It's become a highly reliable cliché to open a thriller with a bank robbery in which the robbers wear really creepy masks — a gambit that kicked into high gear 25 years ago with “Point Break.” But…
WGN America’s “Underground” kicked off its Emmy campaign with a For Your Consideration brunch at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday. Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Christopher Meloni, Alano…
This coming-of-age drama delivers some laughs, but loses its way when things gets serious.
Screen Media Films has acquired U.S. rights to Todd Sklar's comedy "Awful Nice," which premiered in March at South by Southwest.
Fox has picked up five guy-centric comedies, including the much-anticipated Andy Samberg-Andre Braugher detective vehicle “Brooklyn Nine Nine.” The series orders include Seth MacFarlane’s live-action…
Business goes on at the Tribeca Film Festival, even for films that aren’t in Tribeca: Anchor Bay, whose acquisitions exec is in Gotham for the fest, has acquired North American rights to “Small Time,”…
The Jackie Robinson who titled his 1972 autobiography "I Never Had It Made" — and meant it — is scarcely present in "42," a relentlessly formulaic biopic that succeeds at transforming one of the most…
In "Awful Nice," the (nearly) lost art of physical comedy makes a roaring resurgence, courtesy of two belligerent brothers who tussle their way through their father's funeral, argue all the way to…
Co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller have enlisted a trio of tough guys to join Dimension Films' 3D prequel "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," as Josh Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and…
Christopher Meloni will not be returning to "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" after failing to come to an agreement with NBC to bring him back for a 13th season.
Film spreads its bleak vision of post-pandemic terror to fairly chilling effect.