more »


Chuck Palahniuk’s “Lullaby” to receive big screen adaptation, unfortunately

Chuck Palahniuk, the world famous author of bestselling books like “Fight Club” and guru of dudebro frat boys who want to seem like they’re fans of heady literature has optioned his novel “Lullaby” to independent filmmakers Andy Mingo and Josh Leake. To take a (very) brief respite from knocking Palahniuk, “Lullaby” was inspired by the more »

The Walking Dead’s latest Season 5 casualty wasn’t that shocking

Spoilers for the latest episode of The Walking Dead to follow! Don’t say Rick Grimes, or at least his duly appointed representative Brian Allen, didn’t warn you!   It’s almost impossible to keep TV secrets these days. We’ve known for a while that Tyler James Williams would play a big role in CBS’ upcoming Criminal more »

‘Daredevil’ trailer has a shout out to ‘The Avengers’

It is almost time to binge, as Netflix’s new version of Daredevil drops April 10. Just one more month, we can wait.. ugh, is it still March? “The Theory of Everything’s” Charlie Cox will put on Matt Murdock’s mask to defend Hell’s Kitchen. Vincent D’ Onofrio will evil it up as Wilson Fisk, the city’s more »

AMC orders two seasons of prequel to “The Walking Dead”

AMC’s post- Mad Men plan involves a whole lot of familiarity. Better Call Saul is scratching that Breaking Bad itch for millions of viewers. Now according to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has picked up two seasons of a Walking Dead prequel series. As with the first season of The Walking Dead, it will have more »

Rats of NIMH reboot coming from MGM

Deadline reports that the Newbery-award winning book “” is on track to become a movie again at MGM. It has hired “Ice Age 5″ writer Michael Berg to do the script. This time the movie will be a live-action CGI hybrid. The book tells the tale of a group of superintelligent lab rats and their more »

Bruce Willis to make Broadway debut in ‘Misery’

Yippee ki-yay, Great White Way. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Bruce Willis will make his first Broadway appearance in an adaptation of Stephen King’s “Misery.” He’ll be Paul Sheldon to stage vet Elizabeth Marvel’s Annie Wilkes. Kathy Bates won an Academy Award for the 1990 movie  as the crazy nurse who seizes the opportunity to more »

Learn a little more of Ultron’s plan in latest ‘Avengers 2′ trailer

The running theme in Iron Man’s movies, and with the character in general, is that the moves he thinks will make everyone safer often have the complete opposite effect. Joss Whedon’s film universe has taken it a step further, making Tony Stark responsible for the creation of Ultron. In the comic books, Hank Pym is more »

Spielberg going back to war with “It’s What I Do”

Steven Spielberg, who gave up the chance to direct “American Sniper” during its pre-production phase, is making a movie about the Iraq and Afghanistan wars after all. According to Deadline, Spielberg will direct “,” a film based on the work of war photographer Lynsey Addario- and Jennifer Lawrence will star as Addario. The proposed film more »


Ignatius J. Swanson: “Confederacy of Dunces” stage show to star Nick Offerman

The beloved novel “A Confederacy of Dunces,” by John Kennedy Toole, has famously never been adapted for the movies, with various productions over the years running into varying types of misfortune. But now, ‘Confederacy’ is being adapted for another medium, the theater, with a familiar face in the lead role. According to the New York more »