Sources tell Variety that “Nightcrawler” actor Riz Ahmed is the top choice for the male lead in the “Star Wars” anthology film “Rogue One.” Gareth Edwards is directing and Ben Mendelsohn is also set…
Gandolfini, who passed away in June, was to star in the seven-hour series.
A week after Bradley Manning's sentencing in the U.S., this slick, smarter-than-usual British courtroom thriller challenges the validity of policies that shield key evidence from public scrutiny.
Mira Nair, introducing her new pic, IFC's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist," said it was "very, very fitting" that it open at the Tribeca Film Festival, on April 22.
Rufus Norris' debut "Broken" leads the race at the British Independent Film Awards with nine nominations, including film and director.
Focus Feature has dated John Crowley's international thriller "Closed Circuit" for an Aug. 28 domestic release.
IFC Films is acquiring all North American rights to director Mira Nair's "The Relunctant Fundamentalist," which opened the Venice Film Festival and screened at Toronto.
VENICE - The 69th Venice Film Festival kicked off Wednesday with a mix of politics, spectacle, and stars for its opening ceremony, followed by the bow of Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist."
Mohsin Hamid's slender, gemlike novel receives illuminating but heavy-handed screen treatment.
Platinum music artist Ben Drew makes an auspicious feature helming debut with microbudget British urban drama "Ill Manors."
Shortly after graduating from Oxford, Riz Ahmed began studying at London's prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama; while there, he landed his first film role, in Michael Winterbottom and Mat…