Latest News on The Descendants

August 7, 2012

Will Forte and Bruce Dern Move to Alexander Payne's Nebraska

The duo will co-star in Payne's black-and-white road trip movie.More…

April 19, 2012

Shailene Woodley Joins The Spectacular Now

The young star will follow her breakout turn in "The Descendants" with a leading role in an adaptation of the Tim Tharp novel.More…

March 13, 2012

RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: The Descendants, Tintin, and More

This week is looking good! Whether you're looking for dumb fun, Academy darlings, arthouse favorites, or something for the kids, we're sure you'll like the selection hitting stores tomorrow. We'll just start off by listing the five (that's right, five) Certified Fresh new releases: The Descendants, The Adventures of Tintin, Melancholia, My Week with Marilyn, and Young Adult. Not bad, eh? Then we've got two not-so-well-reviewed films, but they're both geared towards the younger demographic, so that may not matter. And lastly, we've got a controversial Scorsese film getting a shiny hi-def upgrade in the Criterion Collection. Click through for the full list!More…

February 29, 2012

Kristen Wiig Books Action Comedy with Descendants Writers

No other details are known, but the movie's already off to a pretty good start.More…

January 26, 2012

If Oscar-Nominated Films' Posters Told the Truth

Some Photoshop fun for your Thursday afternoon.More…

January 21, 2012

Awards Tour 2012: Producers Guild of America Awards Winners

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today the motion picture and long-form television nominations for the 23rd Annual Producers Guild Awards. All 2012 Producers Guild Award winners will be announced on January 21, 2012 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.More…

January 5, 2012

Awards Tour 2012: Writers Guild of America Awards Nominations

The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in writing for the screen during 2011. Winners will be honored at the 2012 Writers Guild Awards held on Saturday, February 19, 2012, at simultaneous ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York. More…

December 11, 2011

Awards Tour 2012: Los Angeles Film Critics Association Winners

The 37th annual Los Angeles Film Critics Association have announced their favorites from 2011. More…

November 17, 2011

Critics Consensus: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Doesn't Shine

This week at the movies, we've got a vampire wedding (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson), and dancing penguins (Happy Feet Two, with voice work by Elijah Wood and Robin Williams). What do the critics have to say? As the Twilight Saga comes into the home stretch, it looks to go out with a whimper rather than a bang, say critics, who find Breaking Dawn Part 1 to be full of limp pacing and unintentional laughs. Those jovial aquatic birds are back with Happy Feet Two, though critics say the sequel lacks the easy charm of Happy Feet.More…