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Gwen Harmon, National Civil Rights Museum Rep, Discusses Accuracy Of 'The Help'

Posted by
Katie Calautti on Feb 23rd, 2012 9:42AM

Oscar "for your consideration" campaigns are nothing new, but Disney's take on marketing its Oscar-nominated film, "The Help," might make you pause. With offers to cover town hall-style meetings about...

New on DVD & Blu-ray, Week of Dec. 6: 'The Help,' 'The Hangover Part II,' 'Cowboys & Aliens'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Dec 6th, 2011 9:00AM

It's another banner week for home video. There's five major theatrical releases and one foreign film coming to DVD -- a mixed bag that includes something for everyone: melodrama 'The Help,'...

'The Help' Fights Off Sharks, Spies and Aliens: Box Office Report September 2-5

Posted by
Gary Susman on Sep 5th, 2011 10:39AM

Aptly, moviegoers celebrated Labor Day weekend by watching a film about underappreciated household workers. For the third-straight weekend, period dramedy 'The Help' was the top movie at the box...

'The Help' Cleans Up After Irene: Box Office Report August 26-28

Posted by
Gary Susman on Aug 28th, 2011 3:00PM

On a weekend when the big box office monster was predicted to be Hurricane Irene, it was the housemaids of 'The Help' who, once again, cleaned up after the mess was over. For the second week in a...

'The Help' Mops Up Competition: Box Office Report August 19-21

Posted by
Gary Susman on Aug 21st, 2011 3:00PM

The downtrodden housemaids of 'The Help' cleaned up at the box office. In its second weekend, the film swept away all competition, including last week's winner, 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes,'...

What's Really Behind the Arguments Over 'The Help'?

Posted by
Gary Susman on Aug 17th, 2011 8:05PM

The debate over 'The Help' is really getting ugly. Before the film's release a week ago, initial reviews generally praised the big-screen adaptation of Kathryn Stockett's novel for...

'Apes' Still Top Bananas: Box Office Report August 12-14

Posted by
Gary Susman on Aug 14th, 2011 3:10PM

It's still the Apes' planet; we just live on it. In its second weekend, 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' remained on top at the box office, relegating four new movies to second-banana status....

'The Help' Star Jessica Chastain on 'Tree of Life' & Her Breakthrough Year

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Aug 13th, 2011 4:00PM

Jessica Chastain has already been earning rave reviews for her work in 'Tree of Life,' and she looks to build on that impressive breakout performance with a very busy year. She is appearing in...

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