A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. After Earth Distributor: Sony The last time M. Night Shyamalan tried his…
Sound Of My Voice
Austin, Texas — In future years, the industry will look back at 2013 as a game-changer for South by Southwest (SXSW). After gradually improving its standing over the two previous decades with such…
The second picture in Zal Batmanglij's fascinating collaboration with producer-writer-star Brit Marling, this clever, involving spy drama builds to a terrific level of intrigue before losing some…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Richard Linklater's "Before Midnight," Michael Winterbottom's "The Look of Love," David Gordon Green's "Prince Avalanche," Park Chan-wook's "Stoker" and first-timer Joseph Gordon-Levitt's "Don Jon's…
"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Keep the Lights On" were nominated for top feature for the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom" took home the trophy for best feature at the 22nd annual Gotham Awards, held Monday at Cipriani Wall Street.
Gothams stir awards buzz by honoring indies in custom-tailored categories
Much-discussed Oscar contenders "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and "Silver Linings Playbook" each received mixed signals from the nominating committees of the Gotham Independent Film Awards.
Twenty-two artisans who are advancing to bigger projects
Tentpole season is upon us, but a glance at the release schedule reveals an anomaly: Wedged between the superhero epics are some intriguing "specialty" films, five of them in the next few weeks from…
Disney-Marvel's "The Avengers," which grossed this weekend a mammoth $178.4 million from 39 overseas territories, dwarfed domestic box office, led by a Sony-Screen Gems' soph-sesh holdover "Think…