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Audio/Q&A: 'Cheap Thrills' star Sara Paxton isn't easily disgusted

Audio/Q&A: 'Cheap Thrills' star Sara Paxton isn't easily disgusted

Opening Friday, "Cheap Thrills" is filled with disturbing behavior as Craig (Chicago native Pat Healy) and his old friend Vince (Ethan Embry) earn cash in a series of escalating games overseen by a wealthy couple (David...

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Video/interview: 'Joe' star Tye Sheridan compares working with Pitt, McConaughey, Cage

Video/interview: 'Joe' star Tye Sheridan compares working with Pitt, McConaughey, Cage

It may sound impossible, but there are some people who don't know anything about Brad Pitt. One of those people was Tye Sheridan, who at 11 was cast as one of Pitt's sons in "The Tree of Life."

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'The Raid 2' star Iko Iwais and writer/director Gareth Evans teach us about action

'The Raid 2' star Iko Iwais and writer/director Gareth Evans teach us about action

If you like action movies and can handle on-screen violence, “The Raid 2” almost without question will be the best movie you’ve seen in a long time. Seriously: The fight sequences are unbelievable, and the...

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Q&A: 'Divergent' stars Shailene Woodley and Theo James

Q&A: 'Divergent' stars Shailene Woodley and Theo James

Though part of the strength of "Divergent" is that it's much more than just a love story, the big-screen version of suburban-Chicago-raised Veronica Roth's massive novel simply wouldn't work with underwhelming leads. So 100...

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Q&A: 'Divergent' co-star Ansel Elgort and author Veronica Roth

Q&A: 'Divergent' co-star Ansel Elgort and author Veronica Roth

When asked if there's a silver lining to the dystopian Chicago of "Divergent," Ansel Elgort and Veronica Roth got scientific.

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Interview: 'Bad Words' star/director Jason Bateman fails our test, aces our profile

Interview: 'Bad Words' star/director Jason Bateman fails our test, aces our profile

Jason Bateman didn’t want to star in his feature directorial debut “Bad Words,” opening Friday. He tried to find other actors to play 40-year-old Guy Trilby, who exploits a loophole in the rules to enter a...

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Interview: Aaron Paul tries flooring it to movie stardom in 'Need for Speed'

Interview: Aaron Paul tries flooring it to movie stardom in 'Need for Speed'

For his first big-screen starring role, Aaron Paul—better known as meth dealer Jesse Pinkman on “Breaking Bad”—did not flip a car or drive one off of a cliff. Ultra-dangerous stuff like that was left...

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Q&A: Tilda Swinton maximizes her time in 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

Q&A: Tilda Swinton maximizes her time in 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

To play the very old Madame D., whose death and will drive the plot of Wes Anderson’s extraordinary “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” Tilda Swinton endured five hours in the makeup chair to put on her appearance...

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Netflix, what? Jessica Alba masters math in 'An Invisible Sign'

Netflix, what? Jessica Alba masters math in 'An Invisible Sign'

We've all had that moment: Scrolling through streaming options on Netflix, you see a movie featuring familiar faces that you've never heard of and can't help but blurt out, "What is that?" (In reality, this may or may not...

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Oscars reaction: Well done, Hollywood

Oscars reaction: Well done, Hollywood

That "whoosh" you heard Sunday night during the Academy Awards telecast was me breathing a sigh of relief.

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'Divergent' tickets on sale 11 a.m. Tuesday

'Divergent' tickets on sale 11 a.m. Tuesday

Mark your calendars for 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, "Divergent" fans: That's when you can start buying tickets online for the film, opening March 21 and guaranteed to be the best movie of all time. (Note: This is not guaranteed...

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R-rated version of 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' opens Feb. 28

R-rated version of 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' opens Feb. 28

In case you didn't get enough jokes and total outrageousness from "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," get this: The film has been re-cut. It's now rated R and features 763 new jokes, since I know you really cared to know...

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Oscar 2014 preview: Matt Pais' edited and unedited thoughts

Oscar 2014 preview: Matt Pais' edited and unedited thoughts

The Academy Awards (being held March 2) bring out all kinds of extreme emotions and opinions from some people, but not me: I’m always totally even-tempered and maintain perspective that, in the grand scheme of things,...

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Interview: 'Red Dawn' star Josh Peck

RedEye's Matt Pais chats with the actor over breakfast at Brunch in River North....

RedEye's Matt Pais chats with the actor over breakfast at Brunch in River North.

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