SAN SEBASTIAN - Spain has chosen Gracia Querejeta's "15 Years Plus a Day" as its foreign-language Oscar submission. Winning best film and screenplay at April's Malaga Festival, Spain's biggest nation…
SAN SEBASTIAN - Highlighting the push into overseas markets of top producers the world over, Morena Films, one of the biggest and best financed of Spanish movie production houses, is setting up…
Boosted by a Friday-the-13th launch, FilmDistrict's low-budget scarer sequel "Insidious Chapter 2" beat expectations with an estimated $41.1 million, making it the largest opening in September for a…
"Gravity," which opened the Venice Film Festival to great fanfare -- and early Oscar buzz -- and will screen at Telluride and Toronto on its way to an Oct. 4 release, is as much of a game-changer, in…
The critical and commercial disappointment of 1998's "Great Expectations," his contempo reimagining of the Dickens novel starring Ethan Hawke and Gwyneth Paltrow, must have left Alfonso Cuaron in a…
This sporadically amusing but unduly protracted dramedy devolves into a shameless tearjerker in its third act.
The purity of a boy's puppy love acts as a shield against the harsh reality of plebeian Mexico City in "Sugar Kisses," the sophomore directorial feature of Carlos Cuaron (who co-penned the…
Never before have the Directors Guild of America and the Academy slates differed so dramatically, with only Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" and Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" named on both lists.
MADRID -- One of Latin America's best-known actors, Diego Luna ("Y tu mama tambien," "Elysium"), is teaming with TV giants Televisa and Colombia's RTI Prods. to adapt one of Latin America's greatest…
Diego Luna is in talks to join the cast of Neil Blomkamp's "Elysium" which is Sony and MRC co-production.