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Veteran executive Robert Kessel has joined Participant Media as senior VP of production. He will report to Jonathan King, Participant's exec VP of production, and manage the development, production…
Hailee Steinfeld has been tapped for CinemaCon’s “Female Star of Tomorrow” award. The kudo will be presented at the convention’s award ceremonies on April 18 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Steinfeld…
Despite a bump from the launch of Windows 8, Microsoft reported a 4% drop in profits at the end of Dec., including a 2% decline in adjusted revenue from its entertainment division.
Paul Mezey, an exec producer on Benh Zeitlin's "Beasts of the Southern Wild," has signed on as a producer in residence at Cinereach, the not-for-profit production company and foundation that produced…
Church, theater; theater, church -- sometimes you can't tell the difference. That makes John Patrick Shanley's "Storefront Church" a smart choice with which to reopen the handsomely restored…
"La sirga" is a thoroughly engrossing art film committed more to ambiguity than to clarity, and as much to sound as to image.
Playfully caricatured performances and a great generosity of spirit in this funny and heartfelt feature.
It's telling that noted French film critic, helmer and part-time thesp Noel Simsolo has a small role in "Last Screening," because helmer Laurent Achard's third feature plays like a private joke best…
A smooth, intriguing opening and a predictable but emotionally satisfying home stretch bookend helmer Morten Tyldum's otherwise by-the-numbers Norwegian thriller "Headhunters."
Robert Kessel has joined Matt Tolmach Prods. as senior VP of productions where he'll oversee development and production for the company's feature slate.