LONDON — Kevin Macdonald's ”Christmas in a Day,” a docu pic that looks at how Brits celebrate Christmas, will premiere on YouTube on Nov. 29. The film is comprised of footage lensed by ordinary U.K…
Though Saoirse Ronan's character in “How I Live Now” is rough and tumble, she cleaned up for the L.A. screening of the film at the Arclight Cinemas on Nov. 5. She said she enjoyed playing a character…
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.
In 2007, producer Charles Steel saw 12-year-old Saoirse Ronan in “Atonement” and thought that in a few more years, she's be right to play the lead part of an adaptation of Meg Rosoff's near-future…
The British are coming. And this year they are coming in droves to the Toronto Film Festival.
“Last King of Scotland” director Kevin MacDonald is on board to direct the Elvis Presley biopic “Last Train to Memphis” for Fox 2000. Based on the 1995 Peter Guralnick biography, the film chronicles…
“Roxanne” helmer Fred Schepisi's romantic drama “Words and Pictures” will world preem as a Gala at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, it was announced Tuesday morning, along with a…
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…
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…
Indies are finding new ways to fund their films
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media