Day: August 1, 2017

New Movies in Theaters: August 2017

New Movies in Theaters: August 2017

Welcome to New Release Rundown. I’m Tony Maccio from Moviefone, and we’re running down the most anticipated movies hitting theaters in August 2017. Without further ado…. August 4th starts with the limited release of crime thriller “Wind River,” as well as the wide releases of intense drama “Detroit,” action-thriller “Kidnap,” […]

Netflix Is Reportedly $20 Billion in Debt

Netflix Is Reportedly $20 Billion in Debt

Thanks to its growing emphasis on original content, steaming giant Netflix is now $20 billion debt, according to the L.A. Times. The Times reports, that’s “a hefty $20.54 billion in long-term debt and obligations,” adding, “Netflix is burning through cash at a growing clip,” in an effort to keep up […]

‘Sweet Valley High’ Books Getting Made Into a Movie

‘Sweet Valley High’ Books Getting Made Into a Movie

The adventures of identical twins Jessica and Elizabeth Wakefield are coming to the big screen. Deadline reports Paramount is developing an adaptation of the popular young adult book series “Sweet Valley High.” The studio has hired Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith (“Legally Blonde”) and Harper Dill (“The MIck”) to write a script. […]

18 Things You Never Knew About ‘Signs’

18 Things You Never Knew About ‘Signs’

Pop quiz: What’s the biggest hit of Mel Gibson‘s acting career? “Braveheart“? One of the “Lethal Weapons“? No, it’s “Signs.” Released 15 years ago this week, on August 2, 2002, the alien-invasion thriller not only marked Gibson’s biggest blockbuster, but was also the second biggest hit for writer/director M. Night […]

Summer Phoenix Files for Divorce From Casey Affleck

Summer Phoenix Files for Divorce From Casey Affleck

Another Affleck is getting divorced: Summer Phoenix has filed for divorce from Casey Affleck, ET reports. The two announced their separation last year after 10 years of marriage, but now Phoenix is making the split official. The pair met in 1995 through her brother, Joaquin Phoenix, when Joaquin and Affleck […]