Movies set in the recent past seldom receive Oscars for art direction or costume design -- categories dominated by fantasy and period films.
Shooting a major feature around the world is something like mounting a military campaign, with location managers coordinating the action on several fronts.
German thesp Til Schweiger ("Inglourious Basterds") has been cast in a pair of high-profile features -- Fox comedy "This Means War" and Arclight Films thriller "The Courier."
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
The wealth of talent in this year's Sundance's U.S. Documentary Competition reflects an effort to stress storytelling over pure journalism.
After an on-again, off-again, on-again flirtation with Cameron Crowe's untitled DreamWorks pic, Brad Pitt is apparently off the film, most likely for good.