Sometimes you have to travel 30,000 miles just to appreciate the guy who lives down the hall — or so goes "Baggage Claim," a movie about a Flight Attendant Barbie type who runs herself ragged chasing…
Industrial Light & Magic chief creative officer John Knoll and “Robot Chicken” animators Stoopid Buddy Stoodios will receive laurels from Animation Magazine at the World Animation & VFX Summit…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Elysium Distributor: Sony So close and yet so far, the colony of Elysium…
This bio of World Boxing Council lightweight champ Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini connects on emotional levels.
Bill Condon's biopic thriller "The Fifth Estate," starring Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, will open the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 5. "Information is the most…
International Film Trust, the sales outfit launched last week by Benaroya Pictures and Miscellaneous Entertainment, is pitching Steve Pink's reboot of the campy 1984 action comedy in the run-up to…
After helping defend Abraham Lincoln from evil congressmen, "Lincoln" thesp David Strathairn looks to be ready to fight a different kind of monster. Strathairn is in talks to join the cast of…
New York-based praisery Frank PR has promoted three of its staffers, with Tiffany Malloy tapped to become a director of publicity at the firm. Stephanie Davidson will step up to manager of publicity…
Zhang Yuan tempers his bleak outlook with resilient dry humor that makes his memorable characters' struggles for survival surprisingly enjoyable, and could snag the film an arthouse release.
Digital distribution shingle SnagFilms has announced $6 million in new financing from existing investors and new shareholder CNF Investments.
The Sundance Film Festival attracts a wide variety of independent and studio-affiliated distributors. Meet some of the nearly 40 companies that are shopping for pics at this year's fest.