Harry Dean Stanton

Looking At ‘The Breakfast Club’ From The Other Side

I can tell you a lot about <i>The Breakfast Club</i>. That it was originally called Detention. That it was supposed to be John Hughes’ first film as a director, but a script he wrote after it, <i>Sixteen Candles</i>, made it to the screen first. That <i>Sixteen Candles</i> began a relationship with Molly Ringwald and …

Ally Sheedy

DGA Awards mystery: Who will the five First-Time Director nominees be? (Hint: Greta Gerwig is ineligible)

Who will be the five First-Time Director nominees at the Directors Guild of America Awards? The category, which is only three years old, could …

Greta Gerwig

Houston Film Critics Society Movie Awards celebrates Mattress Mack, and a Hollywood icon

This year, the Houston Film Critics Society will pay tribute to some noble, local heroes and stars of screen, during its 11th Annual Houston Film …

Texas

Here are the top 7 things to do in Houston this weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. We’ve mapped out your free time, with seven can’t-miss events — from a bridal …

Texas

The Movie Club, 2017

Kogonada, Taika Waititi, Patty Jenkins, and Jordan Peele.Photo illustration by <i>Slate</i>. Images by Vera de Kok/Wikipedia, Jamie McCarthy/Getty …

Terrence Malick

15 Movie Couples You Didn’t Know Dated In Real Life

It’s kind of a Hollywood cliche. Two beautiful people pretend to be two beautiful lovers and accidentally find themselves falling for each other in …

Hollywood

Dan DeLuca's Mix Picks: 'Muscle Shoals,' Lame-O Records showcase, and 'Talkin' World War III Blues'

<b>Muscle Shoals.</b> 2013 documentary about the Alabama town that became a soul music mecca thanks to Rick Hall, the producer and songwriter who died last …

Sturgill Simpson

Make Your Own Good Luck and See Our Pick of the Week Sooner Rather Than Later

Plus 8 More New Releases to Watch This Week on Blu-ray/DVD!<p>Welcome to this week in home video! Click the title to buy a Blu-ray/DVD from Amazon and …

Filmmaking

The 8 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘American Made,’ ‘Brad’s Status’

Plus 'Lucky,' 'Gilbert,' 'Apollo 13,' 'The Breakfast Club,' 'The Family I Had,' and 'Lost and Found.'<p>Welcome back, everybody – and 2018 is off to a …

Bill Paxton

Photo Coverage: A Final Farewell to Those We've Lost in 2017

As we say goodbye to 2017, we remember all of those we have lost in this past year. From actors to directors and musicians, these people have shared …

Entertainment

January 2 Digital, Blu-ray and DVD Releases

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Welcome to ComingSoon.net’s January 2 Digital HD, Blu-ray and DVD column! As you can see, we’ve added a video player at the top …

Movies

What each state has Googled more than any other in 2017

2017 was an awful year by nearly all measures, a depressing assembly line of misery that produced one damn atrocity after another. Despite being …

Weird

nothing compares to sinéad o'connor's early 90s style

In 1990, Sinéad O'Connor headlined Glastonbury wearing a leather jacket, a “Fat Slags” tee tucked into her jeans, and round sunglasses. It's Noah Johnson's favorite look from the Irish superstar, but he'll never attempt to recreate it.<p><i>This article was originally published by i-D US.</i><p>I can’t think of …

Oscars: ‘Get Out,’ Gary Oldman, Sally Hawkins Lead Critical Kudos Circuit

According to the regional film critics awards circuit, Jordan Peele’s horror satire “Get Out” is the best film of 2017.<p>With 33 groups (and climbing) …

Gary Oldman

Celebrities we lost in 2017

The majority of people probably want to put this year behind them.<p>From the beginning of 2017 up until the very end, hugely popular celebrities in the …

Entertainment

In memoriam: Entertainment figures we lost in 2017

From Gord Downie to Robert Guillaume, some of the artists, musicians actors and other notables who died<p>Comedian Jerry Lewis, Linkin Park's Chester …

Entertainment

Looking back: Celebrities we lost in 2017

(WCMH)–The world lost well-loved actors, musicians, and other famous names in 2017. Here is a look at those who died. Click the names to read more …

Entertainment

Celebrity deaths that shocked us in 2017

FROM some of music’s biggest legends to Hollywood trailblazers, these are the stars who left us in 2017 and the surprising facts you didn’t know.

Entertainment

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

Johnny Hallyday

Hollywood & Entertainment Industry Deaths In 2017 – Photo Gallery

Another year and another group of Hollywood and media industry icons left us in 2017, from TV legends like Mary Tyler Moore to comedy greats like …

Entertainment Industry

Chester Bennington, Hugh Hefner & All The Stars We Lost In 2017: In Memoriam

They are gone, but they will never be forgotten. So many beloved stars of stage and screen passed away in 2017. From Mary Tyler Moore to Chester …

Entertainment

Big personalities we lost in 2017

A collage of big personalities that died in 2017. Source: Befunky collage Photo: eNCA<p>PARIS - From German political colossus Helmut Kohl to rock …

News (South Africa)

All of the Celebrities We Lost in 2017

We lost many a luminary in 2017, from the realms of film, fashion, music, television and media. Find below brief biographies of some of the highest profile pioneers, visionaries, and artists who passed away this year:<p><b>Azzedine Alaïa</b><br>This French-Tunisian couturier will be remembered, says Vogue’s …

Entertainment

In Memoriam: Movie Stars We Lost in 2017

The past year saw the loss of some renowned character actors, including <b>John Hurt</b>, <b>Bill Paxton</b> and <b>Harry Dean Stanton</b>. We were both shaken and stirred …

Entertainment

Was 2017 the end of something or just the beginning?

Whatever it is, you feel it in your shoulder muscles, in your gut. It’s not the usual anxiety, the strain we’ve absorbed into our DNA since Sept. 11. (Since Watergate? Since Antietam?) Hit from all sides by surreality — swamped by outrage and mystery and irony and hypocrisy — we have moved on to …

Lifestyle

In Memoriam: TV Stars We Lost in 2017

The world of TV had a rough year in 2017, with the death of the beloved Mary Tyler Moore hitting hard. TV’s Batman, Adam West, Jim Nabors of “Gomer …

Entertainment

Big Screen Berkeley: Our favorite films of 2017

For those of you who might have lost track of the time, it’s once again the end of the current calendar year. Most of us, I think, will be fairly …

UC Berkeley

Here Are the Must-Stream Movies of January 2018

Light a fire, turn down the lights, snuggle up with someone you like, and start streaming.<p>There may be plenty of new movies to see at the local theater, but quite frankly, it’s January, which means that—at least in most parts of the country—it’s cold. So why not stay in and take advantage of that …

Movies

Stars We Lost in 2017: Hugh Hefner, Mary Tyler Moore and More Famous Faces Who Died This Year

Rose Marie<p>The beloved <i>The Dick Van Dyke Show</i> actress died at age 94.<p>Heather Menzies-Urich<p>The <i>Sound of Music</i> actress passed away at age 68.<p>Dick …

Entertainment

10 top TV shows: Year in Review 2017

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Television critics and programming pundits who compiled Top 10 lists before the last week of 2017 overlooked something. Uh, the …

TV