The spirits of 1980s genre maestros like John Carpenter, Walter Hill and William Lustig hover strongly over Jim Mickle's "Cold in July," a superior piece of Texas pulp fiction.
MADRID - Sam Shepard ("Killing Them Softly," "Mud"), Don Johnson ("Django Unchained") and Vinessa Shaw ("Two Lovers") have joined lead Michael C. Hall ("Dexter," "Kill Your Darlings") in "Cold in…
Despite an effective Jim Caviezel, this anecdotal drama never rises above the level of lightly likable.
Joseph L. Mankiewicz's "Cleopatra" is among 20 restored film gems and three docs in Cannes Classics, announced today in Paris.
The ups and downs of a decades-long friendship are charted with warmth and sensitivity in "Shepard and Dark," documentarian Treva Wurmfeld's intimate portrait of playwright-actor Sam Shepard and his…
Scribe Sam Shepard has written a not-so-fierce play about a mother and her unhappy brood of daughters.
Sam Shepard is in negotiations to play family patriarch Beverly Weston in The Weinstein Company's adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play "August: Osage County," which John Wells…
A routine, even mundane crime story relayed in tones of world-weary fatigue, 'Killing Them Softly' deglams the mob movie to coolly distinctive if rarely pulse-quickening effect.
"Safe House" thesp Sam Shepard has joined the cast of Relativity Media's gritty drama "Out of the Furnace," while Red Granite has come on to handle international sales after acquiring foreign rights.
A classically minimalist Western, Mateo Gil's "Blackthorn" proposes that Butch Cassidy did not die in Bolivia in 1908, but instead spent the next 20 years there turning into Sam Shepard.