Since his eye-catching debut with "Adam and Paul" in 2004, Lenny Abrahamson has been tipped as the most likely Irish director to follow Neil Jordan and Jim Sheridan onto the international A-list.
Maggie Gyllenhaal has joined the cast of Lenny Abrahamson's "Frank," an Irish-U.K. comedy, which starts lensing this month in New Mexico and Ireland.
The name's Smiley, George Smiley -- and he's the opposite of 007 in nearly every way.
Focus Features has taken over U.S. distribution for Tomas Alfredson's "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" from parent company Universal Pictures and will release the the Cold War tale wide on Nov. 18…
A trio of Mossad agents are haunted by what they owe their country and one another.
Alexandre Dumas' classic 17th century adventure "The Three Musketeers" is set to get the "Sherlock Holmes" treatment.
Two George Clooney projects are making news at the Cannes film fest.
Peter Straughan's reputation as a screenwriter has run far ahead of the evidence actually up on the screen. "Sixty Six," his debut pic, co-written with partner Bridget O'Connor but also with the…
It's one of the various pleasures of "Bones," Peter Straughan's imperfect but often edgily funny play, that a show so steeped in the movies should seem fully at home on stage. The second in an ad hoc…
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