Production on Charlie Kaufman‘s crowdfunded Anomalisa — an animated short about a depressed motivational speaker — started last November. While we wait to see more of the project, let’s turn our attention to an announcement from FX (via Vulture) that the director is developing a half-hour comedy for the network called How and Why. The sitcom will be focused on an idiot savant-type character that… Continue reading 'Being John Malkovich's Charlie Kaufman is Creating a TV Show -- Here's What It's About
Fans were asked to like the Iron Man 3 Facebook page, and in return they were given a 15-second tease of the eventual Iron Man 3 trailer, which will go live on Apple this Tuesday, October 23. The 15 seconds ain’t much, but it does give us a couple looks at Iron Man and Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), teasing some serious danger for Pepper… Continue reading 'Iron Man 3' Teaser Trailer Preview: Here's a First Look at Marvel's Next Superhero Movie
Guys, everybody’s tired of the Grammys, even the Grammys itself. This year the venerable awards show basically threw in the towel, opting to just give every award to Adele (who deserved them all, but still) while also carting out a bunch of old white dudes your dad used to be really into. You know something’s wrong when the Foo Fighters somehow represent the modern state of rock and roll, and… Continue reading Here's How the 2012 Grammys Went Down, Basically (PHOTO RECAP)
I don’t put a lot of stock in the Academy Awards. Oh sure, I love that we get a fancy awards show that spotlights movies, but the program comes with so much irritating baggage that I can’t help but try and tune it out until Oscar night actually appears.
But I recently saw an excellent indie film that deserves mention for a variety of things, but most… Continue reading Here's Why 'Martha Marcy May Marlene' Should Be Nominated for Best Editing
At last, one of How I Met Your Mother‘s great mysteries—the identity of the fabled “Slutty Pumpkin”—will reveal itself to patient fans. Mrs. Kate Holmes-Cruise plays the character, who left Ted hanging (literally, considering he was dressed as a “hanging chad”) way back in the show’s first season. Ted first met the mystery squash in 2001, the story goes, back when hanging chads were still a thing—but Ted lost her… Continue reading How I Met Your Mother: Here's Your First Look at Katie Holmes as the Fabled Slutty Pumpkin (PHOTOS)