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    You Betcha: 'Fargo' Arriving on Newly Remastered Blu-ray

    Coens fans, take note. Crime classic "Fargo" is arriving on newly remastered Blu-ray on April 1. No, this isn't an early April Fool's joke.

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    SXSW Deal: Oscilloscope Takes Comedy 'Buzzard' by Joel Potrykus (TRAILER)

    A few days shy of the 2014 edition of SXSW, Oscilloscope has nabbed comedy "Buzzard," set to make its world premiere at the fest on March 8. Directed by Joel Potrykus, it follows a small-time scam artist who finds himself on a strange journey to Detroit, with only bad checks, a Nintendo Power Glove ...

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    $50,000 Alfred P. Sloan Student Screenwriting Prize Goes to 'Survival of the Fittest,' by UCLA's Laura Alsum

    The Tribeca Film Institute has revealed the recipient of the 2014 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Student Grand Jury Prize for Screenwriting. “Survival of the Fittest” by Laura Alsum, a UCLA film student, was selected as winner from the science-themed scripts submitted by six leading film schools partici...

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    David Fincher In Early Talks to Helm Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Biopic

    Following their collaboration on "The Social Network," it seems that director David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin (who scored a Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar for the film) will re-team. Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic script, based on Walter Isaacson's bestselling biography, is reportedly poised to have Finch...

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    Lena Dunham to Make SNL Hosting Debut on March 8

    Add "SNL host" to Lena Dunham's long list of accomplishments. The "Girls" creator and star is set to host the show on March 8.

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    'True Detective' Director Cary Fukunaga Has Untitled War Project In the Works at Fox

    Needless to say, "True Detective" director Cary Fukunaga is on a roll right now. As that eight-episode HBO series unspools with many a fervent admirer (and a few dissenters), Fukunaga has sold a six-figure pitch to Fox. The project is untitled and set during contemporary wartime; Nicole Riegel, a fe...

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    Find Out Where You Belong in the Film Industry with this Funny Flowchart

    What's your place in the film industry? Filmsourcing Blog has created an amusing flow chart which shows you where you're best suited based on key realities like appreciation of money, already having money, being "unknown and/or female," being skilled at cleaning up other people's messes, and much mo...

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    Tina Fey to Star as Middle East Reporter Kim Barker In 'The Taliban Shuffle'

    Tina Fey is set to star in and produce "The Taliban Shuffle," the big-screen adaptation of Kim Barker's memoir of the same title, which recounts her work as a journalist in Afghanistan and Pakistan since 2002.

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    Meryl Streep Joins Carey Mulligan for 'Suffragette,' Written by Abi Morgan

    Meryl Streep is set to play Brit political activist Emmilene Pankhurst in "Suffragette," alongside Carey Mulligan. The period drama will be helmed by Sarah Gavron ("Brick Lane"), and is written by "Iron Lady" scribe Abi Morgan.

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    Terry Gilliam Plans to Film Long-Troubled 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' This Fall

    Seventh time's a charm? Terry Gilliam has announced that he will be starting production on his long-time labor of love "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" on the Canary Islands in the fall. This is the seventh time over the past 20 years the director has attempted to get his troubled adaptation of Cerv...

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