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  • Telluride: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' leavens a somber story with humor

    Telluride: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' leavens a somber story with humor
    Jon Stewart's "Rosewater" is about a deathly serious subject -- the Iranian government's 2009 imprisonment of Newsweek journalist Maziar Bahari.  But, as Telluride Film Festival audiences discovered at the political drama's first public screening Friday...
  • Toronto: Shoreline Swoops on 'I Am Not Lorena' (EXCLUSIVE)

    MADRID - U.S. sales company Shoreline Entertainment and Chile's Forastero, producer of Golden Globe-nominated "The Maid," an early Shoreline sales hit, are re-teaming on "I Am Not Lorena," which world preems in the Toronto Fest's Discovery section....
  • 'Last Exorcism 2′ Director Boards Sci-Fi Thriller 'Pivot'

    Lotus Entertainment has tapped Ed Gass-Donnelly, director of "The Last Exorcism Part II," to write and direct the sci-fi thriller "Pivot." The story centers on a scientist inventing a device to pivot between parallel universes to save his wife's life --...
  • Tokyo Festival Reveals Major Asian Push

    TOKYO - Yasushi Shiina, new head of the Tokyo International Film Festival, has unveiled a seven-year initiative to promote Asian films and nurture Asian film professionals. Festival officials announced the outreach initiative Tuesday as part of plans...
  • TIFF 2014: John Cusack and Paul Dano channel a Brian Wilson melody

    TIFF 2014: John Cusack and Paul Dano channel a Brian Wilson melody
    There are few genres that get filmmakers more excited, and audiences more bored, than the music biopic. Oft-trod, easily misbegotten, it’s a form that can even turn sane filmmaking heads into concrete--and movies into VH1-ified examinations of...
  • Toronto Film Festival Completes Lineup

    Jennifer Aniston, Juliette Binoche, Steve Carell, Michael Douglas, Tina Fey, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dustin Hoffman, Diane Keaton, Melissa Leo, Bill Murray, Bill Nighy, Al Pacino, Vanessa Redgrave, Adam Sandler, John Travolta and Kristen Wiig are among the array...
  • 'Men, Women & Children' trailer: Jason Reitman on Internet-era angst

    One of the great contradictions of the Internet age is that the very technologies that allow people to connect in new ways also lead to some powerful forms of disconnection. That paradox is dramatized to haunting effect in the new teaser trailer for...
  • TIFF 2014: 'St. Vincent,' Roger Waters doc among late additions

    TIFF 2014: 'St. Vincent,' Roger Waters doc among late additions
    The Toronto International Film Festival has announced one final round of world premieres for its gathering that begins Sept. 4. Topping the list is Bill Murray’s eccentric-neighbor dramedy “St. Vincent,” which will be screened for...
  • WATCH: First Trailer for Jason Reitman's 'Men, Women & Children'

    Paramount has released the first trailer for Jason Reitman's drama-comedy "Men, Women & Children" ahead of its premiere at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival next month. The film stars Adam Sandler, Rosemarie DeWitt, Emma Thompson, Jennifer Garner,...
  • Kevin Smith, Johnny Depp and their daughters teaming on 'Yoga Hosers'

    Kevin Smith, Johnny Depp and their daughters teaming on 'Yoga Hosers'
    Kevin Smith and Johnny Depp are keeping it in the family for "Yoga Hosers." The director and star are set to begin shooting the upcoming action-adventure this week with their daughters, Harley Quinn Smith and Lily-Rose Depp, co-starring, according to...
  • Preview: Schedule of the Biggest Film Festivals This Fall

    Aug. 21-Sept. 1 Montreal World Festival Celebrating its 38th year with a distinctly Gallic flavor, MWFF will open with "We Love You, You Bastard," from French director -- and longtime festival supporter -- Claude Lelouch. Montreal closes with a tribute to...