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

News

  • Shadow and Act
    3 comments
    tweet
    28

    Urbanworld Film Festival Unveils 49-Film 2012 Lineup Including 17 World Premieres

    I'll return to highlight films we haven't already covered, in individual posts. In the meantime, here's a summary of what you can expect...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    10

    Lisa Cholodenko To Direct D.C. Set Mystery 'November Criminals'

    With Lisa Cholodenko's "The Kids Are All Right" now a couple of years in the rearview, she has yet to get behind the camera of her next feature. But it's not as if she's short of options. Among the projects she has been linked to in the past little while are the family film&nbs...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Trailer: 'Head Games' (On Sports Concussion Crisis, From 'Hoop Dreams,' 'Interrupters' Director)

    He directed 2 of the most reverred documentaries made in the last 20 years (you'll likely find both of them on many lists of top documentaries of all time - 1994's Hoop Dreams and 2011's The Interrupters), and now director Steve James will tackle the "concussion crisis in sport...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    12

    Will & Jada Smith Will Present Shola Lynch's 'Free Angela & All Political Prisoners' At TIFF

    Toronto International Film Festival director Cameron Bailey revealed in an interview with the Toronto Star that Will and Jada Pinkett Smith will be attending this year's festival, specifically to present Shola Lynch's Angela Davis documentary, Free Angela & All Political Prisoners.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    30 comments
    tweet
    11

    John Williams' Tracklist For Soundtrack To Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' Is Suitably Important & Historical

    Yep, another Stephen Spielberg movie means another John Williams score, and the upcoming Oscar contender "Lincoln" will mark their 26th collaboration ("Duel" and "The Color Purple" being the only films in Spielberg's oeuvre the composer hasn't scored). And with...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    14 comments
    tweet
    22

    David Fincher Exits 'Cleopatra' With Angelina Jolie; Sony Searches For New Director With Eye On Ang Lee

    So, is David Fincher's relationship with Sony in trouble, or does Scott Rudin simply want to get moving on "Cleopatra" starring Angelina Jolie? It remains to be seen where the truth lies, but one thing is certain: David Fincher won't be involved with the film.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    8 comments
    tweet
    14

    Denzel Washington, Brad Pitt In Talks To Star In Stephen Gaghan's 'Candy Store'

    I don't believe these two have ever worked together, have they?

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    24

    Sundance Institute Adds 11 Films to Hulu, Netflix and SnagFilms Through Its Artist Services Program

    The Sundance Institute announced Thursday that 11 independent films supported by its Artist Services Program are now available on Hulu, Netflix and SnagFilms (Indiewire's parent company).  The Artist Services Program gives Sundance alumni exclusive opportunities to self-distribute, mar...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    10

    Brad Pitt & Denzel Washington Might Walk Into Stephen Gaghan's 'Candy Store'

    It has been seven years since writer Stephen Gaghan got behind the camera and delivered "Syriana," and while he has kicked around a variety of projects since, lined up various producing and writing gigs (including doing a polish on M. Night Shymalan's upcoming "After Earth"),...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    8 comments
    tweet
    10

    Promo Poster (?) For Will Smith's 'Redemption Of Cain' Shows Angry Face, Summer 2015 Release

    Biblical adaptations are apparently all the rage in Hollywood right now, and, as revealed earlier last month, Will Smith is jumping on that bandwagon.

    Read More »
    MORE: Will Smith

Recent Posts


  • ARIELLE BERNSTEIN: Images and Illusions: ...Press Play
  • ANIME REVIEW: "Dragon Ball Z: The Battle ...Animation Scoop
  • TRAILER: Tyler Perry's "Madea's Tough ...Animation Scoop