Taiwanese-American helmer-scribe Arvin Chen's sophomore feature veers slightly from the fluffy, fanciful charm of his debut, "Au revoir Taipei," in favor of deeper character studies and more…
Edinburgh Festival Fringe hit "Mies Julie" will launch the 2012-13 slate at Brooklyn's St. Ann's Warehouse, which will also host the return of much-lauded U.K. troupe Kneehigh Theater.
Participant Media said Tuesday it is buying an equity stake in Cineflix Media, its first major push into television since naming IFC and Sundance topper Evan Shapiro to lead that business.
Taiwanese shingle Double Edge Entertainment has sold its $3 million 3D concert film, "Mayday 3DNA," about the band Mayday, to Deltamac in Hong Kong, Galloping Horse in Mainland China and Icon Film…
When Broadway in Chicago was created in 2000, some local Chicago politicians with chips on their Second City shoulders weren't shy about criticizing the appropriation of a Gotham brand. "Why Broadway…
At the Denver Center Attractions, prexy Randy Weeks is opening his 2011 road season with the tour of "Next to Normal," starring Alice Ripley.
Although "Mayday" is based on a bestselling novel, it's hard to escape the distracting sense that it feels like a sober-minded update of "Airplane!," what with a weekend pilot and attractive…
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Seven screenwriting students have received the seventh annual Diane Thomas Awards from the UCLA Extension Writers' Program.
Easy on the eyes and on the emotions, American Friends is a slim vignette about two Yank women who fall for a reserved Oxford don.