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  • Kurt Russell: Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' could shoot in early 2015

    Kurt Russell: Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' could shoot in early 2015
    Quentin Tarantino's on-again, off-again project "The Hateful Eight" looks to be on again, according to potential cast member Kurt Russell. While promoting his new documentary, "The Battered Bastards of Baseball" (about his father Bing's minor league...
  • Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' tops, 'Boyhood' shines

    It took a set of evolved primates to end the dominance of colossal transforming robots at the box office. "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” became king of the multiplex after taking in $73 million over the weekend in the U.S. and Canada, according to...
  • 'Community' Creator Dan Harmon's 'Harmontown' Gets North American Distribution

    Neil Berkeley's documentary "Harmontown," showcasing "Community" creator Dan Harmon, has been acquired for North American and U.K. distribution by The Orchard. "Harmontown," which debuted at South by Southwest in March, will received a fall theatrical...
  • Festival Notebook: Jerusalem Keeps Its Cool Amid Rocket Attacks

    I was still on the road to Jerusalem -- where I had been invited to serve as a member of the documentary jury at this year's Jerusalem Film Festival -- last Thursday, when the first air raid siren sounded. "Can you hear it?" asked the driver charged...
  • Michael Moore Returns to Toronto With 'Roger & Me's' 25th Anniversary

    Michael Moore will hit the 2014 Toronto Intl. Film Festival for a special 25th anniversary screening of his 1989 documentary "Roger & Me," and will participate in a keynote conversation to kick off the industry conference's two-day doc event. "Roger &...
  • 'Guys and Dolls' Joins Venice Classics Line-up

    LONDON -- The Venice Film Festival has unveiled its Venice Classics line-up, which includes Joseph L. Mankiewicz's "Guys and Dolls" (1955) and Francois Truffaut's "Baisers voles" (Stolen Kisses, 1968). The section is devoted to classic films that have...
  • Film Review: 'And So It Goes'

    Somewhere, Billy Joel is cringing. While the title of Rob Reiner's "And So It Goes" seems intended as take-it-on-the-chin affirmation of life's inevitable detours and potholes, the movie itself feels like a surrender -- to the kind of geriatric...
  • Roger Ebert movie: The lessons of 'Life Itself'

    Roger Ebert movie: The lessons of 'Life Itself'
    At first, Steve James was not intimidated at the prospect of directing the documentary film version of Roger Ebert's memoirs. The two men had a cordial professional relationship for 20 years, dating back to when Ebert helped launch James' career with...
  • Karlovy Vary Jury Prexy Ahmet Boyacioglu on Turkey's Blossoming Film Scene

    Prominent Turkish film industry multi-hyphenate (fest programmer, producer, director, promoter) Ahmet Boyacioglu is this year's chairman of the East of the West jury at Karlovy Vary Film Festival, which recently added Turkey and Greece to its core...
  • Film Review: 'Honour'

    Earnest issue drama and pulpy B-thriller mechanics make awkward but not uncompelling bedfellows in "Honour," a debut feature from BAFTA-nominated writer-director Shan Khan that exploits the perceived rise of Islamic "honor killings" in the U.K. to luridly...
  • Bernardo Bertolucci Talks His New Movie, Considers 3D

    Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci enters the living room of his Rome apartment through a door that had been in New York's now-defunct New Yorker Theater, the legendary mecca for film buffs where his "Before the Revolution" screened in 1965, when he was...