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    'Kill List' Director Ben Wheatley's 'Freakshift' Is Next, Will Be His Biggest Budget Film To Date

    To say that Ben Wheatley has been striking while the iron is hot would be an understatement. The director arrived in a huge way last year with the cult fave "Kill List" and didn't waste much time with a follow up, arriving at the Cannes Directors' Fortnight this spring with black c...

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    Director John Moore Says ‘A Good Day To Die Hard’ Will Feature A Humorless John McClane

    While “The Dark Knight Rises” signaled Christopher Nolan’s latest embrace of humor in the summer action blockbuster, audiences looking for that trend to continue throughout other franchises would be wise to look elsewhere. Another director recently revealed exactly which direction ...

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    In Theaters: 'Killer Joe' & 'Ruby Sparks' Will 'Step Up' To The Plate, But 'The Watch' May Prove To Be A 'Klown'

    Bonjour à nos amis! Here is yet another Friday, and we hope you’re all ready to ring in the next two days of free time. You can dance, you can sing, you can create artwork, you can fight aliens or go canoeing or put a bounty on someone’s head. Or perhaps it’s a quiet night: you can stay home, write ...

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    Terrence Malick's 'To The Wonder' Will Feature Political & Economic Themes, Says Venice Film Festival Director Alberto Barbera

    Since the single official still of Ben Affleck and Rachel McAdams nuzzling in front of a gorgeous vista hit the web, it was always assumed Terrence Malick's latest film, “To the Wonder,” would expand on the themes of love and relationships present in both “Badlands” and “The Tree of Life.” However, ...

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    New Images Of Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Peña & Anna Kendrick In 'End Of Watch'

    David Ayer likes to make cop movies, and we suppose if that's what keeps the bread buttered and a roof over your head, why mess with a good thing? But while "End of Watch" employs a voyeuristic/found-footage aesthetic not commonly found in the genre, the story itself feels like one we've seen and he...

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    Model Clara Paget Gets Sidekick Role In 'Fast & Furious 6'

    Rev your engines, folks, because in case you forgot, Vin Diesel and his buddies are bringing back the smell of exhaust and Axe body spray to theaters with "Fast & Furious 6." And the movie that's currently in production has added a young fresh face to kick some ass alongside the boys.

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    Whoopi Goldberg's Kickstarter Campaign To Fund Moms Mabley Doc A Resounding Success!

    Despite some criticism of her use of the online crowd-funding website to raise funds for her Moms Mabley documentary (especially in light of what I referred to in a previous post as "Kickstarter Fatigue"), Whoopi Goldberg has reached her campaign goal; she actually surpassed...

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    Quentin Tarantino is the Honoree for MoMA's 5th Annual Film Benefit Dinner

    As surprises go, it's not: the Museum of Modern Art’s film benefit dinner is December 3, Quentin Tarantino's just-wrapped "Django Unchained" will be released December 25. Still, MoMA's made a cool choice of honoree for the Museum of Modern Art’s fifth annual Film Be...

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    'The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones" Finds Its Alec Lightwood

    We can only imagine the zeal Screen Gems is experiencing when thinking about how their upcoming adaptation "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" could potentially tap into the young adult market in the same way that the "Twilight" and "The Hunger Games" movies have. However, after setting the lead...

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