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What Makes 'One Hour Photo' Robin Williams's Best 'Dark' Performance

Robin Williams was never comfortable just being the comic relief. One of his most celebrated early roles was in "Good Morning Vietnam," a performance that was as dramatic as it was comedic. He was already pushing at the boundaries, squirming inside Hollywood's notions of who he was as a performer …

Nine Inch Nails

10 things you should do every day to improve your life, according to science

These are the 10 things that scientific research shows can help improve your life.<p>1. Get out <b>in nature</b><p>You probably seriously underestimate how …

Happiness

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Smart TV

10 Must-Watch Movie Trailers Of The Week [19.08.17]

Hollywood is bringing out the big guns this week – Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Idris Elba, Jessica Chastain, Steve Buscemi, Jennifer Lawrence, and… …

Here's how Emma Stone went from failed TV shows to the highest-paid actress in Hollywood

Emma Stone is now the top actress in Hollywood, financially that is.<p>The 28-year-old actress was just named the highest-paid actress in the world, raking in $26 million over the past year, according to Forbes' new list of the highest-paid actresses.<p>Since first moving to Los Angeles when she was 15, …

Box Office

This is awkward, but "Game of Thrones" totally copied a scene from "Shrek"

Warning, the following post contains spoilers for Season 7 of <i>Game Of Thrones,</i> as well as DreamWorks’ 2001 animated classic, <i>Shrek</i>. If you’re behind on</i> …

‘Godzilla: Monster Planet’ Trailer: the King Takes His Rightful Throne

The ‘Godzilla’ franchise enters uncharted territory.<p>This year marked the 100th anniversary of Japanese animation. Given the significant influence of …

‘Lion King’ director reveals major secret about Scar and Mufasa

The director and producer of Disney’s 1994 critically acclaimed animated film “The Lion King” revealed in an interview that Mufasa and Scar are not …

Walt Disney Company

Jim Carrey is a painter now, and he’s actually really good

Every great comedian has a bit of darkness in them. Sometimes, it can even feel like the bigger their smile and the more positive their presence, the …

Jim Carrey

Lomography Revives the Disposable Film Camera with ‘Simple Use’ Cam

Lomography reasserted their commitment to film photography nostalgia today by bringing another relic of photography’s past back into the mainstream. …

Photography

Indian film board clears Lipstick Under My Burkha for release

Tribunal overturns decision to ban ‘lady-oriented’ film exploring women’s sexuality – though length of sex scenes must be cut<p>An award-winning Hindi film that was blocked by India’s film censor for being too “lady-oriented” has been cleared for release by an appeals tribunal.<p>Lipstick Under My …

Women's News (India)

'He was super happy': Heath Ledger film fights perception actor was depressed

Documentary portrays young star as a passionate force of nature who was ‘enthralled’ by his final role as the Joker<p>Nine years after his death at the age of 28, audiences are seeing a different side of the Australian actor Heath Ledger – through the lens of his own camera.<p>A new documentary about the …

Comic Books

'Baby Driver' is the must-see movie of SXSW

Everyone knows by now not to put Baby in a corner — in a complete departure from that reference, <i>Baby Driver</i> stars Ansel Elgort as the young driver …

Terrence Malick’s ‘The Tree Of Life’ Alternate Ending Revealed, And It’s Far More Autobiographical

Terrence Malick had something very personal in mind to conclude his masterwork.<p>The autobiographical threads in Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life” …

7 cool smartphones set to launch in India soon

1 / 8<p>Indian smartphone market is set to see a flurry of launches in the next few months. Many of the flagships and mid-range smartphones launched at …

BLUE’S BEATS #14 – “Inception”

<b>Blue’s Beats is a blog series where we break down various feature screenplays by identifying and discussing their important beats.</b> Today we will take …

The Oscars

This VFX Reel Takes You from Early to Final CGI Renderings

Switch between the early and final renderings of 'Mortal Kombat: Legacy' and more in The Sequence Group's experimental 'Before/After Reel!'<p>A collective of CGI and visual effects experts created an experimental video reel that allows viewers to watch a scene simultaneously during different stages of …

Animation

Steven Spielberg and Fellow Directors Reveal the Stories Behind John Williams' Iconic Scores

Ahead of the 50-time Oscar nominee's Life Achievement Award from the AFI on Thursday, his frequent collaborators tell THR why they love working with …

Harry Potter

Punjab Won’t Fly Unless It Deals With Its Agrarian Crisis

Agriculture in the state needs a new paradigm, one that acknowledges the scarcity of interlinked resources and the costs of their use.<p>Recently, …

Red Hot & Feeling Blue: An Exploration into the Psychology of Color in Film

Creating a color palette that adds to your films aesthetic is important, but perhaps more important than that is using color as the powerful …

Psychology

10 Inspirational Quotes from Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs

Deadpool becomes highest-grossing R-rated film of all time

Box office success of Ryan Reynolds’ foul-mouthed mutant ushers in predictions of a new wave of comic book movies aimed at adults<p>The irreverent superhero movie Deadpool has become the highest-grossing R-rated movie of all time worldwide, with $745m (£522m) in box office receipts.<p>The Ryan …

Film Industry

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p>• Watch the Guardian’s documentaries<p><b>Joshua Oppenheimer</b><p><b>The Texan director’s feature</b> …

Filmmaking

Indian court rejects more jail time for man convicted as a minor in 2012 gang rape

A day after a man convicted as a minor in a 2012 gang rape and murder in New Delhi was released from detention, India's Supreme Court rejected appeals to extend his sentence in a case that has sparked a passionate debate over juvenile justice.<p>India's highest court on Monday dismissed a petition …

Portraits of People Lost in Invisible Device Screens

Photographer Eric Pickersgill has a photo project that has the Web abuzz this week. Titled “Removed,” it shows what smartphones and tablets have done …

Meet the 72-year-old grandfather who scripted this year’s biggest blockbusters in India

In the mid-nineties, he started penning stories out of financial need. Now, within weeks of each other, two of his films have made more than $100 million.<p>K V Vijayendra Prasad is the 72-year-old scriptwriter of <i>Bajrangi Bhaijaan</i> and <i>Baahubali</i>—two of the biggest blockbusters ever made in India. (“Let …

India

Watch: Alex Gibney's Steve Jobs documentary looks incredible

We’ve spent a lot of time talking about Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs movie, but another film about the Apple founder looks a lot more exciting.<p>On the basis of its first trailer, ‘Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine’ from Alex Gibney, looks incredible.<p>The Academy Award-winning documentary maker has a …