| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:03 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - 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...
| 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....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Today's New York Film Critics Circle prizes are a big boost to Fox Searchlight's "12 Years a Slave" and Warner Bros.' "Gravity." Not because they won big -- "12 Years" won director for Steve McQueen, while there were none for "Gravity" -- but because...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The National Board of Review's selection of "Her" as best film of 2013 made it official: This year's awards race is not a two-way battle -- it's more like a Royal Rumble, where a flood of wrestlers are involved in a huge smackdown to gain the top spot....
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...