The New York Times is hosting its first indie film festival on the Internet, streaming four titles on NYTimes.com for free during September, extending bicoastal relationship with Los Angeles-based…
The 51st New York Film Festival has tapped 35 films, an unusually large number for this tightly curated Gotham fest, to comprise a main slate that mixes a strong contingent of comedies, plus an…
The New York Film Festival has set the world preem of “Her,” the new Spike Jonze film starring Joaquin Phoenix, for its closing night gala screening in October. The first feature from writer-director…
The New York Film Festival has tapped “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” directed by and starring Ben Stiller, to screen at the festival's centerpiece gala this fall. The world premiere of the pic…
“Captain Phillips,” the Tom Hanks topliner directed by Paul Greengrass, will launch the 51st New York Film Festival. The movie, a look at the 2009 hijacking of a U.S. ship by Somali pirates, is the…
When Johnny Carson moved "The Tonight Show" from Manhattan to Los Angeles in 1972, with the state's then-first lady Nancy Reagan among his early guests, it wasn't as much a blow to jobs as it was to…
Gallic toon "Ernest and Celestine" nabbed the top award at the New York Intl. Children's Film Festival, with 'Starry Starry Night' and 'Wolf Children' winning audience awards.