Trailer for Listen Up Philip lets Jason Schwartzman be wonderfully acerbic

Sep 18
Listen Up Philip stars the always fantastic Jason Schwartzman as a self-absorbed, sarcastic writer and the equally fantastic Elizabeth Moss as his equally brusque girlfriend. Things get rocky for the couple when Schwartzman'... read

First look: Paul Rudd as Scott Lang in Ant-Man!

Who knew he lived in a van down by a river?
Aug 19
We're doubling up on Ant-Man news today! Merely hours after we told you that production has started, the first picture of Paul Rudd as Scott Lang in Marvel's Ant-Man is here, as well as an expanded synopsis courtesy of USA Today! Check out the picture in the gallery and peep the synopsis below! [via UpRoxx] read

Taylor Kitsch wanted for Raid remake

Horribly needless remake becomes even more horribly needless
Aug 05
Every time I get reminded that they're remaking The Raid I want to punch everything in the face. It takes days to block this travesty out of my mind again, and now it'll take even longer since they're evidently casting s... read

Disney's Jungle Book picks newcomer for lead

He'll be the only live action actor on screen
Jul 15
No pressure 10-year-old Neel Sethi, but for your first role ever you're going to have to carry a big budget Disney movie based on a beloved book and animated film. Good luck. Judging from your photo you at least have the comp... read

Rumor: Mark Wahlberg to play the Six Million Dollar Man

We can reboot him, we have the technology
Jul 07
Ever wondered what happened to that Six Million Dollar Man reboot that kept trying to get off the ground? Only vaguely, right? I mean of all the reboots possible who is this exciting? We've got enough super powered peopl... read

New trailer and poster for Mad Men creator's Are You Here

Jun 07
Are You Here marks Matthew Weiner's (the creator of popular TV show Mad Men) film directorial debut. And apparently it's a bit of a doozy. Are You Here has a pretty big-name cast, including Zack Galifianakis, Owen Wilson and... read

Rumor: Robert Pattinson front runner for Indiana Jones

Unfurl that brow, it could work
Jun 03
Star Wars wasn't Disney's only moneymaker it scooped up when it acquired LucasFilm. Indiana Jones has some legs left in him and we know we'll be seeing more of him at some point. Right now that point isn't clear, but rum... read

Check out the trailer for indie drama Hellion starring Aaron Paul

May 16
Now that Breaking Bad is over, actor Aaron Paul is branching out into the silver screen with Hellion, a tense family drama from indie director Kat Candler. Hellion stars Paul as a father struggling to raise his two young son... read

Seth MacFarlane's A Million Ways To Die In The West has an 8-bit game you can play

May 16
A Million Ways To Die In The West, Seth MacFarlane's upcoming Western comedy movie, now has an 8-bit videogame counterpart online at Adult Swim. Perhaps capitalizing on the nostalgically easy-to-die-in games of the 80's 8-bit... read

James Franco and Kate Hudson star in trailer for Good People

May 09
In Good People, James Franco and Kate Hudson play an American couple who move to England with dreams of having a home and starting a family. When they fall on hard times financially, the sudden death of a neighbor and subseq... read

Trailer: The Immigrant

Apr 17
The Immigrant tells the story of Ewa Cybulski, played by Marion Cotillard, a Polish immigrant to America in the 1920s and her struggle to try and forge a life after her sister is refused entry at Ellis Island. Cybulski is lu... read

Toby Kebbell to play Dr. Doom

Another up-and-coming star hitting Fantastic Four
Apr 02
Fantastic Four is a movie already full of people who have a solid chance of being Hollywood A-listers in a few years. The casting has been young and aggressive for the superhero reboot and the news that Toby Kebbell will... read

Trailer for romantic comedy Words and Pictures pits painting against language

Mar 28
Words and Pictures stars Clive Owen as Jack Marcus -- a disillusioned English teacher at a small private school who is just as frustrated by his classes' increasing apathy as he is with his own withering writing career. Juli... read

New poster for Transformers: Age of Extinction looks surprisingly cool

Mar 28
I'll be honest and admit that I've never really been into any of the Transformers movies. A lot of the past movies in the franchise have seemed like blundering, all flash, no substance action-y movies, and for the most part t... read

The Flixist XCast Episode I: X-Men (2000)

Mar 21
[A few awesome Flixist community members and some of our former editors recently got together to form a podcast to specifically discuss an important subject: the X-Men series of films. This is the first episode of Flixist XCa... read

NSFW: Red band trailer for Filth sure is filthy

Mar 21
James McAvoy stars in Filth as Scottish Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson, a man with a lot of vices who'll do anything to get his way. This red band trailer for Filth is very NSFW, so you can check it out below, along with ... read

Watch Jason Schwartzman in new Alamo Drafthouse PSA: Dont Talk

Mar 14
If you've been keeping up with SXSW coverage, you'll know that Jason Schwartzman was recently in Austin, Texas for the SXSW screening of Wes Anderson's newest movie The Grand Budapest Hotel. Apparently while he was in town, ... read

The new Star Wars has its first villain

Adam Driver to turn to the dark side
Feb 26
If you watch Girls then you probably know Adam Driver. You've probably never thought that he should be the villain in a massive science fiction space opera, but now he is. Variety is reporting that the actor is close to ... read

Point Break remake lands Luke Bracey

He's no Keanu, but he'll do
Feb 25
Point Break is being pointlessly remade soon, and we already know that Gerard Butler will be taking over the role of Bodhi that Patrick Swayze previously tackled. That left Keuanu Reeves's role of Johnny Utah (god, were ... read
Fantastic Four Cast photo
This is definitely not your golden age Fantastic Four
Update: All the actors have confirmed their casting via Twitter. Fox seems to have finally, finally nailed down actors for their upcoming reboot of Fantastic Four. We've heard rumors and speculation for forever now, but rewri... read feature


An Appreciation of Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967-2014)

Feb 19
[Community Member TheRealMattC wrote an awesome Community Blog about his appreciation and sadness for the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman, and it's full of sentiments shared by a lot of Flixist's staff. For your chance to be fea... read

Melissa McCarthy stars in teaser for Tammy

Feb 13
In Tammy, Melissa McCarthy plays a woman having the worst day of work (and maybe of life) ever, and this prompts her to try to leave town. However, she's car-less and penniless, so she hitches a ride with her grandma, played... read

New trailer for Brick Mansions featuring Paul Walker

Feb 12
I feel conflicted about Brick Mansions. On the one hand, it's one of the last whole performance of the late (and great) Paul Walker (RIP BUDDY) and also stars RZA! But on the other hand, Brick Mansions is a movie who's titul... read

Paul Bettany will play the Vision in Avengers 2

Some pretty visionary casting
Feb 07
I think we all assumed that with Ultron being the big bad in Avengers: Age of Ultron that the Vision was going to show up. After all Vision is an android created by Ultron for evil, but turns good and he's awesome so the... read

James Franco stars as a troubled actor in Maladies

Feb 05
In Maladies, James Franco plays a semi-washed up soap opera star in the 1960s, appropriately named James. James not only struggles with his floundering career, but with his seemingly failing mind and his fluctuating relation... read
Phillip Seymour Hoffman photo
He will be missed
Yesterday, Phillip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his apartment in Greenwich Village in New York City. You've probably read all of the unpleasant details elsewhere on the internet a dozen times, and we'll spare you them he... read feature

Eisenberg is Luthor photo
And you thought the sh*t hit the fan when Affleck was cast
Today is the day you can point to when the Internet blew up. We were close to it when they announced Ben Affleck as Batman in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman, but the surprise casting of Jessie Eisenberg as Lex Luthor is pro... read feature

Hunks of 2013 photo
If you can't stand the heat, get out of the theater.
2013 had its fair share of hot ladies in the movies, but let us not, let us never, forget to celebrate the hot dudes the movies of 2013 blessed us with as well. From motorcycle misfits to vigilante justice cowboys to sentimen... read feature


Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana in Avatar forever

Guess which characters aren't going to die
Jan 15
There is more Avatar coming. A lot more. It may be taking a while, but that's because these are really big complicated movies and James Cameron's ego has to be appeased. No matter how long it takes it appears that tall, blue ... read
American Hustle photo
American Hustle

Louis C.K. finishes American Hustle's ice fishing story

The end is better than you'd expect.
Jan 08
For those of you who have seen David O. Russell's American Hustle, you know how great of a job Louis C.K. does in the film. Apparently his entire role (Bradley Cooper's boss) is adlibbed as his character was only supposed to... read
"Give your little Anchorman the support he deserves"
[This contest is now over! Thank you to every one who entered and congratulations to our winner!! -Liz] I know what you're thinking. "All I got for Christmas was this crappy [gift card] [scarf] [bitcoin]." It's okay, because ... read feature

Rudd is Ant-Man photo
Do not trust any videos for the movie for a while
UPDATE: Marvel confirmed Rudd's casting through a press release. Greatest bit is when it states Rudd is the actor Marvel had in mind from day one. Paul Rudd is joining the Marvel universe in a movie directed by Edgar Wright? ... read feature

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