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That Time Ben Affleck and ‘Gone Girl’ Director David Fincher Fought Over a Hat

Though Ben Affleck was totally cool with whipping out his penis for Gone Girl director David Fincher, the two-time Oscar winner actually had one explosive fight with the filmmaker over a thing as simple as a hat. Yes, the man who was totally comfortable with doing full frontal nudity was not okay with wearing one…

Gabrielle Chung | October 3, 2014 - 7:00 pm

‘Gone Girl’ Trailer: Amy Meets Nick for the Very First Time

Dang, someone should’ve warned Amy when Nick told her he’s “the guy to save you from all this awesomeness.”

During last night’s Emmys telecast, 20th Century Fox unveiled the third trailer for David Fincher’s Gone Girl, which shows us the first moment Rosamund Pike and Ben Affleck’s characters cross paths.

Peggy Truong | August 26, 2014 - 10:00 am

A New Trailer for ‘Gone Girl’ Shows Us What to Expect

Here is the second trailer for Gone Girl, perhaps one of this fall’s most highly anticipated films. …

Robert Kessler | July 7, 2014 - 12:17 pm

Here’s the First Official ‘Gone Girl’ Trailer

It’s here.

Since 20th Century Fox acquired the rights to Gone Girl back in 2012, fans of the Gillian Flynn novel have been waiting with baited breath to see the thriller come to life onscreen. Well, after quite the lengthy wait and an even lengthier search to find Amazing Amy, the official trailer for…

Gabrielle Chung | April 14, 2014 - 10:45 pm

The Good, the Bad and the Unclear: The Latest from the ‘Gone Girl’ Casting Couch

Well it looks like this Gone Girl movie is really gonna happen. I mean, 20th Century Fox has had the rights to it since last summer, but these things fall apart all the time. With Ben Affleck attached to star in it and David Fincher attached to direct, though, it looks like we’ve got ourselves…

Robert Kessler | July 17, 2013 - 7:30 pm

5 Things You Don’t Know About ‘Side Effects’ Star Rooney Mara (PHOTOS)

“[She] has that innate quality. It’s called watchability.”

Steven Soderbergh is talking about Rooney Mara, the leading lady in his new thriller, Side Effects. And Hollywood has been watching the 27-year-old actress very closely, ever since she caught the town’s eye in David Fincher’s The Social Network. Mara went from the founder of Facebook’s ex-girlfriend to…

Celebuzz | February 7, 2013 - 3:15 pm

Kate Mara Talks ‘House of Cards’ and Her Love of Netflix

When Kate Mara needed some advice while shooting the Netflix series House of Cards, she didnʼt have to look far.

She simply called little sister, Rooney Mara, who’s worked with House of Cards executive producer David Fincher on two films, The Social Network and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.

“It was challenging [to shoot],” the elder…

Rachel Levy | February 4, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Which A-List Director Is Donning a ‘Suit & Tie’ For Justin Timberlake?

For his first album in seven years, Justin Timberlake is going big.

The singer-actor has already roped in Jay-Z to lend his talents on this spring’s The 20/20 Experience, and now he’s enlisted an Oscar-nominated director to come aboard.

David Fincher will helm the video for “Suit & Tie”, Experience’s first single, The Playlist reported on Friday.

Phil Pirrello | February 1, 2013 - 4:15 pm

James Franco Wants to Direct ‘American Tabloid’

James Franco refuses to let one news cycle go by without letting us know he’s out there. The busy actor/writer/director/soap opera villain is interested in directing and starring in adaptation of James Ellroy’s American Tabloid. “It’s not all put together yet,” Franco told MTV on Tuesday. “It’s still early. You’re getting the scoop.” Tabloid follows…

Phil Pirrello | January 23, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Brad Pitt Mulling David Fincher’s ‘20,000 Leagues Under the Sea’

Director David Fincher (The Social Network) has spent years trying to get his remake of Disney’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea in front of cameras, searching for a leading man to help greenlight the picture.

Fincher has courted long-time collaborator Brad Pitt for the job, and it looks like Killing Them Softly star may take it.

Phil Pirrello | November 28, 2012 - 10:00 pm

The Buzz on Blu: ‘The Avengers,’ ‘Cinderella’ and ‘The Princess Bride’

Because Fantastic Fest precluded us from reporting from the frontlines of the home video market last week, we’re doubling up with high-profile releases past and present.

Look for an in-depth, dedicated review of the new Bond 50 box set later this week. But in the meantime, check out a curated list of titles…

Todd Gilchrist | October 2, 2012 - 8:00 pm

Hollywood’s Most Frequent Collaborators (PHOTOS)

When news broke that Marion Cotillard would possibly be joining Christopher Nolan’s third Batman installment, The Dark Knight Rises in addition to Joseph Gordon-Levitt, it sounded like a mini-Inception sequel.

This announcement got Celebuzz thinking — which actors and directors team up more often than others? Whether it’s Johnny Depp and Tim Burton’s frequent…

Amanda Hasaka | February 14, 2011 - 6:55 pm