Chadwick Boseman stars in Tate Taylor's drama based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul James Brown. The film with an all-star cast including Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd and Nelsan Ellis is set to hit theaters on Aug. 1.
Jon Landau (Titanic), Jonathan Gordon (American Hustle), Mike Medavoy (Black Swan), Jason Reitman (Up in the Air), Stacey Sher (Django Unchained), Mel Gibson (Braveheart), Quincy Jones (The Color Purple) and 32 more producers reminisce about their award-worthy movies and attending the Academy Awards.
For nearly two decades, The Hollywood Reporter's annual Next Generation list has proved a definitive guide to the industry's rising stars, an accurate predictor of the men and women who soon will run the industry. Let these seven Next Gen honorees from the list’s early years serve as proof. READ MORE
UPDATED: Found-footage pic "Project X" comes in second at the Friday box with $8.2 million for a $20 million-plus weekend; Denzel Washington-Ryan Reynolds hit "Safe House" crosses $100 million domestically. READ MORE
In an 11th hour upset, "Journey 2" pulls ahead of new entry "Ghost Rider 2" to come in No. 3 with $26.4 million; "Ghost Rider 2" places No. 4 with $25.7 million, followed by "This Means War" with $20.4 million.
"Safe House" grosses $24 million Friday-Sunday, followed by $23.6 million for "The Vow;" "Ghost Rider" sequel opens No. 3 with 22 million, while "This Means War" opens No. 5 with $17.6 million. READ MORE