‘Promising Young Woman’ Director Emerald Fennell On Her Movie About “Appearances Being Deceptive” – Contenders Film

The idea for Emerald Fennell’s debut movie Promising Young Woman came to her in a single image: while a seemingly drunk woman is being bothered by a man, she turns the tables by suddenly sitting up, stone-cold sober, and asking, … Read more…

Promising Young Woman Starts with a Cathartic Blast. Then It Gets Bogged Down With Cynicism

Promising Young Woman kicks off with a vengeance-colored-nail-polish punch: a bunch of businessguys at a noisy bar—one of them played by the preternaturally elfin Adam Brody—grumble about a woman coworker who has complained about unfair treatment. Then one of them … Read more…

Girl Bye: ‘SoHo Karen’ Miya Ponsetto, Who Attacked Black Teen, Claims She Can’t Be Racist Because She’s a ‘Woman of Color’ [Video]

Just when you thought Miya Ponsetto’s interview with Gayle King couldn’t get any more insulting, ‘SoHo Karen’ pushed back against claims her attack on a Black teen she accused of stealing her phone was racist. Why? Because she says she’s … Read more…

Meagan Good Would Like Everyone to Shut Up About How She Looks: ‘I Love Being a Black Woman’

Taylor Jewell/AP Meagan Good is keenly aware of the way people perceive her. In the early Aughts, after appearing as the love interest in the music video for 50 Cent’s “21 Questions,” she says she was branded “the sexy girl,” … Read more…

Pieces of a Woman Features a Superb Performance From Vanessa Kirby, If You Can Bear to Watch It

There’s a strong argument to be made—maybe it’s the only argument—that art should make us feel something. But a work can sometimes beat its audience into a kind of glassy-eyed retreat from feeling, even against a filmmaker’s best intentions. It’s … Read more…

Patty Jenkins Gets Candid About Warner Bros.’s Initial Mistrust Over Her ‘Wonder Woman’ Vision

When addressing her internal war with the studio over the blockbuster movie, the ‘Wonder Woman 1984′ director admits they just wanted her to be a symbol of empowerment without any power. Aceshowbiz.com – Movie News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Vanessa Kirby Recalls Crying Her Eyes Out Watching Live Birth for ‘Pieces of a Woman’ Preparation

Having to portray a woman left grief stricken by her stillborn baby, the young Princess Margaret of ‘The Crown’ reveals she was given a chance to sit in on a birthing experience at Whittington Hospital. Aceshowbiz.com – Movie News BEST … Read more…

Say What Now? Woman Accused of Refusing to Pay for Restaurant Food Allegedly Killed Teen Who Defended Server

A 28-year-old woman has been charged with murder after allegedly shooting an 18-year-old man to death during an altercation in the parking lot of a restaurant in Aurora, Colorado. via People: Jacqueline De Paz, 28, was charged Friday with second-degree … Read more…

Too $hort Tried To Fetishize Mixed Women And Saweetie, A Mixed-Race Woman, Wasn’t Having It

Source: Judy Eddy/WENN.com / WENN In a recent Instagram Live, Saweetie gave fellow rapper Too $ hort something to think about in a conversation about interracial relationships. While the Cali natives discussed dating, Too $ hort made it known that … Read more…

Say What Now? Woman Insists UPS Store Is Her ‘Private Residence’ After Being Asked to Wear Mask [Video]

Just when you think you’ve heard every excuse from people not wanting to wear a mask during the pandemic, a woman decides to claim a UPS store as her “private residence” in attempt to remain mask-less. via Complex: Originally shared … Read more…

Nightwatch: Woman Driven to Hospital After Passing Out | Full Episode – S1, E7 | Part 1 | A&E

A&E SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Rises To $85M Global; ‘Demon Slayer’ Becomes Japan’s Highest-Grossing Movie Ever; ‘Soul’ Grows In China & ‘Croods 2’ Nears $100M WW – International Box Office

MONDAY UPDATE, writethru after Sunday 11:41AM post: There was a bit more varied action at the international box office this holiday weekend. Highlights include the continued rollout of Warner Bros/DC’s Wonder Woman 1984 with a good start in Australia, a … Read more…

In ‘Promising Young Woman,’ Carey Mulligan’s Costumes Are Disguises for a Vengeance Mission

Warning: There’s nothing below that’s not mentioned in reviews and the trailer, but if you want to go in knowing nothing, read no further until you’ve seen ‘Promising Young Woman.’ In an interview for Variety, Carey Mulligan describes the long-awaited “Promising Young … Read more…

Pedro Pascal’s Idea of ‘Polished’ ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Villain Rejected by Patty Jenkins

The ‘Game of Thrones’ alum reveals he initially thought Michael Douglas’ classic “Wall Street” character Gordon Gekko would be the perfect inspiration for his Max Lord, but the director didn’t want the baddie to be so polished. Aceshowbiz.com – Movie … Read more…

Kristen Wiig Says She ‘Really Fell in Love’ With Gal Gadot While Filming Wonder Woman 1984 | PEOPLE

People SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Will Try To Use Whatever Remaining Superpowers Over Christmas For Starving U.S. Exhibitors – Box Office Preview

Typically, we’ve avoided weekend box office previews during the pandemic as there’s been nothing to pump up from a potential ticket sales outlook, however, Warner Bros.’ release of $ 200M tentpole sequel Wonder Woman 1984 merits a line, particularly with its … Read more…

She Was Camilla in ‘The Crown.’ Now Emerald Fennell Is Out for Revenge With ‘Promising Young Woman.’

Rich Polk/Getty Promising Young Woman begins with butts. They are seen gyrating, bouncing, and swiveling, each one kept close in frame during a montage set to Charli XCX’s pop hit “Boys,” the frothy anthem for unapologetically hunk-crazy girls. It’s a … Read more…

‘Monster Hunter’ Takes In $2.2M Over Poor Pre-Christmas Pandemic Weekend Before ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Shakes Up Theatrical Window

Refresh for more analysis and top 10 chart: With even more theaters closing down during this past weekend, including the Boston market and parts of Portland, OR, there wasn’t much money to make at the box office even with a … Read more…

Say What Now? Woman Charged with Animal Cruelty After 26 Cats, 6 Dogs, 2 Squirrels, and a Blind Owl found in Her Home

A Connecticut woman has been arrested after police found three dead animals in her home and seized more than two dozen cats. It didn’t stop there — authorities also took a few  dogs, squirrels and an owl. via AP: Hamden … Read more…

‘Wonder Woman’ director Patty Jenkins lands new Star Wars movie ‘Rogue Squadron’

“Wonder Woman” director Patty Jenkins’ next project will take her to a galaxy far, far away. Jenkins will helm the next installment of George Lucas’ iconic intergalactic franchise, “Star Wars: Rogue Squadron,” Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy revealed Thursday. The announcement … Read more…