This coming-of-ager can be explosively funny in parts, but overall feels pretty familiar, relying more on its cast than the material to win favor.
Sundance Film Festival
Sony Pictures Worldwide Releasing has made a deal for director Jerusha Hess' freshman outing "Austenland," which also marks the producing debut of "Twilight" author Stephenie Meyer. Sony Pictures…
Sundance acquisitions took off Monday as weekend deals started to close.
Gravitas Ventures has acquired three raucous Slamdance films: Steven Feinartz's documentary "The Bitter Buddha," Michael Urie's comedy "He's Way More Famous Than You" and Peter Baxter's documentary…
Coming on the heels of the recent rape-murder scandal in India, Kim Longinotto's "Salma" feels like a dispatch from the social-justice front, a profile that in many way symbolizes women's resistance…
Most people know Liam James for his role as Mireille Enos' son on AMC's "The Killing," but Sundance auds will see an entirely different side of the young actor in "The Way, Way Back," a coming-of-age…
The Weinstein Company is wrapping up a deal to acquire "Fruitvale," a drama based on a tragic true story that was written and directed by 26 year-old USC grad Ryan Coogler.
Female filmmakers are better represented in independent film when compared to Big Hollywood over the past decade, and women were most likely to be producers across all behind-the-camera positions…
In a deal that ends the largest bidding war of Sundance so far this year, Relativity Media has acquired U.S. rights to Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut "Don Jon's Addiction" and is planning a…
Mundial, the recently announced international sales joint venture of IM Global and Canana, has acquired international rights to Marc Silver's documentary "Who Is Dayani Cristal?"
One of the great movie romances of the modern era achieves its richest and fullest expression in Richard Linklater's third walking-and-talking collaboration with Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy.