Harrison Ford: Articles

'Solo: A Star Wars Story': The Force of Corporate Pressure Brings Down Latest Franchise Entry

Solo: A Star Wars Story with Alden Ehrenreich. The 10th live-action feature in the now 41-year-old Star Wars movie franchise, Solo: A Star Wars Story attempts to explain the background of Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) – first portrayed by Harrison Ford back in 1977. Veteran Ron Howard (A Beautiful Mind, […]

'Star Wars 7' News: 'Jurassic World' & Christmas Box Office Records Shattered

'Star Wars 7' news: Laser sword shatters box office records. 'Star Wars 7' news: 'The Force Awakens' shatters 'Jurassic World' & Christmas records Dec. 27, '15, update: As expected, Star Wars 7 a.k.a. Star Wars: The Force Awakens has broken three major box office records this Christmas weekend (Dec. 25–27, […]

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' NOT to Become All-Time Worldwide Blockbuster?

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' with Oscar Isaac: Poe Dameron and pals NOT to become all-time box office champs? 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' NOT to become worldwide top-grossing movie of all time? Dec. 21, '15, update: J.J. Abrams' futuristic adventure movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens was the most […]

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Premiere: Most Anticipated Event Since Nostradamus

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Premiere: Lupita Nyong'o at the most anticipated event since the days of Nostradamus. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' premiere in Hollywood The most anticipated event since Nostradamus prophesied World War I, World War II, Climate Change Calamity, and Reality TV, Star Wars: The Force Awakens […]

Harrison Ford Injured in Plane Accident

Harrison Ford: Private plane pilot/actor as Colonel Graff in 'Ender's Game.' Harrison Ford injured in plane accident Star Wars and Raiders of the Lost Ark actor Harrison Ford was supposed to be in critical condition – later reports have upgraded the alarmist news to “fair” or “stable” condition – following […]

Watch Golden Globes Online: Julianne Moore Double Nominee

2015 Golden Globes' nominee Julianne Moore in 'Maps to the Stars.' Watch Golden Globes online: Red Carpet arrivals and awards ceremony George Clooney will be present at the Golden Globes ceremony to pick up his Cecil B. DeMille Award. Will presenters Tina Fey and Amy Poehler sink or swim – […]

'Star Wars: Episode VII' Cast Announced: Max von Sydow??

'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast announced (image: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast member Max von Sydow in 'Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close') Star Wars: Episode VII cast members have been announced. The world had been waiting with bated breath. Who will The Force be with? Well, not with humankind and […]

'Ender's Game' Movie Version of Anti-Gay Author's Sci-Fier to Become Next 'John Carter'?

'Ender's Game' movie to go the way of 'John Carter' & 'The Golden Compass'? Nov. 11, '13, update: Directed by Gavin Hood and starring Asa Butterfield and Harrison Ford, Ender's Game is going the way of Andrew Stanton's John Carter and Chris Weitz's The Golden Compass at the domestic box […]

'Ender's Game' Movie Review: Sci-Fier Fails to Explore 'Disturbing Brutality' at Its Core

'Ender's Game' movie review: Sci-fier displays 'steel-grey self-seriousness,' but fails to explore 'disturbing brutality' at its core (image: Asa Butterfield and Abigail Breslin in 'Ender's Game') Orson Scott Card's sci-fi novel Ender's Game was published in 1985, and in the 28 years that elapsed before the book became a film, […]

Mel Gibson & Antonio Banderas Join 'The Expendables 3'

Mel Gibson, Antonio Banderas 'confirmed' for 'The Expendables 3' cast Mel Gibson and Antonio Banderas have been “confirmed” as the latest The Expendables 3 cast members, according to TheWrap, quoting a Sylvester Stallone representative. The Expendables 3 is to be directed by Patrick Hughes, from a screenplay by Stallone and […]

Jackie Robinson Movie '42': Baseball Films' Biggest Opening Ever?

Jackie Robinson movie '42' Jackie Robinson movie '42' weekend box office: Best opening ever for a baseball movie? The Jackie Robinson biopic 42, written and directed by Academy Award winner Brian Helgeland, and starring Chadwick Boseman and veteran Harrison Ford (from The Conversation and Star Wars to Cowboys & Aliens), […]

Tom Cruise 'Top Gun' Beating Steven Spielberg & Harrison Ford?

Tom Cruise (Top Gun 3D) to beat Steven Spielberg and Harrison Ford? Tom Cruise's Jack Reacher, which opened in late December 2012, hasn't been a major hit at the domestic box office. (See more info below.) However, Cruise can boast a solid early 2013 North American opening – in limited […]

'The Bourne Legacy' Trailer: Jeremy Renner Good Matt Damon Replacement?

The Bourne Legacy trailer with Jeremy Renner. 'The Bourne Legacy' Trailer The Bourne Legacy trailer offers lots of action, murders, and senseless brutality to entertainment the whole family. However murky its plot may be, expect the Tony Gilroy movie starring The Hurt Locker / Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol / […]

Calista Flockhart & Husband Harrison Ford + Leonardo DiCaprio & Kate Winslet: Golden Globes

Calista Flockhart and husband Harrison Ford: Golden Globes Red Carpet. Calista Flockhart and Harrison Ford: Golden Globes Calista Flockhart and husband Harrison Ford are seen above as they arrive at the 2012 Golden Globes ceremony held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills on Sunday, Jan. 15. Ford was the […]

'Apes' Stronger Than Humans: Conan, Harrison Ford & Daniel Craig Take a Beating

A shirtless Jason Momoa, Conan the Barbarian Aug. 21, '11, update: Down one spot this weekend (Aug. 19–21), Rupert Wyatt's Rise of the Planet of the Apes collected $16.3 million (down 41 percent) according to studio estimates found at Box Office Mojo. Officially budgeted at $93 million, the Planet of […]

'Blade Runner' Analysis: No Single Vision

Harrison Ford in Ridley Scott's Blade Runner There is simply no scene in Blade Runner that approaches that moment in Au hasard Balthazar. Indeed, Scott doesn't even try, for Blade Runner is one of those movies whose reputation rests almost entirely upon the “criticism of intent”: a noxious reiteration of […]

'Blade Runner' Review: Ridley Scott-Harrison Ford Sci-Fier

Ridley Scott's dystopian 1982 sci-fi drama Blade Runner is one of those Hollywood productions whose initially mixed reviews were actually closer to the mark than the decades of hagiography that followed. That's not to say that Blade Runner is a bad film; it's only a much-ballyhooed mediocrity chiefly due to […]

Harrison Ford & Kristen Stewart Movies Flop Badly

Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford in Roger Michell's Morning Glory Nov. 12, '10, update: Following a fantastic up 230 percent jump from the day before, Dreamworks' Megamind, featuring the voices of Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, and Brad Pitt, topped the North American box office for the first time since Sunday, collecting […]

Annette Bening & Harrison Ford + Javier Bardem to Receive Film Festival Honors

Annette Bening, a top contender for the 2011 Best Actress Academy Award for her performance as a lesbian mother in The Kids Are All Right, will receive the Santa Barbara International Film Festival's (SBIFF) American Riviera Award. The ceremony honoring Bening, 52, will take place at the Arlington Theatre on […]

Sigourney Weaver & Marion Cotillard + Marc-André Grondin & Firmine Richard: César Awards

Sigourney Weaver arrives at the 2010 César ceremony. Weaver was there to present the Honorary Cesar to Harrison Ford, her co-star in Mike Nichols' 1988 romantic comedy-drama Working Girl, with Melanie Griffith. Weaver received a Best Supporting Actress Oscar nomination for that movie. She can currently be seen on French […]

'Avatar' Gross: No. 3 All-Time Domestic vs. the Inflation Factor

'Avatar' with Sigourney Weaver: Worldwide box office milestone reached. 'Avatar' passes $2 billion milestone worldwide, to surpass 'Titanic' in U.S. & Canada – but not in ticket sales Jan. 31, '10, update: Avatar's estimated weekend (Jan. 29-31) gross was at the higher end of expectations: $30 million at 3,074 locations. […]

Courteney Cox & Heather Graham, Josh Duhamel & Fergie: Golden Globes

George Clooney, Elisabetta Canalis (Golden Globe Awards / © HFPA) George Clooney and Elisabetta Canalis arrive at the 2010 Golden Globes ceremony. Clooney, up for Up in the Air, lost the best actor (drama) award to Jeff Bridges in Crazy Heart, but at least he and Canalis didn't get drenched […]

'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull': Steven Spielberg Regurgitates Franchise

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) Dir.: Steven Spielberg. Scr.: David Koepp; story by George Lucas and Jeff Nathanson. Cast: Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett, Shia LaBeouf, Karen Allen, Ray Winstone, John Hurt, Jim Broadbent, Igor Jijikine, Alan Dale     After reading the Indiana Jones and […]

Karen Allen Back in Latest 'Indiana Jones' Movie

Karen Allen is back in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (image: Shia LaBeouf, Steven Spielberg, Karen Allen, Ray Winstone, Harrison Ford) In the Los Angeles Times, Paul Brownfield writes about Karen Allen, 57, once again in the spotlight thanks to Steven Spielberg's upcoming installment in the […]

'Crystal Skull' Crushes 'Iron Man'

'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull' with Cate Blanchett and Harrison Ford: Memorial Day blockbuster. 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull' eviscerates box office competition May 26: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull dug up $126 million at the North American […]

Javier Bardem & Kristin Chenoweth + Tilda Swinton & Glen Hansard: Academy Awards

Javier Bardem: Best Supporting Actor Oscar winner for Joel and Ethan Coen's 'No Country for Old Men.' Javier Bardem Academy Award winner Javier Bardem was the year's Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winner for his performance as a merciless hired killer in Joel and Ethan Coen's thriller No Country for […]

Harrison Ford Iraq War Movie & Russian 'Battleship' in Berlin + Michael Moore Is New Chupacabra?

Harrison Ford in Hollywood Homicide, with Josh Hartnett. The Battle of Falluja next in line for the veteran actor? One of the leads in one of the most successful movie franchises ever – Star Wars (1977), The Empire Strikes Back (1980), The Return of the Jedi (1983) – and a […]