Legendary Bollywood baddie Pran died July 12 in Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital where he was admitted after having respiratory problems. He was 93. He played such familiar villains as the evil landowner…
ROME — The Venice Film Festival has tapped Saudi femme helmer Haifaa Al Mansour ("Wadjda") to preside the jury of its Luigi De Laurentiis Award, handed out to a first work. Mansour was at Venice last…
James McAvoy is going crazy in Sierra/Affinity’s new international trailer for the comic thriller “Filth,” portraying a sex-obsessed drug-addicted police officer in Edinburgh. “When you enforce the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
A sequel to Ridley Scott’s "Blade Runner" is gaining momentum, with Michael Green in talks to rewrite the script from Hampton Fancher, who wrote the screenplay for the 1982 original. Alcon…
As mystifying as his 2004 sci-fier, "Primer," albeit for entirely different reasons, Shane Carruth's "Upstream Color" is a stimulating and hypnotic piece of experimental filmmaking.
A woman loses her legs in freak accident with killer whale after forming a bond with a drifter-bouncer who rescues her dignity from a nightclub brawl. A cinematic miracle has taken place in "Rust and…
This sophomore writing-directing effort from Roman Coppola ("CQ") shares some of its oddball DNA and a few actors with Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom" and "The Darjeeling Limited," though "Swan"…
Gimlet-eyed and caustic under a facade of civility, "16 Acres" takes a potentially tedious story -- the predictably tiresome catfight over the rebuilding of the World Trade Center -- and turns it…
Phenomenal 3D Imax visuals more than compensate for prosaic storytelling in "Flight of the Butterflies," an unabashedly old-fashioned nature docu best suited to museums and similar non-theatrical…
Screen offerings as diverse as "21 Jump Street" and "Handy Manny" have been nominated for kudos at the 22nd annual Environmental Media Awards.
"Gone" is a low-pulse thriller that evaporates from memory with the last credit.