A 1950s American immigrant story told as if it took place a half-century earlier, "Brooklyn" unfolds almost like a prim Victorian novel, presenting a young Irish woman, nobly brought to life by…
Director John Crowley, Saoirse Ronan and Emory Cohen talk "Brooklyn" at the Variety Studio at Sundance.
Focus Features is moving ahead on a Fela Kuti biopic, attaching Andrew Dosunmu to direct its drama about the Nigerian musician. The Cine Mosaic production is produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher and Leigh…
A week after Bradley Manning's sentencing in the U.S., this slick, smarter-than-usual British courtroom thriller challenges the validity of policies that shield key evidence from public scrutiny.
An intimate crowd gathered for the screening of Focus Features' latest pic, "Closed Circuit," at the Tribeca Grand Hotel Aug. 19. "Thank you to Edward Snowden for helping keep it alive," Focus…
John Moore, director of "A Good Day to Die Hard," has come on board Africa-set action project "The Englishman" with Foresight Unlimited and Envision Entertainment producing and financing.
Surprisingly cumbersome switches between designer Scott Pask's office and courtroom locations are an unintentional metaphor for the problem beneath "The Same Deep Water As Me." Nick Payne — who wrote…
Since joining Curtis Brown in 1997, Nick Marston has led its transformation from musty literary boutique into one of London's largest and most dynamic talent agencies, with its own flourishing…
Rounding out its Cannes slate, Focus Features International has come on to handle worldwide sales on director Julien Temple's unititled Marvin Gaye biopic. Jesse L. Martin stars as Gaye along with…
Eric Bana is in negotiations to round out the cast of Pete Berg's next pic, "Lone Survivor."
Cate Blanchett and Mia Wasikowska are to star in "Carol," an adaptation of best-selling author Patricia Highsmith's "The Price of Salt."