E. Oliver Whitney is a senior editor at ScreenCrush. When not talking Game of Thrones theories or waiting for the next Terrence Malick film, they* are probably having an SVU marathon. They were formerly an entertainment editor at The Huffington Post and have written for Variety, New York magazine, Indiewire, Moviefone, and Backstage. *E. Oliver Whitney uses gender-neutral pronouns they, them, theirs.
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A ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Roller Coaster Is Coming to Epcot, Plus New International Marv…
Iron Man, the Avengers, and the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ are taking over Epcot, Disneyland Paris, and Hong Kong with new rides.
‘The Incredibles 2’ Olympics TV Spots Tease New Footage
Get a peek at the action in ‘The Incredibles 2’ in new Olympics TV spots.
Prepare for Another Dwayne Johnson Action Thriller With ‘Red Notice’
The Rock continues to dominate the action genre and his latest, ‘Red Notice,’ will earn him a massive $20 million.
Five Women Come Forward to Accuse James Franco of Sexually Inappropriate Behavior
Five women come forward with stories about James Franco’s sexually inappropriate behavior on set.
Denis Villeneuve Explains the Four-Hour, Two-Part Release of ‘Blade Runner 2049,’ Disappoi…
The ‘Blade Runner 2049’ director explains the initial four-hour cut, rumored plans to release the movie in two parts, and why you’ll never see it.
2018 Golden Globes Nominations Are Here
The nominees are in for the 2018 Golden Globes! See the list as we update it live.
Tim Burton’s Live-Action ‘Dumbo’ Confirms Lead Cast, Plus Release Date Announcement
Tim Burton has officially begun production on his live-action version of Dumbo, the most depressing Disney movie of all time. (Okay, maybe that’s up for debate, but this movie wrecked me as a child.) We’ve heard rumors about the cast for a while now, from Colin Farrell to Danny DeVito …
Disney Debuts New Poster for Pixar’s ‘Coco,’ Announces First Trailer for Next Week
Pixar’s upcoming musical Coco is one of the most anticipated animated movies of the year. The movie will give the House of Mouse their first Latino star in a story about family and Mexican culture. In a typical Friday Disney news release, the studio has unveiled a new poster for the upcoming …
2017 Oscar Nominations: ‘La La Land’ Leads with a Record-Tying 14 Nominations
Ah, can you smell it? The aroma of scorching hot awards season debates is already in the air! The nominees for the 2017 Oscars were announced bright and early this morning – or should we say dark and early, as the ScreenCrush team beat the sunrise for the big announcement.
‘10 Cloverfield Lane’ Review: A Delightfully Nutty Thriller
What is ‘10 Cloverfield Lane’? Besides being the address of John Goodman’s farm in the movie, the secretive project has been described as a “blood relative” of 2008's ‘Cloverfield,’ not a sequel. Its plot has been kept tightly under wraps with a …
‘Zootopia’ Review: Disney Animation’s Most Important and Political Film Yet
In the beginning of Disney’s ‘Zootopia,’ Judy Hopper, a young determined bunny with big aspirations, is told by her parents that complacency is better than chasing your dreams. “You know why your mom and I ended up so happy?” her small town carrot farmer dad asks. …
‘Other People’ Review: A Clichéd Cancer Dramedy Starring Jesse Plemons
In ‘Other People,’ the opening night film at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, Jesse Plemons (‘Fargo,’ ‘Breaking Bad’) plays a struggling gay comedy writer who travels home to care for his terminally ill mother. If that synopsis doesn’t shout Sundance,…