"War Dogs" Screenwriter on How His Experience in Iraq Helped Shape Todd Phillips" Movie

"One of the first things that Todd asked me was: 'Your script feels really, really authentic. There are all of these tiny details. Where did that come from?' And I said, 'It came from being there.'"read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 12th, 2017

This next-generation movie experience is a huge failure

Oscar-winning director Ang Lee’s new Iraq War film “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk,” which arrived for its world premiere in Manhattan Friday night, was billed as a cinematic breakthrough, a technological marvel that would bring us sharper and mo.....»»

Category: topSource: nypostDec 24th, 2016

‘War Dogs’ With Miles Teller And Jonah Hill Hits Blu-Ray In November

Director Todd Phillips, best known The Hangover trilogy, continues his love for dude driven misadventure with War Dogs, an engaging tale which hits Blu-ray and DVD November 22nd via Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. Based on the article "Arms and.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakOct 12th, 2016

Stars of "War Dogs" on bringing a true story to life

"War Dogs" is a film about two twenty-somethings who become international arms dealers. CNNMoney's Frank Pallotta sits down with stars Miles Teller and Jonah Hill and director Todd Phillips to talk about bringing this true story to the big screen......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 12th, 2017

Review: Jonah Hill is a standout in "War Dogs"

Todd Phillips' latest tackles a true-life story of young arms dealers.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2017

Box Office: "War Dogs" Takes $1.3 Million, "Ben-Hur" Rides to $900K Thursday

Todd Phillips' 'War Dogs' earned $1.3 million while Focus Features' animated 'Kubo and the Two Strings' took in $515,000 on Thursday.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 12th, 2017

Jonah Hill, Miles Teller set their comedic crosshairs on "War Dogs"

The actors fire on all cylinders as real-life wheeler-dealers in Todd Phillips' latest.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2017

Box-Office Preview: "Ben-Hur" Praying for Close Chariot Race With "Suicide Squad"

Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, along with numerous church leaders and faith-leaning veterans groups, are hosting special screenings for 'Ben-Hur' across the country in a push to attract devout moviegoers; director Todd Phillips' 'War Dogs' and Focus Featur.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterAug 18th, 2016

Hill, Teller play arms dealers in "War Dogs"

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actors Jonah Hill and Miles Teller take on the roles of arms dealers in dramedy "War Dogs", the latest offering from "The Hangover" director Todd Phillips......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 17th, 2016

"War Dogs": Film Review

Miles Teller and Jonah Hill star as childhood pals who become international arms dealers in this new comedy from Todd Phillips (the 'Hangover' franchise). read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterAug 17th, 2016

PETA calls for boycott of "A Dog"s Purpose" after disturbing video surfaces

Video appears to show one of the dogs from the movie filming under duress.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 18th, 2017

Dick in "High Fidelity" "Memba Him?!

Todd Louiso is best known for playing the extra sensitive record store clerk, Dick -- opposite John Cusack and Jack Black -- in the 2000 music movie "High Fidelity." Guess what he looks like now!.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJan 18th, 2017

Agatha Christie helped in uncovering Iraq"s ancient Nimrud

NIMRUD, Iraq (AP) — Her diligence and face cream cleaned Nimrud's most famous ivory. She captured the archaeological dig in Iraq on celluloid and Kodak film, developing the prints in water painstakingly filtered from the nearby Tigris River......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 6th, 2017

"Hidden Figures" explores unsung heroes of space race

Some movies rely on a single character to make a compelling experience. "Hidden Figures" has three key characters who could make any other movie on their own. So despite an overly calculated feel, the numbers add up in favor of this uplifting film, w.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 24th, 2016

Wes Anderson announces new movie starring all your faves

Get ready for 'Isle of Dogs.'        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 21st, 2016

Ryan Reynolds Reveals Blake Lively Helped Develop "Deadpool" Character After Golden Globe Nom: "I Owe Her"

The 'Deadpool' star tells ET Canada his wife deserves a lot of credit for the Golden Globe-nominated movie!.....»»

Category: moviesSource: etonlineDec 16th, 2016

hy Roger Ebert mattered to movie lovers

e got his start in film criticism, but over the decades the Pulitzer Prize-winner became much more — TV star, screenwriter, author and even New Yorker cartoon caption-writer......»»

Category: moviesSource: msnbcDec 9th, 2016

Bette Midler loves her "Hocus Pocus" performance: "I"m flawless in that movie"

Singer and actress Bette Midler tells Sunday TODAY's Willie Geist that her favorite movie she's starred in is "Hocus Pocus." Midler says it was the only time she "disappeared behind a real mask," calling the experience of finding a new way to move and use.....»»

Category: celebSource: msnbcDec 4th, 2016

Director Ben Younger Gives Up Salary For ‘Bleed For This’ Experience

Two of the biggest pieces of advice in filmmaking is to never work with children or animals and to also never put your own money into a movie. Filmmaker Ben Younger, who ascended the Hollywood ranks with the well received films Boiler Room and Prime, cert.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakNov 22nd, 2016

Gretchen Carlson on Roger Ailes Suit: ‘I Hope I’ve Helped Other Women to Win’

Four months after filing the sexual harassment lawsuit that forced the resignation of Fox News chairman-CEO Roger Ailes, former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson told ABC News’ “20/20” she hopes her experience will encourage other victims.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyDec 13th, 2016

‘Boys in Trees’ Director Nicholas Verso Signs With Echo Lake Entertainment

Director and screenwriter Nicholas Verso, whose recent film “Boys in the Trees” premiered at this year’s Venice and Toronto Film Festivals, has signed with Echo Lake Entertainment, Variety has learned exclusively. The movie, which was th.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyNov 18th, 2016