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

All Articles

  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Weird, Kind Of Overwrought Clip From Tony Kaye's 'Detachment' With Adrien Brody

    Believe us, we're rooting for director Tony Kaye if only because he's had an uphill battle in Hollywood ever since "American History X." With his last two efforts being either ignored (the powerful abortion documentary "Lake Of Fire") or mired in film studio bankruptcy woes (the New Orleans thriller...

    Read More »
  • The Lost Boys
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Watch The Q&A From "Swell Season" Screening at Tribeca

    Caught “The Swell Season” - the doc on "Once" stars Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova - at Tribeca last night... Ith almost feels like a sequel to “Once” - had the two main characters ended up getting together and forming a band (which is not entirely implausible). While “Once” was more or less a wor...

    Read More »
    MORE: New York, Clips
  • Hope for Film
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Guest Post: Rodney Evans on "Building Communites & Embracing New Models"

    Why do we wait so damn long for our projects to come together? Do we fetishize "permission"? Is it akin to waiting for Prince Charming or the like? Is patience really a virtue for creative endeavors? Have we fooled ourselves into thinking we can depend on anyone other than our family, friends, an...

    Read More »
  • The Lost Boys
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Coming To Hot Docs? Come To Hot Cocks, Part Deux!

    The second annual Hot Cocks party - in celebration of the queer and sex positive films at Hot Docs (of which there are plenty this year) - is going down this weekend:

    Read More »
    MORE: Queer
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Oscar Watch: 84th Academy Awards Are February 26, 2012; BAFTAs February 12 (UPDATED)

    The Academy reveals key dates for the 84th Academy Awards, to be presented February 26, 2012 at the Kodak Theatre and televised live on ABC.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Can A Sister Get Some Love From The "21 Jump Street" Film?

    Ok, I confess. After Comingsoon.net confirmed a report that Johnny Depp will have a cameo role in the new 21 Jump Street film in development, I'm launching my one woman crusade to get Holly Robinson Peete on board. How can they NOT include Holly in this?

    Read More »
    MORE: Rant
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Ron Livingston Has The Unenviable Task Of Preparing Sarah Palin For Debate In 'Game Change'

    With Julianne Moore (as Sarah Palin), Ed Harris (as John McCain) and Woody Harrelson (as Steve Schmidt, John McCain’s senior campaign strategist and adviser) the cast for HBO's "Game Change" is already stellar and has added yet another strong player into the fold.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    AFI Lifetime Award to Morgan Freeman: Pitt, Hanks, Mirren, Nicholson, Eastwood To Pay Tribute

    The American Film Institute is honoring Morgan Freeman with their 39th Lifetime Achievement Award. The Gala Benefit on June 9 (airing on TV Land June 26) will host the following committee members to play tribute to Freeman: Ben Affleck, Jim Carrey, Clint Eastwood, Tom Hanks, Ashley Judd, Helen Mirr...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Fast & Furious' Franchise May Be Moving From Cars To Heists In Future Films

    The Onion Hilariously Interviews Screenwriter Chris MorganOn the face of it, this weekend's "Fast Five" pretty much seems like yet another rote entry in the series, but for Universal, the film is anything but usual. According to the LA Times, the film is budgeted somewhere between $125-170 million, the most expensive film yet in the series that thus far has kept expenses on each outing under triple digits. But more importantly, it will find the franchise shifting gears (pun intentional) moving away from the gearhead origins and shifting into something else, a heist series that won't require new viewers to know anything about the previous film...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    The Writers of the Summer Movies

    Notice anything in common?

    Read More »
    MORE: Sexism