There are no surprises — just lots of good, old-fashioned scenery chewing — in John Wells' splendid film version of Tracy Letts' acid-tongued Broadway triumph.
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…
The Mark Taper Forum at L.A.'s Center Theater Group has lined up its 2014 season with a couple of world preems that legiters in Gotham and beyond will likely keep an eye on. Among the titles on the…
Despite an effective Jim Caviezel, this anecdotal drama never rises above the level of lightly likable.
Ketchup Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to Annette Haywood-Carter's historical drama "Savannah," starring Jim Caviezel and Chiwetel Ejiofor, and set an Aug. 23 theatrical release followed by a…
Joseph L. Mankiewicz's "Cleopatra" is among 20 restored film gems and three docs in Cannes Classics, announced today in Paris.
Jeff Nichols' third film, Roadside's "Mud," screened April 21 at MoMA, and it's very much an homage to a great writer from the South.
Disney already is prepping a return to Oz. Studio has commissioned a follow up to "Oz the Great and Powerful" from screenwriter Mitchell Kapner, who co-wrote the first film with David Lindsay-Abaire…
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…
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.