Two years after making his U.S. debut with the crackerjack kidnapping drama "Prisoners," French-Canadian director Denis Villeneuve ups his own ante with "Sicario."
Amy Adams stars in alien dialog sci-fi pic
Amy Adams is in negotiations to star in indie sci-fi thriller “Story of Your Life” with Denis Villeneuve (“Prisoners”) directing. FilmNation Entertainment and Lava Bear Films are financing and…
Emily Blunt is in talks to star in the thriller “Sicario,” which will be “Prisoners” helmer Denis Villeneuve’s next pic. Basil Iwanyk will produce along with Thad and Trent Luckinbill and Molly Smith…
Canadian films and filmmakers are drawing more and more global recognition, and the 25th Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival has programmed a hefty sidebar of films from the Great White North that make…
“Anything goes!” declared Melissa Leo on a recent morning, after she confessed that she had just taken a red-eye flight to join her “Prisoners” cast for a Variety roundtable. "Should I dance on the…
French-Canadian Denis Villeneuve said “Prisoners,” his Hollywood directing debut, made him very positive about the future: “It gave me a lot of hope about movies. I found people who were there to…
Writer Aaron Guzikowski and director Denis Villeneuve share details about making “Prisoners,” such as the development of Jake Gyllenhaal’s Detective Loki.
Variety Screening Series Q&A: Jake Gyllenhaal and Denis Villeneuve On the Uphill Battle of Releasing ‘Prisoners’
“Prisoners” may be among the darkest fare to hit theaters this fall, but at the Variety Screening Series showing at the Arclight on Nov. 15, Jake Gyllenhaal and director Denis Villeneuve couldn’t…
“Gabrielle,” Quebec director Louise Archambault’s drama about a developmentally disabled music prodigy who finds love with a fellow choir member, will represent Canada for consideration as a best…
Warner Bros.' kidnapping drama "Prisoners" walked away with a solid $21.4 million Stateside opening. Pic, from Alcon Entertainment, fell in line with pre-weekend expectations.