Idris Elba gives a towering performance in this otherwise stolid CliffsNotes account of Nelson Mandela's life.
Oprah Winfrey is among the recipients of this year’s Presidential Medal of Freedom, joining a group that includes former President Bill Clinton, jazz musician Arturo Sandoval and country singer…
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange criticized the Bradley Manning verdict on Tuesday, calling the espionage charges “a dangerous precedent and an example of national security extremism” before accusing…
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With Nelson Mandela turning 95 and hospitalized in South Africa, The Weinstein Co. has released the first official U.S. trailer for “Long Walk to Freedom.” “He was public enemy No. 1,” the first…
Pathe has released the first U.K. trailer for “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” starring Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela, six months before its Jan. 3 opening. The trailer starts with Elba and a group of…
Folk singer Richie Havens, perhaps best known for his marathon opening set at Woodstock, died on Monday in New Jersey after suffering a heart attack in his home. He was 72. A Brooklyn native, Havens…
Before Dule Hill even tested for the role of Gus on Psych, he realized it wasn’t a typical TV series when James Roday, already cast as Shawn, came to his home to rehearse. "I was taken aback that he…
To understand where Cartoon Network is headed, it helps to have a look back.
Gringos in Third World prisons never fare particularly well, and "186 Dollars to Freedom," helmer Camilo Vila's politically conscious thriller about an American surfer framed for drug trafficking, is…
Samuel V. Franco and Trish Hofmann have acquired feature rights to true-life action-adventure tome "Six Minutes to Freedom" by Kurt Muse and John Gilstrap.
In the wake of the Arab Spring, the spotlight is turning to Arab films. Morocco is well placed to shine: It stands at the forefront of democratic reforms and has one of the region's strongest…