Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

All Articles

  • Press Play
    1 comment
    tweet
    9

    SIMON SAYS: Trying Harder: What PROMETHEUS Gets Right

    One character in Prometheus sums up why Ridley Scott's return to his 1979 science fiction milestone is as refreshing as it is, in just two words: "Try harder."

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    4 comments
    tweet
    7

    RKO Radio Pictures: A Titan Is Born—book review

    I can’t explain why I’ve always been attracted to the films of RKO. It can’t just be that arresting radio tower logo; there’s something unpredictable about the studio’s body of work during the 1930s and '40s. Now, thanks to longtime studio scholar Richard Jewell (who coauthored the coffee-table refe...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    5 comments
    tweet
    13

    Jamie Foxx Will Play President Of The USA In Thriller 'White House Down'

    It's Erykah Badu and Jamie Foxx day here at S&A.

    Read More »
    MORE: Jamie Foxx
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    IFC Midnight Acquires Brandon Cronenberg's 'Antiviral,' Father and Son Interview at Cannes (VIDEO)

    The fruit doesn't fall far from the tree. Thus Brandon Cronenberg, whose debut feature "Antiviral" premiered in Un Certain Regard at Cannes, shares plenty of horror DNA with his father David, who admitted during a Cannes father-son interview with Toronto Film Festival's Cameron Bailey that they both...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    27 comments
    tweet
    54

    'Django Unchained,' Unleashed: New Trailer Inspires Debate About Race and Cinema

    From the very beginning, Quentin Tarantino’s films have drawn heated criticism — for their violence, for their rampant cribbing from other classic filmmakers, for their self-conscious pop culture references. But his treatment of race and unrepentant use of the word “nigger,” ...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    24 comments
    tweet
    17

    Watch: First Trailer For "Flight" (Denzel Washington Stars As An Alcoholic, Drug-addicted Hero Pilot)

    Watch: First Trailer For "Flight" (Denzel Washington Stars As An Alcoholic, Drug-addicted Hero Pilot)

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    2

    Documentarian Alex Gibney Gets Infusion from Content Media to Make More Diverse Movies

    Congrats to doc filmmaker Alex Gibney ("Gonzo," "Magic Trip"), who has obtained an infusion of cash from John Schmidt's Content Media, which has acquired half of Jigsaw Productions. Gibney wants to add staff and expand into more areas in film and television, including episodic television and feature...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    39 comments
    tweet
    42

    Erykah Badu Lashes Out At Lips' Wayne Coyne; Calls Leak "Tasteless, Meaningless, Shock Motivated Video.”

    Just a few hours ago, Tambay posted an official statement from Wayne Coyne/Flaming Lips about the controversial leaked video 'The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face' featuring Erykah Badu, which has been played over 20,000 times on this site alone; that post has received over 9,000 Faceboo...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    15

    Trailer Watch: Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' Hits Web

    A group of journalists in Cannes saw much of the footage from Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" that hit the web in its first trailer Wednesday. The trailer leaked before a planned Fandango launch today. The Weinstein Co. and Sony are partnered on the film which is still in mid-production and i...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    52 comments
    tweet
    546

    Watch: First Trailer For Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' Is Here

    Part spaghetti western, part slavery/vengeance pic and all Quentin Tarantino, the first trailer for "Django Unchained" has arrived and it's everything you could ask for and expect from the filmmaker.

    Read More »