Focus World and Screen Media Films have acquired U.S. rights to Kodi Smit-McPhee’s ornithology comedy “A Birder’s Guide to Everything” four months after its Tribeca debut. The companies will release…
A Birder’s Guide to Everything
A federal judge has sided with Tyler Perry Studios and Lionsgate, dismissing a claim by author Terri Donald that the feature film "Good Deeds" infringed the copyright on her book.
Brit thesp Finola Hughes ("General Hospital") is starring in the indie feature "Platinum the Dance Movie" with Kathryn McCormick, Shane Harper, Carolyn Hennesy, David Burtka and Marlowe Peyton.
After shutting the door on a number of big-budget Hollywood films, China has given the greenlight to Sony’s “Smurfs” sequel, sources close to the film told Variety. Sony declined to comment. The…
Celebrity Kiran Rao calls for structural change in Indian film as she lends weight to the release of "Ship of Theseus"
A well-matched quartet of teens, plus a scene-stealing Ben Kingsley and a befuddled James LeGros, keep the action rolling in this gentle coming-of-ager.
Singer-actress Deanna Durbin, who was the highest-paid female star in Hollywood in 1947 but quit the biz the following year at the age of 26, has died, her fan club announced Tuesday. No date or…
Mira Nair, introducing her new pic, IFC's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist," said it was "very, very fitting" that it open at the Tribeca Film Festival, on April 22.
A true-life horror story, Dan Krauss' chilling war-is-hell expose is must-see viewing.
Business goes on at the Tribeca Film Festival, even for films that aren’t in Tribeca: Anchor Bay, whose acquisitions exec is in Gotham for the fest, has acquired North American rights to “Small Time,”…
Content Capital Films, an investment fund started by broadcasting veterans Lindsay Gardner, Ed Wilson and Bert Ellis, has purchased the movie library of producer Stan Brooks. The purchase untangles…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History