A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Conjuring Distributor: Warner Bros. The mere sound of two hands…
Five years ago, Glen Basner and Steven Samuels took a leap of faith and launched sales company FilmNation as the world went into a recession.
As the Walt Disney Co. chief initiates yet another round of layoffs and a forthcoming reorganization before stepping down as CEO in two years, he is emulating Jack Welch in more ways than one.
When I saw Russell's last film, "The Fighter," the first character I recognized was the setting: Lowell, Mass. Although I've spent very little time there, as I watched boxer Micky Ward jog through…
Gleefully trashy "Aftershock" applies a grindhouse sensibility -- minus the faux-oldie stylings of other recent exploitation homages -- to a disaster-survival thriller that acts more like a horror…
FilmNation Entertainment has acquired feature rights to children's book "A Tale Dark & Grimm" by author Adam Gidwitz.
A sweet, sun-bleached but slightly dim fusion of family melodrama, romantic comedy and picture-postcard travelogue, the Havana-set "Day of the Flowers" aims to dance away its script troubles to the…
A black comedy about a fateful -- and largely fatal -- weekend for disparate Queenslanders.
A methodical, coolly absorbing boardroom thriller set on the eve of the 2008 economic collapse.
Broadcast network biz unveiled primetime lineups for the 2009-10 season last week.