China will see a much shorter version of Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas is a huge, sprawling novel, so it wasn't much of a surprise that the movie version clocked in at 172 minutes — but Chinese audiences will get a much tighter version of the film, lasting just 137 minutes. Unfortunately, thanks to state censors they're losing some of the good parts, including the gay love… » 1/23/13 3:40pm 1/23/13 3:40pm

A new Q is cast in the latest James Bond film

31-year-old British actor Ben Whishaw has been cast as James Bond's gadgetsmith Q in director Sam Mendes' upcoming Bond flick Skyfall. Whishaw previously starred as Ariel in Julie Taymor's The Tempest (right) and is the latest actor to take over the role as 007's armorer. Whishaw follows John Cleese (who last played… » 11/25/11 7:35am 11/25/11 7:35am