Hollywood’s Historic Egyptian Theatre Undergoes Retrofit For “Rare” 35mm Nitrate Film Projection

Hollywood’s Egyptian Theatre will soon have the capability to screen “rare and fragile” 35mm nitrate film prints thanks to a film preservation project undertaken by The Film Foundation, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and Turner Classic Movies, in conjunction with the American Cinematheque.
“When I was told that one of the most beautiful movie theaters in the country could be retrofitted for nitrate projection, I was overjoyed, moved, and excited by the…

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Lena Dunham And America Fererra String Up Donald Trump For Receptive DNC Crowd

“I’m Lena Dunham, and according to Donald Trump my body is probably like a 2,” Dunham said, introding herself at the DNC, where she appeared with America Ferrera.
“I’m America Ferrera and, according to Donald Trump, I’m probably a rapist,” Ferrera chimed in, though she is not from Mexico.
“We know what you’re all thinking,” Dunham jumped back in. “Why should you care what some television celebrity has to say about politics?”
“We feel the same way. But he is the Republican…

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Lena Dunham, America Ferrera Slam Donald Trump in DNC Appearance: ‘He’s Making America Hate Again’

Lena Dunham and America Ferrera, two longtime supporters of Hillary Clinton, appeared on stage at the Democratic National Convention and immediately turned their target to Donald Trump. “I am Lena Dunham and according to Donald Trump is probably a 2,” she said. “I am America Ferrera and according to Donald Trump, I am probably a… Read more »

Akiva Goldsman Writing ‘Caves of Steel’ Sci-Fi Movie for Fox (EXCLUSIVE)

Fox has hired Akiva Goldsman to adapt its sci-fi mystery “The Caves of Steel,” based on the Isaac Asimov novel, Variety has learned exclusively. The studio set up the project in 2011 with Fox-based Simon Kinberg with Henry Hobson directing. Asimov’s story is set 1,000 years in the future when Earth has become overrun with… Read more »

Pierce Brosnan Joins Dave Bautista in Soccer Drama ‘Final Score’

Pierce Brosnan has come on board Scott Mann’s soccer thriller “Final Score” opposite Dave Bautista, Alexandra Dinu and Julian Cheung. Signature Entertainment’s Marc Goldberg is producing alongside The Fyzz Facility’s Robert Jones, James Harris, Mark Lane, and Wayne Marc Godfrey. Babak Eftekhari will co-produce, with Elizabeth Williams executive producing. Highland Film Group’s Arianne Fraser and… Read more »

Bernie Sanders Fights Back Tears as Brother Casts Vote

Senator Bernie Sanders fought back tears during an emotional moment during Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention. His brother Larry Sanders cast his vote for his younger brother in a heartfelt speech during the roll-call vote. “I want to bring before this convention the names of our parents Eli Sanders and Dorothy Glassberg Sanders. They did not… Read more »

Father John Misty Releases “Real Love Baby,” Rejects Burrito Money

NEWPORT, RI - JULY 23:  Joshua Tillman "Father John Misty" performs during the Newport Folk Festival at Fort Adams State Park on July 23, 2016 in Newport, Rhode Island.  (Photo by Douglas Mason/Getty Images)It’s been a whole day since our last post about Father John Misty, so hey, it’s about time for an update! In all seriousness, some of us are feeling a little bit of Father John Misty news fatigue right about now. But we at Stereogum pride ourselves on being the world’s premiere source for … More »

‘Bernie or Bust’ Protesters Storm the Press Tent at Democratic Convention

The “Bernie or Bust” supporters protested Hillary Clinton’s nomination as the Democratic presidential candidate by staging a silent protest at the press tent at the Wells Fargo Arena. The delegates walked out of Tuesday’s Democratic National Convention chanting “The World is Watching” and marched straight into the press area, where the police barricaded them in… Read more »