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"High Fidelity": After 5 Heartbreaks, Time for Zoë Kravitz's Rob to Face the Music [TEASER]

Given Disney’s equity stake in Hulu, we’re happy High Fidelity will continue as part of our extended family.” – Agnes Chu, SVP Content, Disney+Directed by Stephen Frears, starring co-screenwriter John Cusack (Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer) and based on Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel, 2000’s High Fidelity featured Cusack’s Rob Gordon, a music store owner who can’t seem to make his relationships last[...]

Better Off Dead: Just Give the Kid Two Dollars Already (Neon Cinema)

Better Off Dead: Just Give the Kid Two Dollars Already (Neon Cinema)

Welcome to 1985, and the absurdly trippy magic of Savage Steve Holland's Better Off Dead.[caption id="attachment_1119083" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Better Off Dead Image Courtesy Warner Bros[/caption]John Cusack stars as Lane Meyer, who really, really loves his girlfriend of six months, Beth (Amanda Wyss) Lane has so many pictures of Beth in his room that it's bordering[...]

'Utopia': Felisha Terrell, Dustin Ingram Join Amazon's Gillian Flynn Conspiracy-Thriller Series

Felisha Terrell (Shooter) and Watchmen's Dustin Ingram are set to recur in Gone Girl author-screenwriter Gillian Flynn‘s upcoming Amazon Studios adaptation of British series Utopia, joining a cast that includes John Cusack (High Fidelity, Grosse Pointe Blank), Rainn Wilson (The Office), Sasha Lane (American Honey), Javon “Wanna” Walton (Euphoria), and Jessica Rothe (Happy Death Day 2U)[...]

'High Fidelity': The OA's Kingsley Ben-Adir Joins Zoe Kravitz Hulu Series

Given Disney’s equity stake in Hulu, we’re happy High Fidelity will continue as part of our extended family.” – Agnes Chu, SVP Content, Disney+Directed by Stephen Frears, starring co-screenwriter John Cusack (Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer) and based on Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel, 2000’s High Fidelity featured Cusack’s Rob Gordon, a music store owner who can’t seem to make his relationships last[...]

'High Fidelity': Da'Vine Joy Randolph, David Holmes Join Zoe Kravitz Hulu Series

Given Disney’s equity stake in Hulu, we’re happy High Fidelity will continue as part of our extended family.” – Agnes Chu, SVP Content, Disney+ Directed by Stephen Frears, starring co-screenwriter John Cusack (Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer) and based on Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel, 2000’s High Fidelity featured Cusack’s Rob Gordon, a music store owner who can’t seem to make his relationships last[...]

'Utopia': Happy Death Day 2U's Jessica Rothe Joins Amazon's Gillian Flynn Conspiracy-Thriller Series

Jessica Rothe (Happy Death Day 2U) is set to join Gone Girl author/screenwriter Gillian Flynn‘s upcoming Amazon Studios adaptation of British series Utopia, joining a cast that includes John Cusack (High Fidelity, Grosse Pointe Blank), Rainn Wilson (The Office), Sasha Lane (American Honey), and Javon “Wanna” Walton (Euphoria) With Flynn serving as the project’s creator, executive producer, writer, and showrunner, the nine-episode conspiracy-thriller received a straight-to-series[...]

'High Fidelity': Jake Lacy Joins Zoe Kravitz for Upcoming Hulu Series

Given Disney’s equity stake in Hulu, we’re happy High Fidelity will continue as part of our extended family.” – Agnes Chu, SVP Content, Disney+Directed by Stephen Frears, starring co-screenwriter John Cusack (Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer) and based on Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel, 2000’s High Fidelity featured Cusack’s Rob Gordon, a music store owner who can’t seem to make his relationships last[...]

'Utopia': High Fidelity's John Cusack Joins Amazon's Gillian Flynn Conspiracy-Thriller Series

Gone Girl author/screenwriter Gillian Flynn‘s upcoming Amazon Studios adaptation of British series Utopia has a new name to add to The Deep State’s “list,” with our personal pop culture "spirit animal"* John Cusack (High Fidelity, Grosse Pointe Blank) joining co-stars Rainn Wilson (The Office), Sasha Lane (American Honey), and Javon “Wanna” Walton (Euphoria) on the nine-episode series[...]

'High Fidelity': Zoe Kravitz Series Singing New Tune at Hulu, "Evolved" From Disney+

Given Disney’s equity stake in Hulu, we’re happy High Fidelity will continue as part of our extended family.” - Agnes Chu, SVP Content, Disney+Directed by Stephen Frears, starring co-screenwriter John Cusack (Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer) and based on Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel, 2000’s High Fidelity featured Cusack’s Rob Gordon, a music store owner who can’t seem to[...]

Fantastic Beasts' Zoe Kravitz to Star in Disney's High Fidelity Streaming Series

Over the course of the 10-episode first season, writers Veronica West and Sarah Kucserka‘s (Bull, Ugly Betty) look to capture the romantic comedy and authentic spirit of the book/film with a friendly, optimistic tone.Directed by Stephen Frears and starring co-screenwriter John Cusack (Better Off Dead, One Crazy Summer), 2000’s High Fidelity featured Cusack’s Rob Gordon, a music store owner who can’t seem to make his[...]

Vive la Netflix, Lesnar as Hogan 2.0, Atwood Talks Terrorists, Broad City Ends, and Cusack's Low 'Fidelity' [The Weekly Static s01e35]

Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 35?Apparently John Cusack’s Not a Huge Fan of Disney’s High Fidelity SeriesNetflix Says Au Revoir to Cannes Film Festival Following Rule Change‘Handmaids Tale’ Author Margaret Atwood Talks Star Wars and TerroristsBroad City Creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Announce End to Series, Sign Development Deal with Comedy CentralMartin Scorsese to Direct[...]

Apparently John Cusack's Not a Huge Fan of Disney's High Fidelity Series

[caption id="attachment_827137" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: taniavolobueva / Shutterstock.com[/caption]In another example of how an idea can be great for some (for example, the CW and Charmed) and a raging dumpster fire to others (for example, Holly Marie Combs and Charmed), actor John Cusack (Grosse Pointe Blank) is weighing in on Disney's planned romantic comedy series remake[...]

Disney Eyes 'High Fidelity'-Inspired Series with Female Lead for New Streaming Service

As previously reported, Disney's goal is to generate four to five original movies and five TV series during its freshman year, with series budgets expected to cost between $25 million-$35 million for 10 episodes; with a large, potential "tent pole" series possible being capped out at $100 million for a 10-episode season.Directed by Stephen Frears and starring co-screenwriter[...]

The Weekly Static s01e20.3 – 2018 "Cusack" Series: Hulu's Castle Rock

The honor is named after the great John Cusack, the acting "golden god" behind such cinematic masterpieces as One Crazy Summer, Better Off Dead, Grosse Pointe Blank and High Fidelity. Welcome to the third and final act in The Weekly Static‘s three-part mid-season finale! As we wrap up this little shindig, make sure to check[...]

'The Mist' Episode 4: 'Pequod' Reaffirms My Faith, For Now

I’ll try to put up some kind of "subtle reminder” when the spoilage is about to start.As always, my rating system is based on a highly scientific 1-9 (with half-increments) John Cusack scale, with a 10 “Golden Cusack” score reserved only for incredibly rare and special circumstances Why John Cusack? Because he’s my pop-culture spirit[...]

The Mist Season 1 Episode 2 Review: An Episode In Search Of A Purpose

I’ll try to put up some kind of "subtle reminder" when the spoilage is about to start.As always, my ratings system is based on a highly scientific 1-9 (with half-increments) “John Cusack” scale, with a 10 “Golden Cusack” score reserved only for incredibly rare and special circumstances Why "John Cusack"? Because he’s my pop-culture spirit[...]

John Cusack And Samuel L. Jackson Face WiFi Apocalypse In Trailer For Cell

John Cusack and Samuel L Jackson take on a mysterious disease transmitted via cellphones in the trailer for Cell Based on the Stephen King novel, Cusack faces a world threatened when people using modern phone technology become a bloodthirsty collective consciousness And while he encounters a group ready to fight the mob, Cusack just wants[...]

Jackie Chan and John Cusack Team For Dragon Blade

There is a new film coming out starring Jackie Chan, John Cusack and Adrien Brody and it's not a comedy Dragon Blade, written and directed by Daniel Lee, is a historical epic that tells the tale of Huo An, the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions during the Han Dynasty An (Chan) is framed[...]

John Cusack Wants To Star In A Movie Version Of Stephen King's Doctor Sleep

It's no secret that John Cusack is a big Stephen King fan, or at least a fan of King's stories being turned into movies, as he's already done three adaptations, including the currently filming Cell.So it's not a surprise that when asked during a a Reddit AMA (via The Dissolve) about which role he would[...]