Turning Down Robin Williams ‘Was Difficult,’ Says Director Chris Columbus

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone celebrates its 20th anniversary in November 2021, marking the birth of the film franchise. Fans watched Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint grow up on screen as the main trio of wizard friends. Director Chris Columbus helmed the first two movies, and he, along with J.K. Rowling and … Read more

Gateway’s Hitchcocktober brings classic films to the big screen

The annual tribute to the distinguished director Alfred Hitchcock returns to Gateway Film Center for its 12th year this October. Credit: Amal Saeed | Lantern File Photo Black-and-white film is back in theaters at Gateway Film Center, giving audiences a taste of classical cinema. Friday will mark the beginning of Hitchcocktober, a month-long program at … Read more

Chris Columbus No Longer Directing, Reveals Jason Blum

It feels like we’ve been waiting forever for an update on the Five Nights at Freddy’s movie, but thanks to Blumhouse CEO Jason Blum, we’ve finally got some news on what’s happening with the long-awaited adaptation – and why the heck it’s taking so long! During an interview with Collider for Amazon Prime Video’s upcoming … Read more

Columbus and America in the cinema, between Ridley Scott and Ozores

26.09.2021 00:00 h. The character of Christopher Columbus became interested in the cinema more outside of Spain than inside from our own country. In the silent film period, several French and British films were made about the character (the first, that of Etienne Renaud, produced by Gramont and the second of William Selig). It was … Read more

Drive-in movies offer alternative for Columbus families this fall

As COVID-19 cases in Ohio continue to rise due to the delta variant, outdoor spaces can be a welcome alternative for those who want to get together with friends and family for entertainment while staying safe. One of those places making a comeback during the pandemic is drive-in movie theaters, and this holiday weekend promises to be a … Read more

Breaking News – Disney Branded Television Lands Series Development Deal for “House of Secrets” from Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe’s 26th Street Pictures

[09/21/21 – 03:01 PM]Disney Branded Television Lands Series Development Deal for “House of Secrets” from Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe’s 26th Street PicturesIn “House of Secrets,” siblings Brendan, Eleanor and Cordelia Walker aren’t pleased when their family relocates to a creepy Victorian house once owned by an occult novelist, Denver Kristoff. [via press … Read more

‘A24’ puts a unique, refreshing twist on an old Arthurian legend in ‘The Green Knight’

Dev Patel in the film “The Green Knight.” Credit: Eric Zachanowich/Courtesy A24 via TNS Nearly two years since A24 released their highest-grossing film to date, “Uncut Gems,” the indie film studio is back in theaters with the release of “The Green Knight.” Director David Lowery and Dev Patel, who plays Sir Gawain in the film, … Read more