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Dale Critchlow, ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Actor, Dies at 92

Dale Critchlow, best known for playing farmer Lyle in Napoleon Dynamite, died Friday in Idaho Falls, Idaho, his family told local publication Preston Citizen. He was 92. Critchlow was not known as an actor until his role in director Jared Hess’ hit 2004 film that starred Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Tina Majorino. One memorable […]

Jon Heder on New Holiday Film, Hosting an Exchange Student and Why He Left Los Angeles

‘Tis the season for holiday movies, and this weekend Gravitas Ventures drops one under the Christmas tree courtesy of writer-director Adam White and his Funny Thing About Love. Starring Jon Heder, Barry Corbin, Summer Bellessa, Kevan Moezzi, Jason Gray, Brooke White, Pat Finn and Alaina Beaulove, the story follows a successful businesswoman who brings home […]

‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Getting Comic Book Sequel

A new four-issue comic book series set after the 2004 cult movie 'Napoleon Dynamite' will launch in September.

Fox Wins Major Ruling in ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Profits Case (Exclusive)

A private judge has tentatively decided in favor of Fox Searchlight in a case that alleged $10 million in underreported revenue from the hit 2004 comedy.

Fox Stands Trial in $10 Million ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Case

The outcome of a dispute over home video revenue depends on how a judge reads a contract negotiated at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival.

‘Rob,’ ‘Are You There, Chelsea?,’ ‘Napoleon Dynamite’: Tim Goodman’s TV Reviews

"Lame," "half-assed," and "recycled" are just three of the words THR's chief TV critic uses to describe three of the midseason shows kicking off this week.

‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Star Jon Heder Signs With Gersh (Exclusive)

The actor is reprising his role as Napoleon Dynamite for an animated television series that debuts on Fox in January.

‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Producers Sue Fox Searchlight for $10 Million in Profits

Napoleon Pictures claims Fox is stiffing them on home video revenue and television licensing fees.