A medical disaster movie depicting how a South Korean city becomes ground zero for the H5N1 epidemic, "Flu" delivers a transfusion of harrowing realism, government duplicity and dripping…
Scott Z. Burns is heading to the small screen, selling “Conspiracy” to NBC as a put pilot. Drama, based on 2012 film “The Conspiracy” from Christopher MacBride and producer Lee Kim, centers on a…
Participant Media continues to grow its profile with star-driven projects such as Toronto opening night WikiLeaks film "The Fifth Estate," but the 9-year-old shingle has plenty of other weighty…
For all its negative pre-release publicity, this is a surprisingly smart, gripping and imaginative addition to the zombie-movie canon.
Participant Media, a key backer of touchstone documentaries such as "An Inconvenient Truth" and "Food," Inc., isn't afraid to take on divisive issues like government secrecy and the state of…
Pushing a growing export asset for the region, Ventana Sur, Latin America's biggest film market, will add a genre pic mart, Blood Window, to its 5th edition, which unspools in Buenos Aires Dec.3-6.
Abigail Breslin ("Ender's Game") will take the lead in "Peste," a contagion thriller from IM Global's genre label Octane skedded to go into production in September. Mark Tonderai ("House at the End…
An unlikely fit for director Barry Levinson that indeed turns out to be a poor one, "The Bay" is a gruesome but uninspired environmental-disaster thriller.
In the riveting opening scene of "Drive," Ryan Gosling's character deftly pilots a getaway car through the dark streets of downtown Los Angeles, with a pulsating, ominous electronic beat behind him.
Will a 3D toon re-release or an epidemic-themed holdover win the weekend?
The fall B.O. season got off to a typically sluggish start, as Warner Bros.' epidemic ensembler "Contagion" topped the domestic B.O. with an estimated debut of $23.1 million and Disney-DreamWorks'…