Django Unchained

Django Unchained

Will Smith Turned Down Role in "Django Unchained"

Posted Monday March 25, 2013 5:48 PM GMT

With his critical and box office success, Will Smith can afford to be picky about his roles, even when Quentin Tarantino comes knocking at his door.

In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, the "Independence Day" star revelaed that he turned down Jamie Foxx's role because, "Django wasn’t the lead, so it was like, I need to be the lead. The other character was the lead!"


Leonardo DiCaprio Premieres “Django Unchained” in South Korea

Posted Thursday March 7, 2013 11:00 AM GMT

Taking care of some international promotional duties, Leonardo DiCaprio showed up at the premiere of “Django Unchained” in Seoul, South Korea today (March 7).

The “Departed” hunk received a warm welcome from his Korean fanbase as he arrived at the Times Square theatre, looking dapper in a dark three-piece suit.


MTV Announces 2013 Movie Award Nominees

Posted Wednesday March 6, 2013 9:00 AM GMT

Gearing up for next month's ceremony, MTV announced the nominations for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards on Tuesday (March 5).

Awards host Rebel Wilson and MTV News' Josh Horowitz started off the nomination spectacular by announcing the most coveted Golden Popcorn award for Movie of the Year.


“Skyfall” Scores Six Empire Nominations

Posted Friday March 1, 2013 7:28 PM GMT

Given that it’s the biggest James Bond 007 film of all time, it’s only fitting that “Skyfall” has been nominated for six trophies at the upcoming Empire Awards.

The British spy flick will compete for Best Film, while stars Daniel Craig and Judi Dench are up for Best Actor and Best Actress, respectively. Additionally, Sam Mendes snagged a nod for Best Director.


“Django Unchained” Is Tarantino’s Highest-Earning Flick

Posted Thursday January 17, 2013 5:00 PM GMT

There’s been no lack of publicity for Quentin Tarantino's latest film “Django Unchained,” and all of that hype has translated to massive ticket sales.

According to a report, the “Pulp Fiction” mastermind’s slavery-themed opus is right around $130 million in earnings, topping the $120 million total for “Inglourious Basterds.”


Quentin Tarantino Pulls Out “N-Word” at Golden Globes Backstage Interview

Posted Monday January 14, 2013 3:40 PM GMT

His film “Django Unchained” score the Best Original Screenplay trophy at the 70th Golden Globe Awards last night (January 13) and Quentin Tarantino was up to his old tricks of creating controversy.

During his backstage interview, the “Pulp Fiction” mastermind addressed the objections to his use of the word “ni**er” during the flick.


Box Office: "Zero Dark Thirty" Hunts Down the Competition

Posted Sunday January 13, 2013 12:30 PM GMT

Starting its first weekend of expanded play, "Zero Dark Thirty" took the top spot at the box office for January 11-13, 2013.

The Academy Award nominated Jessica Chastain fronted film about the hunt for terrorist Osama bin Laden garnered a $9.6 million Friday and a $24.5 million weekend haul.


“Django Unchained” Stars Attend UK Premiere

Posted Thursday January 10, 2013 3:47 PM GMT

Taking their massively successful flick overseas, the cast of “Django Unchained” showed up at the UK premiere in London, England today (January 10).