| Dec 3, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Dramas with unlikely performers and documentaries about unexpected subjects dot the 2015 Sundance lineup -- including a Sarah Silverman film about an addict mother and nonfiction looks at subjects as diverse as Mexican drug cartels and the amateur porn...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The Sundance Film Festival is often a place where film actors can try on new guises outside the high-pressure, pigeonholing world of mainstream Hollywood. But when the indie fest gets underway next month, it will bring a very particular kind of...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
PARIS- New York-based exec Nicholas Shumaker is set to ankle Memento Films International, the outfit behind Julianne Moore starrer "Still Alice" and Joachim Trier's "Louder Than Bombs."
Shumaker had been with the company for four years, spearheading...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Sundance Institute Next Fest will kick off with a 10th anniversary screening of "Napoleon Dynamite" on Aug. 7 at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
The film, starring Jon Heder and directed by Jared Hess, premiered at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival....
| Mar 7, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Whenever I find myself in a bleak mood, a quick glance at the Ron Swanson Pyramid of Greatness usually does the trick. A near-perfect melding of minds between the "Parks and Recreation" writing staff and actor Nick Offerman, this visual guide on how to...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Before "Prince Avalanche" was selected for the Sundance Film Festival this year, few people even knew of its existence. This wouldn't be surprising for a debut indie or foreign language import, but the film is written and directed by well-known...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:43 PM
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This week's TV Movies
"Glee's" Darren Criss and "Pretty...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Sundance Film Festival takes place every January in the small, snowy ski town of Park City, Utah. So the bright sunshine and palm trees featured in the advertising for Sundance's inaugural Next Weekend festival in Los Angeles announce straight away...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:55 AM
"Zero Dark Thirty," Kathryn Bigelow's drama about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, was named the best film of the year Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
The movie, set to open in limited release Dec. 19, took home two other...
| Aug 30, 2012
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Correct me if I'm wrong, but it's probably not standard procedure at fast food restaurants to conduct a strip search of an employee just because a police officer calls and demands it. Especially when the man on the phone asks...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 5:59 AM
John Waters give a bad interview? It can't be done.
The Baltimore filmmaker just chatted in his typical no-holds-barred way with Broward/Palm Beach New Times as a prelude to a Florida performance of his one-man show "This Filthy World." That he...