IMDb > Bruce Willis > News
Top Links
biography by votes awardsNewsDeskmessage board
overviewby type by year by ratings by votes awards by genre by keyword
biography other works publicity photo galleryNewsDeskmessage board
External Links
official sites miscellaneous photographs sound clips video clips

Connect with IMDb

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1994 | 1991

1-20 of 1131 items from 2014   « Prev | Next »

how movies fail girls and women (fans and filmmakers alike)

6 hours ago | | See recent FlickFilosopher news »

When alien archaeologists — or future human historians — look back on the films from the post-wwii era through today, and into the foreseeable future, they will surely come to the conclusion that girls and women of our time didn’t do much of anything besides marry men, mother children, and stand aside and applaud while the boys engage in all manner of exciting exploits.

Which is, of course, complete nonsense.

With my new Kickstarter, I am seeking funding for a project to detail on a very fine, nitty-gritty, film-by-film basis just how badly movies fail girls and women. (More details and links to supporting materials can be found and commented on here.)

I hope you will help support an effort that is badly needed and that has not been attempted before. A pledge of as little as $1 can help.

Why does it matter if girls and women aren’t well represented on film? »

- MaryAnn Johanson

Permalink | Report a problem

Sylvester Stallone: PG-13 Expendables 3 was "horrible miscalculation"

13 hours ago | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

The Expendables 4 will go back to being R-rated, as Sylvester Stallone admits a PG-13 Expendables film was a mistake...

Earlier this year, The Expendables 3 arrived in cinemas and did notably less business that its two predecessors. A good chunk of that is arguably down to the fact that the film leaked online and in full weeks ahead of its release. But also, there's the fact that Sylvester Stallone and his team went for a PG-13 rating, over the R-rated cuts of The Expendables and The Expendables 2.

Crave Online, chatting to Stallone, asked him about the decision to go for a PG-13 cut, and he admitted that "I believe it was a horrible miscalculation on everyone’s part in trying to reach a wider audience, but in doing such, diminish the violence that the audience expects. I’m quite certain it won’t happen again".

Stallone did have »

- simonbrew

Permalink | Report a problem

Shawshank Redemption celebrates 20th anniversary: The cast then and now

21 November 2014 6:30 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

I guess it comes down to a simple choice, really. Get busy living or get busy dying.

The Shawshank Redemption celebrated its 20th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion stars Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman and director Frank Darabont reunited for a special Academy screening of the film this week.

Digital Spy goes then and now with the cast of the beloved drama to find out what happened to them in the years since Shawshank's original release.

Tim Robbins (Andy Dufresne)

Already a well-established and respected actor by the time he won the role of Andy Dufresne, Tim Robbins saw his career surge in the wake of Shawshank. He bagged the role after Kevin Costner, Tom Hanks and Brad Pitt turned it down, but their loss was his gain.

Post-Shawshank he starred in films ranging from Mission to Mars, to High Fidelity and Green Lantern. His biggest career success »

Permalink | Report a problem

The Rise, Fall and Rise of Jennifer Aniston

21 November 2014 4:38 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

During the 1990s, Jennifer Aniston was one of the most popular actresses in the world. She may not have been blowing up the box office like Julia Roberts, Meg Ryan or Sandra Bullock, she was instead the star of the hit comedy show Friends – which had turned her into a household name. So popular was Aniston during this period that he hair even became known as “The Rachel”, a much-requested style for hairdressers during the 90s. The show was watched by millions around the world and has become one of the most celebrated Us sitcoms of all-time, launching Aniston and her co-stars into hot property. Particularly as the show couldn’t last forever and the cast would look to transition to the big screen.

Aniston was no stranger to cinema. She got her first break in the horror comedy Leprechaun in 1993, but would take a break during her first few years on Friends. »

- Luke Owen

Permalink | Report a problem

Greer Grammer named Miss Golden Globe

20 November 2014 6:30 PM, PST | EW - Inside Movies | See recent - Inside Movies news »

Greer Grammer will be this year's Miss Golden Globe, the awards announced Thursday. The 22-year-old actress plays ditzy Lissa on MTV's Awkward; she also appears in the upcoming film Life Partners, opposite Leighton Meester, Adam Brody, and Gillian Jacobs. And, as Miss and Mr. Golden Globe of years past, she also happens to be the child of a celebrity: as you may have guessed, Grammer's father is three-time Golden Globe winner Kelsey Grammer. (Her mother is makeup artist Barrie Buckner.) Grammer joins a long line of past Golden Globe assistants including Sosie Bacon, daughter of Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick; Sam Fox, »

- Hillary Busis

Permalink | Report a problem

Sylvester Stallone and Bruce Willis Have Apparently Buried the Hatchet After Expendables 3 Blow-Up

19 November 2014 3:59 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Are we looking at a big Bruce Willis return for Expendables 4? Eh, who knows, but it does sound as though Willis and Expendables franchise mastermind Sylvester Stallone have buried the hatchet more than a year after a reported dispute over money turned into a public, albeit one-sided, Twitter feud.  "Greedy And Lazy …… A Sure Formula For Career Failure," is what Stallone tweeted in September 2013 while announcing that Willis, who appeared in the first two Expendables films, was out and Harrison Ford was in for the third installment after Willis supposedly wanted an astronomical fee to appear in Expendables 3. (Sly's rep confirmed at the time that Willis was the subject of the »

Permalink | Report a problem

Tallulah Willis Shaves Her Head Just Like Her Mom Demi Moore Did in G.I. Jane

19 November 2014 4:54 AM, PST | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

November 18th. remember it. A photo posted by tallulah (@buuski) on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:38pm Pst Just call her G.I. Tallulah Belle! Tallulah Willis paid homage to one of mom Demi Moore's most iconic roles, G.I. Jane, with her shocking new haircut: a completely shaved head. Willis, 20, debuted her bold 'do via her Instagram page on Tuesday, Nov. 18. "November 18th. remember it," Moore's youngest daughter (with ex Bruce Willis) captioned a shot in which she modeled her bare head. Just in case there was any doubt as to [...] »

Permalink | Report a problem

Tallulah Willis Shaves Head Like Mom Demi Moore in 'G.I. Jane'

19 November 2014 4:28 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Like mother, like daughter!

Bruce Willis and Demi Moore's 20-year-old daughter Tallulah Willis shaved her head, revealing just how much she looks like her famous mother. Instagramming her new look on Tuesday, she wrote: "November 18th. remember it."

— buuski willis (@buuuski) November 18, 2014

Photos: Two Looks, One Star

November 18th. remember it.

A photo posted by tallulah (@buuski) on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:38pm Pst

Tallulah then posted a pic of her Moore in 1997 when she shaved her head for the military drama G.I. Jane. She captioned the photo: "mawms is bae. #thankgodgoodheadshapesruninthefamily."

mawms is bae. #thankgodgoodheadshapesruninthefamily

Фото опубликовано tallulah (@buuski) ноя 11, 2014 at 9:56 Pst

The Hollywood heir then took her new hairless head to L.A.'s Sayer's Club to support her 26-year-old sister Rumer Willis' music. She wrote: "Luv u proud of u can't wait to hear you sing my precious songbird @ruelarue."

News: [link=nm »

Permalink | Report a problem

New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Watch 'Guardians of the Galaxy' at Home Weeks Before Disc

18 November 2014 5:15 PM, PST | | See recent news »

Our resident VOD expert tells you what's new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu and, of course, Netflix. Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $3-$10, in 24- or 48-hour periods 22 Jump Street (comedy sequel; Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube; rated R) If I Stay (drama; Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos; rated PG-13) Into the Storm (natural-disaster thriller; Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies; rated PG-13) Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (stylized action sequel; Bruce Willis, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Eva Green, Rosario Dawson; rated R) 20,000 Days on Earth (music documentary; Nick Cave, Kylie...

Read More


- Robert B. DeSalvo

Permalink | Report a problem

Stallone Says "Creed" To Film In January

18 November 2014 4:22 PM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Sylvester Stallone has confirmed that not only is the upcoming "Rocky" spin-off film "Creed" happening, they now have a production date.

In a series of tweets this afternoon, Stallone revealed that filming on the project is aiming to begin filming in January. He goes on to give a brief synopsis: "Creed the new movie with Michael B Jordon who plays Apollo's son and boxer who meets with Rocky ... an amazing relationship"

Aside from one family post back in June, Stallone has been off social media for over a year. He posted a bunch of tweets today, one of which indicating he also made up with Bruce Willis after their falling out over "The Expendables 3".

Sly and Arnold Schwarzenegger are currently headed to Macau for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri boxing fight due to take place this coming weekend. »

- Garth Franklin

Permalink | Report a problem

Our Favorite How I Met Your Mother Guest Stars

17 November 2014 5:57 AM, PST | | See recent news »

Not only do popular sitcoms remain on the air for long periods of time, they also feature some of the greatest guest stars to ever appear on TV. Friends ran on NBC for 10 seasons and saw appearances of Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, and Susan Sarandon just to name a few. Modern Family, which is currently in its sixth season, has featured Elizabeth Banks, Nathan Lane, and Matthew Broderick. How I Met Your Mother spent nine seasons on CBS. Over the course of 208 episodes, we saw the appearances of many great actors and actresses including Jennifer Lopez, Joe Manganiello, and Wayne Brady. There was even a guest appearance by a singer or two. Some of the characters we loved (Sarah Chalke’s Stella), while others we could not stand (Jennifer Morrison’s Zoey). Here is a list of our favorite guest stars of How I Met Your MotherSarah Chalke as »

- Tim Gerstenberger

Permalink | Report a problem

Rumer Willis Says Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis' Daughter Wyatt Is "Very Cute"—Watch!

14 November 2014 10:00 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Rumer Willis is opening up about Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis' daughter Wyatt! While the 26-year-old actress and singer says she hasn't met her former step-father's baby girl yet, she has seen pics of Ashton and Mila's 1-month-old child. "I reached out to him when he had the baby, which is so awesome," Rumer said during a recent appearance on Access Hollywood Live. "I saw photos of her [Wyatt]. She's very cute." But don't count on Rumer signing up for babysitting duty anytime soon. Rumer says between little Wyatt and dad Bruce Willis' two daughters Mabel and Evelyn, there aren't enough hours in the week to visit them all. "I have so many babies to »

Permalink | Report a problem

Hobbit Star Lives Parents' 'Worst Nightmare' in Starz Drama The Missing

14 November 2014 8:24 AM, PST | | See recent news »

By the 20-minute mark of Starz’s new drama The Missing, affable Brit Tony Hughes has lost sight of his 5-year-old son.

By the 21-minute mark, he’s on his way to losing everything else that matters.

The haunting BBC limited series, which premiered in the United Kingdom weeks ago, begins its limited run on Starz on Saturday (9/8c). James Nesbitt (The Hobbit films) plays Tony, whose life and marriage crumbles to ash after the 2006 kidnapping of his son, Ollie, during a family vacation.

The Missing‘s subject matter draws inevitable comparisons to missing-child cases both real, such as Madeline McCann’s 2007 disappearance in Portugal, »

Permalink | Report a problem

'Terminator Genisys' Actor Jai Courtney In Talks To Play Main Anti-Hero Deadshot In 'Suicide Squad'

12 November 2014 6:19 PM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Update 11/13: Deadline reports Jai Courtney is in the mix for something, but it might be any one of the Warner Bros. DC Comics movies through 2020. Australian actor Jai Courtney is one of those actors that mainstream America probably couldn’t spot in a line-up, but Hollywood has a decided hard-on for the thespian. He was chosen to play Bruce Willis' son in “A Good Day to Die Hard,” had a key villain role in Tom Cruise’s “Jack Reacher” and had big supporting turns in “I, Frankenstein” (2014) and “Divergent.” While the verdict is still out on the 28-year-old actor, Tinseltown has doubled down on the Aussie and this year he was cast in the critical role of Kyle Reese in the “Terminator: Genisys” reboot. In short, Courtney is this year’s Sam Worthington, another Australian actor that Hollywood went ape for after his appearance in the billion-dollar-grossing “Avatar. »

- Edward Davis

Permalink | Report a problem

Jai Courtney Eyed for Deadshot Role in Suicide Squad

12 November 2014 5:19 PM, PST | | See recent news »

Jai Courtney, best known for his performance in A Good Day to Die Hard as the son of Bruce Willis' John McClane, is reportedly up for the role of the DC Comics mercenary Deadshot in David Ayer's bad guy team-up Suicide Squad. Variety has the news, claiming that Tom Hardy, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie and Will Smith all still remain in talks as well. »

Permalink | Report a problem

Kim Kardashian's Naked Butt Gets Meme'd; Does Kanye West Approve?

12 November 2014 7:24 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Good news, dolls: If you're reading this, Kim Kardashian's naked butt did not break the Internet! The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and her bare bum did take a crack at it though when they graced the cover of Paper magazine's Winter 2014 issue. In another image from the glossy, Kim balanced a full glass of champagne on her famous booty. This didn't bring the wild wild web to a halt, but it did inspire a handful of amusing memes. As you can probably imagine, a lot of these were dangerously Nsfw, but some managed to keep it PG-13... Like this one, which has Bruce Willis' bald head (x2) filling in for each butt cheek. And this gem, which turned Kim into a centaur because, »

Permalink | Report a problem

Bruce Campbell's Evil Dead show coming to Starz

10 November 2014 3:51 PM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Starz has picked up the Evil Dead TV show.

The series will be based on the original film franchise that made its debut in the late '70s. Bruce Campbell, who starred in the three movies and made a cameo in the 2013 remake, is back in his role as Ash, a monster hunter.

The show will also reunite original director Sam Raimi and producer Rob Tapert.

"I'm really excited to bring this series to the Evil Dead fans worldwide - it's going to be everything they have been clamouring for: serious deadite ass-kicking and plenty of outrageous humour," Campbell said.

Raimi added: "Evil Dead has always been a blast. Bruce, Rob, and I are thrilled to have the opportunity to tell the next chapter in Ash's lame, but heroic saga.

"With his chainsaw arm and his 'boomstick', Ash is back to kick some monster butt. And brother, this time there's a truckload of it. »

Permalink | Report a problem

Entertainment Geekly Mailbag: 'Interstellar' rage

10 November 2014 3:16 PM, PST | - PopWatch | See recent - PopWatch news »

Christopher Nolan made Memento, but he also made The Dark Knight Rises. Great filmmakers can make bad movies: This is not a particularly complicated equation. And Nolan's new space melodrama Interstellar is not a particularly complicated movie. The science is elaborate and insane, but the emotional stakes are simple: Father loves daughter, father saves humanity. But Nolan is one of our plottiest filmmakers. (Most films have three acts; Nolan's movies usually have at least six, usually out of order and/or overlapping.) I attempted to explain the plot of Interstellar, but even I ran up against some impenetrable cosmo-logic. Some »

- Darren Franich

Permalink | Report a problem

Ash Vs. Evil Dead to Reunite Sam Raimi, Bruce Campbell at Starz

10 November 2014 1:33 PM, PST | | See recent news »

Starz is getting into the Ash-kicking business.

The network announced today that it has ordered 10 half-hour episodes of Ash Vs. Evil Dead, a followup to the horror-movie franchise The Evil Dead.

Bruce Campbell, star of the original 1981 flick, will reprise his role of “Ash, the stock boy, aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity and the terrors of the Evil Dead,” according to the network.

Ash Vs. Evil Dead will follow the title character as he goes back to the gory grind after “a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind. »

Permalink | Report a problem

The 30 Best Horror Movies of the Past 30 Years

10 November 2014 11:00 AM, PST | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

The slasher movie, if we'll admit it to ourselves, is about our fears of teen sexuality. Whether you're a teen made nervous by your own hormones or a parent afraid of what trouble those hormones will get your kid into, the slasher-movie villain is your fears made flesh. But with the release 30 years ago this week (November 9, 1984) of Wes Craven's "A Nightmare on Elm Street," the slasher film entered a new dimension.

With the creation of Freddy Krueger (played indelibly by Robert Englund), who could kill teens in their dreams, the slasher villain proved there was no place that was safe, not even the subconscious.

In retrospect, the genre may have peaked with the release of this film; after all, how many other slasher villains since have been anywhere near as memorable? Unlike his predecessors, Jason Voorhees (of the "Friday the 13th" movies) and Michael Myers (of the "Halloween »

- Gary Susman

Permalink | Report a problem

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1994 | 1991

1-20 of 1131 items from 2014   « Prev | Next », Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners