Kevin Smith: ‘Without the Internet, My Career Doesn’t Exist’

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Kevin Smith always wanted to make a movie about his life with his friends. Back in 1994, though, he realized the only person who'd ever make that film was Kevin Smith The result, Clerks , helped launch his now-seasoned career See also: 16 Books to Read Before the Movie Versions Come Out Smith talked to Mashable about his life since Clerks , his love for Reddit and how his newest film, Tusk , was created with his biggest fan in mind: himself Tusk opens in theaters on Sept. 19 BONUS: Simply Genius Shower Thoughts with Nick Offerman Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments. Read more... More about Reddit , Entertainment , Videos , Film , and Kevin Smith Read more »

‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Trailer: ‘Peeta Is the Capitol’s Weapon’

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Katniss Everdeen threatens her rebel army if they don't rescue fellow tribute Peeta Mellark, who was captured by the Capitol during the chaotic rescue plan at the Quarter Quell, in the first full trailer for The Hunger Games : Mockingjay — Part 1 . "You will rescue Peeta at the earliest opportunity or you will find another Mockingjay," proclaims Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence), the face of the rebellion. See also: Lorde Will Pick Every Artist for 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Soundtrack The explosive trailer ends with Katniss and Gale (Liam Hemsworth) shooting down Capitol aircrafts with their high-tech bows and arrows, giving viewers a glimpse at the grim plot Read more... More about Films , Entertainment , Trailers , Movie Trailers , and Film Read more »

‘Batman’ Director Zack Snyder Jokingly Tweets Image of Stormtrooper’s Arrest

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It seems the latest villain to terrorize Gotham City is a Stormtrooper. Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder tweeted an image Saturday of a Stormtrooper being arrested by the Gotham City Police Department with the caption "Case closed." Case closed pic.twitter.com/fVyENoksFp — ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) September 13, 2014 See also: The First Official Image of the Batmobile From 'Batman v Superman' Snyder was most likely poking fun at a recent, false rumor that the Batmobile had been stolen from the set of the new Batman film, suggesting it was the work of a soldier from Star Wars' Galactic Empire Read more... More about Batman , Star Wars , Entertainment , Film , and Pics Read more »

Pixar’s Mesmerizing Use of Color Showcased in a Supercut

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While Pixar's method of telling stories has been heavily explored, not much has been said about the computer-animation film studio's use of color. This supercut by Vimeo user Rishi Kaneria reveals Pixar's amazing color designs — all hidden in plain sight See also: The Pixar Theory: Every Character Lives in the Same Universe The video is less about the colors of Pixar's iconic characters than the way the studio covers entire scenes in specific shades and tones to convey different emotions. It's an effect that is meant to go unnoticed, and often does. If you need us, we'll be watching Toy Story 3 again, and definitely not crying. Read more... More about Entertainment , Disney , Film , Animation , and Pixar Read more »

The Gut-Punching, Emotional Roller Coaster of Watching ‘Forrest Gump’

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There's a little bit of Gump in all of us. That's why nobody can tug at our heartstrings quite like that sweet shrimp-boat captain from Greenbow, Alabama. Forrest Gump is being re-released at IMAX theaters across the U.S. to celebrate the film's 20th anniversary. The Robert Zemeckis classic not only made its mark on cinema history, but also on the hearts and minds of moviegoers by taking them on a rocky roller coaster ride of tears and laughter See also: What If Wes Anderson Directed 'Forrest Gump'? Get your box of tissues ready for one bumpy ride Read more »

New ‘Horrible Bosses 2′ Trailer: Yup, the Bosses Are Still Horrible

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The bro trio is back — with its horrible bosses Sean Anders, the director who first brought you the raunchy tale of three guys at wit's end with their bosses in 2011, is ready for round two. Yes, even Jennifer Aniston as the blackmailing, sex-crazed dentist has returned to keep the plot filled with plenty of roadblocks A new trailer for the film features DJ Snake & Lil John's "Turn Down For What" while Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis get into all sorts of typical, boyish mischief. Man Drops Himself Into Volcano and Takes a Selfie Dropped Your iPhone 6 in the Toilet? No Big Deal. Jimmy Fallon Remixes 'All About That Bass' Using Only Classroom Instruments Watch NFL Players Read Mean Tweets About Themselves Read more... More about Movies , Viral Video , Trailer , Entertainment , and Film Read more »

Joan Rivers, a Bitchin’ Life in Photos

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Comedian and TV personality Joan Rivers passed away on Thursday at the age of 81 after several days on life support at Mount Sinai hospital in New York City.  Rivers, a Brooklyn native, got her start on the theater circuit — but her big break came on  The Tonight Show , where she often guest hosted for Johnny Carson. She was also a best-selling author and has made countless cameos in television shows and movies , most recently the host of E!'s Fashion Police . We have her to thank for the red carpet question, "Who are you wearing?" See also: 10 Joan Rivers Quotes That Transcend Her Snark Take a look back through Joan's vivacious career through photos. Read more... More about Entertainment , Television , Joan Rivers , Film , and Tv Read more »

‘Once Upon a Time’ Teases an Icy Welcome for Elsa of ‘Frozen’

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While Frozen mania has slowed in real life, it's just beginning for the town of Storybrooke. The fictional fairy tale town in ABC's Once Upon a Time will play host to Frozen's Elsa, played by  Fringe 's Georgina Haig, in its upcoming season 4 The Hollywood Reporter shares a first look at how the Queen of Arendelle's arrival will affect our favorite Storybrooke residents. See also: Mother-Daughter Lip-Sync Will Rekindle Your 'Frozen' Heart Once Upon a Time teased Elsa's arrival at the very end of its season 3 finale, which showed the queen emerging from a time portal. The Queen isn't the only Frozen character who'll grace the town of Storybrooke: Scott Michael Foster and Elizabeth Lail will play Kristoff and Anna, respectively, while Tyler Jacob Moore will play Prince Hans and John Rhys-Davis will play the Troll King. Read more... More about Entertainment , Tv , Film , Once Upon A Time , and Videos Read more »

‘Once Upon a Time’ Teases an Icy Welcome for Elsa of ‘Frozen’

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While Frozen mania has slowed in real life, it's just beginning for the town of Storybrooke. The fictional fairy tale town in ABC's Once Upon a Time will play host to Frozen's Elsa, played by  Fringe 's Georgina Haig, in its upcoming season 4 The Hollywood Reporter shares a first look at how the Queen of Arendelle's arrival will affect our favorite Storybrooke residents. See also: Mother-Daughter Lip-Sync Will Rekindle Your 'Frozen' Heart Once Upon a Time teased Elsa's arrival at the very end of its season 3 finale, which showed the queen emerging from a time portal. The Queen isn't the only Frozen character who'll grace the town of Storybrooke: Scott Michael Foster and Elizabeth Lail will play Kristoff and Anna, respectively, while Tyler Jacob Moore will play Prince Hans and John Rhys-Davis will play the Troll King. Read more... More about Entertainment , Tv , Film , Once Upon A Time , and Videos Read more »

Marnie the Dog Imitates Selfie King James Franco

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James Franco, Marnie the Dog would like to challenge your selfie domination. The 12-year-old rescue pup with a permanent tongue-filled grin found inspiration in the actor's Instagram feed Marnie copied a few of Franco's finest selfies, adding a bit of silly furball fun to the otherwise contemplative and serious poses See also: The 75 Absolutely Cutest Animals on Instagram Your move, Franco — time to pose like Marnie. Read more... More about Lists , Cute Animals , Instagram , Film , and Watercooler Read more »