In Hollywood, when it comes to movie ideas, the motto seems to be "when in doubt, remake or reboot something." In the summer of 2015, one of those somethings will be another live-action re-imagining of the classic Peter Pan tale. Like Spielberg did with Hook, director Joe Wright will rely on a mix of big name A-listers and young up-and-coming actors to fill out the cast of Pan, an origin story movie about the boy from Neverland. Here's who will be playing the new versions of the classic...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesAnother day, another Fifty Shades of Grey casting. Everyone from Ryan Gosling to Jerry O'Connell has been pegged for the role of Christian Grey and the list of names dropped for the part of Anastasia is just as long. However, no one's been confirmed for a single role — yet.So, instead of talking about who's in, let's focus on who's out. So far, a handful of stars have denied they're involved in the project, like the latest, Garrett Hedlund, who apparently didn't want to commit to...Read Full Story
From left: Paul Rudd, Kristen Stewart, Tom Cruise. (Photos: Getty Images | Pacific Coast News)It's a big weekend at the movies with five new wide releases hitting theaters. But our Box Office Senior Analyst Jeff Bock doesn't expect any of them to unseat The Hobbit as the top movie in the land. "There is nothing in the realm of big budget blockbusters or fantasy films that can compete toe-to-toe with Jackson’s opus. That makes it an easy choice to rule this weekend with around $43 million...Read Full Story
The Bottom Line
Should you see it?
Read the book instead. This movie does nothing but recreate the words in Kerouac's novel antiseptically.
On the Road isn't a bad movie, it's just a drag—an ironic fact since the film's source material, Jack Kerouac's beat generation Bible of the same name, is the very essence of raucous youthful longing for adventure and experience. The film is hugely in awe of its author and it stays true to the book to a fault. By keeping the...Read Full Story
Garrett John Hedlund (born September 3, 1984) is an American actor known for his roles in the film Four Brothers and Sam Flynn in the film Tron: Legacy.