FX has ordered a pilot for drama project “Hoke,” with Paul Giamatti attached to star. “Hoke” is a darkly comedic drama based on Charles Willeford’s series of novels “Sideswipe,” “New Hope for the…
Elmore Leonard, the bestselling novelist whose works were adapted into numerous films, including "Get Shorty," "Jackie Brown," "Out of Sight" and "3:10 to Yuma," and who also penned original…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
J.K. Rowling has been revealed as the secret author of crime novel "The Cuckoo's Calling," London’s Sunday Times discovered this weekend. The "Harry Potter" scribe wrote the story about a war…
Thudding shocks and predictability dull the edge of this futuristic horror movie.
What do CNN anchors Anderson Cooper and Piers Morgan have to do with "Black Hawk Down" or "Gladiator"? Nothing - until June 23. That's when the Time Warner cable-news outlet will launch a new series…
With its excessive plotting, heavy-handed use of London establishing shots and ponderous air of villainy, "All Things to All Men" could easily be dismissed as yet another minnow pulled from the…
Lionsgate has acquired film and TV rights to Timothy Hallinan's "Junior Bender" crime fiction book series.
BERLIN -- Fuse Entertainment, producer of USA Network's "Burn Notice" and AMC's "The Killing," is teaming with writer-producer Eric Overmyer to develop a TV series based on Michael Connelly´s…
Based on a true story, "For the Love of Money" unfortunately comes off as routine pulp fiction, an attempted Scorsese-esque crime epic that too often feels like an underdeveloped outline.
With the success of 2009's "District 9" still fresh in their minds, producers are cherry-picking South African sci-fi properties, making it one of hottest genres this side of Swedish crime fiction.