Fearless Brit helmer Ben Wheatley is deftly seeping into the consciousness of U.K. cinema. He boasts an eclectic array of critically acclaimed low-budget pics, such as darkly comic gangster story…
A Field in England
HONG KONG – "Sightseers," a British film about a pair of serial killers who specifically target other happy couples, was named as the winner of the Puchon Choice award at South Korea's Puchon…
LONDON — Film4 FrightFest's Variety Award, which was inaugurated last year, will go to Brit helmer Ben Wheatley. Wheatley, who began his career as a short filmmaker and animator, made his feature…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
A defiantly unclassifiable cross-genre experiment that simultaneously reinvents and regurgitates low-budget British cinema as it goes.
A24 has acquired U.S. rights to futuristic thriller "The Rover," starring Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce.
A pair of ass-kicking compadres in Fox’s “The Heat” and Sony’s “White House Down,” each tracking in the low-$30 millions, are no match for Disney/Pixar’s kid-pic holdover “Monsters University,” which…
Helena Bonham Carter, who will next be seen in Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer’s “The Lone Ranger,” will play the fairy godmother in the studio’s “Cinderella.” Kenneth Branagh is directing the live…
In this modern era of 3D, effects-laden movie spectacles, some of Hollywood's most prolific indie directors are making a colorful splash into black-and-white.
Country singer Slim Whitman, the high-pitched yodeler who sold millions of records through ever-present TV ads in the 1980s and 1990s and whose song saved the world in the film comedy "Mars…
While Paramount Pictures has argued that its austere slate churns out profitable films at a price, the studio's operating income has been in decline, putting even more pressure on big summer bets…
John Malone’s Liberty Global announced that it has completed the acquisition of British cable operator Virgin Media in cash-and-stock deal valued at $24 billion. With the addition of Virgin Media…