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

News

  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    16

    Charlize Theron to Star in William Monahan Adaptation of 'Sympathy for Lady Vengeance'

    Charlize Theron will star in an adaptation of the final chapter of Park Chan-wook's revenge trilogy "Sympathy for Lady Vengeance," it was announced Wednesday. William Monahan (the writer behind "The Departed" and "Body of Lies") will direct, and Theron's Denver ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    14 comments
    tweet
    13

    Christopher Nolan Says 'The Dark Knight Rises' Is "The End Of The Batman Story" He Wanted To Tell

    Yes, it's pretty much old news considering this is what director Christopher Nolan has been saying about "The Dark Knight Rises" since day one. But, considering the recent rumors about Joseph Gordon-Levitt (which have been denied by his reps) playing Batman in "Justice League,&quo...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    3 comments
    tweet
    4

    So... Sundance Didn't Select Your Film; We'd Like To Get To Know You. Introduce Yourself And Your Work...

    I did this each of the last 3 years, with the number of responses increasing each year; and I figured I'd make it an annual thing; especially as awareness of S&A continues to broaden. 

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    4 comments
    tweet
    5

    Jamaican Box Office Hit 'Ghett'a Life' Coming Out On DVD

    I will honestly admit to you that I am rather still surprised that the "life-in-da-hood" movies still have a life.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    2 comments
    tweet
    4

    'Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal' Will Get A Theatrical Release (Details)

    I've just been informed that First Run Features film will open the film at Cinema Village theaters in New York City, on February 1, 2013.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    9 comments
    tweet
    29

    First Official Image Of Rooney Mara & Casey Affleck In 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints'

    Rooney Mara, Ben Foster and Casey Affleck. Those three names tied to one movie should be enough reason alone for you to go see it, but in a "Bonnie & Clyde"-esque, '70s set drama? Yeah, we're definitely in.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Athena Film Festival Honors Gale Anne Hurd with The Laura Ziskin Lifetime Achievement Award

    The third annual Athena Film Festival, co-founded by our own Melissa Silverstein, has announced the recipients for this year’s Athena Film Festival Awards, which honor actors, directors, producers and others involved in the film community for their contributions and leadership.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    18

    First Official Images, Poster & Synopsis For 'Primer' Director Shane Carruth's Sundance Entry 'Upstream Color'

    It was just over a year ago when word arrived that Shane Carruth was finally going to be starting work on his sophomore directorial effort "Upstream Color." Of course, not much was known about the project and word pretty much dried up from that point on, but it looks like the director has ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    'Les Miserables' Going IMAX In The U.K.

    There is no doubt that one of the biggest films of the year will be Tom Hooper's "Les Miserables." Already riding high on tremendous advance buzz, and with multiple Oscar nominations all but assured, it looks like audiences overseas are going to have an extra option when it comes ...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    3 comments
    tweet
    11

    2013 Sundance Film Festival Announces Films in US, World Competitions, Next (Who Made The Cut?)

    Hot off the presses!! Just received in my email inbox; and I haven't even finished with my Sundance 2013 predictions yet. I was halfway through my list, fully expecting the lineup to be announced on Friday or Monday, but they beat me to it!

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Watch: For Mike Nichols (1931-2014): ...Press Play
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1Weekend Box-Office: ‘Mockingjay’ Has ...The Playlist
  • Specialty Boxoffice: 'Girl Walks Home ...Thompson on Hollywood