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STEVE JOBS: THE MAN IN THE MACHINE Among Documentary Films Coming to CNN in 2016 STEVE JOBS: THE MAN IN THE MACHINE Among Documentary Films Coming to CNN in 2016
by TV News Desk - March 10, 2015

CNN will premiere five new documentary films in 2016, the network announced today prior to its May upfront presentation in Manhattan. Each documentary is a co-production with CNN Films and is expected to premiere in theaters prior to their broadcasts on CNN/U.S.... (more...)
TFF Sets Spotlight Midnight & Special Screenings Lineups TFF Sets Spotlight Midnight & Special Screenings Lineups
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2015

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced its feature film selections in the Spotlight, Midnight, and Special Screening sections as well as work in progress screenings. The 14th edition of the Festival will take place from April 15 to April 26 in New York City.... (more...)
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inks 2-Year First-Look Deal with Immersive Pictures Sony Pictures Entertainment Inks 2-Year First-Look Deal with Immersive Pictures
by Movies News Desk - February 26, 2015

Sony Pictures Entertainment has entered into a two-year, first-look deal with Josh Bratman's Immersive Pictures, it was announced today by Michael De Luca and Hannah Minghella, presidents of Production for Columbia Pictures.... (more...)
Universal Pictures Announces October Release Date for STEVE JOBS Universal Pictures Announces October Release Date for STEVE JOBS
by Movies News Desk - February 04, 2015

Universal Pictures announced today that STEVE JOBS will be released in theaters on Friday, October 9, 2015. The biopic will compete against The Finest Hours, Kidnap and Vacation, also set to hit theaters on that date.... (more...)
THE IMITATION GAME Wins USC Libraries Scripter Award THE IMITATION GAME Wins USC Libraries Scripter Award
by Movies News Desk - February 02, 2015

Screenwriter Graham Moore and author Andrew Hodges received the 27th-annual USC Libraries Scripter Award for β€œThe Imitation Game.” Selection committee chair Howard Rodman announced the winners at the black-tie event on Saturday, Jan. 31, at USC's historic Doheny Memorial Library.... (more...)
Perla Haney-Jardine to Play Steve Jobs' Daughter in Upcoming Biopic Perla Haney-Jardine to Play Steve Jobs' Daughter in Upcoming Biopic
by Movies News Desk - January 05, 2015

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Perla Haney-Jardine will portray Steve Jobs's daughter Lisa in Universal's upcoming biopic based on Walter Isaacson's biography about the Apple co-founder. Danny Boyle directs.... (more...)
Mark Schultz Apologizes for Harshly-Worded Criticisms of FOXCATCHER Mark Schultz Apologizes for Harshly-Worded Criticisms of FOXCATCHER
by BWW News Desk - January 03, 2015

Olympic wrestling champion Mark Schultz has addressed his angry Tweets regarding the Golden Globe-nominated film adaptation of his biography, FOXCATCHER.... (more...)
Michael Stuhlbarg Joins Cast of Universal's Steve Jobs Biopic Michael Stuhlbarg Joins Cast of Universal's Steve Jobs Biopic
by Movies News Desk - December 17, 2014

According to Deadline, Michael Stuhlbarg has signed on for Universal Pictures' Steve Jobs biopic, directed by Danny Boyle.... (more...)
BLACK-ISH, GET ON UP, Jennifer Hudson Among Nominees of 46th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS BLACK-ISH, GET ON UP, Jennifer Hudson Among Nominees of 46th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - December 09, 2014

Nominations have been revealed for the 46th annual NAACP Image Awards. The event will take place on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, and be broadcast live on TV One.... (more...)
Natalie Portman Turns Down Female Lead in Universal's Steve Jobs Biopic Natalie Portman Turns Down Female Lead in Universal's Steve Jobs Biopic
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2014

As previously reported, Natalie Portman was recently in talks to play the female lead in Universal Pictures' Steve Jobs biopic, directed by Danny Boyle. Today, Variety has confirmed that Portman has passed on the role, though no reasons were given.... (more...)
Natalie Portman to Join Universal's Steve Jobs Biopic? Natalie Portman to Join Universal's Steve Jobs Biopic?
by Movies News Desk - November 26, 2014

Variety writes that Natalie Portman is now in talks to play the female lead in Universal Pictures' Steve Jobs biopic, directed by Danny Boyle.... (more...)
Universal Nabs Steve Jobs Biopic Universal Nabs Steve Jobs Biopic
by Movies News Desk - November 24, 2014

The Hollywood Reporter writes that Universal Pictures has picked up Sony's dropped Steve Jobs biopic at a cost of more than $30 million. The film stars Michael Fassbender as the Apple co-founder.... (more...)
Sony Drops Steve Jobs Biopic Sony Drops Steve Jobs Biopic
by Movies News Desk - November 19, 2014

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony Pictures has let go of its upcoming Steve JOBS biopic, which would have stared Michael Fassbender as the Apple mogul.... (more...)
Seth Rogen to Play Steve Wozniak in Sony's Steve Jobs Biopic Seth Rogen to Play Steve Wozniak in Sony's Steve Jobs Biopic
by Movies News Desk - October 30, 2014

According to Variety, Seth Rogen is set to play Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak in Sony's upcoming Steve Jobs biopic. Jessica Chastain is also in talks for an 'unspecified role.'... (more...)
Official! Christian Bale to Portray Steve Jobs in New Biopic Official! Christian Bale to Portray Steve Jobs in New Biopic
by Movies News Desk - October 23, 2014

Screenwriter Aaron Sorking confirmed today via Bloomberg.com that Christian Bale will take on the role of computer genius Steve Jobs in a new upcoming biograyphy based on Walter Isaacson's biography. Danny Boyle will direct.... (more...)
Roger Ebert Biopic LIFE ITSELF Returns to Big Screen Roger Ebert Biopic LIFE ITSELF Returns to Big Screen
by Movies News Desk - October 20, 2014

'Life Itself,' (Magnolia Pictures) the acclaimed documentary chronicling the life of world renowned film critic Roger Ebert, is back on the big screen in Chicago for one night only this Wednesday as part of the Chicago International Film Festival.... (more...)
ALGORITHMS Hits Theaters in Los Angeles Today ALGORITHMS Hits Theaters in Los Angeles Today
by Movies News Desk - October 17, 2014

First Run Features presents The Blind Chess Players of India in ALGORITHMS. The movie hits theaters in Los Angeles today, October 17 and opens in New York City on October 24, 2014.... (more...)
David Krumholtz, James Dumont, Josh Pais and Wrenn Schmidt Join Hank Williams Film I SAW THE LIGHT David Krumholtz, James Dumont, Josh Pais and Wrenn Schmidt Join Hank Williams Film I SAW THE LIGHT
by Movies News Desk - October 15, 2014

David Krumholtz, Josh Pais, James Dumont and Wrenn Schmidt have joined Tom Hiddleston and Elizabeth Olsen in I SAW THE LIGHT, the story of legendary country western singer Hank Williams, who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music.... (more...)
Christian Bale in Talks for Sony's Steve Jobs Biopic Christian Bale in Talks for Sony's Steve Jobs Biopic
by Movies News Desk - October 15, 2014

With Leonardo DiCaprio out of Sony's upcoming Steve JOBS biopic, Christian Bale may now be in.... (more...)
Bonhams Selected to Auction Estate of Actress Lauren Bacall Bonhams Selected to Auction Estate of Actress Lauren Bacall
by Movies News Desk - October 10, 2014

Acclaimed actress of stage and screen, Lauren Bacall, who passed away in August 2014, had formed an astonishing art collection which included works by some of the greatest artists of the 20th century. The Bacall Collection, estimated at $3m, will be sold at Bonhams, New York – 580 Madison Avenue – i... (more...)
ALGORITHMS to Hit Theaters in NY and LA This Month ALGORITHMS to Hit Theaters in NY and LA This Month
by Movies News Desk - October 08, 2014

First Run Features presents The Blind Chess Players of India in ALGORITHMS. The movie hits theaters in Los Angeles on October 17 and opens in New York City on October 24, 2014.... (more...)
Leonardo DiCaprio Backs Out of Steve Jobs Biopic Leonardo DiCaprio Backs Out of Steve Jobs Biopic
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2014

Ben Affleck, Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, and Matt Damon are reportedly on Sony's wish list.... (more...)
BAFTA Names Alison Down Emerging Children's Screenwriter BAFTA Names Alison Down Emerging Children's Screenwriter
by Movies News Desk - October 01, 2014

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), in partnership with Rocliffe, and supported by The London Book Fair, today announced the result of a nation-wide search to identify emerging talent in film and television writing for children.... (more...)
Matt Bomer to Join Russell Crowe & Ryan Gosling in THE NICE GUYS Matt Bomer to Join Russell Crowe & Ryan Gosling in THE NICE GUYS
by Movies News Desk - September 29, 2014

According to Deadline, Emmy nominee Matt Bomer has signed on to join Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling in Shane Black's upcoming drama THE NICE GUYS.... (more...)
Empire Steak House NY Hosts Celebration of FIRST BLOOD Director Ted Kotcheff Tonight Empire Steak House NY Hosts Celebration of FIRST BLOOD Director Ted Kotcheff Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2014

Tonight, September 20, 2014 filmmaker and energy/green activist, Antonio Saillant, will be hosting a private evening of fine food and drinks amidst Hollywood Glam in the Empire Steakhouse private dining room in the heart of New York City.... (more...)





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