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    Sean Penn Is The 'Prone Gunman' For 'Taken' Director Pierre Morel

    Late last year it was announced that Sean Penn would be following in the footsteps of actors like Liam Neeson and toplining his own European-set action film. And now, THR is reporting that “Taken” helmer Pierre Morel is in negotiations to direct Penn in his own potential franchise w...

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    Warner Bros. Waiting To See How 'Man Of Steel' Does Before Moving Ahead With 'Justice League'

    While there have been plenty of rumors surrounding Warner Bros.' "Justice League" -- from the (kinda obvious) lineup to the supposed plot centering on baddie Darkseid -- there has been little, if any, official word on the movie. Right now, the studio is keeping their eyes firmly on the...

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    Shola Lynch's 'Free Angela & All Political Prisoners' Is 2013 Pan African Film Fest Closing Night Film

    Shola Lynch's Angela Davis documentary, Free Angela & All Political Prisoners. will be the closing night film at this year's Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles.

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    Watch: Roger Ebert & Gene Siskel Defend 'Return Of The Jedi' On 'Nightline' In 1983

    So, a 2015 release date for "Star Wars: Episode VII" still isn't locked down, and the planned re-release of the prequels has been scrapped. So what's a "Star Wars" fan to do? Well, thanks to the internet, they can revel in past glory for the time being.

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    Watch The Sci-Fi Short Film That Reportedly Has Hollywood Studio Execs Salivating...

    This happens about once every 3 months it seems; a short film that's *discovered* on Vimeo or YouTube, goes viral, gets the attention of Hollywoo studio executives, and eventually leading to talk about the potential for a feature film adaptation for the director.

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    Monterey Media Grabs Matthew Porterfield's Sundance Drama 'I Used To Be Darker'

    Monterey Media has acquired North American rights to Matthew Porterfield’s “I Used To Be Darker,” which had its world premiere in the NEXT <=> section of the Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 19. The company plans a summer theatrical release.

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    Phase 4 Films and Kevin Smith Acquire Sundance Comedy 'Milkshake'

    In its second acquisition of the Sundance Film Festival, Phase 4 Films has picked up rights to David Andalman and Mariko Munro’s “Milkshake,” which had its world premiere in the NEXT <=> section on Jan. 20. The company acquired North American rights to Shaka King’s feat...

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    Screening Of Oscar Micheaux's Pioneering 'Within Our Gates' In Chicago In Feb.

    Oscar Micheaux's groundbreaking 1919 silent feature film, Within Our Gates, will have a rare screening in Chicago at the Music Box Theater, on Saturday Feb. 9 at 12 Noon.

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    'Evil Dead' Was Originally Rated NC-17 Before Being Cut For R, So You Know It's Legit

    With a poster declaring that it will be "The Most Terrifying Film You Will Ever Experience," and a red band trailer serving up tongue slicing, chainsaw maiming mayhem, the folks behind the "Evil Dead" remake are determined to let you know this thing is going for broke. And i...

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    One Village Entertainment Will Take You Inside The Black Mafia Family On February 5

    A feature documentary we previously alerted you to will be released on DVD, after limited theatrical screenings, on February 5th, via Image Entertainment and One Village Entertainment.

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