With “Breaking Bad’s” final episode set to air Sunday, consumers and the industry alike are busily discussing the show’s impact on television. The AMC drama has overcome numerous hurdles during its…
Kitty Green's fascinating documentary offers a nuanced, thoughtful portrait of the Ukrainian feminist group Femen.
Prior to establishing himself as one of the most prolific producer-financiers in the business, Emmett worked as assistant to Mark Wahlberg for 18 months in the mid-'90s, the period of the actor's…
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MSNBC will air “The Politics of Power” on Aug. 16, a documentary devoted to the subject of climate change. Yet the editorial approach of this Chris Hayes-hosted hour continues an all-too-common trend…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Wolverine Distributor: 20th Century Fox The Marvel team has recast…
Chris Hardwick’s Nerdist Industries, best known for its weekly podcasts and YouTube videos, has entered the film biz, partnering with Tribeca Film to co-release the comedy “Zero Charisma.” Film is…
No longer simply the sidekick, Tonto gets top billing in Disney's extravagant Lone Ranger reboot, which partners a heavily face-painted Johnny Depp with the blandly handsome Armie Hammer.
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai said that it was “premature” to “speculate one way or the other” on whether the company would accept or reject the proposal from the company’s largest shareholder to spinoff as…
Once you've made your way past the gate and onto the sprawling grounds of the Reserve in Holmby Hills, you'd never guess that a rather treacherous stretch of Sunset Boulevard lies just below. Mature…
Acclaimed stage director Bobo Jelcic uses the neo-docu handheld style of tight shots, ultra-natural acting and overlapping dialogue that's become a signature of new Romanian cinema, exhibiting…
Wide Management has acquired worldwide sales rights outside France and Israel to "Water," which opens the Venice Festival's 27th Critics' Week.