Musical News

Guillermo del Toro Expects Good News On Pan's Labyrinth Musical

6:55 PM 10/12/2014 by Fred Topel
Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro has several upcoming movies in the works, including Crimson Peak, Pacific Rim 2 and a small independent movie he plans to make in between. He’s on television with FX’s series of The Strain, and he produced the animated film The Book of Life in theaters this week.

Zoe Saldana Expects Nina Simone Movie To Be Ready For Cannes 2015

6:38 PM 10/12/2014 by Fred Topel
Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana now has three franchises to her name: Avatar, Star Trek and Guardians of the Galaxy. Her passion project has been a biography of musician Nina Simone, and she’s wrapped filming on the movie Nina. She expects it to be ready for next year’s Cannes Film Festival. “We’re working on it and hopefully by Cannes of next year we’ll be walking down that red carpet with Nina,” Saldana said at a press conference for her animated film The Book of Life.

Watch the First 'Into the Woods' Trailer

6:06 PM 7/31/2014 by Jeff Giles
Into the Woods
Wondering what it'll look like when Rob Marshall goes back to his Chicago-style musical roots with Disney's adaptation of the Broadway hit Into the Woods? We can't see the whole thing until December 25, but you can catch a glimpse right now courtesy of the first trailer, released today. Here's the official synopsis:

Aaron Sorkin Adapting Flash Boys He'll adapt a new book by Moneyball's Michael LewisWith one Aaron Sorkin adaptation of a Michael Lewis book successfully under its belt via Moneyball, Sony is looking to recapture the magic by assigning the Social Network scribe the task of turning Lewis’ new tome, Flash Boys, into a script.The studio bought the rights to the book in April, even though, like Moneyball, it features a slightly challenging subject to bring compellingly to the screen.

Top 10 films directed by Clint Eastwood Critics are in agreement that "Jersey Boys" isn't his finest two hours as a director, but which film was? We count down the Oscar winner's greatest hits behind the camera, from "Unforgiven" to "Mystic River."http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/in-contention

Review: JERSEY BOYS, Oh, What a Mess... I probably went into Jersey Boys with expectations that were too high. That's not to say I expected some grand musical masterpiece, delicately crafted and impeccably told. No, I just wanted a decent popcorn flick about a couple of wise guys from outside Newark that made it big by singing some tunes. What's the worst that can happen?

Iconic director Clint Eastwood brings the legendary story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons to theaters everywhere this Friday. To celebrate the musical Jersey Boys, we're giving away a bunch of cool music themed prizes that you don't want to miss out on. More than just a musical, Jersey Boys is also a compelling and poignant drama about the four young, clean-cut men behind all of the hit songs who came from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey. Get to the heart of their journey with an exquisite Crosley Vintage Design Tabletop Radio!

Step Up All In

Posted June 10th, 2014 by Binh Ngo

One of the most popular dance franchises in film history takes competition to astonishing new heights in Step Up All In. Miami street dancer Sean Asa (Ryan Guzman) moves to Hollywood with visions of fame and fortune, only to discover the almost insurmountable odds of making it in the professional dance world.

Skylar Astin Set For Pitch Perfect 2 Jesse is back in tuneShooting has just kicked off on the Pitch Perfect sequel with Elizabeth Banks making her directorial debut for more a capella capers. With the majority of the main cast reunited, a few lingering holdouts were left, and confirmation has arrived that Skylar Astin is aboard the film.Astin, of course, played Jesse, one of the competitive singing team known as the Treble Makers. Despite going up against Anna Kendrick’s Beca and the Barden Bellas, Jesse soon fell for our heroine.

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