| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Hulu continues to step up its game with its original series. On Thursday, the online streaming TV company announced that it had picked up the comedy series "Casual," to be directed by Jason Reitman, to series.
The series, written by Zander Lehmann,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Oh, what a tangled World Wide Web we weave. Such is the focus of "Men, Women & Children," Jason Reitman's ensemble drama about the intersecting lives — online and off — of various teens and adults in a suburban Texas town.
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
As the online world has moved to the center of everyday life, it has often been a struggle for movies to depict the changes in how people behave and interact. Both from a formal sense of showing communication via various screens and devices but also...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 11:21 AM
“The Imitation Game” has won the Grolsch People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival, cementing its status as an Oscar-season front runner.
Morten Tyldum’s WWII-era drama stars Benedict Cumberbatch as eccentric...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 11:15 PM
Naked pictures of Jennifer Lawrence were among a number of nude and risque images posted online Sunday in what appears to be a major breach of celebrity accounts.
"This is a flagrant violation of privacy," a spokesperson for "The Hunger Games" star said...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Paramount has set Jason Reitman's "Men, Women and Children" for an awards-season run and will open the drama-comedy Oct. 1.
The studio will expand the film on Oct. 10, followed by a wide release on Oct. 17.
"Men, Women and Children" will premiere at the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:30 AM
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...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Chad Kultgen is best known for his book "The Average American Male," the 2007 bestseller full of the meandering life and X-rated thoughts of, that's right, an average 20-something guy. Some people found it hilarious, others, misogynist. But it's his...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Healthy, even heated competition between film festivals is nothing new. Cannes was founded in the late '30s as the French response to Venice. In recent years, Shanghai has felt the heat from the government-backed Beijing, while both SXSW and Tribeca...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:00 PM
The way to Anna Kendrick's heart is not through her mailbox. If a fan sends something to her home address, that something is going in the trash.
Even if that something is a girl's best friend.
"There's no way of telling this story that doesn't make me...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:00 AM
There's a small but established tradition of Sundance Film Festival directors turning their festival shorts into full-length Sundance features. But few in the 30-year history of the nation's top showcase for independent film had successfully attempted...