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Oh, so you say the rumors that Justin Timberlake has been tapped to play Daddy Warbucks aren’t true, Sony? That’s OK, there are plenty of other musicians-turned-actors who would be perfect for the role.

In case you haven’t heard, yes, rumors are flying that Mr. Suit and Tie may star opposite Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis (“Beasts of the Southern Wild”) as the iconic super-rich, musically-inclined adoptive father in the remake of… Continue reading Moviefone 5: Musicians/Actors Who Could Play Daddy Warbucks in the 'Annie' Reboot

Though “Skyfall” was the most successful James Bond movie in the franchise’s history, director Sam Mendes won’t be on board for the next in the series.

He told Empire magazine it was “a very difficult decision,” but he’s committed to other projects — including a theatrical production of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

The Oscar winner for “American Beauty” made “Skyfall” the most brooding, personal, and perhaps soul-searching Bond movie yet. So… Continue reading Moviefone 5: Our Wacky Choices for the Director of the Next James Bond Movie

No movie genre commits to excess quite like horror. And that commitment to over-the-top tension, gore, and body count often translates to an overabundance of sequels.

For instance, the number of follow-ups to now-classic franchises like “Halloween,” “Scream,” “Friday the 13th,” and “Nightmare on Elm Street” runs into the double digits, and, for the most part, they never quite live up to the original.

However, there are a handful of sequels that… Continue reading Moviefone 5: The Most Essential Horror Movie Sequels

Emmy Rossum may have loved her role as destructive, glowy-eyed caster Ridley in the upcoming “Beautiful Creatures,” but, as she recently revealed to Moviefone, she used to be in love with Macaulay Culkin.

Read on for Rossum’s Moviefone 5: five quick questions, five fun reveals.

1. If you could switch careers for a day, what job would you like to try?Astronaut.

2. Who was your first movie-star crush?Macaulay Culkin. Full-on. I was seven… Continue reading Emmy Rossum's Macaulay Culkin Crush? Actress Reveals Her Moviefone 5

After the Oscar contenders were announced this week, emotions ran high. You might have experienced various sensations — shock, excitement, sadness.

However, if you haven’t seen any of the films yet and are worried where to start, no problem. Luckily, your cineaste Moviefone editors are here for you this awards season. In the lead up to the Oscars, you’re going to hear a lot of things — some good, some great… Continue reading Oscars Nominations 2013: Moviefone Staff Picks For This Year's Best Picture Flicks