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Ben Affleck on Why ‘The Last Duel’ Bombed and What He Thinks of Ridley Scott Blaming Millennials

Let the record show that one question asked of Ben Affleck at Sunday night’s The Tender Bar premiere inspired a five-minute answer. That might not seem noteworthy for an interview that takes place far from a red carpet, but when it happens behind a stanchion and with an in-demand A-lister who is stopping for every […]

Carrie Coon on ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ and Fact-Checking ‘Gone Girl’

For Carrie Coon, Ghostbusters: Afterlife is a loving tribute in more ways than one. Jason Reitman’s sequel to his father Ivan Reitman’s Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989) enlists Coon as Callie Spengler, Egon Spengler’s (Harold Ramis) estranged daughter and single mother to Phoebe (Mckenna Grace) and Trevor (Finn Wolfhard). The film not only gathers […]

Suspect Behind Lisa Banes’ Hit-and-Run Death Arrested

The rider of an unlicensed electric scooter involved in the hit-and-run death of Gone Girl actor Lisa Banes was well aware that he hit her, fleeing to a repair shop afterward seeking to fix a sideview mirror, authorities said Friday. Brian Boyd was arrested Thursday and charged with leaving the scene of an accident resulting […]

Lisa Banes, ‘Gone Girl’ Actress, Dies at 65

Lisa Banes, a film and television actress whose credits include films such as Gone Girl and A Cure for Wellness, has died 10 days after being struck by a driver in a hit-and-run in New York City. She was 65. Banes died Monday, June 14, at Mount Sinai Morningside Hospital, according to the New York Police […]

Carrie Coon on ‘The Nest,’ Unanswered ‘The Leftovers’ Questions and Surreal ‘Ghostbusters’ Casting

Carrie Coon discusses the theater-like quality of working with Jude Law on 'The Nest.' She also reflects on the unanswered 'The Leftovers' questions and looks ahead to her surreal experience on 'Ghostbusters: Afterlife.'

Gillian Flynn Reflects on ‘Gone Girl’ Legacy and the Growing Appetite for Anti-Heroines in Books

It’s said that “hell hath no fury like a woman scorned,” but when it comes to Gone Girl protagonist Amy Dunne, she’ll make sure her rage lives on. Gillian Flynn introduced readers to the character, and highly unreliable narrator, in her 2012 novel. Though Gone Girl was a domestic thriller that kept readers on the […]

‘Gone Girl’ Lawsuit Against Reese Witherspoon, David Fincher and Gillian Flynn Dismissed

Writer Leslie Weller claimed both the book and film infringed on her screenplay 'Out of the Blue.'

‘Girl on the Train’ Author Shoots Down ‘Gone Girl’ Comparisons

Paula Hawkins' 'The Girl on the Train' and Gillian Flynn's 'Gone Girl' do share a zeitgeisty focus on the "unlikable" woman and a dark view of suburbia.

Reese Witherspoon to be Honored by American Cinematheque

The American Cinematheque Award will be presented to her at a gala dinner Oct. 30.

The Next ‘Gone Girl’? Meet the 6 NYC Book Scouts Most Likely to Find It

Studios and producers desperate for the big literary adaptation lean on this small group of tastemakers.

Studio Profitability Report: Who’s Up and Who’s Down

'Frozen' fever and Marvel moolah helped deliver $1.7 billion in 2014 as Disney topples Warner Bros., Paramount increases box office and Sony stumbles on 'Spider-Man' in THR's annual breakdown of money at the major studios.

Carrie Coon on Her Return to the NY Stage in ‘Placebo,’ Female Sexuality and Hollywood Anonymity

The 'Gone Girl' and 'The Leftovers' actress talks about her off-Broadway role in Melissa James Gibson's play and shares what she taught Ben Affleck on set.