Fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and rape scandal continued, as Amazon Studios announced that it would be severing ties with The Weinstein Company (TWC) In a statement released Friday evening, the streaming service stated that it “no longer plans on moving forward with the David O’Russell Project As for Matthew Weiner’s The Romanoffs,[...]
Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, is trying to implement some changes on the social media giant after today's #womenboycotttwitter experience. The boycott was in response to the 12 hour ban of actress Rose McGowan after she violated the company's terms by posting private phone numbers.The timing of McGowan's ban was extremely suspect, as it[...]
We stand with the brave women and men who use Twitter to share their stories, and will work hard every day to improve our processes to protect those voices.” Original story...In the wake of The New York Times and The New Yorker's explosive exposé that revealed sexual assault allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, actress Rose McGowan (Charmed, Jawbreaker)[...]
As the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault allegations continues to grow, two of the biggest questions being asked involve just how long all of this had been allowed to go on for, and just how widely known Weinstein's reputation was across most of the pop culture landscape.One of the earliest to publicly call[...]
As allegations of rape and sexual assault dating back for years continue to mount by the hour against movie executive Harvey Weinstein, Amazon is examining how to part ways with The Weinstein Company (TWC) and how that will impact two upcoming, high-profile series: Matthew Weiner’s (Mad Men) The Romanoffs; and David O.Russell's (Three Kings) untitled[...]
Amidst reports that he has been paying off sexual harassment accusers for decades, including one anchor who told of an instance in which he attempted to masturbate in front of her, Harvey Weinstein has been fired from The Weinstein Company, the company that he founded and of which he is the current CEO.Here is the statement his[...]
With production commencing in Atlanta on Monday, MTV has announced that Keke Palmer (Scream Queens), R.J. Cyler (I'm Dying Up Here), Jessica Sula (Recovery Road), Giorgia Whigham (13 Reasons Why) and Giullian Yao Gioiello (Julie's Greenroom) are coming aboard Scream for its rebooted/retooled third season. Queen Latifah will serve as executive producer, with Brett Matthews […]
What is a Yapapi Strap match you ask?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQtUftGqoyg Today in Bleeding Cool History, in 2012 Phil Boyle took Mark Waid to task over his comments about print and digital comics.Today's Birthdays include Wyatt Earp sheriff (1848), Philip Roth author (1933), Glenn Close actress (1945), Harvey Weinstein film producer (1952), Bruce Willis actor (1955), Don Sparrow artist (1980), AJ Lee professional wrestler/author (1987)[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="624885,624887,624878,624879,624874,624876,624872"]Sadly we also lost Randy Rhoads too young at the age of only[...]
For the last twenty years, the Halloween horror franchise has been at home at Dimension Films, the horror-focused outlet of producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein From Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers to the second of the Rob Zombie-directed reboots, Dimension has produced and distributed the films; both at the Weinsteins' original company, Miramax, and[...]
Robert DeNiro, My Left Foot director Jim Sheridan and producer Harvey Weinstein have all been attached to the project at one time or another Disney and The Weinstein Company will produce the film.Branagh has also been linked to discussions about a third Thor film, but it is unclear if his schedule will permit both projects[...]
Harvey Weinstein is set to produce with Peter Berg on as producer and possibly director.The project has been bouncing around Hollywood for the last decade and a half including a script by Kevin Smith (which became the Bionic Man comic book) Jim Carrey was even attached to the project for a while.Wahlberg is currently working[...]
I wonder if that was what Harvey Weinstein felt the need to try to cut in order to sell this movie to his idea of the idiot American moviegoer His desire to cut at least 20 minutes out of Bong’s original cut would have gutted the movie because every line, every action, every setpiece was[...]
If your El Mariachi doesn't get Harvey Weinstein to notice your greatness, you still have an action film you can sell. And guess what? People like and want action films whether they’ve won film festival or not Be smart, my little chitlins.So I put together my $80k in units of $1k, $5k and $10k, my[...]
Harvey Weinstein is coming out guns blazing against the National Rifle Association The Hollywood heavyweight announced last night to Howard Stern's radio show (via Variety) that his next film will take the Washington gun lobby head on and he's enlisted the help of newly minted 18-time Oscar nominee Meryl Streep to help him do it.The[...]
Jean-Marc Rochette and Benjamin Legrand, two of the authors of Le Transperceneige, discuss the butchered version of Snowpiercer.
Harvey Scissorhands Weinstein is at it again it seems.This time the producer is clashing with Grace of Monaco director Olivier Dahan over changes to the film, which Weinstein reportedly wants to make.The film, which stars Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly, was originally slated to open in America in November but was pushed back to spring[...]
And I know a lot of other people that do too.The cut which Harvey Weinstein presented and favours doesn't work in a number of ways - I'll be detailing these many ways in an article soon, I assure you - and when compared to the longer cut, it's clear quite how dreadful the changes are.The[...]
And he's reportedly "furious" about it.
The director of Playing For Keeps and The Gnomes' Great Adventure has wanted to make a film of Leon Uris' Mila 18 since he was a kid. And he may finally be doing it.