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

News

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    Magnet Releasing Acquires 'Europa Report' with 'District 9' Star Sharlto Copley

    Magnet Releasing, the genre arm of Magnolia Pictures, has picked up US rights to sci-fi film "Europa Report," starring Sharlto Copley. Watch the teaser trailer below.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    'Animal Kingdom' Director David Michôd Goes Into Production on 'The Rover' with Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson

    Australian director David Michôd, who helmed 2010's brilliant white-knuckle crime film "Animal Kingdom," has gone into production on his next film, "The Rover." It stars Guy Pearce (also in "Animal Kingdom") and Robert Pattinson.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    12

    Disney Confirms 'Star Wars' Spin-Offs for Individual Characters -- Yoda's Up First

    Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed during an interview on CNBC that the Mouse House will release "Star Wars" spin-offs based on individual characters. The studio, which acquired Lucasfilm with long-time Steven Spielberg producer Kathleen Kennedy attached as CEO, is wasting no time pushing forward an ambit...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    111 comments
    tweet
    54

    Cast Of 'Roots' Responds To Quentin Tarantino's Diss Of The Landmark Miniseries

    Cast Of 'Roots' Responds To Quentin Tarantino's Diss Of The Landmark Miniseries

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    6

    Flying Monkeys & Mariah Carey? 'Oz The Great And Powerful' Just Got Real

    There seems to be two kinds of weird going on at Disney. There's the "good weird" which results in the still somewhat shocking $1 billion dollar haul for Tim Burton's "Alice In Wonderland." And then there's the "bad weird," Andrew Stanton's dull, yet odd...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Kino Lorber Acquires U.S. Rights to Joan Carr-Wiggin's Comedy, 'if i were you,' Starring Marcia Gay Harden

    Kino Lorber, Inc. has acquired U.S. theatrical rights to Joan Carr-Wggin's comedy "if i were you." The film stars Academy Award-winner Marcia Gay Harden, Leonor Watling ("Talk to Her"), and Aidan Quinn.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    9

    First Trailer For Raoul Peck's 'Deadly Assistance' (Exposé On Haiti's Post-Earthquake Billions)

    First Trailer For Raoul Peck's 'Deadly Assistance' (Exposé On Haiti's Post-Earthquake Billions)

    Read More »
    MORE: Raoul Peck
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Julia Stiles Playing Frances Marion in Jennifer DeLia's Mary Pickford Biopic 'The First'

    Julia Stiles has just signed on to play screenwriter Frances Marion in Jennifer DeLia’s The First, which is based on Eileen Whitfield’s biography Pickford: The Woman Who Made Hollywood.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    Berlin: Content Nabs International Rights to Sundance Award-Winner 'Crystal Fairy,' Starring Michael Cera

    Content has acquired international rights for "Crystal Fairy," Chilean director Sebastian Silva's slacker comedy starring Michael Cera that premiered opening night at the Sundance Film Festival.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    6

    Check Out The First Poster For Bong Joon-ho's 'Snowpiercer'

    It seems the release or premiere of Bong Joon-ho's "Snowpiercer" keeps getting closer and closer, and certainly it's one we're very excited about. The latest star-studded effort by the helmer behind "The Host" and "Mother" is beginning to show a bit more beh...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • How They Did It: Chappie Learns to Be ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Neill Blomkamp District 9Neill Blomkamp Says He Has A "Really ...The Playlist
  • For Your Weekend Viewing: Watch Documentary ...Shadow and Act