Tuesday Aug 26
'This Is Spinal Tap' gets anniversary screening at New York Film Festival
The 2014 New York Film Festival will present a special screening of "This Is Spinal Tap" in celebration of the film's 30th anniversary, with writer-star Christopher Guest on board to appear at the event.
Tuesday Aug 26
Cinema Blend News
Watch The Princess Bride Re-Imagined As A Horror Movie
It's amazing what a bit of clever editing, some title cards, and a hint of slo-mo can do.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Billy Crystal Pays Tribute to Robin Williams at Tonight's 66th Primetime Emmy Awards
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Billy Crystal will pay tribute to actor and comedian Robin Williams at tonight's 66TH ANNUAL Primetime EMMY AWARDS.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Witty 'What If' offers a new take on an old issue
Twenty-five years ago, Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan debated whether a man can be friends with a woman he is attracted to in "When Harry Met Sally."
Billy Crystal to Pay Tribute to Robin Williams at 66th Primetime Emmy Awards
EOnline editor Marc Malkin has shared the news on Twitter that Billy Crystal will pay tribute to actor and comedian Robin Williams at this Monday's 66TH ANNUAL Primetime EMMY AWARDS.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
WWE News: Mick Foley Lands Voice Acting Role, Backstage Visitor at Raw, More
WWE News: Mick Foley Lands Voice Acting Role, Backstage Visitor at Raw, More Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.19.2014 Plus Cary Elwes is releasing a book on The Princess Bride... - Former WWE star Rico was visiting at Raw last night.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
BWW Profile: Mandy Patinkin Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
In anticipation of the live 66th Annual Emmy Award broadcast on NBC on Monday, August 25th, BWW will be spotlighting the Emmy nominated TV performances of some of Broadway's biggest stars.
Official: New Saab parent NEVS: we're not totally broke
The many fans of 1987's The Princess Bride will recall Billy Crystal's Miracle Max character optimistically referring to the protagonist Westley as "mostly dead."
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Cybercast News Service
Rob Reiner Likens Tea Party to HamasCNS
Hollywood director and liberal activist Rob Reiner told talk-show host Larry King that the Tea Party is like the terrorist group Hamas, because apparently both groups are extreme and cannot be negotiated with, and the only solution is to make them go away or "eliminate" them.
'What If' review: Daniel Radcliffe plays a nice, normal guy in this bland rom-com
Can men and women ever just be friends? Assuming both concerned parties are heterosexual, this conundrum has occupied the frontal lobe of Hollywood's romantic-comedy cortex since well before Harry met Sally.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Lena Dunham, Chaz Ebert, Renee Fleming, Wallace Shawn and More Set...
The Chicago Humanities Festival announced today the complete schedule for the 25th Anniversary Fall Festival, 112 events which will explore the theme of Journeys, Oct. 25-Nov. 9, 2014, with pre-Festival programs on Oct. 6 and 21, at venues across Chicago.
Abita Springs outdoor movie series to offer 'The Princess Bride' on Aug. 16
Cary Elwes, left, and Robin Wright star in director Rob Reiner's 1987 fairy-tale comedy 'The Princess Bride.'
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Movie review: And So It Goes
Rob Reiner has made some great films, but they were all in the 1980s: Stand By Me, The Princess Bride and When Harry Met Sally were each perfect examples of their genre.
Disney Remains Attached to The Princess Bride Stage Adaptation
Despite reports that Disney's plans for a stage adaptation of William Goldman 's "The Princess Bride" have "gone quiet," Playbill.com has learned that the company remains committed to seeing the acclaimed adventure tale come to life on stage.
A great documentary is at least half a triumph of people-watching, and this account of the true story behind "Dog Day Afternoon" is filled with Given our national interest in all things weather-related, "Into the Storm" feels like an inevitability, almost a cinematic obligation to the country's latest obsession, and "The Ballad of Narayama" is a ... (more)
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Daily Caller
So Your Academic Credentials Suck! Here Are 16 Good Colleges With High Acceptance Rates
If you are a college-bound high school student with grades and test scores that aren't so good, or if you have a kid or two in such a predicament, don't panic! The Daily Caller is here to help.