Universal’s “Riddick” is set to unseat “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” this weekend with about $18 million in three days. The actioner threequel comes nine years after predecessor “The Chronicles of…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Riddick Distributor: Universal Having been left for dead in more ways…
Franchise Viagra is at it again, this weekend. Vin Diesel — whose earlier summer series installment, “Fast and Furious 6,” became the third-highest grossing film so far this year — toplines this…
Anchored by Albert Dupontel's impressive turn, this giddily implausible crime yarn barrels ahead with a propulsive sense of energy.
"The Attack" dominated the awards at Los Angeles' 17th annual showcase for French cinema.
City of Lights, City of Angels, L.A.'s annual French film showcase, has always been about maintaining a bridge between Hollywood and Paris. As such, the week-long event has doubled as one continuous…
Los Angeles' annual accent on French cinema, the City of Lights, City of Angels film festival, will kick off an eight-day run of new Gallic pics with the North American premiere of "It Happened in…
PARIS Thesp-helmer Noemie Lvovsky’s romantic second-chance comedy “Camille Rewinds” is the surprise leader in the race for France’s Cesar awards with 13 nominations, besting Michael Haneke’s…
An attack on French movie stars' exorbitant pay in a newspaper article by Wild Bunch's Vincent Maraval has whipped up a storm in the Gallic film biz.
A colorful and impeccably styled romantic comedy that manages to turn speed-typing competitions into entertaining cinematic fodder.
The rebooted Rome Film Festival, which runs Nov. 9-17, has unveiled its lineup of 59 world preems, comprising high-profile titles with mainstream elements and edgier fare in a meticulously calibrated…