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Outfest 2011 Winners Announced

— by SEAN GERSKI — The 29th annual Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival took place July 7 to 17. According to festival organizers: Outfest is the leading organization showcasing, nurturing and preserving lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender film images and artistry. Outfest has[...]

A Music Video from ‘A Little Help’ by Jakob Dylan

— by SEAN GERSKI — Here is the music video for “You’re No Match For What You’ve Gotten In” by Jakob Dylan from the soundtrack for “A Little Help.” The movie — which stars Jenna Fischer, Chris O’Donnell and Rob Benedict — arrived in th[...]

Win One of Three Copies of ‘One Night in Turin’ on DVD

— by SEAN GERSKI — With the Women’s World Cup proving to be a fantastic event, soccer is in full swing. So it seems like an especially fortuitous time for Revolver Entertainment to be releasing “One Night in Turin,” which tells the behind-the-scenes story of EnglandR[...]

A Music Video from ‘Cars 2’

— by SEAN GERSKI — Here is a music video for the song “Collision of Worlds” from the soundtrack for the movie “Cars 2.” The song — a collision of musical worlds — is by British pop star Robbie Williams and American country star Brad Paisley. Pixar̵[...]

An Exclusive Interview with Actress Danielle Nicolet

— by SEAN GERSKI — Danielle Nicolet has had a diverse career that has included roles in both movies and TV shows, including work on “The Starter Wife,” “CSI,” “Brothers,” “Heartland,” “3rd Rock from the Sun” and “Stargate [...]

‘The Tree of Life’ Wins Top Prize at Cannes Film Festival

— by SEAN GERSKI — At the Cannes Film Festival this weekend, the Palme d’Or went to Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life,” which opens in limited release May 27. The winner of the Special Jury Prize was “Elena” (directed by Andrew Zvyagintsev). And the [...]

Two Clips from ‘17 Girls’ (aka ‘17 Filles’)

— by SEAN GERSKI — Generally speaking, I don’t have a big problem with subtitles. I would prefer that a movie not have them, but it’s certainly not a deal-breaker for me. With Delphine Coulin’s “17 Girls,” though, I kept thinking about the subtitles (and how[...]

Report: ‘Wonder Woman’ is Out, But ‘Chuck’ is Returning

— by SEAN GERSKI — I have to admit that I was really mixed on whether I wanted “Wonder Woman” to make it to NBC’s schedule this fall. On the one hand, Wonder Woman is overdue to return to live action. I would have preferred a movie from the beginning, but a well-made TV[...]

The First Five Minutes of ‘Last Night’

— by SEAN GERSKI — In “Last Night,” a couple’s marriage is tested when each is put into a situation in which he or she is tempted to stray. The married couple is played by Sam Worthington and Keira Knightley, while the objects of temptation are played by Eva Mendes and [...]

‘The Thin Man’ Remake Has a Director, Still Needs a Nora

— by SEAN GERSKI — At this point, it’s completely to superfluous to complain about Hollywood rebooting and remaking movies. It’s going to happen and there’s not much we can do about it (even avoiding most of them doesn’t seem to do the trick). But with movies like[...]

Watch the Star Wars Documentary ‘Jedi Junkies’ for Free

— by SEAN GERSKI — I was thinking recently that I have watched an inordinately high number of “Star Wars” documentaries. Basically, if someone makes it, I watch it. Usually, these documentaries take one of two forms. The first kind is made with the full co-operation of George[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Our Idiot Brother’

— by SEAN GERSKI — Paul Rudd. Elizabeth Banks. Zooey Deschanel. Adam Scott. Rashida Jones. If I told you those five were all in one upcoming comedy, I’m guessing you already know whether you are in or out. Me? I’d go see a comedy that had any one of them, so …[...]

Jeremy Renner to Take Over The Bourne Legacy

— by SEAN GERSKI — If I was an actor, I think I would want Jeremy Renner’s agent. It seems like every time there is a plum role in a movie franchise up for grabs, Renner is in the mix — and he certainly has pulled in his fair share those roles. The actor — […][...]

‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Roles for Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard Revealed

— by SEAN GERSKI — When we first reported that Joseph Gordon-Levitt was locked into a spot in “The Dark Knight Rises” (exactly one month ago today), I spoke about how Anthony Michael Hall had been set for “The Dark Knight” and rumors ran rampant about which charac[...]