"Sunday Ball" ennobles its subjects without losing any of the excitement of the game: a painterly sense of composition is paired with Renato Vallone's first-rate editing, accompanied by delightfully…
London Film Festival
The BFI London Film Festival charged to a close Sunday evening with WWII epic “Fury” blasting its colossal conclusion. En masse, pic’s Allied comrades attacked the crimson carpet fringing Leicester…
The Cold War may be over, but our planet is no safer from the dangers of escalating nuclear conflict, according to "War Book."
"We're in the most difficult time in which I've worked in my entire career," veteran sales agent Alison Thompson told a packed audience of producers, financiers and other industry delegates in London…
"Black Coal, Thin Ice," the Chinese thriller that won the Golden Bear in Berlin earlier this year, is to get a release in the U.K.
DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg was in a typically ebullient mood as he addressed an industry audience Oct. 14 with his keynote address at the London Film Festival's Industry Program. The…
How do you solve a problem like "Serena?" That, at least, is the question industry watchers have been asking about Danish helmer Susanne Bier's mysteriously withheld U.S. feature.
Not so much a sequel as another stultifying character drama set in a world overrun by aliens, this 10-years-later spinoff switches both directors and genres, as first-timer Tom Green helms an…
No amount of familiarity with whistleblower Edward Snowden and his shocking revelations of the U.S. government's wholesale spying on its own citizens can prepare one for the impact of Laura Poitras'…
Should-be WWII legend Alan Turing’s memory was at last spotlit Wednesday night, spelling out the start of the BFI London Film Fest with “The Imitation Game” opener. The wind and rain joined…