They were known as the master puppeteers behind the jovial and adorable Muppets characters, but Jim Henson and Frank Oz directed a nightmarish project in 1982: The Dark Crystal. The Universal Pictures feature about an elfin creature in search of a crystal shard that promises to restore balance and unity to his alien world was marketed as a family film, despite some frightening scenes that startled… Continue reading Watch a Cool, Freaky, Fan-Made Director's Cut of Jim Henson's 'The Dark Crystal'
“Snow White and the Huntsman,” which hits theaters this weekend, is just the latest big-screen reinterpretation of a timeless fairy tale, a genre that has gone on to produce some of the coolest, most eye-catching imagery in history.
Over the years, artists have offered their own unique take on the world of fantasy, inspired by everything from the whimsical style of Walt Disney to the magic and monsters of Jim Henson.
So… Continue reading Fairy-Tale Movie Art: 'Snow White,' 'The Dark Crystal' And More (PHOTOS)
Hugh Hefner on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter
The he said-she said continues.
It seemed like the war of words ended in July between Hugh Hefner and Crystal Harris after the Playboy founder said his former fiancée “lied” when she told Howard Stern they only had sex once… Continue reading Hugh Hefner: Crystal Harris & I Had Sex 'Once a Week'
If newly minted Oscar ceremony producer Brett Ratner is serious in his stated intent to make the show funny again, Billy Crystal has an emcee nomination: himself.
According to the Los Angeles Times’ Awards Tracker blog, Crystal announced on Friday that he’d be willing to return to the Academy Awards podium for the ninth time next winter. He hasn’t hosted since 2004, but… Continue reading Should Billy Crystal Host the Oscars Again?
“I just want to move forward,” she says on the day she was to marry Hugh Hefner… Continue reading Crystal Harris: Vegas Pool Party Instead of Marrying Hugh Hefner