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

News

  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    11

    Marianne Jean Baptiste, Lou Gossett Jr (Others) Cast In Spike Lee Exec Produced Indie

    Long-time Spike Lee editor Barry Alexander Brown (he cut 13 of Spike's films) will reportedly be getting behind the camera and into the director's chair (although not the first time) to direct an indie feature titled Son Of The South, which Spike Lee will executive produce.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    7

    Roundup of Pieces on Nora Ephron

    Here are some of the pieces on the death of Nora Ephron.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    8

    Watch: Red Band Trailer For 'Hit And Run' Starring Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell & A Dreadlocked Bradley Cooper

    After playing small roles in a variety of comedies like “Baby Mama” and “Idiocracy,” Dax Shepard is set to lead his most high-profile project to date, the R-rated action comedy “Hit And Run.” While the first trailer looked like any other generic action comedy...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    5 comments
    tweet
    5

    Noel Clarke Talks Remaking 'I, Robot," Returning To 'Dr Who' & Working On 'Star Trek' Sequel

    Brit renaissance man Noel Clarke has a movie coming out (in the UK) this Friday - the sci-fi/horror flick Storage 24, which we've covered quite a bit on this site - and he's been actively promoting it as you'd imagine, making the usual press rounds. 

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    16

    Steven Soderbergh Says He Is "More Likely" To Return To Television Than Film After His Hiatus

    With lensing on his thriller "The Bitter Pill" with Channing Tatum and Rooney Mara likely nearing its end, "Magic Mike" already generating solid buzz and casting on his planned finale "Behind The Candelabra" kicking up a gear over the last week or so, the end is ir...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    4

    First Images Of 'Jack Reacher' & RZA's 'Iron Fists' Plus 3 New Pics From 'The Great Gatsby' & 'Byzantium'

    We have some new looks at a vampire film, a 3D adaptation of classic American literature, and a bloody martial arts film and upcoming thriller to start your day. So let's get cracking....

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    'Otelo Burning' US Theatrical Release In NYC This September, Screening At CIFF In October

    Otelo Burning, the Sara Blecher-directed drama set in South Africa in the late 80's, was one of the highlights screening at American Black Film Festival over the weekend (see my review HERE).

    Read More »
    MORE: News
  • The Playlist
    16 comments
    tweet
    16

    Freida Pinto Is The Latest Actress Spotted Shooting Terrence Malick's 'Knight Of Cups' With Christian Bale

    As production on Terrence Malick's "Knight Of Cups" continues in Los Angeles, more unannounced cast members keep being discovered from set photos published online. First it was Wes Bentley, then Imogen Poots, now the latest piece of the puzzle is "Slumdog Millionaire" actress Freida Pinto, who has b...

    Read More »
  • SydneysBuzz
    0 comments
    tweet
    7

    LatinoBuzz: Would you like hot sauce with your popcorn? Courting Latino Moviegoers

    As the U.S. Latino population continues to grow, industries are eager to acquire their market whose purchasing power exceeds $1 trillion. And so the film industry is hungry to capitalize on the leading ethnic group driving theater sales, Latinos.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    12 comments
    tweet
    46

    Nora Ephron Dies at 71

    I'm sitting here reeling from the news that Nora Ephron has died.  No one even knew she was sick and now she is gone.  The loss to movies, and especially to women in movies, cannot be underestimated.  This is a woman who was an Oscar nominated screenwriter three times over for Sil...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Reelz Holiday Special-2014I’m Baaack—On Reelz ChannelLeonard Maltin
  • Felicia LeatherwoodWatch: Celebrity Stylist Felicia Leatherwood ...Shadow and Act
  • Watch: What's at the Heart of the Sadness ...Press Play