Special Effects Legend Carlo Rambaldi Dies at 86

Italian special effects legend Carlo Rambaldi--the man responsible for creating the weird, long heads of such popular long-headed aliens as E.T. and the Alien xenomorph--has died after...
August 10, 2012

'Willy Wonka' Director Mel Stuart Dies

Mel Stuart--the director whose adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory remains the definitive film version of the tale, no matter what Johnny Depp will tell you--has...
August 10, 2012

'ALF' Movie Really Happening

Once just the sad, starry-eyed dream of the only man whose ALF conversations extend beyond "Remember ALF?", a feature film about Melmac's first cat-eating sitcom star is...
August 9, 2012

Director Ben Affleck Offered 'Justice League'

The Town proved Ben Affleck could handle both action and goofy costumes, and Warner Bros. wants that expertise and ability to command a Superman-looking dude on their...
August 8, 2012

Ryan Reynolds' Kid Is Getting Abducted

With Taken revitalizing the protective father thriller genre in ways Mel Gibson's insisting shouting never could, Hollywood bottom-feeders Nicolas Cage and Brendan Fraser have both recently been...
August 8, 2012