Filmmaker Lynn Shelton didn't direct her first film until after she’d turned 40, but she's been plenty active since her 2006 debut, "We Go Way Back." In addition to helming episodes of television…
Predicting the future is a delicate business, as any box office prognosticator can attest, but the stars are aligning for “Ouija” to be this weekend’s top-grossing film. Based on the old seance…
Keira Knightley does shots, cheats on her boyfriend and dances around with one of those oversized signs used to advertise strip mall accountants in “Laggies.” But there’s one thing audiences won’t…
In its 30 years, the Sundance Film Festival has become one of — if not the — best launchpad for first-time filmmakers. More importantly, though, the festival actively tries to stay in touch with…
Keira Knightley gives a delightfully loose-limbed performance in Lynn Shelton's polished sixth feature.
It's unusual to hear directors describe their most recent project as anything other than a bold step into brave new territory, but for Lynn Shelton, Variety's Indie Impact honoree, whose seventh…
Actors can spend years as important cogs in a successful ensemble series, and then find themselves jobless after season upon season of security.
Teresa Palmer and Melissa Leo are starring in Mark Webber’s indie “The Ever After,” Webber’s first film since “The End of Love.” Phoebe Tonkin, Jaime King, Rosario Dawson and Kid Cudi are in…
Siren Studios and The Solution Entertainment Group have completed financing on a multi-year $50 million revolving equity fund for development and production. The coin is being used for a pair of…
With Anne Hathaway unable to star due to conflicting schedules, Keira Knightley has come on to replace her in "Laggies." Pic stars Chloe Moretz and Sam Rockwell with Lynn Shelton helming from a…
More nominees have been announced for the 50th annual ICG Publicists Guild Awards.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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