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

News

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    Eurythmics' Dave Stewart Stars in New Series of Theatrically Released Music Docs

    Rock icon Dave Stewart has just been signed by Cinedigm Entertainment Group to bring a series of music documentaries to movie theatres...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    2

    Melissa McCarthy & Jason Bateman's 'Identity Thief' Steals May 10, 2013 Release Date

    If it ain't broke, don't fix it. With "Bridesmaids" arriving in theaters on May 13th last year and becoming one of the biggest comedies of 2011, and suprisingly, an awards season player, Universal isn't rocking the boat with the next big Melissa McCarthy comedy.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    9 comments
    tweet
    4

    Rising British Star Daniel Kaluuya Signs With Talent Agency ICM

    Talent agency International Creative Management (ICM) lately seems to be building some sort of dream team, as they are snatching up young talent, left and right.  This week they added another strong player to their roster in British actor Daniel Kaluuya.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Owen Wilson Eyes 'Admission' With Tina Fey

    With Paul Weitz's "Being Flynn" beginning its limited rollout in theaters this weekend, the helmer isn't wasting any time getting to this next pic. The project, titled "Admission," has been brewing for over a year now, with Tina Fey attached to star, and it was just over ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    4

    Composer Alan Menken Over-Achieving in March with Three Broadway Musicals and (Woeful-Looking) 'Mirror Mirror'

    Though Relativity Media's "Mirror Mirror" looks like an embarrassing made-for-the-Disney-channel movie from the mid '90s, the film's original score still marks composer Alan Menken's fourth accomplisment in March...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    16

    Werner Herzog Talks Movie Music, Opera, The Career Of Klaus Kinski & The Humor In His Films At BAM

    Let the record show, Werner Herzog is the best when it comes to choosing music--after all, he said so last night. Talking to a completely full room at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Rose Theater after a screening of "The White Diamond," Herzog mulled over opera and working with musici...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    2

    David Ayer Returns to Los Angeles Streets with Handheld 'End of Watch'; In Theaters September 28

    Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña's "End of Watch" will land in theaters September 28, through Open Road. Written and directed by David Ayer (writer-director of "Street Kings," "Harsh Times"; writer of "Training Day," "The Fast and the Furious&q...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    2

    Jake Gyllenhaal & Michael Peña Will Go On 'End Of Watch' On Sept. 28th; 'On The Road' Hits U.K. Cinemas Sept. 21st

    If there's one thing David Ayer knows, it's cops. As a writer and/or director he's been behind "Training Day," "Dark Blue," "S.W.A.T." and now the upcoming "End Of Watch," which is getting ready for a fall release.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    5

    Kathryn Bigelow's 'Kill Bin Laden' Now Titled 'Zero Dark Thirty'; Production Greeted By Protests In India

    Well, the cameras are now rolling on Kathryn Bigelow's upcoming film in India, and the picture is already gaining controversy. Of course, there is still that ongoing (and pointless) Pentagon investigation about whether or not Bigelow and screenwriter Mark Boal were leaked classified documents, b...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    1

    Remember That Paul Potts Biopic? Harvey Weinstein Wants Katy Perry Or Adele To Play His Wife

    Does anyone still listen to Paul Potts? In case you forgot, he made a brief cultural splash a few years ago when he showed up on "Britain's Got Talent" and wowed audiences Susan Boyle-style, leading to a brief run of concerts and fame, before everyone moved to something else. But a mov...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon FilmsFantastic Fest Review: Movie Studio ...The Playlist
  • Emma Thompson Talks Screenwriting: 'If ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Poland And Canada Take Top Prizes At ...Animation Scoop