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

News

  • Shadow and Act
    4 comments
    tweet
    20

    Idris Elba Confirms Nelson Mandela Project + Source Material + Expected Dates

    News of Idris Elba playing Nelson Mandela has been circulating the web for at least a month or 2, and while we've known about it, we didn't (and still haven't) posted anything about it because, as far as I know, there hasn't been any confirmation of it... until now anyway.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    2

    Paul Dano Says Kelly Reichardt's 'Night Moves' Aiming For Summer Shoot; Says 'He Loves Me' Will Arrive Later This Year

    While other young actors might be chasing the next hot project, few of Paul Dano's colleagues boast the kind of resume he has already assembled thus far into his career. Earning early notice thanks to turns in "L.I.E." and "The Girl Next Door," he broke out with the comedy smash "Little Miss Sunshin...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    3

    Netflix and Weinsteins Strike First Streaming Deal, Including Likely Oscar-Winner 'The Artist'

    It won’t be long before likely Oscar-winner “The Artist” will silently grace your instant queue. Yes, Netflix and The Weinstein Company have established a streaming deal.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    "The Supreme Price" - New Doc On Movement To Increase Participation Of Women In Leadership Roles In Nigeria

    Chicken & Egg Pictures - the award-winning hybrid film fund and non-profit production company dedicated to supporting women filmmakers - recently announced its 2012 Open Call grant recipients - quite the international list of projects, including stories set in Africa that immediately got my...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    31

    Guillermo del Toro Returns to Mexico with an Animated Epic, 'Day of the Dead'

    Guillermo del Toro will produce a new animated movie for Reel FX, titled "Day of the Dead." The CG-animated picture, directed by Emmy award-winner Jorge R. Gutierrez ("El Tigre"), is set for a fall 2014 release. This isn't del Toro's first stab at animation; he prod...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    22

    Comcast Wants to Launch a Netflix Killer With Streampix

    Streampix comes with a major caveat: You must have Comcast cable -- and unless you take a package that includes video, broadband and phone, it's an additional $4.99 per month.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    5

    Nick Offerman Joins Diablo Cody's 'Lamb Of God': Watch The Best Of Ron Swanson

    It's been no secret around here that we're big fans of "Parks & Recreation," but one of the shows biggest comedic weapons over its three seasons (and in the midst of its fourth) has been Nick Offerman as Ron Swanson, the director of the Parks Department. It's hard to descri...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    20

    Netflix 1, Cable Ouch! "The Artist" Will Make Its Pay TV Premiere on Netflix Instant

    Oscar front-runner "The Artist," along with best-documentary nominee "Undefeated," will make their pay-TV debuts on Netflix as streaming titles.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    5

    Roadside Acquires 'Blue Like Jazz' Before SXSW Premiere

    Roadside Attractions has acquired U.S. rights to "Blue Like Jazz," prior to its world premiere in the Narrative Spotlight section at the upcoming 2012 South-by-Southwest Film Festival. The film, directed by Steve Taylor ("The Second Chance") and based on the hit semi-autobiograph...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    4

    Willem Dafoe Says He's Signed On For 'John Carter' Sequels, But Still Unsure About Lars Von Trier's 'Nymphomaniac'

    Over the course of his three decade career, Willem Dafoe has been a difficult actor to pinpoint, both as an indie darling, and equally at home in big budget fair like “Spider-Man” and this year’s Disney tentpole, “John Carter.” Dafoe portrays Martian Tars Tarkas in the ...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • The Smiley Face (Yes, That One) Is Getting ...Animation Scoop
  • Douglas-Keaton- Clay EnosAnd So It GoesLeonard Maltin
  • Magic in the Moonlight-Colin Firth-Emma StoneMagic In The MoonlightLeonard Maltin