‘Nerve’ Box Office Takes Est. $2.3M Thursday To Cull $6M In Three Days For Lionsgate

Updated Friday, 6:44 AM: Nerve continued its early run last night and grossed another estimated $2.3M for Lionsgate to head into its three-day weekend with $6M already in the till for this YA thriller. The film was released in previews on Tuesday and then rolled out wide on Wednesday, bowing early to give it time to breathe and as not to compete with another female demo movie releasing today: the comedy Bad Moms which is also bound to get a high CinemaScore tonight and…

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LeBron James, Scooter Braun Convinced Justin Bieber To Turn Down $5M RNC Gig

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 22: Recording artist Justin Bieber (L) and manager Scooter Braun attend the 2015 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 22, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/AMA2015/FilmMagic)I recently wrote a piece about the many ways LeBron James supports his fellow Ohioans. It seems James is also working in the interest of America as a whole. TMZ reports that James was among those who helped convince Justin Bieber not to play a concert in Cleveland tangentially affiliated with the Republican … More »

Watch Katy Perry & Carole King Sing At The DNC

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 28:  Katy Perry performs on the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center on July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Democratic National Convention kicked off July 25.  (Photo by Paul Morigi/WireImage)Last night, in a historic moment, Hillary Clinton became the first woman ever to accept a major party’s nomination for President of the United States. The Democratic National Convention had already featured live music from people like Paul Simon and Boyz II Men, and during last night’s festivities, it got some more. Katy Perry, … More »

Q&A: ‘Tallulah’ Director Sian Heder on Working With Ellen Page, Allison Janney and a Baby

Writer and director Sian Heder’s new film “Tallulah” explores the concept of motherhood — specifically whether someone can and should be a mother. Ellen Page stars as the free-spirited Tallulah and Allison Janney plays Morgan, the mother of Tallulah’s boyfriend. The film follows its titular character in a haphazard effort to rescue a neglected baby and convince Morgan… Read more »

Richard Kind, The Last Martin O’Malley Supporter, Attends DNC For Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’

Some Bernie Sanders supporters scarfed beans as part of a fart-in protest at the DNC in Philly,  Stephen Colbert noted at the top of his final night of DNC live shows.
“Some might question this tactic, but it’s part of a long tradition of political activism,” Colbert continued, nothing it was Patrick Henry who said, “Give me liberty or pull my finger.”

But Sanders did not have the corner on disappointed delegates.
“I felt it was important to come here, even though my…

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Watch The National Debut “Prom Song 13th Century” With St. Vincent In LA

The National and St. VincentIt’s now been more than three years since the National released Trouble Will Find Me, their last album. Members of the band have kept themselves plenty busy with various other projects, but it seems more and more like the band is warming up to drop something new on us. In their live shows, they’ve … More »

‘The Wailing’ Wins Top Prize at Bucheon Fantasy Festival

Local director Na Hong-jin’s “The Wailing” was named as winner of the Bucheon Choice award at the 20th Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, Korea’s largest genre movie festival. The occult thriller which premiered in Cannes also won the NH Audience award. The film was recently released in Korea and scored a smashing $49.5 million (KRW55.7 billion) at the… Read more »