On Gear Live: Apple Changes the Mac Forever, iOS 14, and more w/ Guest Mark Gurman!

2008 Golden Globe Nominations (Film)

Assuming the ongoing doesn’t put a wrench into everyone’s plans, the 65th Annual ceremony is scheduled to air on Sunday, Jan. 13th. (The telecast will come just 9 days prior to the nominations.)

Here are the most notable omissions/additions in this year’s list of film honorees:

(Click below for the full list of film nominees; click here for the TV nominations.)

Click to continue reading 2008 Golden Globe Nominations (Film)

Read More |

Hollywood Foreign Press Association


2007 Holiday Movie Guide

FilmCrunch logoThe music, the décor, the treats…the weather. The holidays are drawing near, and that can only mean one thing: lots of sappy heart-wrenchers are going to start appearing in our movie theaters. Even the films couched as comedies are sure to evoke a deeper meaning, all in an effort to open our holiday hearts.

Whether you want tears, laughter, or good old-fashioned family entertainment, this year Hollywood is running the gamut on movies designed to tempt you away from the malls and into the theaters. But will you actually see any of them?  Get the scoop on all the upcoming movies being released this holiday season.

Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium

I saw the trailer and immediately dismissed this movie out of hand. Never mind that it has and Natalie Portman (a big star cast if ever there was one); this is a movie about a magic toy shop. HUH? Who actually got Hoffman and Portman to agree to this? Designed especially for kids and family, is about an inventor (Hoffman) and his manager’s (Portman) attempts to keep the shop open, despite intervention from an accountant ().

This one’s for the little tykes, people. Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium comes to theaters November 16.

Click to continue reading 2007 Holiday Movie Guide

Read More |

AOL Movies

Buy Yourself a Role in a Will Ferrell Movie

Posted by Veronica Santiago Categories: Comedy, Casting,

Ferrell Reilly Although he’s moved on to bigger and better things, actor hasn’t forgotten those he’s met along the way.  As proof, he’ll be auctioning off a role in an upcoming comedy to help a friend.  Step Brothers, co-starring , will beginning filming this fall.

Proceeds from the auction will go to the Cancer for College foundation.  The charity, started by a former USC fraternity brother, will help provide educational scholarships for current and former patients.  (Ferrell’s friend, Craig Pollard, is a two-time survivor of Hodgkin’s disease).

Those interested will have to dig deep to win the role—the opening bid was set at $5000.  You can click on the link below for more information.

UPDATE:  The winning bid was $47,100.  A ten-year-old boy will get the cameo role thanks to his extremely generous father.

Read More | Cancer for College