When I grabbed the TV remote in my Las Vegas hotel room Wednesday night, I was surprised by how lightweight it was. A simple, sleek remote with the bare minimum buttons, it felt starkly different…
Triple Frontier Casting
Aussie helmer Kieran Darcy-Smith, whose feature directorial debut "Wish You Were Here" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, is attached to direct Matt Cook's 2009 Black List…
Mark Boal's untitled script about the operatives hunting Osama bin Laden centers on the very team that wound up killing the terrorist leader, a lucky break for the filmmaker who now has an ending for…
Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal's untitled follow-up to "The Hurt Locker" will be fully financed by Annapurna Pictures, the Los Angeles-based shingle headed by Megan Ellison, daughter of software…
Movies set in the recent past seldom receive Oscars for art direction or costume design -- categories dominated by fantasy and period films.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 3 8:45 “Aftershock”Huayi Bros. Media Corp., Criterion 6 “Flesh Wounds”American World Pictures, Broadway 1 “The Big Picture”EuropaCorp, Broadway 3 “The Speak”Green Communications, AMC…
Penthouse is getting into the adult-TV business, signing a 10-year, $10 million deal with New Frontier to create a 24/7 network and a video-on-demand service.
A distinctly Russian cocktail of high drama and low comedy in which a nuclear plant worker mistakenly depends on an inept low-life to sell some purloined plutonium, pic is a U.S.-funded, Euro-shot…
Italian comedy phenomenon Leonardo Pieraccioni changes pace to play a small-town pacifist medic along-side Harvey Keitel and David Bowie in "My West." Shot in the rugged Tuscan mountains, this…
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