Sending up a flare before these entries end up buried under the rubble of the season.
Gambling drama “Mississippi Grind,” starring Ryan Reynolds and Ben Mendelsohn, is launching on DirecTV VOD, six weeks before its September 25 theatrical debut. The film became available Aug. 13 for…
Ryan Reynolds is a gambler who doesn’t care about winning in the first trailer for “Mississippi Grind.” Ben Mendelsohn, meanwhile, plays a down-on-his-luck gambling addict whose fortunes turn when he…
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A24 has secured distribution rights to gambling drama “Mississippi Grind,” Variety has confirmed. The film is the latest collaboration from “Half Nelson” directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck and…
“Mississippi Grind” stars Ryan Reynolds, Analeigh Tipton and Ben Mendelsohn stop by the Variety Studio Presented by Dockers at Sundance.
A bittersweet, beautifully textured road movie that feels like a conscious throwback to the lost souls and open highways of 1970s American cinema.
After delivering strong supporting roles in "Killing Them Softly" and the soon-to-be released "Place Beyond the Pines," Ben Mendelsohn is looking to jump into the leading man limelight as he is in…
World preem features -- including the narrative pic written by and starring Chris Colfer of "Glee" and a new doc from Morgan Spurlock -- are among the more than 40 movies joining the Tribeca Film…
A heart-on-its-sleeve anti-capital punishment pic, "The Life of David Gale" espouses the kind of liberal sentiments once the trademark of Stanley Kramer. Alan Parker's passionate adaptation of…
Following "Ghosts of Mississippi," his disappointing foray into political drama, Rob Reiner returns to themes closer to home in "The Story of Us," a seriocomic anatomy of a 15-year marriage between…