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Jodie Foster's New Movie 'The Brave One' Tops US Weekend Box Office Sales

Jodie Foster took command of the U.S. box office last weekend, as her thriller The Brave One brought in $14 million.


The Creation of Bumble Bee

On July 4th, 2007, the movie version of the 1980s cartoon Transformers hit the big screen. The biggest stars of the new movie are in fact the cars, not the actors. GM scored big in this regard, as five different GM models are featured in the movie.


Nicole Kidman Recounts "How to Marry a Millionaire"

The film "How to Marry a Millionaire" debuted in 1953 and helped to catapult Marilyn Monroe to stardom. The film, in which Monroe portrays the ditzy, yet endearing Pola Debevoise, also hosted Hollywood greats Lauren Bacall and Betty Grable as three beautiful women who, after becoming frustrated with dating cheap men, move into a posh New York City penthouse and use their feminine wiles to try and snag wealthy bachelors to marry. Another Hollywood icon, namely Nicole Kidman, has purchased the rights to this film and is set to revamp "How to Marry a Millionaire" through her 20th Century Fox-based production company, Blossom Films.


A Spoonful of Disney's Best Composer - Richard M. Sherman

Walt Disney saw more than just songwriting as the talent of Richard M. Sherman and his brother Robert B. Sherman and they were often his "troubleshooters". Although they won the Academy Award for their music in "Mary Poppins" they were even involved with the story for that classic film that many consider the pinnacle of Walt Disney's productions.


DVD Review - 300

In ancient Greece, memories were kept alive through the oral tradition of storytelling; today we have blockbuster, big-budget movies enhanced with computer-generated images to tell our stories. In this dark horse film adaptation, 300 races to the finish line ahead of the rest.


Jessica Alba Joins Mike Myers in Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment’s ’The Love Guru’ Due in Theaters June 20, 2008

Romany Malco and Verne Troyer Also Added to Cast of Comedy That Begins Shooting This September in Toronto.


Evil Witches, Fallen Star Light Up in 'Stardust'

Evil witches, a fallen star and a young man in search of his heart's desire: these are just some of the elements in the new fantasy-adventure film adapted from a novel by popular science fiction author Neil Gaiman.


Matt Damon Returns as Hero in 'The Bourne Ultimatum'

Matt Damon is back as undercover agent Jason Bourne in a new espionage action-adventure based on the best-selling books by Robert Ludlum. Alan Silverman spoke with the stars and filmmaker Paul Greengrass for this look at The Bourne Ultimatum.


Paris Hilton to Star in Movie Musical

The 26-year-old celebrity heiress will appear with Paul Sorvino and Alexa Vega in Repo! The Genetic Opera. Hilton's publicist Elliott Mintz said July 31 that the film will begin shooting in Canada in September.


Are Movie Remakes Really New Released Movies?

Oh No! Here comes another movie remake that Hollywood is releasing to the movie theaters and calling it a new released movie. Who are they kidding? Personally, when I go to the movies I want to see a film that's never been done before, not another recycled classic that Hollywood thinks they can make better with advanced special effects and lousy acting. How about you?


Romantic Comedy 'License To Wed' Takes Light Approach to Serious Subject

A new 'relationship comedy' co-stars Mandy Moore and John Krasinski as a young couple anxious to get married; but before they can march down the aisle they have to go through the intensive marriage preparation course devised by their preacher, played by irrepressible Robin Williams. Alan Silverman has a look at License To Wed.


FAQ - Which Tintin Album Will Be the First Tintin Movie

The are 23 Tintin albums to choose from written by Tintin creator Herge. The amount of material for the Tintin movie that Peter Jackson and Spielberg have to work with is huge. The debate over which will be the first Tintin album turned into a Tintin movie rages on.


User Generated Revolution in Show Business?

A new revolution is taking shape in the movie industry that challenges traditional film making to the core. Spurred by a newfound passion amongst movie lovers to create their own content, thousands are coming together to form communities that will create movies via collaboration over the web. There's no stopping this wave, as community film budgets get bigger and bigger, an ostensible threat to filmmakers, who are already struggling to get their share at the box office.


Spiderman 3 - Go And Watch It

Spiderman 3 is a movie that probably the entire world has been waiting to come out, because it promised to be a blast. I was one of those who were eagerly waiting for the movie to come out, so I didn't waste any time, and was almost first in line at the cinema waiting to buy tickets. And believe me, this movie was worth it, it was more than a blast, it was absolutely spectacular.


The Legacy Of Star Gate Sg-1: Is It More Than Meets The Eye?

A legendary science fiction series is ending. Star Gate SG-1 will begin the last season of its long run in April 2007 on the Sci-Fi Channel. This is very bad news for SG-1 Fans who have invested ten years and over 200 episodes in the long-running saga. But is there more here than meets the eye?