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    The Amazing Race: Which Films Might Make It Through The Arcane Rules Of The Foreign Language Branch?

    Arguably the most frequently controversial of the Oscar categories, Best Foreign Language Film is a minefield at almost every stage, full of complex rules and loopholes that make sense to almost no one. First a film has to be nominated by its local committee, where personal grudges and politica...

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    In Theaters: 'Tower Heist' Will Try to Steal Box Office Dollars from 'Harold & Kumar'

    We are in the heady post Halloween time, my friends. Apparently this is when all those awards contenders get in line to start their rollout, but I don’t see a one in the mix this weekend! Instead we get “A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas.” Um, it is NOT time for Christmas movi...

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    Ridley Scott Says His Second 'Blade Runner' Is "Liable To Be A Sequel"

    As if he didn't blow enough fanboy minds when it was announced that he'd be making an "Alien" spinoff thingy with "Prometheus," Ridley Scott positively left brains in a puddle on the floor when this summer he decided, he was going to head back to the world of "B...

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    'Dirty Dancing' Remake To Get Sweaty In Cinemas On July 26, 2013

    Well, with "Footloose" opening at number two and earning (to date) $45 million at the box office, it's a modest success for the low budget film, one that proves that a) 1980s "classics" are not sacred and b) at least not sacred enough that people won't pay to see the...

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    Elijah Wood To Star In Remake Of 1980 Splatter Flick 'Maniac'

    It looks like Elijah Wood is ready to get back in touch with his evil side. After surprising many with his turn as the silent Kevin in "Sin City," the actor will followup his time in the shire by killing some people. Cinematically speaking, of course.

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    'The Smurfs' Writers Jay Scherick & David Ronn Will Ruin 'Popeye' This Time

    Back in 2003, people were surprised when Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, writers of “Cats & Dogs,” followed up that piece of fluff with the smart and filthy “Bad Santa.” Ficarra and Requa have gone to direct “I Love You Philip Morris” and “Crazy, Stup...

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    Are A-List Stars Saving—Or Waylaying—Indie Film?

    Are A-List Stars Saving—Or Waylaying—Indie Film?

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    Commercials Director Randy Krallman To Make His Feature Debut On 'Bullies' Starring Danny McBride

    Danny McBride’s had a tough 2011 at the box office. “Your Highness” and “30 Minutes or Less” were basically flops, but money isn’t everything, and McBride is a talented guy who seems to be well-liked by people who greenlight movies. He’d have to be afte...

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    Experimental Filmmaker Ken Jacobs Occupies Wall Street - in 3D!

    The number of filmmakers documenting the Occupy Wall Street is growing. After recent efforts by Jonathan Demme and Jem Cohen, veteran avant-garde luminary Ken Jacobs -- father of Azazel Jacobs -- has uploaded a 6-part series of videos to YouTube (part one is embedded below). Like many of videos t...

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    Anti-fracking “Gasland” Director Josh Fox Keeps Up the Heat

    Anti-fracking “Gasland” Director Josh Fox Keeps Up the Heat

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