A critical digest of the week’s latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. 6 Souls Distributor: Radius-TWC One of the movies' least convincing…
The Brass Teapot
Aladdin had his magic lamp. An American couple settles for a special kettle in "The Brass Teapot," a fresh riff on "be careful what you wish for" fables, in which things quickly get out of hand after…
The confab will take place in Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco on May 4.
“The Brass Teapot” company was more than ready to spill their superstitions and beliefs on magic at the March 21 preem at the Arclight. Since the Magnolia pic follows a couple who discover a magical…
Union healthcare workers at the Motion Picture Television Fund hospital and long-term care facility in Woodland Hills are headed for a three-day strike starting Monday after negotiations ended…
Quentin Tarantino honored the cast and makers of “Dazed and Confused” on March 7 in Austin, Texas. The Richard Linklater pic celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and Tarantino was there at the…
Competition docu "Ping Pong" follows eight players from around the globe as they participate in an international summit: The difference is that this is table tennis for seniors, with octogenarians on…
Once largely dominated by U.S. studios, the remakes business has expanded in the past few years, attracting a fresh breed of industryites looking to explore diverse international grounds.
As the six Hollywood majors chant the tentpoles-and-franchises mantra, coin has been flowing toward the indie sector to fund mid-range films.
The 37th version of the Toronto International Film Festival lived up to its reputation as a strong sales venue for indie-financed pics -- even though there's no official market set up for films…