Kevin Hyman, former head of physical production at Miramax, has been named exec VP at Universal Pictures' specialty film unit, Focus Features.
Michelle Williams and Meat Loaf Aday have been tapped to star in "Hole in One," the debut feature of writer-director Richard Ledes for Gotham-based production company Beech Hill Films.
The tangled intersection of media, politics, money -- and human intrigue -- is at the heart of scruffy and absorbing indie docu "Horns and Halos." Ostensibly about an ill-fated George W. Bush bio and…
The gay Mafia fires back in "My Dinner With Ovitz," a gonzo short making its way to those who still have it in for the ex-CAA topper. Re-creating one of "The Godfather's" most famous scenes -…
The New York Film Critics Circle has tapped Gotham-based scribe Stephen Whitty for membership, chairman Marshall Fine said Tuesday.
Two Polish directors are preparing to make a movie about one of the darkest episodes of Polish World War II history -- the Soviets murdering 14,000 Polish army officers in several concentration camps…
A prequel to the hit "In China They Eat Dogs," which ended with most of the characters being gunned down, "Old Men in New Cars aka In China They Eat Dogs II" goes over the top in every way possible…
An inventive musical aimed at a young audience, "Regina" has enough charm and wit to attract kids' parents as well. Shot in bright colors by a constantly mobile camera, pic has a feel of heightened…
A road movie about two young men who travel through Finland to try to realize their dreams before dying, "One-Way Ticket to Mombasa" is a low-key, mostly captivating drama. Well acted by its young…
A political satire in nine episodes, each targeting one of Norway's parties, "Most People Live in China" demands a thorough knowledge of the country's political landscape to fully appreciate the…
The National Film and Television School has appointed Michael Kuhn as chairman of its board of governors, with Peter Bazalgette as his deputy.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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