| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:30 PM
After a rough summer at the box office, Sony is poised for a little relief, with toon sequel "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2" tracking to outdo its 2009 predecessor in the $30 million-$40 million range.
The toon will see the strongest turnout from...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:27 PM
... but what he really wanted to do was direct.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a familiar and widely liked face, a fact adjacent to his being a good actor. His mug has been in America's homes and on various-size screens for most of his 32 years.
He was in "A...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:07 PM
What happens when a surreal on-screen world takes a museum form? Sometimes it can get stodgy. Other times it can bring to life what had previously existed only on the screen or in our minds.
On Friday, one such experiment takes flight in Toronto with...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
"The Great Folk Scare" is how the late singer-songwriter Dave Van Ronk jokingly referred to the 1960s American folk music revival. But there was nothing to fear Sept. 29 at Manhattan's Town Hall, where a who's-who of folkies past and present gathered to...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Julianne Moore has come on board "Still Alice," starring as a university professor in an adaptation of Lisa Genova's novel.
"Still Alice" is scheduled to start shooting New York mid-February. CAA is representing the film in the U.S. while Memento Films...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Backup Media has joined forces with Maje Production's Marie Savare to launch BSM Studio as a one-stop financing shop.
The venture, unveiled during the American Film Market, has already backed a pair of projects: "Still Alice," starring Julianne Moore...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
After 16 years at the helm of Coach, Reed Krakoff left the American heritage brand this fall to chart a solo course with his own label, which is starting to really gain momentum.
In the three years since launching his namesake brand, Krakoff has dressed...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Emotional impact is not the first quality one thinks of when the subject is science-fiction adventures. Yet that’s one of the qualities that sets "Gravity" apart as a stratospheric achievement. Not just a futuristic...
| May 11, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Divorce and its impact on children caught in its crossfire may be thought of as an issue of recent generations, but more than 115 years ago, Henry James made it the foundation of his novel "What Maisie Knew." A new film version of the 1897 book,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Today comes word from the folks over at Yahoo that searches for the name "Tom Ford" have spiked 155% in the last month and that the search engine's queries for the fashion designer's name are up ninefold in 2013 compared with the same time last year.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Lee Daniels' The Butler
PG-13; Forest Whitaker, David Banner, Mariah Carey, Alex Pettyfer, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, James Marsden. Based on a true story, Cecil Gaines served as a butler in the White House for eight terms, major events such as the...