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Lady Gaga’s ‘Hold My Hand’ Lands Ahead of ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Opening

Lady Gaga has released “Hold My Hand” from “Top Gun: Maverick.” The song features in the film opening May 27, and already looks like it could catapult the…

Why It’s ‘Highly Unlikely’ Jason Sudeikis Didn’t Know Olivia Wilde Would Be Served at CinemaCon, According to Legal Expert

Hollywood has seen some strange stories over the years, but what happened last week was incredibly bizarre, even by movie business standards. Nothing, it seems, could quite prepare…

Annecy Gets ‘Spider-Verse,’ ‘Puss in Boots’ Footage and ‘Lightyear,’ and Unveils Festival Lineup

Two of the most awaited European animation films of the year – Alberto Vázquez’s “Unicorn Wars” and Pierre Foldes’ “Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman” –  look set to world premiere…

AMC Boss Adam Aron on Charging Extra for Blockbusters After ‘The Batman’ and Catering to ‘Ape’ Investors

AMC CEO Adam Aron is a rock star to a very specific group of people. Those people, of course, are the 4 million non-professional investors who sent the…

Harry Styles Gaslights Florence Pugh in ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ Trailer

Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for “Don’t Worry Darling,” Olivia Wilde’s new psychological thriller starring Florence Pugh and Harry Styles. The trailer first debuted at CinemaCon…

Netflix Lost Subscribers, But It Really Lost Something Larger — Call It Mythology (Column)

Pretend it was one year ago, when the streaming revolution, stoked by the pandemic (when is a pandemic good for business? When your business depends on people staying…

CinemaCon Report Card: Which Studios Wowed the Crowd, and Which Lacked Sizzle

The curtain has closed on CinemaCon, and this year’s gathering of movie theater owners managed to come and go with nary a mention of the exhibition industry’s persona…

Jennifer Grey will return for ‘Dirty Dancing’ sequel: ‘The next chapter’

Jennifer Grey is set to come back to Kellerman’s in a new “Dirty Dancing” sequel.

Keanu Reeves Slays Enemies With Nunchucks in ‘John Wick: Chapter 4’ CinemaCon Footage

Keanu Reeves is back to crushing skulls and making movie theater owners scream with adoration, as the star closed CinemaCon with a first look at “John Wick: Chapter…

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Blows CinemaCon Away: First Reactions Hail a ‘Perfect Blockbuster’

“Top Gun: Maverick” blasted off at CinemaCon, where Paramount Pictures held the tentpole’s first public screening and generated rave first reactions. Journalists in attendance are hailing the long-awaited…

‘Avatar 2’ Star Sam Worthington Talks ‘Mind-Blowing and Marvelous’ Sequel

It’s been 13 years since Sam Worthington starred as Jake Sully in James Cameron’s “Avatar,” and this week, the first look at its sequel was unveiled. “When I…

Damien Chazelle’s Star-Studded Hollywood Drama ‘Babylon’ Drops Footage at CinemaCon

Director Damien Chazelle brought the ol’ razzle dazzle to CinemaCon, showcasing the first look at his next film “Babylon,” a star-studded homage to Hollywood’s golden era. Attendees of…