Dire predictions swirled around this year's slate of pricey pics. Now, after a number of colossal flops, Hollywood is left to wonder if its swing-for-the-fences paradigm has struck out.
How I Ended This Summer
Berlinale director Dieter Kosslick discusses this year's festival, the best emerging cinema and the impact of digital on indies with Variety's Ed Meza.
Undeniably excessive, Slava Ross' "Siberia, Monamour" (his second feature, after "Fat Stupid Rabbit") teems with enough dramatic events to fuel a half-dozen films, each one more over-the-top than the…
A tale of two siblings and lots of honeybees, "There Was Never a Better Brother" is a well-worn narrative of sibling rivalry that could have used a bit more directorial derring-do than just a few…
An entertaining if slight plot-guessing exercise that cries out for the Hollywood remake treatment.
With 55 films submitted so far for Oscar foreign-language film consideration, the entry pool sports the usual range of local hits (China's all-time B.O. champ, "Aftershock"), festival highlights…
Nicole Kidman, Robert De Niro, Aamir Khan and Catherine Deneuve are among dozens of stars expected to walk the red carpet in Toronto next month, along with scores of helmers including Robert Redford…
Writer-director Achim von Borries has teamed up with Russian actor-producer Alexey Guskov on "Vier Tage im Mai."
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%