Pedigree cast elevates old-fashioned material and lackluster screenwriting in overlong Southern melodrama that struggles to accumulate emotional weight. John Travolta and Scarlett Johansson make this…
Fade In magazine has named screenwriter Jeff Fry the grand prize winner of its eighth annual Fade In Awards. Fry won for his action-horror script "Purple Haze," about a young Air Cavalry officer who…
Gotham arthouse distrib Kino has announced U.S. distribution plans for four foreign pickups.
Exodus Film Group has hired veteran animation exec Max Howard to exec produce its CGI-animated pic "Igor." The $20 million-$25 million pic is being financed via Exodus' film fund.
Michael Moore has taken "Fahrenheit 9/11" out of the running for the documentary Oscar and will instead focus on winning best picture. The announcement that the docbuster had not been submitted for…
Lacking the kind of "Hero" that is dominating the domestic B.O., ticket sales were sluggish in most offshore markets last weekend as a lot of films did mid-level business.
A rival project to Alfonso Cuaron's upcoming "Mexico '68" is in the works, with John Leguizamo and Vanessa Bauche ("Amores Perros") attached to star.
Top honors went to German helmer Lancelot Naso and to British writer-director Andrea Arnold's short "Wasp" at the 10th annual Palm Springs Intl. Festival of Short Films & Short Film Market kudofest.
If "The Merchant of Venice" is one Shakespeare's better known plays lacking a film version, then Michael Radford's tony adaptation to some degree illustrates why. Polished production, prestige cast…
Impeccably made and genuinely moving account of how Scottish author J.M. Barrie came to write "Peter Pan." Marc Forster's astutely judged follow-up to "Monster's Ball" is the rare modern film that…
Two of filmdom's most prolific figures were welcomed with enthusiasm as jury prez Claude Lelouch and fest honoree Steven Spielberg kicked off the 30th American Film Festival's opening weekend.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)