The Best Batman Cartoons Other Than ‘Batman: The Animated Series’

Though most people are of the opinion—and rightly so—that Batman: The Animated Series remains the best animated adaptation of the Dark Knight to date, there is a wealth of other cartoon series that have featured the Caped Crusader over the years. In fact, since Batman’s animated debut in 1968, there... # #

Collider | 21.9.2019 16:20:24

Friday Box Office: ‘Downton Abbey’ Beats New ‘Rambo’, ‘Ad Astra’ with $13.8 Mil Debut

Welcome to the third weekend in September, where the box office race is off to an interesting start. We have three new films in theaters this weekend and it looks likeDownton Abbeyis sitting pretty at the top with $13.8 million earned domestically. It's doing just as well overseas, earning $12.2... # #

Collider | 21.9.2019 16:15:12

Top Music Publishers Come Together for Songs of Hope Honors

The 15th annual Songs of Hope honors united songwriters, music industry insiders and more than a few preeminent doctors at producer Alex Da Kid’s Sherman Oaks compound on Thursday night. Jimmy Jam returned to host the event, which served as a fundraiser for the ever-vital City of Hope medical treatm... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 16:12:24

Box Office: ‘Downton Abbey’ Dominating ‘Ad Astra,’ ‘Rambo’ With $31 Million Opening

“Downton Abbey” is heading for a positively brilliant opening weekend after scoring $13.8 million in domestic ticket sales on Friday. If estimates hold, the feature film version of the popular British television show should take home approximately $31 million come Sunday, marking the big... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 16:02:16

Cheers For The Landmark: Saving Indie Film In Grim West L. A.

Two and a half cheers for the Landmark Theatres in West Los Angeles. The parking escalators have been broken for weeks. Those purple and black staff outfits are a bit somber. And $15 dollars seems high for an hour and 35 minutes of Linda Ronstadt: The Sound Of My Voice, as delightful as it is. [R... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 16:00:24

Batman Day Takes Flight Worldwide, ‘Joker’ Takes Cue From ‘Catwoman’

Today, a special Batman Day edition of the Hero Nation Index, our weekly report on news from Hollywood’s sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and superhero sectors. Today is the fifth annual Batman Day, and this year also marks the 80th anniversary of the Caped Crusader’s first appearance in the pag... #joker # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 15:35:39

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm – The Saturday Edition

The Saturday focus for President Donald Trump’s Tweetstorm was Ukraine – as in, you have to crane to see any wrongdoing, according to the Commander-in-Tweet. Reports that President Trump pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate Democratic presidential candidate Joe... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 15:27:13

Netflix CEO On Streaming Landscape Shake-Up

Netflix has been the ubiquitous giant in the field of subscription video on demand for a decade now, but come the end of the year the entire arena is getting a shakeup with the arrival of Disney+ and Apple+ – two of the four big new services (the other two being Warners’ HBO Max and [... #netflix # #

Darkhorizons | 21.9.2019 15:23:36

Damon Lindelof Says ‘Watchmen’ Series Is a Sequel, Treats the Graphic Novel as Canon

Even though we've known for months what the look, feel, and, albeit a bit vaguely, the plot of HBO'sWatchmenwould be, it's been tough to really understand how this show fits into the timeline — if at all — established in the 12-issuesWatchmengraphic novel series first created byAlan Moor... # #

Collider | 21.9.2019 15:09:57

“Rambo” Creator Dismisses “Last Blood”

Reviews for the just released “Rambo: Last Blood” don’t paint a good picture. The film is currently sitting on a 31% score on Rotten Tomatoes and has been widely slammed not for its ultra-violence (which is pretty extreme) but rather for its muddled politics, poor scripting, charac... # #

Darkhorizons | 21.9.2019 15:07:50

The Spider-Ham Short Film Goes Online

There’s many pleasures to be had from Sony Pictures’ Oscar-winning animated feature “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” one of which is John Mulaney’s Spider-Ham character. For those who haven’t picked up the Blu-ray yet, Marvel has now put online the full four-m... # #

Darkhorizons | 21.9.2019 15:05:54

J-Lo’s “Hustlers” Banned In Malaysia

It’s garnering plenty of awards attention, but the Jennifer Lopez-led strippers revenge film “Hustlers” has been banned in Malaysia due to “excessive obscene content”. Local distributors Square Box Pictures confirmed the ban on social media, indicating the country’... # #

Darkhorizons | 21.9.2019 15:04:28

Quick News: Camino, Oscars, Cruella Day

El Camino The first behind-the-scenes photo from “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie” has been released, offering a look at Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman taking direction from series creator/director Vince Gilligan on the set. Netflix has announced that the movie will be in select theaters fr... # #

Darkhorizons | 21.9.2019 15:03:25

Emmy Party List 2019: Media Mergers, Agency Pullouts Lighten Soirée Schedule

REPOSTED From September 11: The Emmy Awards party field, which had expanded dramatically over the past decade as new cable networks and streaming platforms entered the winners’ circle, is undergoing a major contraction this year. As we reported last month, following the WGA-ATA breakup that tr... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 15:00:51

Hulu Scores Vince Vaughn-Led “Binge”

Hulu has secured exclusive rights to “The Binge,” a comedy feature which has Vince Vaughn attached to star. The story is set in a time where all drugs and alcohol are illegal but one day a year, all the rules are lifted – Binge Day. Skyler Gisondo (“Santa Clarita Diet”)... # #

Darkhorizons | 21.9.2019 15:00:46

‘Downton Abbey’ $31M+ Opening Reps Record For Focus Features – Saturday Update

3rd Update, Saturday AM: w/chart You would think that in this day and age that the best place for a feature movie based on a popular TV series would be on a streaming service, right? But no, this weekend’s $31M opening of Focus Features and Carnival Films’ Downton Abbeycontinues to under... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 14:45:43

Samsung Makes Bid to Keep Viewers From Skipping Fox Ad Breaks

Fox is hoping to knit together the seconds-long divide between a TV program and the commercials that support it. During ad breaks for a few football broadcasts, tomorrow’s run of the Emmys and Wednesday’s season premiere of “The Masked Singer,” the network will kick off ad sessions with special show... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 14:35:39

‘Robot Chicken’ Season 10 Review & Seth Green Interview | Saturday Mourning Cartoons

Listen below, and click here for more Saturday Mourning Cartoons: Welcome to the Saturday Mourning Cartoons podcast, the weekly show for all things animation, including news, reviews, and interviews, from co-hosts Dave Trumbore and Sean Paul Ellis. On this week's episode, Dave reviews the upcomi... # #

Collider | 21.9.2019 13:32:55

Tinder’s Apocalyptic ‘Swipe Night’ Interactive Dating Show Sets Release Date

Tinder next month will bow its first original entertainment content — “Swipe Night,” an interactive adventure series in which viewers are forced to make dating choices on humanity’s last night on Earth. Variety previously reported details of the location-based social network/... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 13:30:54

‘Gully Boy’ to Represent India In Oscars Race

The Film Federation of India has chosen Zoya Akhtar’s “Gully Boy” as its entry in the Academy Awards’ international feature film category. The picture, a coming of age tale about an aspiring rapper in Mumbai’s Dharavi slum premiered at the Berlin film festival in February before opening to a wave of... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 12:24:34

Bill Maher Mocks Donald Trump For Forming ‘A Threeway’ With Russia & Ukraine To Smear Joe Biden

The HBO host took aim at the President during his monologue on Real Time. # #

Decider | 21.9.2019 10:51:12

Cartoon Forum: 30th Anniversary, Little Giants and New Generations

TOULOUSE, France – Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Cartoon Forum wrapped Sept. 19 having showcased the ever-growing strength of European animation. 85 projects were pitched from 24 countries at the co-production forum platform that played host to north of 1,000 investors, distributors and pr... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 10:18:57

HBO Europe Unveils ‘Patria’ Footage to Captive San Sebastian Audience

SAN SEBASTIAN — Amid large expectation, HBO Europe has revealed first footage giving a first sense of tone and pace of its Spanish original series “Patria.” A packed-to-overflowing press conference on Saturday morning at the San Sebastian Festival can be read as one sign of the potential popul... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 10:06:28

‘The Rookie’ Guest Star “Exonerated” By eOne After Being Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By Afton Williamson

Without Williamson, The Rookie returns for its second season on ABC on September 29. # #

Decider | 21.9.2019 9:20:42

‘Escape at Dannemora’ Is This Year’s Emmys Wildcard

Seriously, never count out Patricia Arquette. # #

Decider | 21.9.2019 9:00:03

‘The Great British Baking Show’: That “Dairy Week” Elimination was Shocking, Ageist, and Unfair

Paul Hollywood knows it, I know it, and you know it, too. # #

Decider | 21.9.2019 8:30:16

This Week’s Drama: Today’s Best College Football Action, Week 4

Previews of #7 Notre Dame at #3 Georgia, #8 Auburn at #17 Texas A&M, #11 Michigan at #13 Wisconsin, and more! # #

Decider | 21.9.2019 8:20:45

‘The Immaculate Reception’ Is Voted Greatest Play In NFL History

The deflected pass that Pittsburgh Steeler running back Franco Harris miraculously caught for a touchdown and the first playoff victory in his team’s existence has been voted the greatest play in National Football League history. A nationwide panel of 68 media members gave that 1972 play by Ha... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 4:02:11

Maher: Trump’s European Union Is ‘A Threeway’ With Russia, Ukraine

President Donald Trump got in bed with Moscow to get elected and now he’s “invited Ukraine in for a three-way” for another round of political dirty-tricks and international infidelity, according to Bill Maher. The host of HBO’sReal Time with Bill Maher ripped the Commander-in... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 4:01:38

‘The Rookie’ Guest Star Accused Of Misconduct By Afton Williamson Reacts To Being “Exonerated” By eOne Probe

The actor accused of sexual misconduct by former The Rookie star Afton Williamson has spoken out personally three days after being cleared in an investigation by producers eOne. Westworld alum Demetrius Grosse took to social media tonight in his first direct public statement since being implicated w... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 3:50:18

Democratic Presidential Candidates Face Tough Questions At LGBTQ Forum In Iowa

A form hosted tonight by advocacy and media monitoring group GLAAD in Cedar Rapids, Iowa saw some tough questions posed to 10 candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination. The panel was the first to discuss LGBTQ issues among the 2020 candidates, who focused elsewhere during their prior deb... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 3:22:51

‘Korean Zodiac Killer’, Subject Of Bong Joon-ho Film, Has Been Identified 30 Years After Serial Murders

A South Korean serial killer who inspired a film by Palme D’or-winning director Bong Joon-ho has been identified 30 years after his murder spree. The Gyeonggi Nambu Provincial Police Agency says a suspect has been identified as the previously unknown “Korean Zodiac Killer.” The man, Lee ... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 2:54:54

Emmys: Comedian Thomas Lennon As Voice-Over Presenter, No Orchestra, Pop Songs As Walk-Up Music

This marks the first Primetime Emmy Awards for the newly independent Fox Entertainment, and the network is looking to put its stamp on the ceremony with several tweaks. The biggest, of course, is going host-less for only the fourth time in Emmy history and for the first time since 2003, also on Fox.... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 2:38:03

Fox To Cool Down Emmy Red Carpet With “Big Ass” Fans

It’s going to be another scorcher at the Emmys on Sunday with weather reports already seeing temperatures in the 90s. How can the Emmys conquer this ferocious annual heat wave? Nothing says cool more than having a “Big Ass Fan” on the red carpet. Excuse me, what’s that, now? ... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 1:53:49

ABC Studios Head of Alternative Fernando Hernandez Exits

Fernando Hernandez, head of ABC Studios’ alternative division, is leaving the studio. The exit comes two months after Jonnie Davis came on board as new ABC Studios president. Davis’ predecessor, Patrick Moran, launched an alternative division almost two years ago, led byHernandez,former ... # #

Deadline | 21.9.2019 1:36:40

Monkees/Badfinger/Nazz Supergroup Gets Back to ’68 by Touring Beatles’ ‘White Album’

The 50th anniversary re-release of 1969’s “Abbey Road” may be just days away, but that doesn’t mean Beatles fans have been there and done that when it comes to celebrating ’68. Todd Rundgren, the Monkees’ Mickey Dolenz, Badfinger’s Joey Molland and several other name mu... # #

Variety | 21.9.2019 1:03:27