Month: July 2013

matt damon responds to benedict cumberbatch’s bro-date request

This article originally appeared on NextMovie. Remember Benedict Cumberbatch’s totally adorable man crush on Matt Damon? The time that he told Vulture, “Do you have Matt’s number? Can you pass along a message, and tell him that Benedict is a big fan and would like to hang? That would be brilliant.” Well, Ben — can we […] Read more…

neil patrick harris and jayma mays got smurfed up in vegas

This video interview originally appeared on NextMovie. What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, unless someone named Neil Patrick Harris tattles on you. Somewhere out there, some three-apple tall blue guys are surely very unhappy with the one and only NPH and his “The Smurfs 2” co-star Jayma Mays for spilling on their Smurf shenanigans […] Read more…

questions and answers with aubrey plaza

This interview originally appeared on NextMovie.  Aubrey Plaza is no one trick pony. In fact, in this Friday’s “The To Do List,” she proves that she has all kinds of versatile skills up her sleeve in the role of Brandy Klark, an ambitious, self-serious, college-bound valedictorian who feels she has a little bit more learning […] Read more…

everything we know about spike lee’s kickstarter movie

This article originally appeared on NextMovie. When director Spike Lee announced Monday that he was taking to Kickstarter to fund his newest flick, referred to on the fundraising page as “The Newest Hottest Spike Lee Joint,” it was assumed that we would soon know many more details, such as, oh, the plot? A title? The […] Read more…

steven soderbergh pledged $10k to spike lee’s kickstarter, will sit courtside at a knicks game

This article originally appeared on NextMovie. The spirit of a Kickstarter campaign, like the one Spike Lee unveiled on Monday, is to raise funds from like-minded strangers with hopes of achieving a common goal. In Lee’s case, however, he’s also getting help from a friend: director Steven Soderbergh. Soderbergh made the highest pledge amount available, $10,000, […] Read more…

nergasm alert: batman and superman movie coming in 2015

This breaking entertainment news piece was filed from inside Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con 2013. It originally appeared on NextMovie.  Here’s some SUPER FREAKING HUGE news for fans of comic book movies: Superman and Batman will team up on the big screen, for real this time. Warner Bros. plans a 2015 release of a […] Read more…

‘grown ups 2’ cast tells us what they want to be when they grow up

This video interview originally appeared on NextMovie. Adam Sandler and his pals have made a career out of resisting maturity, and his crew’s latest flick, “Grown Ups 2,” is no exception. Kevin James, Chris Rock and David Spade star alongside Sandler as men who, despite their advancing age, would still fall firmly into the category of […] Read more…

director’s cut: nat faxon and jim rash on ‘the way, way back’

This interview was originally published on Film.com. Talk about triple threats: Nat Faxon and Jim Rash won an Oscar in 2012 for their screenplay for “The Descendants,” both spent the past season on network TV (Rash plays Dean Pelton on NBC’s “Community” and Faxon was Ben on the now-canceled Fox sitcom “Ben and Kate”), and […] Read more…

questions and answers with sienna miller

This interview originally appeared on NextMovie. Whatever you do, don’t think of Sienna Miller as the Factory Girl anymore. The actress steps out this weekend in “Just Like a Woman,” Rachid Bouchareb’s cross-cultural ode to female friendship. Miller plays Marilyn, a woman who’s had enough of her no-good husband and teams up with Golshifteh Farahani’s […] Read more…