REARVIEW: A strong showing by Canadian and British filmmakers, an outstanding selection of performances and a relentless flow of Oscar hype were all in evidence at the Toronto Film Festival.
Black Swan Venice Film Festival
The Venice Film Festival doesn't have a huge role in awards season, but it's an important one.
With the summer reaching benchmark box office levels, fall and winter movies will need to keep up strong momentum if Hollywood is to set a record in 2013. So what pics are auds buzzing about?
Vincent Cassel has been cast as the lead role in Ariel Kleiman's debut feature "Partisan." The thesp will replace Oscar Issac, who was previously attached to the pic. Protagonist Pictures has boarded…
As the annual Oscar campaign comes to resemble a presidential race more by the year, the fall festival calendar starts to resemble a long political primary, with its own Carvilles, Plouffes, and…
"Rush," the high-octane car racing film about the public rivalry between legendary Formula One drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt during the 1970s, has all the markings of Tinseltown's latest flashy…
Barry Levinson has come on board to direct an untitled love story, set in Shanghai and Leningrad, with Shanghai Film Group financing and Mike Medavoy, Rafaella De Laurentiis and Edward McGurn…
A numbingly inane if cheerfully up-to-the-minute new entry in Dimension's never-say-die spoof franchise.
Darren Aronofsky will head the jury of the 68th Venice Film Festival.
Matthew Libatique talks about his work on "Black Swan."
Despite two new entries bowing at this weekend's domestic box office, New Line's "The Rite" and CBS Films' "The Mechanic," most bizzers will be keeping a watchful eye on the crop of Oscar-nommed…