#Star Wars

Why ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ Shouldn’t Work, According To Modern Hollywood

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'The Empire Strikes Back' defies both film executives and screenwriting manuals. And, arguably, it's a better film for it.

MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL

Maggie Gyllenhaal Was Told She’s ‘Too Old’ To Play The Love Interest To A 55-Year-Old

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At just 37, Maggie Gyllenhaal has already been told she's seen her last f*ckable day.

melissa mccarthy

Here’s How Melissa McCarthy Replied To One Movie Critic’s Sexist Comments

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While doing press for her new film 'Spy,' Melissa McCarthy discussed the ongoing issues of sexism and gender inequality in Hollywood.

kristen stewart

Kristen Stewart Called Hollywood ‘Disgustingly Sexist’ And ‘Offensive’

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"Women inevitably have to work a little bit harder to be heard."

MARK WAHLBERG

Mark Wahlberg’s Boston Marathon Bombing Movie Is Rubbing Boston The Wrong Way

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Turns out that Boston isn't exactly ready to sit in a movie theater and relive the Boston Marathon Bombing, even with Mark Wahlberg.

Sci Fi

Before Hollywood Ruins Them: 17 Sci-Fi And Supernatural Scripts On The 2014 Black List

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This year's Black List, ranking executives' favorite screenplays of the year, is out now. Here are 17 that are relevant to our interests.

VACCINATIONS

Rich LA Schools Have Vaccination Rates As Low As South Sudan

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Whooping cough and measles are making a comeback in wealthy LA schools.

PORNSTARS

Remembering 7 Porn Stars Who Tried (And Failed) To Make It In Hollywood

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There comes a time in every porn professional's career when the musty magic just doesn't cut it anymore. Here are 7 porn stars who tried their hands at Hollywood...and failed.

zionism

Penelope Cruz And Javier Bardem Are Speaking Out Against Israel

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A couple of Spanish actors have stopped talking jamón and started talking Hamas.

the new yorker

When Richard Linklater Has Business To Tend To In LA He Goes And Immediately Gets The Hell Out

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In its newest issue, The New Yorker profiles Richard Linklater. It's a must-read for fans of the writer/director.

LISTS

Hollywood Feuds We’re Glad Were Put To Rest

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Bitter enemies can bury the hatchet, even in Hollywood.

Writery Stuff

KSK Sits Down With DRAFT DAY Screenwriters Scott Rothman and Rajiv Joseph

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When the chance to interview the screenwriters of DRAFT DAY came our way, we couldn't help but want to meet the guys behind the movie and see what it was like to write in a fictional NFL universe that still had to keep its toes in reality.

#DC COMICS

Hawkman Gets The Movie Trailer He Sorta Deserves

Hawkman will never get a big-budget movie. But that doesn't mean fans can't dream.

TIME TRAVEL

Before Hollywood Ruins Them: 14 Sci-Fi and Supernatural Scripts On The 2013 Black List

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This year's Black List, a ranking of executives' favorite screenplays of the year, is out now. Here are 14 that are relevant to our interests.

pacific rim

‘Pacific Rim’ Breaks Records In China

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Cancel 'Pacific Rim''s supposed financial apocalypse: It's killing it overseas.

uh ok

'Jacob's Ladder' Is The Next Horror Movie Up For A Remake

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'Jacob's Ladder', a cult classic, is getting remade because essentially no horror movie is allowed not to be a remake anymore.

#superman

UPROXX Video: A Funeral For Metropolis (And Other Cities Hollywood Flippantly Destroyed)

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This week’s UPROXX Video takes blockbuster movies to task for killing millions of civilians then glossing over it.

#ENDER'S GAME

‘Ender’s Game’ Deploys Some New Propaganda Posters

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The movie of 'Ender's Game' finally arrives this November, and the hype for it is starting to pick up.

WORLD WAR Z

‘World War Z’ Debuts New Clips, $50 ‘Mega Tickets’

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'World War Z' really, really wants your money. Especially if you want to see the movie two days early.

#superman

Five Things You Didn’t Know About The Superman Movie Franchise

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Superman triumphantly returns to theaters tonight. But the journey to get him there was a long and torturous one.


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