HONG KONG – DMG, the Chinese company that co-produced "Iron Man 3," "Looper" and the recent "Transcendence" is in the process of going public. The move is being effected through a reverse takeover…
If there's an encouraging lesson to be drawn from the recent performance of independent films in the international market, it's that intelligent movies by strong directors are being embraced by…
U.S. distributor FilmDistrict has promoted a trio of execs — Beth Lemberger, Brad Goldberg and Anjay Nagpal. Lemberger has been promoted to exec VP of business affairs and general counsel…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
"I just saw 'Looper' and Pierce Gagnon, the little boy who played Emily Blunt's demonic son, was incredible. There's a level of reality there, a level of authenticity." -- Bradley Cooper on Pierce…
Emily Blunt has something that is much rarer in actors than it should be, and that is mystery, given that mystery is such a cherished commodity in a performer. And she has it in abundance.
With the dust settled in China, opening box office figures for "Looper" officially came in much lower than previously estimated: Pic tallied $16.7 million from Sept. 28-Oct. 7, with $4.2 million…
If Hollywood execs could travel through time, many wouldn't mind landing in the shoes of producer/financier James D. Stern and his Endgame Entertainment execs two years ago, just as they met with…
Despite conflicting B.O. estimates for "Looper's" opening weekend at the Chinese B.O., producers Endgame Entertainment and DMG report that the time-travel actioner still came in No. 1 worldwide, with…
Counterprogramming itself, Sony bowed both a 3D toon and a cerebral actioner this frame eyeing B.O. bounty and easily taking first and second place. And gold goes to the former as "Hotel…
The 37th Toronto Intl. Film Festival kicked off with a major dose of Hollywood-style hyperbole -- twinned with the world premiere of "Looper."
A time-travel twister that pits a ruthless hit man (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) against his future self (Bruce Willis), "Looper" marks a huge leap forward for Rian Johnson ("Brick").