Matt Damon

Kristen Wiig and Matt Damon can’t save “Downsizing.” (Courtesy Paramount Pictures)

‘Downsizing’ a misfire from usually reliable Alexander Payne

“Downsizing” is a puzzling anomaly in filmmaker Alexander Payne’s oeuvre, a bizarre…

 

Matt Damon, pictured at the premiere of "Suburbicon" in October, recently raised eyebrows when he didn't show up to the Southern California premiere of "Downsizing" on Dec. 18. (Lionel Hahn/Abaca Press/TNS)

In wake of ‘culture of outrage’ comment, Damon skips film premiere

Some folks are thinking that Matt Damon didn’t make it to the…

 

Matt Damon is back as the title character in “Jason Bourne,” the uninspired fifth movie in the action series. (Courtesy Universal)

‘Jason Bourne’ loses

Departing from the novels originated by Robert Ludlum, the fifth Jason Bourne…

 

Actor Matt Damon, co-founder of Water.org, takes part in a panel discussion on the global water crisis during the 2016 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Scoop: Damon says Hollywood must do more to support diversity

Matt Damon says the movie business has “a long, long, long way…

Actor Matt Damon, co-founder of Water.org, takes part in a panel discussion on the global water crisis during the 2016 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Ridley Scott, right, presents the Chairman's award to Matt Damon at the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Saturda in Palm Springs. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Scoop: Damon leads Oscar charge for ‘Martian’ director Scott

Matt Damon launched a bold new phase of Oscar campaigning for his…

Ridley Scott, right, presents the Chairman's award to Matt Damon at the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Saturda in Palm Springs. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Matt Damon, pictured at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. made some comments about diversity on “Project Greenlight” that have caused an online stir. (Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

Scoop: Matt Damon on diversity leaves lots to be desired

Interestingly, Matt Damon didn’t edit out some eyebrow-raising attempts to explain diversity…

Matt Damon, pictured at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. made some comments about diversity on “Project Greenlight” that have caused an online stir. (Victoria Will/Invision/AP)
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‘Monuments Men’ a paint-by-numbers affair

Wearing multiple hats and military garb, George Clooney dramatizes the exploits of…

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AP Photo/Seth WenigA makeshift memorial is seen

Philip Seymour Hoffman funeral planned

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s grieving mother arrived in New York the same day…

AP Photo/Seth WenigA makeshift memorial is seen
Courtesy PhotoLatest hero: Jeremy Renner stars in “The Bourne Legacy

‘Bourne’ to lose

“The Bourne Legacy” looks like a reboot, but it’s more of a…

Courtesy PhotoLatest hero: Jeremy Renner stars in “The Bourne Legacy
Courtesy photoTalk to the animals: Matt Damon makes the most of his leading role in “We Bought a Zoo

A sappy, happy ‘Zoo’ from Crowe

A grieving family regains its spark when working with a group of…

Courtesy photoTalk to the animals: Matt Damon makes the most of his leading role in “We Bought a Zoo

'The Adjustment Bureau' a bunch of ho-hum love on the run

“The Adjustment Bureau” is a metaphysical thriller about love, fate, free will…

Damon’s in the ‘Zone’

The creative pairing of Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass has yielded…