LOCARNO – For decades now, Luc Besson, a director who gave French cinema a huge shot of mainstream action-traction and grandfathered – though not old himself – a new generation of Gallic action…
Curiously airless, weightless and tonally uncertain, Luc Besson's mafia comedy falls flat.
Martin Scorsese and Luc Besson are collaborating on “Malavita,” from EuropaCorp and Relativity, starring Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer and Tommy Lee Jones. Besson helms the actioner. Scorsese…
Amber Heard has booked "Three Days to Kill," closing a deal to star opposite Kevin Costner in the McG-directed action thriller for EuropaCorp.
Continuing his bigscreen resurgence in the wake of last week's Emmy win for "Hatfields & McCoys," Kevin Costner has closed a deal to topline an untitled action thriller that McG is set to direct for…
TeamTO is closing the financing on its first toon feature, "Gus 3D," and is in talks to board EuropaCorp's "The Boy With a Cuckoo-Clock Heart," which was pitched at Cartoon Movie, the Lyon-based…
In creating accurate locations and costumes, some of the biggest challenges were political
"Democracy takes time," a character observes in "The Lady," though viewers of all political stripes will be checking their watches during Luc Besson's dully conventional tribute to heroic Burmese…
Buzzy pics ranging from horror and suspense to comedies that sales agents are pushing for international distribution at the annual bazaar.
French shingles find success with mid-range English-language dramas
A red brick hulk, the Saint Denis Power Station, rises up in the rundown northern Paris district like a proud survivor from a bygone industrial age.