Held together by a forceful performance from Saoirse Ronan, director Kevin Macdonald's adaptation of Meg Rosoff's novel makes up in emotional immediacy what it lacks in broad dramatic sweep.
Distributors Phase 4 Films and Samuel Goldwyn Films have teamed up to acquire North American rights to Josh Greenbaum's doc “The Short Game,” skedding the film for a theatrical release next month…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to futuristic drama “How I Live Now,” starring Saoirse Ronan and directed by Kevin Macdonald (“The Last King of Scotland”). The film was produced by Charles…
Finding the most entertaining angle on one of the world's dullest sports, "The Short Game" has built-in word-of-mouth that should help it break out of the docu sandtrap and roll down the fairway. The…
Shingles like Passion, Exclusive and Dogwoof strike the right mix of art and commerce
Guaranteed to ratchet up the critical chatter surrounding the CIA and "enhanced interrogation," "Manhunt" also puts a very human face on the people behind the nearly 20-year hunt for Osama bin Laden.
Malik Bendjelloul's "Searching for Sugar Man" has won the best feature award from the International Documentary Assn., adding to its lengthy list of kudos.
For British producers John Battsek and Simon Chinn, a narrative film doesn't necessarily mean a fiction film. "I don't subscribe to that semantic distinction," says Chinn, who produced Oscar-winner…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired the rights in North America to Malik Bendjelloul's directorial debut "Searching for Sugar Man."
"Better This World" documents trials of protestors arrested during the 2008 Republican National Convention.
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Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media