Big ‘Godfather’ reunion set for Tribeca Film Festival

The 16th Tribeca Film Festival will close with a Godfather cast reunion and a back-to-back screening of parts one and two of Francis Ford Coppolas classic saga. Tribeca announced Wednesday...

Melissa Leo is a terrifying Mother Superior in ‘Novitiate’

Holy moly, Melissa Leo makes a scary Mother Superior. In “Novitiate,” a coming-of-age drama set in an American convent during the 1960s, she plays one hell of a sadistic nun,...

‘The Walking Dead’ return: Why is Rick smiling?

Warning: This article contains spoilers from the midseason premiere of The Walking Dead After Rick (Andrew Lincoln) spent the first half of The Walking Dead Season 7 feeling defeated under...

‘The Chew’ spits out Mario Batali

Mario Batali has been kicked out of his TV kitchen. ABC has terminated its relationship with him and he will no longer appear on The Chew, read a statement posted...

With ‘Gold’, an ugly McConaughey is gunning for an Oscar nom

What profiteth it a man if he should gain the whole world, but lose his hairline? Matthew McConaughey considers the question in “Gold,” which is in essence a vanity...

Anthony Bourdain takes ‘Parts Unknown’ to his Queens backyard

Sunday, 9 p.m., CNN Anthony Bourdain has lived across the East River from Queens for years, but visiting the borough for this weeks Parts Unknown proved as exotic a destination...

Jerry Springer ‘considering’ run for Ohio governor, friend says

Jerry Springer, the former Cincinnati mayor best known to a generation of Americans for his eponymous tabloid talk show, is weighing a run for the Democratic nomination to be...

Star-studded adaptation kills this Agatha Christie classic

“Murder on the Orient Express” has been . . . murdered! Which of you could have killed this cold and limp new adaptation of Agatha Christie’s whodunit, in which a wealthy criminal...

HBO is making another ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel series

A fifth “Game of Thrones” prequel series is officially in the works at HBO, Variety has confirmed. Bryan Cogman, who has worked on “Game of Thrones” since Season 1, has...

‘Planet of the Apes’ actors undergo intense training to become more ape-like

Monkey business is harder than it looks. Before each “Planet of the Apes” film starts shooting, the actors must attend what is affectionately called “Ape Camp” for six weeks on...