Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Movies

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The latest "Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" teaser explores the concept of "choice" -- pondering who actually has one in the desperate fight against the Capitol.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - When Matthew McConaughey began receiving raves for a string of dramatic roles in films like "Mud," "Killer Joe" and "Dallas Buyers Club," there were many who praised the actor for turning his back on the romantic comedies that helped make him a star.
Also in gossip, "Creed" will start filming in Philly in Januaryand Usher hangs in Rittenhouse.
Actress Melissa McCarthy has dismissed recent reports suggesting she has signed on to star in the upcoming all-female reboot of Ghostbusters.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - James Gunn didn't shy away from teasing spoilers about his "Guardians of the Galaxy" sequel at Variety's Entertainment & Technology Summit Tuesday.
Director Darren Aronofsky is to receive the first ever Human Society Filmmaker Award to applaud his decision to use animated animals instead of real creatures in his Biblical film Noah.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - The movie trilogy "The Hobbit" has so far cost nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars to make as the epic continues to set new benchmarks for studio spending.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Fury" was the champion of the weekend box-office battle, knocking two-week champ "Gone Girl" to second place.
Meryl Streep has been cast to play wannabe opera singer Florence Foster Jenkins in a new biopic.