DUBAI — Normally, when one hears about a national focus at a film festival, it has to do with the screening program. But at this year's DIFF, the Dubai Film Market (DFM) is reaching out to Europe’s…
"JKL" was nominated for writing, while director Andy Fisher was nominated for an episode featuring a spectacular casting stunt that had actor Matt Damon stealing the program from host Jimmy Kimmel…
It’s been more than a decade since Hollywood has tested the power of Oprah Winfrey on the bigscreen. Now, the mogul and thesp is about to hit theaters in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” and the pic’s…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
If religious conservatives can say they hear the voice of God, then Jane Lynch felt free to actually be "the voice of God" at the TrevorLive gala June 17 at the Chelsea Piers in Gotham.
Canuck film producer David Cormican ("Stranded") has nabbed screen rights to Kim Izzo's debut fiction novel "The Jane Austen Marriage Manual," published last spring by MacMillan/St. Martin's Press…
"Warrior" director Gavin O'Connor has replaced Lynne Ramsey as director on indie Western "Jane Got a Gun."
Bash first, ask questions later is the default setting for the elite police unit in "The Sweeney," a defiantly anachronistic actioner named after the copshow that topped British TV ratings in the…
Robin Williams is set to begin production on two indie features in the coming months, including a turn as President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Lee Daniels' "The Butler" and the title character in Phil…
In the midst of recruiting an all-star ensemble for his long-gestating passion project "The Butler," director Lee Daniels has tapped Jane Fonda to play Nancy Reagan.
Age-old clashes between fathers and sons are the rusty engine parts that drive "Jayne Mansfield's Car," a wheezy, schematic ensembler centered around two families in 1969 Alabama.