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‘The Addams Family’ at 30: How Clashes, a Tantrum Pillow Fort and an Alleged Popped-Out Eyeball Brewed an Unlikely Hit

Paramount Pictures brass hated 1991’s The Addams Family and made sure first-time director Barry Sonnenfeld and producer Scott Rudin were well aware of the studio’s disgust amid production. However, when the film opened at No. 1, the execs’ tune quickly changed. At least, that’s how Sonnenfeld vividly recalls it. The brass disagrees. The Orion Pictures […]

Will Smith Crowns His Worst Film: It’s “a Thorn in My Side”

Will Smith says it’s a tie for what he considers his best movie — but the worst is on an island all by itself. In a recent segment of the popular GQ series where stars go undercover online to respond to comments about themselves, Smith addressed what he considers the best and worst work of […]

Neil Patrick Harris, Barry Sonnenfeld Fete ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ at Premiere

"I feel like a rescue dog at Netflix," Sonnenfeld gushed at the New York premiere, where the new rendering of Daniel Handler’s best-selling book series debuted.

Amazon Orders ‘I Love Dick,’ ‘The Tick,’ ‘Jean-Claude Van Johnson’ to Series

After debuting during Amazon's recent pilot season, the first seasons of these shows will premiere in 2017.

Luc Besson’s Sci-Fi Epic ‘Valerian’ Gets Release Date

The Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevingne-starrer will hit theaters and Imax worldwide on July 21, 2017.

Kevin Spacey’s High-Concept Comedy ‘Nine Lives’ Gets Release Date

The film is directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and also stars Jennifer Garner and Christopher Walken.

Barry Sonnenfeld to Direct Film About Famous Hoax

The deception, orchestrated by James "The Amazing" Randi, is also explored in the new documentary 'An Honest Liar.'

Barry Sonnenfeld in Talks to Direct ‘Lore’ for Warner Bros.

Dwayne Johnson is attached to star in the sci-fi actioner, which sparked a bidding war in April that also involved Paramount and Sony.

‘Men in Black 3’: What the Critics Are Saying

THR’s John DeFore writes the film "easily erases the second installment's vague but unpleasant memory."

‘Men in Black’ Director Barry Sonnenfeld Loses $325,000 Arbitration to UTA (Exclusive)

UPDATED: The arbitration ruling was confirmed in a court filing Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court. Sonnenfeld has appealed with a petition to vacate the award.

Barry Sonnenfeld’s ‘Dinosaurs Vs. Aliens’ Graphic Novel Set for Summer Launch

Announced last year by Liquid Comics, the graphic novel project created with Grant Morrisson will also extend to a film to be helmed by “Men In Black” director.