This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
The Weinstein Co. will have the chance to make its case Friday over naming rights to Lee Daniels' "The Butler," two and a half weeks after Warner Bros. won an arbitration over the title.
On the heels of the surprisingly strong launch for Kevin Hart's "Let Me Explain," CodeBlack Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Forest Whitaker's thriller "Repentances" for release by…
Warner Bros. and The Weinstein Co. have gone to the mat over “The Butler,” which stars Forest Whitaker as the African-American servant who worked in the White House during eight presidencies. The…
Michael B. Jordan and “Fruitvale Station” director talk about the impact and mentorship of producer Forest Whitaker at the Variety Studio in Cannes.
Madrid-based sales consortium Latido Films has acquired international rights to “The Happets in the Rainbow Forest,” the follow-up to Spanish 3D toonpic hit, “The Happets in the Kingdom of the Sun.”…
Fests should flock to "Forest," whose roots could penetrate Euro arthouse soil.
A strong candidate for weirdest movie of the year, "The Warped Forest" is a sometimes hilarious, sometimes dumb, frequently grotesque but never dull excursion into a surreal parallel world where tiny…
The nostalgic flavor of Gerald Igor Hauzenberger's lyrically expressive docu "Beyond the Forest" is better served by its original title, "A Once Sweet Homeland," than by the literal English-language…
"The Forest for the Trees" is a precisely modulated first film about an idealistic young educator ostracized for her lack of teaching skills and civil graces. This unheralded late-Toronto discovery…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar