AUSTIN — To build his low budget film empire, Jason Blum has subscribed to a staunch business model: Shoot 80% of his films in Los Angeles for between $3 to $5 million with seasoned directors and…
In their second conversation from the 30th Sundance Film Festival, our chief critics take on the rise of technology, the difficulty of diversity, and the differences between self-examination and…
Awards for the 30th annual Sundance Film Festival were handed out in Park City, Utah.
Scott Foundas, Justin Chang and Peter Debruge weigh in on the best and brightest of Park City 2014.
Miles Teller wowed Sundance audiences with his performance as a virtuoso drummer in the opening night selection "Whiplash," directed by Damien Chazelle. Teller, 26, is no stranger to the fest. Last…
While festgoers are enjoying unusually warm weather in Park City, the temperature on the acquisition front at this year's Sundance Film Festival has been cool so far, with fewer deals taking longer…
For the 30th anniversary of the Sundance Film Festival, Robert Redford wanted to jump out of a cake. Before introducing the Jan. 16 opening night film, Damien Chazelle's "Whiplash" (which Sony…
Marking the first major U.S. acquisition at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Sony Pictures Classics has bought domestic rights to writer-director Damien Chazelle's opening night film “Whiplash,”…
Miles Teller drums his heart out -- and then some -- in writer-director Damien Chazelle's stellar career-starter.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%