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No film festival is crazier than Fantastic Fest, so by default no film festival is home to crazier characters. From vicious murderers to talking cats, from aliens to crime bosses, from astronauts to, um, God, this year’s slate of movies introduced all kinds of memorable characters. So you know what that means: list time. These are our 10 favorite characters from Fantastic Fest… Continue reading What Do an Alien Teacher, a Deranged Talking Cat and Matt Damon Have in Common?

You hear a lot of bad things about how movies influence people – violent films inspire school shootings and the like – so it’s always sweet when we can provide proof of the opposite. The following video does just that. Get your tissues ready because it’s about to get a little dusty in here.

Musharaf Asghar attends school at the Thornhill Academy in England. He appears… Continue reading Watch This Teacher Use 'The King's Speech' to Change One Student's Life Forever

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School is back in session for Columbia Pictures, which just announced it’s green-lit a sequel to the 2011 hit “Bad Teacher.”

Though there’s currently no deal in place with original star Cameron Diaz, director Jake Kasdan is back on board for the follow-up, as are Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky, who wrote the first film and will produce this next one alongside Kasdan. The raucous… Continue reading 'Bad Teacher' Sequel in the Works: Will Cameron Diaz Star?

  • “At Any Price” New York Premiere – 2013 Tribeca Film Festival

    NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 19: Actor Zac Efron attends the ‘At Any Price’ New York premiere during the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival on April 19, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival)

  • “At Any Price” New York Premiere – 2013 Tribeca Film Festival

    NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 19: Actor Dennis Quaid

  • ari-graynor-gi.jpgAri Graynor has landed the lead in CBS’ comedy pilot “Bad Teacher,” inspired by the 2011 hit movie starring Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel and Justin Timberlake.

    Just the movie, the “Bad Teacher” series will follow a self-centered jilted trophy wife who takes a teaching job in order to find a new husband (preferably a rich single dad of one of the students)