Imagine "Die Hard" as told from the point of view of one of the terrified office workers huddled under her desk while angry Germans hold Nakatomi Plaza hostage.
Venice Film Festival
Positioning itself as one of the main vendors of Latino cinemas in general and Mexican and Spanish cinema in particular, Madrid-based Latido Films has acquired world sales rights to Arturo Ripstein's…
Dogs have clearly become an avant-gardist’s best friend. First Jean-Luc Godard delivered a funny 3D valentine to a pooch named Roxy Mieville in "Goodbye to Language," and now the New York-based…
It's a line often spoken in war-at-home dramas, as returning soldiers struggle to relate to unscarred civilians: "You can't imagine what it's like out there."
"Equals" director Drake Doremus has good news and bad news about the future. The bad news is that love, sex and anything to do with human emotion has been eradicated.
Venice Film Festival director Alberto Barbera has been assembling film events for more than 30 years, during which he's scoured the planet seeking fresh fare, and seen the global fest circuit become…
VENICE — Johnny Depp starrer "Black Mass" world premiered to positive response Friday at the Venice Film Festival where a relaxed Depp held court, musing on the challenges of playing Boston gangster…
The icy blue eyes of notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger stare out from the screen in Scott Cooper's "Black Mass" like the gaze of some confident jungle predator calmly lying in wait.
Cover your ears and open your hearts: In French director Xavier Giannoli's pitch-perfect comedy of manners, "Marguerite," a shameless chanteuse with a surplus of money and a shortage of talent buys…
Hengameh Panahi's Celluloid Dreams has acquired world sales rights to Laurie Anderson's "Heart of a Dog" and Venezuelan Lorenzo Vigas' debut, "Desde Alla" (From Afar). Meanwhile, Toronto distributor…
IM Global has pre-sold most of the world on Atom Egoyan's "Remember," which world premieres in Venice competition. Starring Christopher Plummer and Martin Landau, "Remember" has its North American…