A revelatory performance by 29-year-old rising star Felicity Jones ("Like Crazy") is the chief but hardly only virtue of this tastefully mounted and brilliantly acted Dickens tale.
In movie land, three's often good company, but especially when it comes to trilogies.
Disney has tapped Britt Robertson (“Under the Dome”) for a lead role in Brad Bird’s science-fiction vehicle “Tomorrowland” opposite George Clooney and Hugh Laurie. Clooney has been cast as an…
ROME – Alfonso Cuaron's 3D sci-fier "Gravity," toplining George Clooney and Sandra Bullock, will open the 70th Venice Film Festival, marking the first time the Lido kicks off with a 3D pic. The…
The nominations for the 2013 Tony Awards shaped up into a head-to-head battle between drag queens and little girls, with musical "Kinky Boots" leading the pack with 13 noms and "Matilda," with 12…
In the U.K., typically a tough market for foreign-language films, the $100,000 opening weekend for Aki Kaurismaki's "Le Havre" reps a boffo result for distrib Artificial Eye, and the Finnish auteur's…
Brit actor-director Noel Clarke, who has a recurring role on the BBC's hit series "Doctor Who," has been cast in J.J. Abrams' Paramount tentpole "Star Trek 2."
An admirable attempt to strip the story of "Wuthering Heights" down to its barest, most primal elements.
An Algerian immigrant faces a steep learning curve when he's hired as a substitute teacher in Montreal in "Monsieur Lazhar," the most polished and mainstream effort yet from Quebec scribe-helmer…
Helmers Gareth Edwards and Joe Cornish are among the list of 42 members of emerging U.K. talent that the British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced will be the focus of the inaugural…
In an era where bigger is pretty much always considered better, it's been something of a surprise to see Adele emerge as 2011's most successful artist.