"Initially it was very had for me to watch, because knowing that someone who had had a hand in creating me who had went through so much," says Leonard Holton, J.R. (4th great grandson). "There were points in the movie I couldn't watch, it felt like I was Solomon, it felt like it was me."
At the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, the directors of 'Frozen,' 'Twenty Feet From Stardom,' 'The Act of Killing,'The Great Beauty,' and 'The Broken Circle Breakdown' discuss the challenges of making their films.
Steven Spielberg personally oversaw the 3D conversion of his classic dinosaur pic, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year; "The Croods" is set to jump the $300 million mark at the global box office. READ MORE
"The Croods" earns another $52.5 million over Easter weekend for a foreign total of $140.5 million, while "Oz" jumps the $200 million mark; Fox local co-production "Dragon Ball Z" opens to a stellar $7 million in Japan. READ MORE
Tyler Perry's thriller "Temptation" opens to sultry $22.3 million domestically, while Stephenie Meyer's "The Host" is so-so; "Place Beyond the Pines" soars at the specialty box office with $67,546 location average. READ MORE
"I felt that if I was going to become G.I. Joe, you gotta look the part," said Johnson while at the Hollywood premiere with all of his co-stars except Channing Tatum, who was shooting a project in London. READ MORE