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

News

  • Shadow and Act
    25 comments
    tweet
    41

    'Uncle Tom's Fairy Tales' - The Secret, Never-Released Richard Pryor Movie

    I like to think that I know EVERYTHING about films, but even I have to confess that I had never heard of this film before, until recently. An unknown Richard Pryor film that most likely you, me or anyone else will ever see in their lifetime.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    Sundance Deal: Sony Pictures Classics Nabs 'Kill Your Darlings,' Starring Daniel Radcliffe as Young Allen Ginsberg

    Sony Pictures Classics has acquired all U.S., Australian, New Zealand, South African, African TV and Eastern European rights to John Krokidas' debut feature "Kill Your Darlings," which stars Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg and is a dramatic competition feature at the Sundance Film Festival.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    11

    Kathryn Bigelow Wants You to Support Women Working in National Security

    Some criticism against Kathryn Bigelow during The Hurt Locker era was lobbed against Bigelow’s statements that filmmaking for her isn’t about breaking gender roles. However, as Jessica Chastain said in her Golden Globes acceptance speech, “when you make a film that allows your char...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    9 comments
    tweet
    17

    SXSW Reportedly Rejects 'The Canyons' Over "Quality Issues," Paul Schrader Has "No Qualms" That The Film Is "Very Good"

    Well, the buzz around Paul Schrader's "The Canyons" continues to swirl, and it's been not particularly good. Most of that talk comes from the New York Times Magazine extensive article on the film, which among other things included the saga of Lindsay Lohan's behaviour on the se...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    9 comments
    tweet
    11

    Check Out The DeviantArt Drawing That Dwayne Johnson Is Turning Into A Movie

    If there’s anything we can learn from observing Hollywood these past few years, it’s that they will look anywhere for ideas. In the past, it was comic books, video games, action figures, board games, or theme park attractions that inspired the Hollywood blockbusters. Now it appears as if...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    12

    Exclusive: Reginald Hudlin Is Keynote Speaker For 2013 PAFF Film Institute + 'Vipaka' To Open Festival

    Ahead of forthcoming official announcements, leading up to the opening of the 21st edition of the annual Pan African Film Festival next month, S&A has learned exclusively that writer, director, producer, and executive Reginald Hudlin has been tapped as this year's Keynote Speaker for th...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    46

    Watch: 7 Clips From Pablo Larrain's Oscar Nominated 'No' Starring Gael Garcia Bernal

    The US premiere for Pablo Larrain’s film “No” is finally around the corner and to commemorate its release, seven different clips of the film are now online. The film was picked up by Sony Pictures Classics after attracting a great amount of buzz when it premiered at the Cannes Directors' Fortnight a...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    Watch: 6 Clips From Zombie Rom-Com 'Warm Bodies' Plus 4 Posters

    With Jonathan Levine’s adaptation of the YA novel “Warm Bodies” arriving next weekend, the marketing machine is beginning to kick into high gear. The actors have been busy doing press, but for those you folks that live online, the studio has released six new clips online along with...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    2

    Sundance: Sony Pictures Classics Book 'Kill Your Darlings,' The Weinstein Company Bed 'Lovelace' & More

    With the Sundance Film Festival heading into its last stretch, buyers are beginning to get deals made before Park City once again becomes a quaint little village in Utah, and a number of contracts have been signed over the past twenty-four hours....

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    10

    Toni Collette and Geena Davis to Headline Two TV Pilots

    Toni Collette and Geena Davis are coming back to your television screens in two new bad-ass women focused television shows. It’ll be great to have these two extremely talented actresses back on our TV screens.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Crowdfund This: Indiegogo Campaign for ...Shadow and Act
  • Kartemquin Films Accepting Applications ...Shadow and Act
  • Indie Spirit Nominee 'Evolution of a ...Thompson on Hollywood