Bill Murray set to star in Barry Levinson’s “Rock the Kasbah.” QED’s Bill Block, Venture Forth’s Jacob Pechenik and Shangri-La Entertainment’s Steve Bing will produce. Mitch Glazer penned the script…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. 2 Guns Distributor: Universal Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg make…
Havana Marking's imaginatively made documentary is a gripping portrait of a daring international jewel-theft ring.
The power of television to reflect and effect change in a society during an epochal period of transition is vividly examined in "The Network," Eva Orner's illuminating documentary about the founding…
A young woman's promising future is threatened when she becomes pregnant out of wedlock, and the man she hoped to marry turns out to be a cad, in didactic drama "Wajma (An Afghan Love Story)."
The U.K. has selected "Patagonia" by Welsh director Marc Evans as its submission for the foreign-language Oscar.
Gael Garcia Bernal will star in director Marc Silver's "Who Is Dayani Cristal?," a drama documentary co-produced by Pulse Films and Bernal's Canana.
Phil Grabsky's sequel to 2004's rural Afghan drama, "The Boy Who Plays on the Buddhas of Bamiyan," should follow its well-traveled predecessor's route to international fest play and tube sales.
Crowdfunding via Internet is beginning to emerge as one source of complementary coin for specialty pics.
Foreign-language films are where BAFTA breaks step with the Oscars. The voting system is markedly different, with only four of this year's 65 Oscar entries having qualified for the 2010 BAFTAs.
Not the slickest or most crowd-pleasing performance-competition docu, but it's nonetheless absorbing.