Whether you call them "specialty films" or "adult dramas" or "alternatives to blockbusters," it's clear that 2013 is an exceptionally exciting year for films that quicken the pulses of movie fans and…
Honored earlier this year by the Zurich Film Fest, Working Title, the U.K. film outfit behind breakout hits and award-winners from “Billy Elliott” to “Four Weddings and A Funeral,” Bridget Jones…
Following a surprise interview Saturday with controversial Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, top execs at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association were acknowledging just how improbable an org best…
In a season of renewed cinematic creativity and vigor in American indie film, as evidenced by a wide array of titles both in and out of the Hamptons Intl. Film Fest, nowhere is that vitality more…
TV networks need to take the lead in nickname scrum
Copperfield has set his sights on a major career shift and this week announced the formation of his own film production company, Red Safe.
Mexican director Gaz Alazraki shook up his country's film industry this year when his raucous clash of the classes comedy "Nosotros los nobles" ("We Are the Nobles") grossed more than $26 million at…
Count back 50 summers, and you find the Technicolor precedent for "Spring Breakers" in the trendsetting 1963 teen comedy "Beach Party," which Variety warned "many adults might find a frightening…
Just as production flight from Los Angeles has been decades in the making, the reasons for the decline in work for musicians on film and TV projects are deep-rooted.
When director J.J. Abrams yells "Action!" on the first new "Star Wars" film in almost a decade, it will be on a location or soundstage far, far from Abrams' home base of Los Angeles.