“12 Years a Slave” continued its audience momentum with an enthusiastic launch Friday at the Toronto Fest, following its big buzz at Telluride. Hundreds of fans, five deep, lined up behind the…
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Based on the true story of free black American Solomon Northrup's kidnapping and imposed bondage from 1841 to 1853, this epic account of an unbreakable soul makes even Scarlett O'Hara's struggles…
Sure to be a topic of conversation in the upcoming awards season, Fox Searchlight has released the first trailer for Steve McQueen’s “12 Years a Slave.” The film is McQueen’s follow-up to “Shame” and…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
In a shocking and ominous sign for the international film biz, Spain's Alta Classics, one of Europe's best-known distributors of big auteur fare, is closing its doors after 44 years.
Only an actor as appealing as Joseph Gordon-Levitt could pull off the role he creates for himself in "Don Jon's Addiction," an endearingly masturbatory look at how a culture of objectification erodes…
Michael Haneke's autumnal drama "Amour" dominated nominations for this year's European Film Awards - Europe's equivalent of the Oscars - scoring in six categories.
Alex Manette has joined the cast of "The Butler," based on the life of Eugene Allen, a White House servant who worked for eight First Families.
Stage veteran Jeanine Serralles, who previously appeared in James Gray's "Two Lovers" and Julie Taymor's "Across the Universe," has joined the cast of Joel and Ethan Coen's folk music pic "Inside…
It's been a busy 2011 for Michael Fassbender, who has appeared in four pics this year, including the Steve McQueen-directed "Shame." The German-born actor worked for 20 consecutive months, with…
Brit thesp Paddy Considine proved his chops as a director as his debut feature "Tyrannosaur" snapped up three laurels at the British Independent Film Awards on Sunday night in London.