One of the most disappointing realities about 2014 was that as box office shrank compared to last year, independent films were often hit the hardest. Despite stellar reviews, even festival darlings…
Despite being mostly panned by critics, Fox’s femme-targeted comedy “The Other Woman” proved funny enough for audiences, nabbing the No. 1 domestic spot at the box office with an estimated $24.7…
Director Steven Knight wrote his experimental indie feature “Locke,” which premiered at the Venice Film Festival last year, in only two and a half weeks. That’s a long time compared to the mere five…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The lull before the summer box office storm begins next weekend sees a trio of modest newcomers bow nationwide Friday. Tracking in the mid-to-high teens, Fox’s femme-driven PG-13-rated comedy “The…
With "The Dark Knight Rises," audiences never got a good look at Tom Hardy's face. In "Locke," that's practically all they see. A tight, tense one-man show that unfolds virtually in real time from…
Some movies boast casts of thousands. "Locke" relies on just one actor, a virtually unrecognizable Tom Hardy, who calmly juggles multiple crises via cellphone from behind the wheel of his BMW SUV…
A24 is nearing a deal for U.S. rights to the drama “Enemy,” following a pair of screenings at the Toronto Film Festival. Jake Gyllenhaal, Melanie Laurent and Sarah Gadon star in the Toronto-set film…
A24 has acquired North American rights to Steven Knight's “Locke,” starring Tom Hardy, following its first screening for buyers at the Toronto Film Festival. It’s the first major acquisition…
An exceptional one-man show for Tom Hardy, this ingeniously executed study in cinematic minimalism has depth, beauty and poise.
IM Global's specialty division Anthem is set to fully finance thriller "Locke," with "Dark Knight Rises" star Tom Hardy signed on for the lead.
Dimension Films has acquired screen rights to "Locke & Key," a graphic novel written by Joe Hill that will be developed as a potential franchise.