SXSW is adding a sports component, SXsports, to its 2014 slate, with a featured conversation between Simmons and Silver among the sessions.
To most people, the credit typically associated with David Foster is "Produced by." But even before taking a seat behind the console in the control room, Foster was having an impact on artists as a…
In a year where several Spirit nominees were also Oscar-nommed, "Silver Linings Playbook" dominated the Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking best feature and lead actress for Jennifer Lawrence with…
Hunt benefits from having the most screen time of all the nominees: her warm, lived-in turn as an unorthodox sex therapist is arguably a leading performance.
Doing justice to real-life poet and polio victim Mark O'Brien, who, confined to an iron lung, hires a sex surrogate, Lewin faced the challenge of finding "the right tone and balance between the…
Lewin chose Bromwell to guide his choices on pic's emotions.
As an Oscar and four-time Emmy winner, Helen Hunt is adept at finding the right key to unlock a character.
After earning his first Oscar nod for "Winter's Bone" nearly two years ago, John Hawkes could've cashed in, accepting one of the lucrative offers that, after 25-plus years of steady character-actor…
"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Keep the Lights On" were nominated for top feature for the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
"Helen Hunt has always stuck me as a smart actor. I loved her on TV years ago on 'Mad About You,' and in all her film roles over the years she brings a refreshing new look at women of our times."…