Many of the elements that worked for Steven Spielberg's "War Horse" are present and correct in WWI drama "Private Peaceful," which, like "Horse," was adapted from a Michael Morpurgo novel.
With production on "Man of Steel" wrapping up, relative newcomer Antje Traue is staying in business with Legendary Pictures, as the German thesp is joining the cast of "The Seventh Son."
"Winter Nomads" provides a closeup of two people who've chosen to continue the tradition of shepherd-led flock migrations.
Tyro Jordanian writer-director Hazim Bitar's laid-back minimalist approach works to surprising dramatic effect in "Fish Above Sea Level," a character-driven two-hander about the grandson of a white…
The Toronto Film Festival released the main details of its industry confab Thursday with the Mogul program among several new and returning strands.
ContentFilm will produce an update of John Cheever's classic short story "The Swimmer," with Alec Baldwin taking the title role played by Burt Lancaster in Frank Perry's 1968 film.
Dan Hedaya ("Mulholland Drive") and Kate Burton ("The Ice Storm") have joined the cast of the teen thriller "swimfan85," a production of Greene-Street Films and Cobalt Media Partners in association…
Chaplin has another good picture. The three-year period since "The Circus" and sound will give "City Lights" a percentage of "novelty money," in that it contains no dialog. And it's Chaplin--which…
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