Leonardo DiCaprio: I Turned Down The Anakin Skywalker Role in Star Wars Prequels

Posted Wednesday December 30, 2015 9:08 AM GMT

Given the massive success of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” everyone seems to be talking about the sci-fi franchise, including Leonardo DiCaprio.

The “Catch Me If You Can” hunk told ShortList that he actually was offered the part of Anakin in the prequel films- "I did have a meeting with George Lucas about that, yes. [I] just didn't feel ready to take that dive. At that point."


Benedict Cumberbatch Covers Entertainment Weekly’s “Doctor Strange” First Look Issue

Posted Monday December 28, 2015 12:48 PM GMT

It seems he can do no wrong these days, and Benedict Cumberbatch is smoldering on the First Look cover of Entertainment Weekly.

The “Sherlock” stud looks convincing in his “Doctor Strange” getup ahead of the much-anticipated Marvel film’s November 4th, 2016 theatrical release date.


“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Earns $1 Billion in 12 Days!

Posted Monday December 28, 2015 8:51 AM GMT

Putting all other blockbuster films to shame, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has set another sales record, just 12 days after hitting theaters.

The much-anticipated J.J. Abrams flick has already raked in $1 billion, and hasn’t yet released in the Chinese market, the world’s second-largest territory for films.


“Deadpool” Drops First Television Spot: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday December 24, 2015 1:00 PM GMT

It’s been in the works for years, and final “Deadpool” is coming to a theater near you on February 12th, 2016.

The Ryan Reynolds flick, based on the Marvel Comics anti-hero, follows the story of Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.


“Zoolander 2” Promotional Poster Is Awesomesauce

Posted Wednesday December 23, 2015 10:56 AM GMT

For fans of the original “Zoolander” flick, February 12th, 2016 can’t come soon enough, and now Paramount Pictures has released a new poster for “Zoolander 2.”


“Divergent Series: Allegiant” Rolls Out New Posters

Posted Tuesday December 22, 2015 10:12 AM GMT

It’s time for some tasty treats from the “Divergent Series: Allegiant” team, as two new promotional posters hit the web on Monday (December 21).

The latest artwork for the dystopian movie franchise features Shailene Woodley's “Tris” and Theo James' “Four,” ahead of the film’s March 18th, 2016 theatrical release date.


“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Blows Away Box Office Records

Posted Monday December 21, 2015 8:21 AM GMT

It’s no secret that movie fans of all ages have been chomping at the bit for the release of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” but nobody knew the film’s weekend release would be so huge.

The J.J. Abrams-directed flick brought in $517 million worldwide, with $238 million in domestic ticket sales to shatter the record for Biggest Domestic Debut as well as Biggest Thursday Preview, Biggest Friday and Biggest Single-Day sales.


“Gods of Egypt” Trailer Explodes Online: Watch Here!

Posted Friday December 18, 2015 2:28 PM GMT

Gerard Butler has been lying low as of late, but that’s all about to change with the arrival of the official trailer for his forthcoming film “Gods of Egypt.”

Joined by Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Brenton Thwaites, Chadwick Boseman, Elodie Yung and Geoffrey Rush, the much-anticipated epic is slated to hit theatres on February 26, 2016.