Buddy-cop comedies used to be all of the rage back in the day. Heck, in the 1980s, movie studios were legally required to make every other movie a cop comedy. (Note: May not be historically accurate.) They waned a bit in the ’90s, but then Rush Hour came along and seemed to reinvigorate audience’s appetites for mismatched cops coming together to take down… Continue reading A 'Rush Hour' TV Show Is Coming from the Creator of 'Scrubs'
Two-time Academy Award-winner Ron Howard delivers the exhilarating true story of a legendary rivalry that rocked the world. During the sexy and glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing, two drivers emerged as the best: gifted English playboy James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth, The Avengers) and his methodical, brilliant Austrian opponent, Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl, Inglourious Basterds). As they mercilessly clash on and off the… Continue reading Rush (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD with UltraViolet)
“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2″ slurped up the box office.
The animated Sony sequel featuring the voices of Bill Hader and Anna Faris opened in first place and earned $ 35 million in its opening weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. The original “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” nabbed $ 30.3 million during its opening weekend in 2009.
Last week’s top film… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2' Tops 'Rush,' 'Don Jon'
Chris Hemsworth is all muscle in Marvel’s “Thor” and “Avengers” movies, in which he plays the titular hammer-wielding Asgardian, so it was with some trepidation that Ron Howard cast the Australian actor as lithe Formula One driver James Hunt in the high-octane drama “Rush.”
Howard recalls, “Chris said, ‘Thor can’t even get in an F1 car — but I will be able to.'”
Hemsworth made good… Continue reading 'Thor' Star Chris Hemsworth Shed 30 Pounds for 'Rush'
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The third season of Discovery’s smash series Gold Rush, which has been averaging 4.85 million viewers (P2+) and winning the cable race on Fridays, wrapped up tonight with a live two-hour finale that may or may not have set a record for use of the word “smelting.” Discovery has confirmed to EW that the show will definitely be back… Continue reading ‘Gold Rush’ executive producer Christo Doyle on huge changes ahead in Season 4 — EXCLUSIVE