Equal parts suspenseful road movie, persuasively detailed period drama and emotionally resonant coming-of-age story, "The Retrieval" is an outstanding example of regional indie filmmaking…
"Cheap Thrills" is a thoroughly nasty piece of work, which doubtless will be the strongest selling point for this worst-case scenario about steadily escalating dares and degradations. Playing like…
Imagine "Groundhog Day" as a haunted-house thriller, and you're ready for "Haunter," a modestly inventive variation on genre conventions that could attract a respectable audience in limited…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Not since Trekkie fantasy "Free Enterprise" has a homespun geeksploitation comedy plunged so deep into the heart of nerd culture and lived to tell about it as "Zero Charisma," which simultaneously…
Open Road Films has vacated the April 19 release date for "Jobs," the indie Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher. A spokeswoman for the distrib said a new slot has not been set yet. Open Road…
Finding the most entertaining angle on one of the world's dullest sports, "The Short Game" has built-in word-of-mouth that should help it break out of the docu sandtrap and roll down the fairway. The…
Director Destin Cretton’s adolescent drama “Short Term 12” won the grand jury prize for best narrative feature at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Tuesday night. The buzzy SXSW title…
Neatly balancing brightly sentimental comedy with slightly edgier funny business, "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" pulls off the impressive trick of generating laughs on a consistent basis while…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has tapped Lisa Ellzey as exec VP of U.S. film production with plans to double the number of English-language movies it makes from its current three or four a year.
Jennifer Aniston has signed on for Peter Bogdanovich's comedy "She's Funny That Way."
After the controversy surrounding the all-male shortlist for last year's Rising Star award, BAFTA has swung back in the other direction with this year's nomination of four women and just one male.