In a week filled with new arrivals, Hawaiian troubadour Jack Johnson prevailed on the U.S. album chart, capturing his third consecutive No. 1 album. Johnson's "From Here to Now to You" (Brushfire)…
Held together by a forceful performance from Saoirse Ronan, director Kevin Macdonald's adaptation of Meg Rosoff's novel makes up in emotional immediacy what it lacks in broad dramatic sweep.
In 2007, producer Charles Steel saw 12-year-old Saoirse Ronan in “Atonement” and thought that in a few more years, she’s be right to play the lead part of an adaptation of Meg Rosoff’s near-future…
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David Mamet, nominated for both writing and directing "Phil Spector" for HBO, initially resisted examining the wacky recording magnate to be played by Al Pacino. "I went kicking and screaming, the…
Lionsgate has started developing a sequel to surprise hit “Now You See Me,” thanks to strong international performance. CEO Jon Feltheimer made the disclosure Friday morning during a call with…
Sundance standout “The Spectacular Now” brought the present moment to Los Angeles July 30, when the cast and crew saddled up to the one-screen Vista Theater in Los Feliz for an intimate screening A24…
As Netflix evolves into more of a streaming video platform, and Dish Network shuttering more Blockbuster stores, Redbox is enjoying the benefits, seeing its share of the disc rental business grow to…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to futuristic drama “How I Live Now,” starring Saoirse Ronan and directed by Kevin Macdonald (“The Last King of Scotland”). The film was produced by Charles…
Hulu’s owners, which canceled plans to sell the venture outright earlier this month, have ended talks with Time Warner Cable about the cable operator potentially taking an ownership stake in the…
Leterrier says the film's characters were what first drew him to the piece. In fact, he became so passionate about the project that he cut his own salary in half to help land the gig.
SPOILER ALERT: Stop reading if you haven’t seen the finale of “Mad Men.” I can’t remember a “Mad Men” finale that laid quite so much track for the storylines of the subsequent season. For the show’s…