AP – Zoe Saldana is capping off a string of hit films with another big engagement — to her longtime boyfriend.
AP – „The Twilight Saga” has rung up another record midnight hour.
Reuters – Vampire romance has become hotter — if you can believe the story.
The director discusses his latest film and its ambiguous promotional campaign, and the movies that deliberately and inadvertently influenced its creation. (And of course we tried to get him to talk about the next „Batman” movie.)
With “Inception,” Christopher Nolan, who directed “The Dark Knight,” considers a world where the subconscious is open to manipulation.
Angela Ismailos tells the back story behind her film “Great Directors.”
AP – Team Edward or Team Jacob? That’s one debate Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan steered clear of.
AP – Naomi Campbell and actress Mia Farrow will be summoned to testify at former Liberian President Charles Taylor’s war crimes trial, addressing allegations Taylor gave the supermodel an uncut diamond at a South African reception in 1997.
Appolicious – While most of the tech commentariat is focusing on the $9.99 subscription price of Hulu Plus, the real game-changer is how it enables us to access scripted entertainment wherever we go.
AP – „The Last Airbender” is a joyless, soulless, muddled mess, but the worst part of all doesn’t come until the very end. That’s when it makes the clear suggestion that two more such movies are in store for us.
AFP – Croatian president Ivo Josipovic has found a new way to get his message out — his voice features in a Pixar short being shown with the record-breaking „Toy Story 3”, local media said Wednesday.
AP – Got butterbeer?
AP – Corey Allen, who played the high school gang leader who gets in a knife fight with James Dean in „Rebel Without a Cause,” has died. He was 75.
AP – A popular South Korean actor and singer killed himself Wednesday in distress over career pressures while caring for his terminally ill father, police said, the latest in a string of high-profile suicides in the Asian country.
Reuters – „He Hit Me (And It Felt Like a Kiss)” is one of the more obscure songs heard in „The Agony and the Ecstasy of Phil Spector,” a documentary portrait of the killer music producer.
Reuters – As the trailer for his new animated movie „Rango” sprang onto the web Tuesday, director Gore Verbinski entered negotiations with Fox to take the helm of the studio’s long-in-development adaptation of „The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.”
Reuters – Ray Harryhausen, the visual effects pioneer and stop-motion master, turned 90 Tuesday.
Reuters – Ashley Greene, who plays Alice Cullen in the „Twilight” movies, and „Hung” star Thomas Jane are in negotiations to join Miley Cyrus and Demi Moore in an English-language remake of a French comedy.
Reuters – Angela Bassett will star alongside Paula Patton in „Jumping the Broom,” a wedding-themed ensemble comedy.
Reuters – Actress Kali Hawk, in theaters with „Get Him to the Greek,” has lined up two films for the summer.
Reuters – Box office sales are about to skyrocket as two summer sizzlers launch midweek ahead of the Independence Day holiday weekend amid fervid enthusiasm from their respective fan bases.