Robert Pattinson: Articles

Cannes Winners Diane Kruger & Sofia Coppola Oscar Chances + Bypassed Michael Haneke & Robert Pattinson

In the Fade with Diane Kruger: Fatih Akin's Avenging Woman drama may give its German-speaking star the chance to become next awards season's Isabelle Huppert. Diane Kruger: 2017–2018 awards season's Isabelle Huppert? (See previous post: “Cannes Winners vs. Oscar Nominations.”) The Cannes Film Festival's 2003 Female Revelation Chopard Trophy winner, […]

Robert Pattinson E.T. Astronaut

Robert Pattinson: Actor to play E.T. astronaut. Robert Pattinson to star for Claire Denis If all goes as planned, Robert Pattinson will get to star in French screenwriter-director Claire Denis' recently announced – and as yet untitled – English-language sci-fier, penned by Denis and White Teeth author Zadie Smith and […]

'Still Alice' vs 'Maps to the Stars': Julianne Moore Oscar Helps 1 Film

Still Alice with Julianne Moore and Kristen Stewart. 'Still Alice' and 'Maps to the Star's box office: Julianne Moore Oscar helps only one movie (See previous post: “'The Lazarus Effect' Box Office: Olivia Wilde Horror Movie Arrives Comatose.”) The Oscars do matter. As mentioned in the previous post, Alejandro González […]

Kristen Stewart, Catherine Deneuve Make César Award History

Kristen Stewart in 'Clouds of Sils Maria,' with Juliette Binoche. Kristen Stewart, Catherine Deneuve make César Award history Kristen Stewart and Catherine Deneuve are two 2015 César Award nominees making history. The French Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Crafts announced the nominations on Jan. 28, '15; the César Awards […]

'Idol's Eye' Movie Canceled: Robert De Niro and Robert Pattinson Thriller

'Idol's Eye' would-be co-star Robert Pattinson. 'Idol's Eye' production shut down: Robert De Niro, Robert Pattinson and Rachel Weisz to have starred in Olivier Assayas' action-thriller Production on screenwriter-director Olivier Assayas' action-thriller Idol's Eye, which was to have starred two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro (The Godfather: Part II, 1974; […]

Robert Pattinson and 'Mission: Blacklist' Part Ways

Robert Pattinson out of 'Mission: Blacklist' movie (image: Dane DeHaan and Robert Pattinson in 'Life') Robert Pattinson and Mission: Blacklist have parted ways. Pattinson, whose name had been attached to the project for two years – since Cannes 2012 – has reportedly dropped out due to scheduling issues. Now, what […]

THE ROVER Trailer HD: Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce and Total Anarchy

'The Rover' trailer HD: Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce in David Michôd's Australian Outback-set thriller (image: Robert Pattinson in 'The Rover') The Rover, David Michôd's futuristic, Australian Outback-set thriller that will premiere at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival (Midnight Screenings), has a new trailer. Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson star […]

Robert Pattinson 'Maps to the Stars' Movie Gets Toronto Screening & German Distribution

Robert Pattinson and David Cronenberg 'Maps to the Star's gets German distribution, Toronto screening Starring Robert Pattinson, Julianne Moore, John Cusack, and Mia Wasikowska, Maps to the Stars has found a German distributor. Screen Daily reports that Christian Meinke's MFA+ has acquired the rights to the David Cronenberg-directed Hollywood satire […]

Robert Pattinson 'Life': Dennis Stock But No T.E. Lawrence? + Bill Condon 'Breaking Dawn' Director's Cut

Robert Pattinson Life. Robert Pattinson 'Life': Pattinson to play James Dean photographer and travel companion Dennis Stock Robert Pattinson is keeping himself busy. Pattinson is reportedly going to play Life magazine photographer Dennis Stock in the aptly titled Life, to be directed by Anton Corbijn, himself a photographer. Dane DeHaan […]

Christian Grey: Shirtless Charlie Hunnam vs. First Choice Robert Pattinson

Shirtless Charlie Hunnam in Pacific Rim. Charlie Hunnam: 'Fifty Shades of Grey' gets its Christian Grey In the last couple of weeks, the world has been rocked by several revelations that have left earthlings – depending on their particular expectations, prejudices, and mental health – infuriated, terrified, shocked, thrilled. Am […]

Channing Tatum 'Magic Mike 2' Director? & Genghis Khan Admirer + Robert Pattinson Gets New Director?

Channing Tatum in a rare non-shirtless moment in Magic Mike. Channing Tatum to direct 'Magic Mike 2'? Channing Tatum, whose White House Down opens this evening in North America, may co-direct the sequel to his 2012 sleeper domestic hit Magic Mike. Unlike the original film, directed by Academy Award winner […]

'Twilight' Parody Trailer & Lionsgate/Summit $500 Million Lawsuit

'Twiharder' poster with John Gearries, Tanya Zoeller and Christopher Sean. Twilight parody $500-million lawsuit against Lionsgate Pictures and Summit Entertainment: Serious business Twiharder, not the son of Twilight and Die Harder but just Another Twilight Parody, reportedly had a planned late 2012 release date to coincide with the release of […]

Robert Pattinson Three 'Summer Movies'?

Robert Pattinson Mission: Blacklist movie: Filming in August? Mission: Blacklist is not the upcoming fifth installment in the Mission: Impossible franchise starring Tom Cruise. For the time being, that's concisely called Mission: Impossible 5. So, what's Mission: Blacklist? Well, as every ardent Robert Pattinson fan will tell you, that's a […]

MTV Awards 'Twilight' Boycott & Will Ferrell vs. Aubrey Plaza

Logan Lerman on the red carpet at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards. 'Twilight' fans boycott MTV Awards ceremony after Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart 'Best Kiss' snub Say what you will about Twilight fans, but they can't be accused of not taking their idols seriously. Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson […]

Robert Pattinson Hates 'Twilight' Movies? + Lance Armstrong Film (Unofficial) Poster

Robert Pattinson hates Twilight? Robert Pattinson Hates 'Twilight'? Does Robert Pattinson hate Twilight, the movie franchise that made him both a worldwide household name and a millionaire? Well, let's just say that Pattinson is glad that the five-movie Twilight Saga franchise is over, as the video montage “Robert Pattinson Is […]

'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2' Breaks Brazil Record, Top Six Movies Ever

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart. Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson Breaking Dawn - Part 2 among top six movies in Brazilian box office 'history' Jan. 6, '13, update: Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner are back together for the last time in Breaking Dawn - Part 2. The […]

Kristen Stewart vs. Robert Pattinson Box Office Flop Comparison Infuriates Fans

Kristen Stewart at the On the Road U.S. premiere in New York City. A major international name, Kristen Stewart rose to fame after being cast as the lovestruck Bella Swan in Catherine Hardwicke's 2008 film adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's bestselling fantasy novel Twilight. Chris Weitz's New Moon, David Slade's Eclipse, and Bill Condon's […]

'On the Road': Kristen Stewart Movie Flops + Fans Outraged Re: Robert Pattinson Indie Comparison

On the Road with Kristen Stewart. Shot in late 2010, screened at the Cannes Film Festival in spring 2012, and re-edited for the American market a few months later, Walter Salles' film adaptation of Jack Kerouac's seminal 1957 novel On the Road landed with a thud at the U.S. box […]

'Killing Them Softly': Brad Pitt Worst Wide Box Office Debut Ever + Another 'Twilight' Landmark

Killing Them Softly with Brad Pitt. Directed by Andrew Dominik and toplining one of the biggest movie stars on the planet, Brad Pitt, Killing Them Softly is about to have the worst opening weekend ever of any Pitt star vehicle in wide release. Screened at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, […]

Leos Carax-Denis Lavant & David Cronenberg-Robert Pattinson Collaborations: Top Ten Movies

Holy Motors with Denis Lavant. Leos Carax-Denis Lavant & David Cronenberg-Robert Pattinson white limo collaborations top 'Cahiers du Cinéma' list Leos Carax's Holy Motors, starring Denis Lavant, and David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis, starring Robert Pattinson, the two much talked-about “limo movies” screened at the Cannes Film Festival, topped the list of […]

'Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2': Biggest Worldwide Kristen Stewart-Robert Pattinson Hit?

'Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 2': Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson as Bella Swan-Cullen and Edward Cullen. Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson Breaking Dawn - Part 2: Most successful Twilight movie worldwide? Dec. 10 Breaking Dawn - Part 2, starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner, is now officially […]

Kristen Stewart Bella Swan vs. Feminists: Passive Wimp? + Michael Welch Letter to 'Twilight' Fans

Bella Swan: Kristen Stewart in 'Twilight.' Kristen Stewart Bella Swan in Twilight not a 'feminist' move heroine: Should that be a problem? When Gary Ross' The Hunger Games opened last March, some film commentators, usually women, declared it the first real major female movie franchise – The Hunger Games: Catching […]

Rachel Weisz Joins Robert Pattinson: 'Maps to the Stars' Filming Date

Rachel Weisz Rachel Weisz & Robert Pattinson + Viggo Mortensen & David Cronenberg to begin filming Maps to the Stars in spring 2013 Rachel Weisz has joined Robert Pattinson and Viggo Mortensen in David Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars. The source for this information is the website Le Film Français […]

Oscars' Predictions: Robert Pattinson & Clint Eastwood Chances? + Marion Cotillard-Led European Invasion

Best Actor Oscar: Joaquin Phoenix a potential contender. 2013 Oscar predictions Best Actor: Joaquin Phoenix, Daniel Day-Lewis Joaquin Phoenix and Daniel Day-Lewis look like the two shoo-ins for the 2013 Best Actor Oscar at this stage. Phoenix's nod will be for Paul Thomas Anderson's critically acclaimed but commercially disappointing The […]

'Breaking Dawn' Trailer & Kristen Stewart-Robert Pattinson Marathon

Breaking Dawn - Part 2 trailer Sept. 8 '12: The Breaking Dawn - Part 2 trailer – the final one – has been released online. (Please scroll down to check it out.) Two days ago, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner introduced a 90-second trailer of the trailer at the MTV […]

'Cosmopolis' 2012 Bombs: Reporting Facts = Anti-Robert Pattinson Bias?

'Cosmopolis' 2012 with Robert Pattinson and Sarah Gadon. Robert Pattinson 'Cosmopolis' movie: Highly unlikely further expansion Sept. 4, '12, update: Starring Robert Pattinson, David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis had a solid debut at three U.S. theaters two weekends ago. (The film was screened in Canada – and surprisingly flopped badly – last […]

Finnick Odair: Sam Claflin Best Choice? + What About Jena Malone as Johanna Mason?

July 18 update: Sam Claflin Catching Fire Finnick Odair. In early summer 2012, there were rumors that Twilight actor Robert Pattinson had been offered and/or landed the role of Finnick Odair in The Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire. Well, apparently they got the wrong Kristen Stewart leading man. Sam Claflin, […]

'Midnight Sun': Stephenie Meyer to Finish Twi-Sequel Book? + Comic-Con 'Twilight' Event

July 12 update: Stephenie Meyer Midnight Sun: the unfinished Twilight book to be completed? Stephenie Meyer may or may not finish Midnight Sun, the Twilight book that allows readers to follow the story through the eyes of vampire Edward Cullen. (Image: Robert Pattinson as Edward in Eclipse poster.) A few […]

'Cosmopolis' Trailer: Cool Robert Pattinson Showcase

Robert Pattinson naked and dangerous: Cosmopolis movie July 11, '12, update: Robert Pattinson Cosmopolis movie trailer HD. This US Cosmopolis trailer doesn't start with Robert Pattinson saying “I wanna a haircut.” (Please scroll down.) Instead, Pattinson's words are “Show me my car.” Never mind that “Show me my ocean liner” […]

Robert Pattinson News: From 'The Triumph of Mediocrity' to Iraq War & Dystopian Future

Robert Pattinson news: Eclectic film projects June 26, '12, update: In Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod's Bel Ami, a movie adaptation (written by Rachelle Bennette) of Guy de Maupassant's 19th-century novel, Robert Pattinson (photo) plays Georges Duroy, a former soldier who climbs to the top of Parisian society by having […]

'Breaking Dawn - Part 2' Trailer: Best 'Twilight' Teaser

Breaking Dawn - Part 2 trailer: Michael Sheen / Volturi June 20, '12, update: The Breaking Dawn - Part 2 trailer is out. Well, the Breaking Dawn - Part 2 teaser trailer, that is. And how does Summit Entertainment (now part of Lionsgate) tease you? Simple: by showing Kristen Stewart, […]

'Cosmopolis' Reviews: Robert Pattinson 'Bravery' & Dead Rats

Limousine rider Juliette Binoche. Cosmopolis reviews Starring Robert Pattinson, David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis is missing a scene found in Don DeLillo's 2003 novel: a 300-person orgy at a Manhattan intersection. But don't despair. Cronenberg's movie, which opens tomorrow in Canada and Aug. 17, '12, in the US, apparently has more than […]

'Maps to the Stars': Robert Pattinson-David Cronenberg Collaboration? + 'Amour' Trailer & Critics Favorite

Maps to the Stars for Robert Pattinson / David Cronenberg? Above, Pattinson in Cronenberg's Cosmopolis (Paul Giamatti in background) Robert Pattinson hates Twilight, according to those who have taken seriously his (jokingly) dismissive take on the movie series that has made him world famous. Anyhow, whatever his feelings in regard […]

Kristen Stewart Latest News: Juggling Film Projects

Robert Pattinson: Breaking Dawn 2 'reshoots.' April 29, '12, update: Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, and Michael Sheen are back in Vancouver for the Breaking Dawn - Part 2 “reshoots” – or rather, “pickup shots.” A couple of weeks ago, Breaking Dawn director Bill Condon announced that he, Pattinson, Stewart, and […]

Kristen Stewart News: The Indie Road

Kristen Stewart April 3: Kristen Stewart news of a while back … In the above picture you can see none other than Kristen Stewart, a.k.a. Bella Swan a.k.a. Snow White a.k.a. KStew a.k.a. the second half of Robsten, at the Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Nov. 3, 2011. Stewart and […]

'On the Road' Trailer & 'Breaking Dawn 2' Teaser + 'Snow White' TV Spot: Kristen Stewart Triple Whammy

As to be expected, the just released trailer (see below) for Walter Salles' On the Road looks classy – beautiful, subdued cinematography by Eric Gautier – and offers believable performances by a strong cast that includes Garrett Hedlund, Sam Riley, and Kristen Stewart. The film's target audience is clearly not […]

Cannes Movies: Alains Resnais, Woody Allen & Abbas Kiarostami + Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart?

Penélope Cruz, Alessandro Tiberi, Woody Allen's To Rome with Love Cannes movies at the 2012 festival The 2012 Cannes Film Festival buzz keeps getting stronger for a variety of movies. So far, the only confirmed screening is that of Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, which will open this year's festival on […]

Kristen Stewart Hair: Curious First Look & 'Breaking Dawn Part 2' Teaser Trailer

Breaking Dawn 2 teaser trailer: Robert Pattinson/Edward Cullen and the mysterious Kristen Stewart/Bella Swan's hair March 21, '12, update: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 teaser trailer (please scroll down) – actually a flash-teaser of the upcoming BD2 teaser trailer – doesn't offer much to see or hear: […]

Bella Wedding Dress Behind-the-Scenes Video + 'Twilight' Series on TV?

Bella Wedding Dress: Pomp & circumsntace as Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson tie the knot in 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1.' Bella's wedding: Behind the scenes Feb. 1, '12: The The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 video below (please scroll down) shows a couple of brief behind-the-scenes moments […]

Robert Pattinson & Michael Fassbender: Berlin Film Festival Movies + Foreign Language Oscar Semifinalists

Robert Pattinson in Bel Ami: Berlin Film Festival. A week or so ago, we wondered if the Robert Pattinson period drama Bel Ami would be screened at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival. If so, would it be listed as a Word Premiere? The issue revolved around the fact that earlier […]

'Bel Ami' Trailer 2012: Robert Pattinson Realizes Sex Is Most Effective Social-Climbing Gear

Bel Ami 2012 poster with Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Christina Ricci. Shot in early 2010 but coming out in 2012, the latest film version of Guy de Maupassant's Bel Ami is also the latest attempt of Twilight Saga performer Robert Pattinson to both extend his range […]

'Breaking Dawn Part 1': 'Tis the Season for Interspecies Breeding But BD1 Trailing Previous Sequels

Breaking Dawn Part 1: Bella and Edward wedding with blushing bride Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson. Bill Condon's The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 is edging closer to the $700 million worldwide milestone. But dragged down by the domestic market, will it manage to beat its two preceding Twilight […]

Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson Handprints 'Immortalized' But Honeymoon Panned

Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner handprints: Chinese Theatre ceremony quite festival, but long-awaited tropical honeymoon considered a total dud. 'Twilight' actors Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner at Chinese Theatre handprints ceremony Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, and Taylor Lautner have joined movie luminaries of the distant past […]

Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart & Taylor Lautner Deserve Chinese Theatre Honor?

Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson In the last couple of days, two hand/footprint ceremonies at Grauman's Chinese Theatre have been announced: Mickey Rourke will dirty his hands and feet on October 31; The Twilight Saga trio of Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, and Taylor Lautner will do the same on […]

Kristen Stewart: Future Purple-Haired Lesbian?

Oct. 27, '11, update: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner will introduce a “never-before-seen clip” from The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 at 7:56 p.m. ET – I repeat, 7:56 p.m. – on November 3 on MTV. Following the Breaking Dawn clip, the Twilight Saga trio will […]

Kristen Stewart & Taylor Lautner: Tough Snow White & Thriller Premiere + Alleged 'Twilight' Hacker

You don't want to mess with her: Kristen Stewart is tough Snow White Sept. 30, 11: Is that Marie Falconetti? Ingrid Bergman? Michèle Morgan? Jean Seberg? Hedy Lamarr? Florence Carrez? Nope. Heck, that's not even Joan of Arc – but Kristen Stewart (via Just Jared) as none other than famous […]

'Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 1' Trailer & Hysterical Fan Reaction

Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Elisabeth Reaser, Peter Facinelli, Ashley Greene, Jackson Rathbone, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 poster July 28 '11 update: This The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 poster isn't exactly the most creative or most original movie […]

Robert Pattinson Kisses Taylor Lautner: Awards Season Highlight of Sorts

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart: MTV Movie Awards (presenter Ryan Reynolds looks on) “Go get him,” Kristen Stewart told fellow Best Kiss winner Robert Pattinson, who immediately left both her and presenter Ryan Reynolds kiss-less onstage (Reynolds looks a little dejected, see above) to go smooch it up with fellow […]

'Bridesmaids' Box Office: Women (Almost) on Top

Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Tai the Elephant in Francis Lawrence's Water for Elephants May 20: Paul Feig's sleeper hit Bridesmaids, starring Kristen Wiig, topped the North American box office throughout this past week, grossing another $2.85 million on Thursday, May 19, according to Box Office Mojo. The well-received comedy fell […]

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Honeymoon Scene Photos Leaked: BD Drama

Bella and Edward honeymoon on Isle Esme: Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson at resort house. 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1': Bella and Edward honeymoon on Isle Esme May 9, '11, update: In The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1, after their wedding ceremony Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson) takes Bella […]

'Water for Elephants' Box Office: Reese Witherspoon-Robert Pattinson Circus Drama Overperforming

April 29 Carlos Saldanha's Rio, featuring the voices of Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, and George Lopez, continued to lead the North American box office on Thursday, April 28, grossing $1.62 million according to Box Office Mojo. (Image: Christoph Waltz in Water for Elephants.) Fast Five, starring Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, […]

'Water for Elephants' Reviews: Robert Pattinson-Reese Witherspoon Romance Lacks Fire

Directed by Francis Lawrence of Constantine and I Am Legend fame – or infamy, depending on your take – and written by Richard LaGravenese, Water for Elephants stars Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Christoph Waltz, and an elephant named Tai (Rosie in the film) as four living creatures inextricably linked at […]

Robert Pattinson & Chris Pine: 'Akira' Casting Possibilities

Robert Pattinson in Allen Coulter's Remember Me (top); Zachary Quinto, Chris Pine in J.J. Abrams' Star Trek (bottom) Robert Pattinson, Andrew Garfield, James McAvoy, Garrett Hedlund, Michael Fassbender, Chris Pine, Justin Timberlake and Joaquin Phoenix. Those are the names included in a piece about performers who have been “considered” […]

Catherine Zeta-Jones & Husband Michael Douglas + Justin Bieber & Katey Sagal: Golden Globes

Catherine Zeta-Jones and husband Michael Douglas: Golden Globes comeback. Catherine Zeta-Jones and husband Michael Douglas make Golden Globes comeback Catherine Zeta-Jones and husband Michael Douglas are pictured above at the 2011 Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills on Sunday, Jan. 16. The 66-year-old Douglas […]

'Twilight' Sex Scene: PG-Rated BD1? + Inexplicably Drooling Fanboys

'Twilight' sex scene: 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1' to feature PG-rated Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart close encounter? 'Twilight' sex scene: PG-rated 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1'? In the last couple of days, new images of eagerly anticipated 2011 releases have been cropping up online and in newsstands. These include […]

People's Choice Awards: Computer Virus Infection & Double Loser Robert Pattinson

People's Choice Awards' winners 'Grown Ups' and actor Adam Sandler: Computer virus infection? The People's Choice Awards are supposed to be about the will of the people. And as so often happens, the people have chosen fare the “cultural elites” despise. Case in point is Adam Sandler's Grown Ups, selected […]

Robert Pattinson & Zac Efron Golden Globes Presenters + Producers & Writers Guild Nominations

Ewan McGregor and Jim Carrey in writer-directors John Requa and Glenn Ficarra's I Love You Phillip Morris David Seidler's widely praised screenplay for The King's Speech was left out of the 2011 Writers Guild of America (WGA) nominations announced earlier today. Also missing from the WGA shortlist were Debra Granik […]

Pat Tillman & Edward Cullen + Other Curious Choices: More Film Awards

The Tillman Story. Amir Bar-Lev's San Francisco Film Critics Circle Award-winning documentary The Tillman Story revolves around the U.S. military's lies and cover-up attempts following the death of football player turned soldier Pat Tillman while serving in Afghanistan. Pat Tillman documentary & Edward Cullen among several unusual awards season choices […]

Taylor Lautner Thriller & 'Thor' Trailer: Dystopian Future & Brooding Superhero

Taylor Lautner in Eclipse. At least for the time being, the futuristic thriller Incarceron, a planned film adaptation of Catherine Fisher's young adult novel, is reportedly to star the Jacob Black of The Twilight Saga movies, Taylor Lautner. Set in a dystopian future, Incarceron revolves around the relationship that develops […]

'Breaking Dawn' Filmed in Rio: Break-in, Bathrooms on Fire & Forgetting Sylvester Stallone

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart 'Breaking Dawn' filmed in Rio de Janeiro: Pristine waterfalls & portable bathrooms on fire. 'Hollywood Days' in Brazil: 'Fast Five' & 'Breaking Dawn' filmed in Rio Rio de Janeiro is currently having its “Hollywood Days” as per local reports, thanks to the presence of The […]

Taylor Lautner Shirtless for Rio Honeymoon Threesome?

Shirtless Taylor Lautner. Taylor Lautner shirtless in Rio honeymoon? Don't bet on Taylor Lautner shirtless or fully dressed showing up in the next few days to shoot The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 in Rio de Janeiro, reports to the contrary notwithstanding. Along with fellow Twilight Saga players […]

'Twilight Saga': To Brazil or Not? + 'Eclipse' Goes Dark

'Eclipse' with Dakota Fanning as Jane: Starving eyes. 'Eclipse' goes dark after remarkable global run Oct. 22 update: David Slade's The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner, and adapted by Melissa Rosenberg from Stephenie Meyer's novel has officially ended its run this late Oct. 2010 […]

'Twilight' Movies' Milestone + Rio Crime Frightens Filmmakers & Beware of Celebrity Malware

Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart in David Slade's The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Sept. 30, '10, update: We all know that Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, members of the Cullen Clan (Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Nikki Reed, Jackson Rathbone, Ashley Greene, and Kellan Lutz), the Volturi Clan (among them Dakota Fanning, […]

Teen Choice Awards Winners

Robert Pattinson (via RobPattzNews) Much like at the People's Choice Awards and the MTV Movie Awards, in which fans get to vote for their favorites, vampires ruled at the Teen Choice Awards 2010, held Sunday, August 8, at the Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles. Robert Pattinson won no less than […]

'Eclipse' Movie: Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson Romantic Fantasy Shatters Records

July 16 update: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, the romantic fantasy-adventure starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner, passed the $250 million milestone at the North American box office on Thursday, July 15 '10. Directed by David Slade, Eclipse took in $3.72 million on Thursday, totaling $251.37 million after 16 […]

Taylor Lautner Almost Steals 'Eclipse'? Critics' Comment

“It took three films,” says Kirk Honeycutt in The Hollywood Reporter, “but The Twilight Saga finally nails just the right tone in Eclipse, a film that neatly balances the teenage operatic passions from Stephenie Meyer's novels with the movies' supernatural trappings.” Honeycutt then proceeds to laud David Slade's direction (Catherine […]

Artistic License: How Far Can It Go? The Robert Pattinson 'Libishomem' Nonsense

Artistic license in 'Breaking Dawn': Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart in Catherine Hardwicke's Twilight (top); Robert Pattinson, Jackson Rathbone, Ashley Greene, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed in Chris Weitz's The Twilight Saga: New Moon (bottom). Does this man look like a “Libishomem” to you? In The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, officially two […]

Peter Facinelli & Elizabeth Reaser + Jackson Rathbone & Ashley Greene: Expletives Explained

Peter Facinelli as Carlisle Cullen and Elizabeth Reaser as his wife Esme Cullen. The “vegetarian” Twilight vampires will be returning in David Slade's upcoming The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. Peter Facinelli: Carlisle Cullen background June 10: Born in England about three or four centuries ago, Carlisle is by far the oldest […]

MTV Movie Awards 'Best Kiss' Sandra Bullock & Scarlett Johansson + Robert Pattinson Tops National Movie Awards

June 9 update: Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Avatar, Taylor Lautner, Tom Cruise as Tom Cruise and as Les Grossman, teaser trailers for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 and The Last Airbender, Sandra Bullock kissing Scarlett Johansson, Betty White talking about her ovaries, […]

Kristen Stewart (Unfortunately) Apologizes for Rape Metaphor & Robert Pattinson-Taylor Lautner Kinky Twi-Moment

Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart together in Eclipse meadow scene June 3: Kristen Stewart has opted to issue an apology for her use of the word “rape” as a metaphor for having her personhood unrelentingly assaulted by paparazzi no matter where she goes. Personally, I find that an unfortunate – for […]

Edward Cullen: Robert Pattinson vs. Henry Cavill & Shirtless Taylor Lautner vs. Climate Change

Edward Cullen a.k.a. Robert Pattinson ready for his 'Eclipse' close-up. Edward Cullen Twilight: Robert Pattinson handsome photo May 4: In the promotional image above, Robert Pattinson is seen as the vampire Edward Cullen in the upcoming The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. That's an unusually good picture of Pattinson as Edward. The […]

Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson Kiss & 'Twilight' Marathon

Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson kiss: Bella attempts to seduce Edward in David Slade's The Twilight Saga: Eclipse May 13: Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart's kiss in the picture above is a consequence of the very human and very, very confused Bella Swan's attempt to seduce the vampire Edward Cullen […]

'Breaking Dawn' Oscar Strategy? Plus Ashen-Faced Robert Pattinson & 'Elephants' Academy Pedigree

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart embrace in 'Eclipse': Expect more of same in 'Breaking Dawn.' Oscar chances for 'Breaking Dawn'? The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, the final installment in the Twilight movie series, will be released on Nov. 18, '11, Summit Entertainment has announced (May 5, '10). Melissa Rosenberg is […]

Most Influential People Robert Pattinson + Lady Gaga & Ashton Kutcher?

Emilie de Ravin, Robert Pattinson, Remember Me April 29: Singer Lady Gaga, actor Robert Pattinson, artist Banksy, Apple entrepreneur Steve Jobs, Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh, talk-show hostess Oprah Winfrey, actor-tweeter Ashton Kutcher, talk show host Conan O'Brien, artist Zaha Hadid, filmmaker James Cameron, and Nelson Mandela's wife Graça Machel […]

Robert Pattinson & Sexually Explicit 'Taxi Zum Klo': Torino Gay Film Festival

Maria Beatty's Boy in a Bathtub (top); Enrique Buchichio's Leo's Room (middle); João Gabriel Vasconcellos, Rafael Cardoso in Aluisio Abranches' From Beginning to End (bottom) Maria Beatty will be honored with a screening of Boy in a Bathtub at the 2010 Torino GLBT Film Festival - Da Sodoma a Hollywood […]

Bella and Edward Kissing: Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson 'Twilight' Romance

Edward and Bella kissing. That's Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart in the by now famous The Twilight Saga: Eclipse meadow scene. Directed by David Slade, best known for Hard Candy, Eclipse is supposed to be a darker, more action-filled installment in the Twilight franchise. Even so, I believe it's the […]

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Kissing, 'Weirdo' 'Twilight' Actor Dream Casting

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart. While Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart fall in love in this midsummer day's dream, director David Slade is busy at work on the Twilight Saga: Eclipse score. On his Twitter page, he tweeted the following on April 15 '10: “In London overseeing the film score […]

'Twilight' Book Saga Among 'Most Challenged' & 'The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner'

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson Twilight Stephenie Meyer's Twilight book series has a number of elements in common with J.K. Rowlings' Harry Potter novels: both book franchises involve teens, mysteries, otherworldly creatures, and supernatural powers; both are worldwide bestsellers mostly aimed at young readers; and both are on the list of […]

Robert Pattinson 'Remember Me' Interview & Mostly Scathing British Reviews

'Remember Me' with Robert Pattinson and Emilie de Ravin: U.K. critics mostly deride movie starring London-born actor. Robert Pattinson, 'Remember Me' British reviews: Widespread derision The Robert Pattinson romantic melodrama Remember Me has been getting mixed-to-negative reviews internationally, much like those it received in the United States. The ones further […]

'Rob' Pattinson Drama Finally Surpasses Budget' & 'Alice' Passes $300 Million

How to Train Your Dragon with Ruffnut (top); Miley Cyrus The Last Song (middle); Helena Bonham Carter's Red Queen in Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland (bottom) April 2, '10, update: Featuring the voices of Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, and America Ferrera, How to Train Your Dragon was back […]

Robert Pattinson & Michael Caine Competitors? Meet the Empire Awards

Vampires galore: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson The Twilight Saga: New Moon (top); Tomas Alfredson's Let the Right One In (middle); Park Chan-wook's Thirst (bottom) From Robert Pattinson in The Twilight Saga: New Moon to Christoph Waltz in Inglourious Basterds, from J.J. Abrams' Star Trek to Park Chan-wook's Thirst, from Zoe […]

New 'Twilight' Movie DVD Reviews & Unexpected Director for Upcoming Entry?

Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner - The Twilight Saga: New Moon DVD New 'Twilight' movie DVD blockbuster: 'New Moon' beating original 'Twilight' Say what you will about the box office performances of Remember Me or The Runaways, but Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart surely have their millions of enthusiastic […]

Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson Box Office & Reviews: Who's Tops?

Robert Pattinson: Actor's box office appeal tested in 'Remember Me.' Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson box office comparison Kristen Stewart or Robert Pattinson? Who came out on top at the North American box office in March 2010 – or about three months prior to the June 30 opening of mega-blockbuster-to-be […]

Matt Damon & Robert Pattinson Movies Flop

Matt Damon in 'Green Zone': Political thriller is latest Universal and Iraq War box office bomb. Box Office: Matt Damon political thriller 'Green Zone,' Robert Pattinson romantic melodrama 'Remember Me' flop March 15, '10, update: Starring Matt Damon, Paul Greengrass' Iraq War thriller Green Zone landed far behind top movie […]

'Remember Me' Reviews: Robert Pattinson First Non-'Twilight' Star Vehicle Fails to Impress Critics

'Remember Me': Robert Pattinson broods, suffers tragedy; most critics unimpressed, several downright offended. 'Remember Me' reviews: First Robert Pattinson non-'Twilight' star vehicle fails to please U.S. critics, offends some The romantic melodrama Remember Me, with Robert Pattinson in his first post-Twilight human role, has been greeted by mixed-to-negative reviews. Directed […]

Worst Actress Sandra Bullock? Razzie Winners

Worst Actress Sandra Bullock, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Transformers 2 director Michael Bay, and Kevin Jonas, Nick Jonas, and Joe Jonas were the rock-bottom winners at the 2010 Razzie Awards. Billy Ray Cyrus pulled an upset victory, defeating Robert Pattinson in the Worst Supporting Actor category. (See 2010 Razzies' […]

Jeff Bridges Discusses 'Crazy Heart' in 'Guitar Aficionado,' 'Alice in Wonderland' Controversy

This year's probable Best Actor Oscar winner, Jeff Bridges, who plays troubled country singer Bad Blake in Scott Cooper's Crazy Heart, graces the cover of the upcoming issue of Guitar Aficionado, in which the veteran actor is interviewed. Referring to his career as an actor and his passion for music, […]

Robert Pattinson 'Little Ashes' Gay Cinema Award + Interview That Wasn't(?) & Career Concerns

March 2 update: Robert Pattinson, wondering about what lies ahead after The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn are over and done with, told Nicole Evatt of the Associated Press that “if it suddenly dies down and suddenly no one is interested … yeah, it is worrying. […]

Colin Firth & Carey Mulligan Bafta Winners, Kristen Stewart Gets Rising Star Award

Jeremy Renner in the Iraq War drama The Hurt Locker The Hurt Locker, Kathryn Bigelow, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan. Surprises and non-surprises at the BAFTAs, held Sunday evening at London's Royal Opera House. Mostly non-surprises. The fact that The Hurt Locker beat Avatar wasn't really a surprise. The Iraq War […]

'Eclipse' Trailer + Robert Pattinson Provocative Photo Essay & Kristen Stewart 'Email Attack'

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson in 'The Twilight Saga: Eclipse.' 'Eclipse': Love is eternally having to say … “Isabella Swan, I promise to love you every moment forever.” That's Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson) telling said Swan (Kristen Stewart) what most people anywhere would like to hear – and believe – at […]

Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart, Daniel Radcliffe: Top 40 Hollywood Moneymakers

Michael Bay's Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Vanity Fair strikes again. No, no photo shoots this time. Just the list of Hollywood's Top 40 moneymakers in 2009, based on estimates that take into consideration up-front fees, box-office/DVD percentages and other revenue sources. White guys, most of them directors and/or producers, […]

Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart, Megan Fox & Sandra Bullock: Razzies' Nominations

'Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.' Nominations for the 2010 Golden Raspberry Awards, a.k.a. The Razzies, have been announced. Michael Bay's box office hit Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (above, top photo) and Brad Silberling's box office dud Land of the Lost (above, lower photo) lead the pack with seven nominations […]

George Clooney & Robert Pattinson + Meryl Streep & Zac Efron: Haiti Earthquake Telethon

According to MTV, the “Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief” telethon, to be broadcast on Friday, Jan. 22, '10, has added appearances by Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Julia Roberts, Leonardo DiCaprio, Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep, Bill Clinton, and Muhammad Ali. Among the other film personalities scheduled […]

Robert Pattinson 'Remember Me' + Kristen Stewart Meadow Madness & Spider-Man Rumors

'Remember Me' poster I don't know if Remember Me will be any good, but I gotta say that I'm looking forward to checking it out. Besides Robert Pattinson, the Allen Coulter movie has Emilie de Ravin, Chris Cooper, Lena Olin, and Martha Plimpton, and it was co-written by Jenny Lumet […]

'Twilight,' Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Winners: People's Choice Awards

The Hurt Locker? Carey Mulligan? Jeremy Renner? The White Ribbon? Or … Twilight? If the Academy decides to listen to The People, they might want to find ways to nominate instead Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Taylor Swift, Mariah Carey, Taylor Lautner, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Ashton Kutcher, Daniel […]

Susan Sarandon Sympathy Oscar Nod? + Megan Fox & Robert Pattinson Sexiest Stars

Susan Sarandon in The Lovely Bones. Best Actress Academy Award winner (Dead Man Walking, 1995) Susan Sarandon isn't exactly a top contender for the Academy Awards early next year for her performance as a young-looking granny in Peter Jackson's supernatural crime/psychological drama The Lovely Bones – a critical and box […]

'New Moon' Breaks Box Office Records Except Key One + Debilitating 'Twilight' Weakness

New Moon with Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, and Kristen Stewart. The second installment in The Twilight Saga movie franchise, New Moon has surpassed expectations, having become one of the biggest global blockbusters of the year – while nearly seizing from The Dark Knight (and runner-up Spider-Man 3) the title of […]

Zac Efron & Robert Pattinson + Sophia Loren & Vanessa Hudgens: The Oscars

Zac Efron Werner Herzog Slumdog Millionaire composer A.R. Rahman, Sairaa Rahman Robert Pattinson, Edward Cullen in the Twilight movie franchise. Michael Shannon, Kate Arrington Photos: Bryan Crowe / © A.M.P.A.S. James Franco, Ahna O'Reilly Natalie Portman Jochen Alexander Freydank Milk filmmaker Gus Van Sant, Anne Kronenberg Photos: Jon Didier / […]

Zac Efron Musical & Vampire Romance Rule

Nov. 24 '08 update: Summit Entertainment's Twilight stormed to the top of the North American box office this weekend with a whopping $70 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. Catherine Hardwicke's adaptation of the popular Stephenie Meyer novel started its path to box office glory early this […]