To quote a colleague from a recent conversation outside a Los Angeles screening room, "No two film critics are alike," to which I add, "and no two film critics are going to see the same films."
David Ansen (Newsweek) Best1. American Splendor2. Lost in Translation3. Finding NemoWorst1. Alex and Emma2. Legally Blonde 23. Anger Management Jami Bernard (N.Y. Daily News) Best1. Lord of the…
Crix orgs winners don't necessarily correlate with Oscar voters. Last year, only the National Society of Film Critics correctly predicted any Academy Award winners.
All hail the "King." New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" returned an estimated $125.1 million over its first five days, bowing better than even its mega-successful franchise…
Crowded conditions make this a particularly tough time for specialty pics seeking market traction before important January expansions, but "Big Fish" may have managed the feat.
It won't be the hobbits facing off against Neo for this year's visual effects Oscar, after all. While "Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" made the list, surprisingly, neither "The Matrix…
"Big Fish" will open the 15th Palm Springs Film Fest, which closes with John Irvin's "The Boys of County Clare," fest director Darryl Macdonald announced Friday.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named its newest screening room in honor of visual effects pioneer Linwood Dunn.
It's a "Lord of the Rings" world. With $121 million in 28 territories its first five days overseas, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" overwhelmed not just the international box office…
After 20 years with the company, Hanno Huth announced Friday that he will resign as CEO of Berlin-based producer-distrib Senator at the end of the year.
Specialty distrib Wellspring has acquired U.S. rights to French director Andre Techine's "Strayed," a romantic period drama set against the backdrop of war that premiered in Competition at the Cannes…