John Lennon famously said, "Before Elvis, there was nothing." But after Elvis, innumerable objects owned by or otherwise connected to the late King of Rock and Roll -- who recorded his debut single, "That's All Right," 60 years ago this July -- have come to rest at his Memphis mansion Graceland, whi ... More >>
Michael Bay injects potent absurdity into the unbelievable true story of Pain & Gain.
Rough guide to a rough guy
As YouTube becomes increasingly wealthy, its stars and the networks who contract with them battle for money and creative control.
Shouldn't the making of Psycho be more interesting?
Talking 70mm, Joaquin Phoenix, and researching Scientology for his sixth and most anticipated film
Fascinating. And *fabulous.*Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto, in news that was apparently a surprise to absolutely no one, is now the second actor from the sci-fi franchise to come out of the closet (do they have closets in the 24th century? Maybe he was in a holodeck version): The 34-year-old ... More >>
Mental disability as comedy in Dinner for Schmucks
The filmmaker on his new film, Greenberg, the DIY ethos and learning to drive.
[Ed. Note: In our humble opinion, this is the best post we've ever had on Rocks Off. Period.] Rae Bourbon Let Me Tell You About My Operation (UTC Records, 1954)One of the most jaw-dropping album covers in history is courtesy of one of the 20th century's oddest, most interesting, yet least-known c ... More >>
The "official" start of summer -- two weeks' worth of upper-90 degree temps notwithstanding -- isn't until this Sunday. For Hollywood however, the summer blockbuster season kicked off in May with the release of Wolverine.In the ensuing month-and-a-half, we've had some box office successes (Star Trek ... More >>
Being Jimi 's baby brother can be a tough row to hoe, especially if you play guitar
It's Campaign Season
Iraq war movie does its best not to mention the war
That couple in the back row — they're making out big time, but not in the way you think
Judd Apatow's pretty good year and much more
Controversy aside, this adaptation just won't fly
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
David Fincher's Type-A approach to filmmaking pays off
Demme's Candidate overhaul goes for the knowing giggle
Put down those Doritos -- the cameras are rolling
A deaf activist says the Hobby doesn't want to hear her complaints
Ray Liotta wants to know why he loses roles to...Owen Wilson?
This sneak preview by a UT film student stole more than the show at Sony Studios
When it comes to producing movies, it's a fine art (or Art Linson)
DEJ Productions tries to give "direct-to-video" a good name
The Army and Hollywood join hands to wage virtual, bloodless battles
Five years after Swingers, Jon Favreau just wanted to get a movie Made
A needless love triangle deflates the tense sniper showdown in Gates
Sam Hamm writes great scripts. So why do they rarely get made?
Robert Altman wants your attention, if not your affection
Filmmakers responsible for the gimmicky Passion of Mind should have slept on the concept a little longer
Sci Fi's brilliant good vs. evil is a corpse in search of a burial
Everyman's Jim Carrey examines TV's omnipotence in The Truman Show
Tommy Tune comes home, and brings Buskers with him
Mel Gibson puts himself on the line for Braveheart
Growing up with the Bunch wasn't meant to be this ugly