Viola Davis super excited to be part of the Suicide Squad cast

2015-01-10 08:00

Viola Davis says she can't wait to start shooting Suicide Squad and is looking forward to getting to handle some guns as government agent Amanda Waller.

Time Warner to set HBO free

2014-10-15 19:07

Time Warner's HBO will launch a standalone online streaming service to make hit shows available to people who do not subscribe to cable television.

Movies get a LGBT rating

2013-08-22 09:24

Equal rights group GLAAD has released their first report on the representation of the LGBT community in last year's movie releases.

Oprah movie loses battle to keep title

2013-07-04 18:52

Historical drama The Butler, starring Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey, will be forced to change its title after it was ruled rival studio Warner Bros owns the rights to the name.

Man of Steel soars with $116m debut

2013-06-18 11:04

Superman blockbuster Man of Steel has claimed top spot at the US box office, scoring a $116.6m opening despite mixed reviews.

Hobbits draw tourists to New Zealand

2013-06-10 16:19

Hobbits, elves and dragons appear to be luring tourists to New Zealand as fans await their first glimpse of the second movie in The Hobbit trilogy.

TopTV: Discovery channels disappear

2013-05-03 08:48

TopTV subscribers have been left frustrated and without answers after three Discovery channels - Discovery Science, ID: Investigation Discovery and TLC - disappeared from the beleaguered pay-TV service without warning.


New footage: Pacific Rim

2013-04-30 09:54

Warner Bros has released an incredible new trailer for Pacific Rim along with this message from director Guillermo del Toro: "This was originally intended for only WonderCon, but after listening to so many of you asking for more of the movie online, I think it's time for me to show you more footage. Enjoy, my friends!" Pacific Rim stars Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Charlie Day and is set for release in cinemas in South Africa on 2 August.

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Man of Steel trailer promises poignancy

2013-04-17 14:02

Zack Snyder is hoping his Superman reboot Man of Steel, starring Brit actor Henry Cavill, turns out to be not just a blockbuster, but a movie with a capital "M."

Christopher Nolan for Justice League movie

2013-03-05 17:51

Christopher Nolan is reportedly in talks to produce Warner Bros' proposed superhero team-up movie Justice League with Christian Bale sought after to reprise his role as Batman.

Hollywood offers free movies online

2013-01-09 14:01

In a bid to jumpstart its fledgling online entertainment system, Hollywood studios are resorting to a time-honoured tactic: Giving stuff away.

The Hobbit stays top for third week

2012-12-31 11:00

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey continues to rule them all at the box office, staying on top for a third-straight week and capping a record-setting $10.8 billion year in moviegoing.

The Hobbit beats off Tom Cruise

2012-12-24 09:37

Tiny hobbit Bilbo Baggins is running circles around some of the biggest names in Hollywood, holding off a box office challenge from Tom Cruise's latest action flick Jack Reacher.

First look: Pacific Rim trailer

2012-12-13 12:04

Guillermo del Toro stages an epic robot fight in his futuristic new thriller Pacific Rim. Watch the debut trailer here.

Charlie Sheen: Two and Half Men is cursed

2012-11-28 09:36

Charlie Sheen has said that hit TV show Two and a Half Men is "cursed", after one of its stars called the show "filth".

Actor: Two and a Half Men is filth

2012-11-27 08:47

Two and a Half Men's Angus T Jones has lashed out at his own TV show, urging viewers to stop "filling your head with filth", after apparently undergoing a religious revelation.

New Gangster Squad trailer blows up

2012-10-12 13:57

An explosive new trailer for the much-anticipated Gangster Squad has been released, starring Sean Penn as ruthless mobster and Ryan Gosling as a rogue cop out to get him.

Dark Knight box office down after shooting

2012-07-23 10:35

The Dark Knight Rises has recorded strong ticket sales in its opening weekend, but well below forecasts as some moviegoers stayed away after a shooting rampage in Aurora, Colorado.

Mud slinging over Dark Knight Rises reviews

2012-07-18 15:58

Rotten Tomatoes has suspended user comments on The Dark Knight Rises after commenters hurled abuse at negative reviews of the film.

Liam Neeson 'cameo' in Dark Knight Rises

2012-03-31 07:37

Liam Neeson's rumoured role in The Dark Knight Rises has been confirmed in Warner Bros' production notes for his latest film Wrath of the Titans.

Johnny Depp is a Dark Shadows vampire

2012-03-16 14:17

The first trailer for Tim Burton's Dark Shadows has been released, featuring Johnny Depp as vampire Barnabas Collins, along with a star-studded cast.

Dark Knight Rises extra dies on set

2011-12-09 13:00

The studio behind the much-anticipated Batman sequel The Dark Knight Rises has revealed that an extra died during filming in New York.

Warner Bros launches show on Facebook

2011-09-30 14:14

Warner Bros is launching a Web series on Facebook that will personalise the show for viewers.

Mel Gibson working on Jewish film

2011-09-09 22:12

Mel Gibson is developing a Jewish movie for Warner Bros, five years on from his infamous anti-Semitic rant at police officers.

First look: Anne Hathaway as Catwoman

2011-08-05 15:04

The first official image of Anne Hathaway as Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises has been released.


Wonder Woman movie awaiting green light

2014-12-23 21:00

The hotly-anticipated Wonder Woman movie is still to be given the official green light by Warner Bros, says director Michelle MacLaren.

Ben Affleck unfazed by Batman criticsm

2013-09-17 20:00

Ben Affleck says he's a "big boy" and can handle negative responses to the announcement he will be playing Batman in a new movie.

The Butler title dispute settled

2013-07-23 21:15

The Motion Picture Association of America has settled the roiling dispute between Harvey Weinstein and Warner Bros over the use of the title The Butler.

The Heat burns White House Down

2013-07-01 14:24

A female buddy-cop starring Sandra Bullock has brought The Heat against Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx at the box office, while Pixar's Monsters University remains top.

Man of Steel sequel is a go

2013-06-11 16:28

Producers are already fast-tracking a Man of Steel sequel, depite the first Superman film not yet being released in cinemas.

Leonardo DiCaprio to play Rasputin

2013-06-10 14:23

Great Gatsby star Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly in talks to play the role of legendary Russian mystic Grigori Rasputin in a new biopic.

StarTimes saves TopTV from going dark

2013-05-02 09:21

TopTV will be taken over by China's StarTimes after 99.3% of shareholders and creditors voted in favour of the bail-out of the beleaguered pay-TV operator.

William, Kate and Harry have magic day out

2013-04-26 16:02

Kate Middleton, Prince William and Prince Harry enjoyed a magical day out with a visit to the studio where the Harry Potter movies were filmed.

Veronica Mars movie raises $5.7m

2013-04-16 20:08

Veronica Mars will hit the big screen after a fan campaign launched by show creator Rob Thomas and star Kristen Bell have raised more than $5.7m.

The Hobbit crosses $1bn landmark

2013-03-04 15:02

The first film in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy has surpassed the billion dollar mark at the worldwide box office - becoming only the 15th film in history to do so.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt for Marvel hero

2013-01-04 21:02

Marvel is said to be reportedly eyeing Joseph Gordon-Levitt to take on the lead role as Star Lord in the upcoming superhero epic Guardians of the Galaxy.

Hollywood flush with 2012 billions

2012-12-27 13:04

The big deal for Hollywood is not the record $10.8bn that studios took in at US theatres in 2012. It's the fact that the number of tickets sold went up for the first time in three years.

New Great Gatsby trailer ups the glamour

2012-12-21 11:47

Warner Bros have released a new full-length trailer for Baz Luhrmann's sumptuous take on F Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel The Great Gatsby.

Chilling Man of Steel trailer lands

2012-12-12 10:28

Warner Bros have released the first full-length trailer to the new Superman movie Man of Steel - one of the most highly anticipated blockbuster releases of 2013.

Actor sorry for Two and a Half Men remark

2012-11-28 07:45

Two and a Half Men's Angus T Jones has apologised for calling the TV show "filth", as he scrambled to keep his job on what its former star Charlie Sheen said was a "cursed" show.

Justice League to compete with Avengers 2

2012-10-20 11:25

The Justice League movie is to go head-to-head with the The Avengers sequel after the DC Comics movie was given a prospective release date of summer 2015.

Gangster Squad moved back over shooting

2012-07-27 11:43

Warner Bros has pushed back the release of Gangster Squad following the shooting during the premiere of The Dark Knight Rises.

'Batman' shootings shock US

2012-07-21 10:02

Witnesses at the movie theatre have told of a horrific scene, with dazed victims bleeding from bullet wounds, spitting up blood and crying for help.

Jim Carrey quits Dumb and Dumber sequel

2012-06-21 17:24

Jim Carrey has dropped out of the planned Dumb and Dumber sequel, supposedly following a dispute with studios New Line and Warner Bros.

Hangover 3 to film in September

2012-03-23 15:15

Warner Bros have announced that the third and final instalment of The Hangover trilogy will begin shooting in September, ahead of a May 2013 release.

Emma Watson for Beauty and the Beast

2012-02-15 20:44

Harry Potter actress Emma Watson is in talks to star in Guillermo Del Toro's remake of classic fairytale Beauty and the Beast.

Breaking Dawn tops $283m worldwide

2011-11-21 13:29

The latest Twilight film, Breaking Dawn Part 1, has dominated the international box office with the second-best debut weekend for the franchise.

Charlie Sheen settles with Warner Bros

2011-09-20 12:07

Charlie Sheen has reportedly settled with Warner Bros for $100m after launching a legal battle against the studio.

Final Harry Potter sets 2011 record

2011-08-11 18:43

The final Harry Potter movie has become the third highest-grossing movie of all time, earning over $1bn since its release in July.

First look: Henry Cavill as Superman

2011-08-05 09:00

Warner Bros have teased Superman fans with the first official image of Brit actor Henry Cavill as the legendary superhero in Man of Steel.

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