One of the big surprises of day two at the Sundance Film Festival was Sean Baker's "Tangerine." The “Starlet” director stunned a packed crowd at the premiere on Friday night when he revealed that he…
For the stars of Relativity’s latest big screen adaptation of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet," the trick to tackling an iconic literary figure is not regarding him/her as such. Star-crossed…
Co-directors Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland defang their material in this wild and crazy true Hollywood story about Errol Flynn's scandalous fling with a 15-year-old starlet.
ABC Family has ordered pilots for three new comedies: “Mystery Girls,” “Work Mom” and “Young & Hungry.” From Tori Spelling, “Mystery Girls” follows a former starlet played by Spelling who is roped…
"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.
Since 2002, Sean Baker's claim to fame was a puppet named Greg the Bunny. Co-created by fellow NYU film school alumni Spencer Chinoy and Dan Milano, the character saw iterations on IFC and Fox…
'Starlet' topliner balances modeling, cinema techniques
Music Box Films has acquired North American rights to Sean Baker's "Starlet," starring Dree Hemingway -- great granddaughter of Ernest Hemingway and daughter of Mariel Hemingway.
"Gimme the Loot," helmer Adam Leon's shaggy dog tale about a pair of Bronx graffiti misfits on a revenge mission, has nabbed the South By Southwest film festival's grand jury prize for best narrative…
This brittle, beautifully understated San Fernando Valley character study has a bright fest future ahead.