The first novel in Suzanne Collins' bestselling trilogy is a futuristic fight-to-the-death thriller driven by pure survival instinct, but the creative equivalent of that go-for-broke impulse is…
Aussie thesp Saran Snook and indie stalwart Mark Webber ("Scott Pilgrim vs. the World") are set to star in "Jessabelle," a new Lionsgate horror film that will be directed by "Saw 3D" helmer Kevin…
Awards serve as a time capsule, shining a light on films that reflect the values and concerns of the moment.
Distinguished mainly by its lovely lensing of the Spanish countryside, "The Perfect Stranger" is a pleasant but feeble fish-out-of-water dramedy that never finds a confident groove or delivers a…
Editors try many strategies to keep auds happy for hours
David Fincher started shooting "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" 25 days after turning in "The Social Network." That kind of accelerated schedule would be taxing even in the best circumstances, much…
"Skins" star Kaya Scodelario is set to replace Rooney Mara as the lead in Francesca Gregorini's indie "Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes."
As classy a film as could be made from Stieg Larsson's sordid page-turner, David Fincher's much-anticipated return to serial-killer territory is a fastidiously grim pulp entertainment that plays like…
Hollywood remakes of foreign-language pics often create some distance from the original by tweaking the story or moving the setting to America, but filmmaker David Fincher seems unafraid to measure…
I have an attraction to playing complex characters, and they don't come around that often, especially for women."
For many, Sweden's Noomi Rapace is Lisbeth Salander -- the way Basil Rathbone is Sherlock Holmes and Sean Connery (for some) is still James Bond. But having made the hard-as-diamonds heroine of the…