When Thomas Hardy named his fourth novel "Far From the Madding Crowd," he almost certainly meant the title ironically — a riposte to the notion that the rural folk of Hardy's beloved English…
Fox Networks Group has set an unusual TV production venture with U.K.-based DNA Films that aims to develop TV programs for global marketplace. Fox and DNA will partner in a shingle dubbed DNA TV…
Michael Sheen and Juno Temple have joined Carey Mulligan, Mattias Schoenarts and Tom Sturridge in Fox Searchlight’s “Far From the Madding Crowd.” Thomas Vinterberg began shooting Monday from David…
This Proclaimers jukebox musical is a chirpy heart-on-sleeve confection that's populist in a somewhat generic way.
This study of toxic selfishness presented as comedy isn't nearly funny enough for a film starring Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis, and nowhere near as serious as Weiner's celebrated TV work.
Peter Bogdanovich and Mira Nair have been tapped to receive awards at this year’s Woodstock Film Festival, with the 14th annual fest in upstate New York announcing its complete 2013 slate and adding…
The general public seems to think showbiz people are shallow and self-absorbed. Frequently that's true -- let's compare notes sometime! -- but many individuals and companies are caring and generous.
Grim, gritty and ultra-violent, "Dredd" reinstates the somber brutality missing from the U.K. comicbook icon's previous screen outing, the disappointing 1995 Sylvester Stallone starrer "Judge Dredd."
"The Call Up," a sci-fi horror script by Charles Barker set in the world of virtual gaming, tops the 2011 Brit List, which ranks the most liked unproduced screenplays in the U.K. and Irish film…
There's new blood coursing through the veins at DNA Films. At present, the U.K. shingle that has been behind a slew of indie Brit pics including "28 Days Later" and "The Last King of Scotland," is…