"I love martial arts films," professed Harvey Weinstein Aug. 13 in his intro to the screening of "The Grandmaster" at Gotham’s Regal E-Walk, the 10th film by prolific director Wong Kar Wai about kung…
Sometimes a movie comes along that just perfectly captures the zeitgeist. Sometimes a movie comes along that is so bad it's good. And sometimes a movie comes along with a one-word title that says it…
Opting for variety, Hollywood actors have shown their strongest support to "Les Miserables," "Lincoln" and "Silver Linings Playbook" as each scored four nominations for the Screen Actors Guild awards.
At the Writers Guild of America East Awards, host Kristen Schaal danced between the clusters of f-bombs dropped by presenters and winners and proposed renaming the WGA statuette "Whale's Tail" in…
3 Arts Entertainment has hired former Endeavor publishing head Richard Abate to establish the management-production company's first dedicated book division and to open a New York office.
The off-kilter warmth of "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" is nowhere to be found in this one.
Comedy Central has given a seven-episode greenlight to animated skein "Ugly Americans" from "The Simpsons" writer David Stern. Half-hour toon is based on illustrations from Devin Clark, who will…
The Writers Guild of America East has tapped John Oliver, correspondent on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," as host of its Feb. 7 awards ceremony at the Hudson Theatre in New York.
American SplendorStudio: Fine LineDirector: Shari Springer BermanCast: Paul Giamatti, Hope Davis, Judah Friedlander Box office: $6 millionWhy it will be nominated: Giamatti’s perf was highly praised…
Fox Searchlight's "In America" topped nominations for the 2004 IFP Independent Spirit Awards with six, followed by five each for HBO Films/Fine Line Features' "American Splendor" and the Samuel…
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