Joe Pesci says playing Harry in the ‘Home Alone’ films came with some ‘serious’ pain

CNN — They say artists have to be willing to do anything for their art, and for Joe Pesci, that includes setting his head on fire. In a new interview with People, the Oscar winner reflected on the making of “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York” on the occasion of the sequel’s 30th anniversary … Read more

Andor Was Ready to Drop Star Wars’ First F-Bomb

screenshot: lucasfilm One thing that always confused me about Andor was why Fiona Shaw—a Shakespearean actor extraordinaire and multiple award-winning star of stage, screen, and TV—would have accepted the small, muted role of Maarva Andor, Cassian’s adoptive mother. That is, until I saw the series finalewhere Shaw’s massive talents were put to perfect use—well, almost … Read more

My son helped me connect to ‘The Whale’

Brendan Fraser revealed that his son helped him connect with his morbidly obese character in his newest film, “The Whale.” Fraser plays a 600-pound English teacher named Charlie who struggles to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter, played by “Stranger Things” star Sadie Sink. The actor, 53, reflected on living with his eldest son Griffin, … Read more

Greta Gerwig thought Barbie would be a “career-ender”

margot robbiePhotos: Warner Bros. One of this generation’s great new directors, Greta Gerwig did what any normal filmmaker would do after re-inventing Louisa May Alcott’s timeless classic little women: She signed up to direct Barbie. It’s a classic “one for me, one for you.” Adapt one of the most beloved pieces of literature before making … Read more

Scarlett Johansson to star in Just Cause TV adaptation

Scarlett JohanssonPhotos: Monica Schipper/Getty Images for David Yurman It’s been almost 30 years since 10-year-old Scarlett Johansson played a little kid in the Sean Connery-starring crime thriller Just Cause (an adaptation of the John Katzenbach novel of the same name) and now she’s going to be replacing Connery in a new take on the original … Read more

Disappointing Tim Burton Netflix Series

picture: Netflix while Tim Burton’s wednesday certainly attempts to imitate the aesthetic of the ’90s addams family films, the surrounding plot and characters of Netflix’s newest teen drama fails to capture the morbid charm of Charles Addams’ gothic family. The eight-episode Netflix series follows Wednesday (scream‘s Jenna Ortega) as she attempts to solve a grisly … Read more

The Most Popular Movies On Netflix Right Now Besides ‘The Noel Diary’

“The Noel Diary” is currently the most popular movie on Netflix, according to the streaming service’s public ranking system. This new holiday rom-com premiered on Nov. 24 and stars Justin Hartley as a novelist who travels back home to settle his estranged mother’s estate. But the journey takes an unexpected turn when he discovers an … Read more

Don’t worry, James Gunn’s DCU won’t touch your precious Joker

James GunnPhotos: matt winkelmeyer (Getty Images) Thanksgiving might be over, but James Gunn has a full plate. First, the one-time pariah of the MCU jumped to DC, fixed that placeand returned to Disney as the only one brave enough to direct a Guardians Of The Galaxy holiday special. And now, after turning suicide squad into … Read more

Tenoch Huerta confirms bulge edited out of ‘Wakanda Forever’

It was a total phallacy. Tenoch Huerta confirmed his bulge was edited out of the final cut of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” after viral photos showed the actor looking much more well-endowed in the movie’s trailer than on the, ahem, big screen. “The only thing that I can say is the original was the photo … Read more

James McAvoy says he would return Marvel’s call (if he got it)

james mcavoy Photos: Bryan Bedder (Getty Images) Add to the list of documented Marvel “takes” this Comfortingly diplomatic one from James McAvoy. In a new interview, the actor—who starred in five Marvel films between 2011 and 2019—says that despite a great on-set experience, he’s just not sure if he wants to return to his Professor … Read more