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.
Vincent Cassel has been cast as the lead role in Ariel Kleiman's debut feature "Partisan." The thesp will replace Oscar Issac, who was previously attached to the pic. Protagonist Pictures has boarded…
Oh "Dexter," you've had a good run, especially given the high capture and incarceration rate for serial killers (heck, most CBS procedurals seem to catch one a week). But now it's all ending, and if…
Although “Unbeatable” contains a few pugilist-pic cliches, the storytelling artistry of Hong Kong helmer Dante Lam and Nick Cheung's powerhouse performance make a raw and compelling experience out…
LONDON — Maggie Smith, Kevin Kline, Jane Birkin and Dominique Pinon are set to topline “My Old Lady,” a Paris-based dramedy marking the film directorial debut of playwright and screenwriter Israel…
"I'm going to watch this funny movie, 'Jeanne Dielman,'" the protagonist of "Soldate Jeannette" bizarrely announces -- and indeed, the most flattering read of Daniel Hoesl's striking but inscrutable…
Contenders balance objective and subjective scenes
LONDON -- Protagonist Pictures, the international sales and financing company whose shareholders include Film4, Vertigo Films and Ingenious Media, has tapped Mike Goodridge as CEO.
Producer Matti Leshem has left Michael Davies' Diplomatic Prods. and partnered with Pepsi to launch his own shingle.
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