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Watch: Christian Bale transforms into Dick Cheney in upcoming film “Vice”

Watch: Christian Bale transforms into Dick Cheney in upcoming film “Vice”

The political situation in the United States is so fraught and dismaying that some observers are longing for the relatively simpler times of yesteryear, when…
First ‘Vice’ Trailer Reveals Christian Bale as Dick Cheney

First ‘Vice’ Trailer Reveals Christian Bale as Dick Cheney

Annapurna Pictures has released the first Vice trailer for Oscar-winning The Big Short filmmaker Adam McKay's highly anticipated film about former Vice President Dick Cheney. The film chronicles
‘Vice’: First Official Look at Christian Bale as Former Vice President Dick Cheney

‘Vice’: First Official Look at Christian Bale as Former Vice President Dick Cheney

One of the most fascinating movies to emerge this year is Adam McKay’s Vice. The movie chronicles the rise of Dick Cheney and how he, though his eight years as the power behind the throne in the Bush
Adam McKay’s Dick Cheney Movie ‘Vice’ Gets a Holiday Release Date

Adam McKay’s Dick Cheney Movie ‘Vice’ Gets a Holiday Release Date

Academy Award-winner Adam McKay's latest film, formerly referred to as Untitled Dick Cheney Project, is now titled Vice, Annapurna Pictures announced today. Vice explores the epic story about how a
Why 2008 Was an Important Year for the Comedy Genre

Why 2008 Was an Important Year for the Comedy Genre

The comedy genre has been around since the dawn of motion pictures, and given its longevity, it’s also consistently been one of the most malleable. Every few years or so, cinematic comedic tastes
Academy Members React to ‘Popular’ Oscar News: ‘The Film Business Passed Away Today’

Academy Members React to ‘Popular’ Oscar News: ‘The Film Business Passed Away Today’

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences rocked the Oscar boat on Wednesday with sweeping changes to the annual awards telecast aimed at boosting its ratings potential. But for many members of
Jennifer Lopez to Play Ex-Stripper in Annapurna Drama ‘Hustlers’

Jennifer Lopez to Play Ex-Stripper in Annapurna Drama ‘Hustlers’

Jennifer Lopez is set to star in Annapurna Pictures' drama Hustlers, which will be written and directed by Lorene Scafaria (The Meddler), Collider has learned. The film is inspired by Jessica
10 years later, 'Step Brothers' remains a hilarious and imperfect argument against growing up

10 years later, 'Step Brothers' remains a hilarious and imperfect argument against growing up

"I’m fucking miserable. I had to get up at 10 o’clock this morning." If that quote rings some bells, you've either been going through my texts or have seen the ridiculous comedy Step Brothers. On
Christina Applegate Will Star in Upcoming Netflix Dark Comedy Series 'Dead To Me'!

Christina Applegate Will Star in Upcoming Netflix Dark Comedy Series 'Dead To Me'!

Christina Applegate has an exciting new role! The 46-year-old actress will star in the upcoming Netflix dark comedy series Dead To Me, according to Deadline on Wednesday (July 11). PHOTOS: Check out
‘Succession': Sarah Snook on Family Dynamics and Finding Shiv’s Humanity

‘Succession': Sarah Snook on Family Dynamics and Finding Shiv’s Humanity

Created by Jesse Armstrong (Peep Show), the HBO drama series Succession follows the Roy family – made up of Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his four children (Alan Ruck, Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook and
‘Succession’ Review: HBO’s Deliciously Savage Family Drama Is a Series of Power Plays

‘Succession’ Review: HBO’s Deliciously Savage Family Drama Is a Series of Power Plays

For those mourning the loss of Game of Thrones this summer, fear ye not. HBO’s new drama series Succession, which comes from Peep Show’s Jesse Armstrong, is a worthy replacement. The setting is less
TV News Roundup: Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for Kevin Costner Series ‘Yellowstone’ (Watch)

TV News Roundup: Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for Kevin Costner Series ‘Yellowstone’ (Watch)

In today’s roundup, Paramount Network debuts the trailer for Kevin Costner’s “Yellowstone,” while National Geographic releases behind-the-scenes video of “Grey’s Anatomy” star T.R. Knight transforming
‘Succession’ Trailer: HBO’s New Series Looks like a Mashup of ‘Veep’ and ‘Boardwalk Empire’

‘Succession’ Trailer: HBO’s New Series Looks like a Mashup of ‘Veep’ and ‘Boardwalk Empire’

HBO has released the first Succession trailer. The upcoming series follows The Roy family, which controls a global media and entertainment empire, but when the patriarch Logan Roy (Brian Cox)
‘Anchorman 3’s Story Would Be in a Warzone Says Adam McKay

‘Anchorman 3’s Story Would Be in a Warzone Says Adam McKay

Anchorman 2 isn’t as good as the first Anchorman, but it’s got its share of funny moments and it also functions as a nice critique of cable news. While the sequel managed to outgross the original at
HBO’s ‘Succession’ trailer teases a power struggle over the family business

HBO’s ‘Succession’ trailer teases a power struggle over the family business

Family dysfunction is on its way. HBO has released a new teaser trailer for Succession, an upcoming drama series centering on a complicated family and their international media empire. The post HBO’s
‘Succession’ Trailer: Business Management “Is a Big Dick Competition” in Adam McKay’s HBO Series

‘Succession’ Trailer: Business Management “Is a Big Dick Competition” in Adam McKay’s HBO Series

In Succession, wealthy media mogul Logan Roy (Brian Cox) is looking to retire, and hand off his company to his son Kendall (Jeremy Strong). But as is immediately apparent, Kendall is not to best
‘Succession’ Creators on How Murdoch, Redstone, Queen Elizabeth Informed HBO Drama

‘Succession’ Creators on How Murdoch, Redstone, Queen Elizabeth Informed HBO Drama

Several years ago, Jesse Armstrong wrote a screenplay titled “Murdoch” that imagined mogul Rupert Murdoch’s family gathering for his 78th birthday. The screenplay made the rounds in Hollywood, but was
Will Ferrell Teases Initial Plot Synopsis for ‘Step Brothers 2′

Will Ferrell Teases Initial Plot Synopsis for ‘Step Brothers 2′

With Thor: Ragnarok out, there's been more than a few conversations on Twitter and other social media platforms about sequels that are better than their predecessors. In the MCU, Ragnarok and Iron Man