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Little America gets second season deal for Apple TV+

Apple is so confident in one of its upcoming TV shows that it’s already been greenlit for a second season before the first season has even debuted on Apple TV+. Season one of Little America, an

Amazon will pull its movies from theaters to Prime faster

Ever since Amazon began developing its own movies it's had to strike a balance between theatrical success and streaming popularity. Films such as Late Night have been relative flops in cinemas but
We Are Mitra Jouhari

We Are Mitra Jouhari

In episode 57, the girls are joined by comedian Mitra Jouhari to talk about her upbringing in Ohio, how her father came to America, her experience finding her way to New York and starting to do
‘The Big Sick’ Director Michael Showalter Set to Helm Jessica Chastain-Octavia Spencer Holiday Comedy

‘The Big Sick’ Director Michael Showalter Set to Helm Jessica Chastain-Octavia Spencer Holiday Comedy

Earlier this year, it was reported that Universal had won what sounded like a heated bidding war for an untitled Christmas comedy starring Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer, who made a notable pair
Can Kumail Nanjiani please host the 2019 Oscars? Twitter is begging for it

Can Kumail Nanjiani please host the 2019 Oscars? Twitter is begging for it

Anyone who has seen The Big Sick or HBO’s Silicon Valley knows that Kumail Nanjiani is hilarious. And last night, March 4th, at the 2018 Academy…
6 movies to stream if you loved “The Big Sick”

6 movies to stream if you loved “The Big Sick”

When we think of Oscar-nominated movies, we don’t think of romantic comedies. Sweeping epics, sure. Historical dramas, most definitely. Sometimes even a…
The 26 Best Romantic Comedies of the 21st Century (So Far)

The 26 Best Romantic Comedies of the 21st Century (So Far)

The romantic comedy has a branding problem. En vogue since nearly the beginning of cinema, the ‘80s and ‘90s proved to be the genre’s heyday: when romantic comedies could not only top the box office

Big Sick creators write funny immigration TV series for Apple

Immigration is one of the hottest issues in Washington D.C. this week and with a little help from Apple, the issue is about to take over Hollywood too. Apple is developing yet another original TV show

Are We Getting More Mainstream Blockbusters from Netflix and Amazon?

Netflix and Amazon opted not to buy any projects at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, begging the question: What can that mean?
Kumail Nanjiani ate a whole bowl of brussels sprouts because of his Oscar nomination

Kumail Nanjiani ate a whole bowl of brussels sprouts because of his Oscar nomination

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. If there was ever a way to take

How Far Amazon Studios Has Fallen in Just One Year

2017 was meant to be a dominant year for the streamer, but most of its big name projects fell flat.
Oscars: From ‘Get Out’ to ‘Mudbound,’ Sundance Titles Made a Big Impact This Year

Oscars: From ‘Get Out’ to ‘Mudbound,’ Sundance Titles Made a Big Impact This Year

The Sundance Film Festival usually makes a minimal awards season impact, with one or maybe two films surviving the arduous journey from January premiere in Park City to bona fide Oscar contender 12

Best Ways to Stream 2018’s Oscar-Nominated Movies

Watch the Academy Award-nominated films online.
Oscars: The 7 Biggest Snubs and Surprises from This Year’s Nominations

Oscars: The 7 Biggest Snubs and Surprises from This Year’s Nominations

If you’ve been following along with my Oscar Beat column here on Collider, you know I’ve been closely watching and analyzing this year’s awards race ever since August basically. Today, the moment of

Biggest Hits and Flops from Sundance 2017

Which films made money out of Sundance last year and which films fell flat?
Kumail Nanjiani spoke out against a headline that referred to Emily V. Gordon as merely “his wife”

Kumail Nanjiani spoke out against a headline that referred to Emily V. Gordon as merely “his wife”

Comedian Kumail Nanjiani and screenwriter Emily V. Gordon are a married couple who co-wrote the movie The Big Sick based on the time…
‘The Big Sick’s’ Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon on How Sundance Changed Their Careers (Guest Column)

‘The Big Sick’s’ Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon on How Sundance Changed Their Careers (Guest Column)

It goes without saying that Sundance changed our lives, but we’ll say it anyway: Sundance changed our lives. We’d been working on our movie, “The Big Sick,” for four and a half years when Sundance

Shining a ‘Spotlight’ on ‘The Post’: How The Films Measure Up

Does 'The Post' stand a chance at the Oscars this year?