BREAKING MOVIE NEWS
James Franco is already an actor, writer, director, poet, and former Oscar host, and now he's trying his hand at film criticism. And, as you probably guessed, these are not your average movie reviews.
Bryan Cranston and James Franco are teaming together for mainstream comedy Why Him?, which is being overseen by frequent Ben Stiller collaborator, John Hamburg.
Park Sang-hak went to desperate measures to get The Interview into North Korea, as he tried to drive trucks filled with DVDs into the country. Unfortunately, he failed miserably.
Harmony Korine's next film The Trap has assembled an all-star cast in the shape of Idris Elba, Robert Pattinson, James Franco and Al Pacino.
The Interview has had a heck of a ride from the outset with its theater release threatened with 9/11-style attacks through the infamous Sony hacks, which later saw the film's release suppressed through its smaller SVOD distribution path. Now, thanks to some dedicated protestors, the film will expand its release with a very bizarre release in North Korea.
Have you ever seen Will Ferrell really flip his shit? Well, actually, he did that a little bit of that in Old School. And in Anchorman. And in Zoolander. And Elf. So, in most of his films there’s at least one major freakout moment. His latest one in the upcoming movie Zeroville might take the cake, though.
The controversy surrounding The Interview has been one of the most highly tracked in recent memory. But, as pointed out by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler in their 2015 Golden Globes opener, the controversy was more interesting than the movie. The film has received a ton of harsh criticism in America by reviewers, but what do the people of North Korea think about The interview?
An editor who worked on the comedy has now said in an interview about The Interview that one significant scene was toned down, though it was a creative choice, and not one mandated by the studio
The Interview is about to get an even wider aperture. Sony has reached agreements with many big U.S. cable and satellite providers to distribute the film via pay-per-view and video-on-demand services.
People across Asia have been downloading and watching The Interview in their thousands. And I think we all know why.
As we get closer and closer to the movie’s initial Christmas Day release date, we are finding out about more and more ways that you might be able to watch the controversial comedy… starting as early as TODAY!
What we don’t know, yet, if this is just a slight trickle of theaters, or if a floodgate of supporting locations are suddenly about to be announced. Obviously, people are chomping at the bit to be able to see Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s The Interview, for various reasons.
Sony had a tough decision to make after the infamous hackers demanded they bury the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy The Interview as deep into their archives as they could: either release the film and potentially risk the safety of many, or cancel its release until further measures are taken. As we all know, the studio went with the latter, and at least some Americans agreed with the choice.
This has to be our retaliation, right? There’s no other explanation as to North Korea suddenly being offline other than the fact that President Obama told his top tech geeks to unplug the hostile nation while he was vacationing in Hawaii with his family.
In light of the current situation with Seth Rogen and James Franco, there's been heavy discussion about the duo’s future work, including Pineapple Express 2.
Jonah Hill and James Franco show off their dramatic chops in the first trailer for their intriguing thriller, True Story.
Paramount is blocking theaters from hosting screenings of Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s Team America: World Police in place of Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s The Interview, according to Tweets posted by the theaters.
You know who hasn’t responded on social media yet? Seth Rogen, whose last Tweet was about Birdman. Like us, he probably doesn’t know what to say in the wake of this increasingly bizarre story.
Much smaller chains like Celebration! Cinemas and Malco Theatres told Variety they had yet to make their decision on whether to screen the film. But fear of attacks, or the fear of violent outbursts at theaters carrying the movie, appear to have blocked The Interview from opening on Christmas Day.
The situation with Sony's hacking problems has lead to the demand we were all waiting to drop. Read on to find out what this says about The Interview, and just who might be making these demands.