Helmer Woody Allen used his creative control to pull “Blue Jasmine” from Indian screens rather than comply with a law that insists on an anti-smoking scroll. Allen felt that the scroll, which by law…
Warner Bros.' kidnapping drama "Prisoners" walked away with a solid $21.4 million Stateside opening. Pic, from Alcon Entertainment, fell in line with pre-weekend expectations.
Women often complain that there aren't enough good movie roles for actresses, and they're right.
Hollywood's stars from Down Under are being recognized, as the Australians in Film have announced their honorees for their Oct. 24 AiF Benefit Dinner. AiF, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that serves…
At age 78, you continue to be superbly prolific (an astonishing 48 films), but even your most ardent admirers fail to appreciate two other qualities about you.
With a career as long and as varied as Woody Allen’s, one thing is certain: When he’s on, he’s really on. This weekend proved just that as Allen’s latest film, “Blue Jasmine,” scored him his…
Fox's "The Wolverine" proved a little less muscular than expected this weekend, grossing an estimated $55 million domestically through Sunday -- though overseas, the "X-Men" installment carved out…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Wolverine Distributor: 20th Century Fox The Marvel team has recast…
In the more than 40 years since he gave up touring as a standup comic to focus on his film career, Woody Allen has never missed his old life on the nightclub circuit. Until one night last month.
At the July 24 Los Angeles premiere of “Blue Jasmine,” Cate Blanchett allowed that she left a bit of her heart in San Francisco, where most of the Woody Allen dramedy is set. “It’s very much like…
Steven Soderbergh’s “Behind the Candelabra” is set to kick off the Deauville American Film Festival on Aug. 30. Deauville’s special screenings include Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” Roland Emmerich’s…