The Princess Bride’s Cary Elwes joins Lena Dunham’s Max

It looks like Max, the new HBO comedy pilot about second-wave feminism created by Lena Dunham, has cast one of the most important roles in any story about feminism: the man. That comes from Deadline, which says the reportedly “raucous comedy” has cast noted man Cary Elwes to play said man. Max stars Zoe Kazan as “an…

Weekend Box Office: Won’t someone think of the bigoted teddy bear?

Poor Seth MacFarlane. While huge swathes of the country celebrated a historic victory for marriage equality, this brave and tireless civil-rights crusader could do nothing but watch as his stirring, timely tale of a teddy bear who compares his own plight for personhood to the struggles of “fags” and “homos”—the bear’s…

Oh YEAH: Entourage and 82 other summer movies that aren’t Entourage (Part 1)

The summer of 2015 is brimming with big stars who want to be your superhero, teaming for epic adventures, side-splitting comedies, and sweeping romances that will stir your heart from its winter slumber. There are also some movies that aren’t Entourage. And so, as Vincent Chase and company prepare to enter theaters,…