Friday, October 24, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Movies

Keanu Reeves stars as a hitman who kills the mobsters who killed his dog in "John Wick," an action movie with a sense of humor.
The brilliant, funny ‘Birdman’ stars Michael Keaton as a washed up movie star trying to prove himself on Broadway, alongside Ed Norton
NEW YORK (AP) - Richard Linklater's 12-year-long family drama, "Boyhood," leads the Gotham Independent Film Awards with four nominations, including best feature.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Marvel and Disney's first trailer for "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" arrived Thursday night after being leaked online earlier in the day.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - With "Big Hero 6," an obscure Marvel Comics title gives the Mouse House's toon division just enough raw material to assemble its own superhero franchise, starring millions of robots -- including one, a balloon-bellied virtual nurse named Baymax, that you'll never forget.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Aaron Sorkin has confirmed that Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in Sony's upcoming biopic about the Apple co-founder. Sorkin penned the script and Danny Boyle is attached to direct.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Margot Robbie looks ready to reteam with her "Focus" directors Glenn Ficarra and John Requa: The "The Wolf of Wall Street" actress is in talks to join Tina Fey in their next pic, "The Taliban Shuffle."
The Matrix star Keanu Reeves has revealed he tried to claw his way into the X-Men franchise as Wolverine and put his name forward to portray Batman in director Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Martin Scorsese will exec produce an authorized documentary on The Grateful Dead, aimed at coinciding with the band's 50th anniversary next year.