‘Hobbit’ Sequel No. 1 Film Again; ‘Anchorman 2’ Finishes 2nd (1) – Businessweek

BusinessweekIan McKellen as Gandalf in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Photographer: Mark Pokorny/Warner Bros. Pictures/Everett Collection. “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” collected $31.5 million for Time Warner Inc.…

Jimmy Fallon, Justin Timberlake deliver hilarious star-studded ‘Saturday Night … – New York Daily News

New York Daily News“Saturday Night Live” ended the year with a bang and a whole lot of laughter with Jimmy Fallon hosting, and Justin Timberlake as co-host and musical guest.…

Anna Paquin’s Rogue Cut From ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ – Starpulse.com

Starpulse.comAnna Paquin’s mutant superhero character Rogue has been cut from the latest X-Men film due to time constraints. The 31 year-old actress reprised her role as Marie and her alter…

Anna Paquin Has Been Completely Cut from ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ – Celebuzz

CelebuzzSpeaking with Entertainment Weekly, the director reveals that actress Anna Paquin’s one and only scene — a rescue sequence with Magneto (Ian McKellen), Professor X (Patrick Stewart) and Iceman (Shawn…

THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG Crosses $300 Million Worldwide – Broadway World

Broadway WorldOn the heels of its No. 1 openings around the globe, “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” has surpassed $300 million at the worldwide box office after seven days…

‘Batman Vs. Superman’: Is Joaquin Phoenix Our New Lex Luthor? – MTV.com

MTV.comBeyond the easy choice to bring back Henry Cavill, the casting of “Batman Vs. Superman” has been a real head-scratcher. First, Ben Affleck stunned the comic book world by landing…

Who received Golden Globe nominations? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFilm and television nominees for the 71st annual Golden Globes, airing Jan. 12 at 8 p.m. ET/5 PT on NBC. MOVIES. DRAMA. 12 Years a Slave. Captain Phillips. Gravity.…

‘American Horror Story: Coven’ recap, ‘Head’ – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunThe mid-season finale of “American Horror Story: Coven” aligned voodoo and witchcraft, closing with a grim sequence that reminded us that for all its campy goodness, this is indeed…

‘Smaug’ is another slog through Middle-earth – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSmaug is not so much desolate as he is a one-dragon demolition derby in the latest Hobbit entry. Despite his billing, the titular Smaug doesn’t show up until 2…

Steam Machine prototypes shipping this week for 300 lucky beta testers – GameSpot

GameSpotSteam Machine prototypes shipping this week for 300 lucky beta testers. 300 Valve-produced systems and controllers leaving the factory on Friday; participants will be notified today at 2 p.m. PDT.…

Screening Room: Take the journey ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYUSA TODAY film critics Claudia Puig and Scott Bowles tell you to Skip, Rent or Catch this weekend’s new movie releases. Reviewed this week: The latest from Coen Brothers,…

Hobbit hair scare for Stephen Fry – BBC News

BBC NewsIt has been described as “one of the great comb-overs of cinema history”, but his latest film hairstyle was a labour of love for Stephen Fry. The Hobbit: The…

Grim ‘Furnace’ blows hot and cold – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldROUGH & TUMBLE: Christian Bale, Woody Harrelson, and Casey Affleck, above, star in ‘Out of the Furnace.’ 1. Friday, December 6, 2013. PrintEmail Comments (0). By: James Verniere. “OUT…

Paul Walker remembered by ‘Fast & Furious’ family in touching video tribute – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA video tribute in memory of Paul Walker from his “Fast & Furious” family was posted to Facebook on Wednesday. The heartfelt 2-minute video features various scenes…

House of Cards Season 2 Premiere Date Revealed! Plus, Netflix Releases First … – E! Online

E! OnlineGet ready to binge again. House of Cards is set to return for its second season on Friday, Feb. 14, Netflix announced on Wednesday. What a perfect Valentine’s Day…

Will Ferrell Is A Real Life Anchorman! See Ron Burgundy’s Magnificent NoDak … – PerezHilton.com

PerezHilton.comIf you thought Ron Burgundy’s comeback tour was limited to the big screen, you were sorely mistaken! As it turns out, Will Ferrell’s most iconic film character this side of…

Weekend Box Office: Catching Fire and Frozen Enjoy A Holiday Box Office Feast – Cinema Blend

Cinema BlendThe Thanksgiving weekend was big news for a handful of major players while the rest of the field had very little to be thankful for. It was a tale…

GTA 5 Studio To Be Sued By Lindsay Lohan? – Cinema Blend

Cinema BlendGrand Theft Auto V has millions of fans but it seems that that Lindsay Lohan isn’t one of them. A new report says that the actress has ordered her…