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    Michael Cimino Planning A New Movie That He Will Shoot In Digital

    Is the redemption of Michael Cimino complete? By now, most folks know the story by heart. After directing the acclaimed, Oscar winning (including Best Director and Best Picture) "The Deer Hunter," the helmer set forth to tackle "Heaven's Gate"...and barely made it out intact....

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    Irma P. Hall Co-Stars In Faith-Based Family Drama 'Hiding In Plain Sight' (Trailer)

    Hiding In Plain Sight is the feature film debut from director M. Legend Brown.

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    Kevin Feige Says A Standalone Hulk Movie Won't Happen Until After 'The Avengers 2'

    Marvel Plans Update #4536211: We're three years away from "The Avengers 2," and with Marvel Phase 2 pretty much mapped out, it means that speculation is now beginning on what's going to happen years for now, meaning every burp and fart from anyone involved in those films, will be r...

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    FREE screening - Mustafa Davis' doc 'The Warm Heart of Africa' in Houston, Sat. 9/29

    This Saturday September 29th, the Houston, TX based African diaspora art organization Our Image Film & Arts, who we've written about on Shadow And Act in the past presents the newest screening in their ongoing commitment to advancing Black film and art about and by underrepresented racial an...

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    New Poster For 'Les Miserables' Doesn't Have Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe Or Anne Hathaway On It

    Even if you sort of didn't care about "Les Miserables," it was hard not get excited about the movie when that behind-the-scenes featurette dropped last week, giving a pretty impressive look at the scale of the production Tom Hooper and co. are putting together. Most compelling was the ...

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    Marketing Watch: 'Frankenweenie' E-Book Free on iTunes

    Disney's promo materials on Tim Burton's "Frankenweenie" have been innovative and choice. Their latest offering is a content-rich e-book tie-in. "Frankenweenie: An Electrifying Book" provides a behind-the-scenes examination of the world of the original 1984 short film that inspired the upcoming fea...

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    Shooting Begins In S. Africa On Forest Whitaker Crime Drama 'Zulu' (Alexandre Desplat Scoring)

    Shooting officially began today in Cape Town, South Africa, on the Forest Whitaker/Orlando Bloom crime drama Zulu, which is based on French author Caryl Férey’s award winning crime novel of the same name.

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    Exclusive: Poster For The Award Winning Documentary 'The Flat'

    Family history can be a complicated thing. As much as we might think we know our parents or grandparents, the understanding of the history of our lineage tends to be shaped by what we're told. The past usually doesn't stay hidden for long, and as director Arnon Goldfinger found out, there wa...

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    Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival Honors Film Distributor, Curator Michelle Materre

    I've known Michelle Materre for about 6 years now, and I can say that this is definitely well-deserved (with hopefully even more to come):

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