Magnolia Pictures has snatched up North American rights to Lukas Moodysson’s ‘We Are The Best!,” one of the highlights at Toronto Film Festival. An endearing coming-of-age dramedy, "Best" revolves…
XLrator Media has bought U.S. distribution rights to "CBGB," starring Alan Rickman as nightclub owner Hilly Kristal, the story of the influential New York music venue and its impact on the punk rock…
Getting lucky had nothing to do with Daft Punk's ascent to No. 1 on the U.S. album chart with its new "Random Access Memories." The French dance/electronic duo of Guy-Manuel de Homem Christo and…
That which you hate today you're gonna love tomorrow. And you're gonna love "Get Lucky." And the person who's gonna hook you is Nile Rodgers.
Jeff Hanneman, guitarist, songwriter and founding member of thrash metal titans Slayer, died May 2 after suffering liver failure in a Southern California hospital. He was 49. Though he had been…
Brooklyn Weaver's Energy Independent has brokered a rights deal for the Maglieri family and its iconic Los Angeles club, the Whisky a Go Go, which has served as home base to some of the greatest rock…
An unexpectedly emotional docu on the revival of an African-American rock group that's among those to usher in punk music.
Ashley Greene, who plays Alice Cullen in the blockbuster "Twilight Saga," has landed the female lead in Randall Miller's "CBGB," the story of the influential New York music venue and its impact on…
A mentally challenged punk band is the unusual subject of the unusually thoughtful "The Punk Syndrome."
While music plays a prominent role in most comedy sketch series, it rarely influences the entire tone and aesthetic as much as it does in IFC's "Portlandia."
There's such a thing as being too clean and too sharp, and on "The Runaways," Benoit Debie wanted to get down and dirty -- maybe not as down and dirty as he's gotten with Gaspar Noe (on…