PETER DEBRUGE: On the opening night of Sundance, festival director John Cooper reminded crowds that this was the place where “Beast of the Southern Wild” was born, suggesting that if we only looked…
Over the next 18 months, slick actioners from the indie world are stacked up for release like aircraft at LAX: "Two Guns" (going out through Universal), "Rush" (Universal again), "Broken City" (via…
Completing an impressive double-whammy, Benh Zeitlin's magical-realist "Beasts of the Southern Wild," a Sundance-winner, has now scooped plaudits at Cannes.
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Universal Pictures Intl. Entertainment, U's home entertainment division, has acquired all rights for multiple territories on Chinese-Mongolian pic "An End to Killing."
This low-budget passion project from "Eagle Eye" director D.J. Caruso offers a practical solution to the issue of adolescent bullying.
Content has acquired worldwide rights to the medieval battle sequel "Ironclad: Battle for Blood."
Blighty is mighty feisty with growing presence in Hebron's farewell fest
Given how quickly movie characters tend to fall into bed with one another, it's especially rewarding to see writer-director Sarah Polley wring maximum tension, humor and emotional complexity from a…
In 2006, a trio of twentysomething producers bet that a tale of a drug-addicted teacher could give them a niche hit and establish them as players in the tough indie world.
It may offer little appeal to anyone who thinks "Gleek" is a typo, but even the uninitiated could do a lot worse than this 80-minute musical valentine to the outsider in us all.
Telepics cover a wide swath of subjects, including tough cops, the beginning of reality TV and, almost, the end of the U.S. economy.