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David Fincher & Sony Part Ways on Planned Steve Jobs BiopicDavid Fincher & Sony Part Ways on Planned Steve Jobs Biopic
April 14, 2014

Fincher reportedly wanted $10 million up front for the project, featuring a script by Aaron Sorkin, in addition to input as to how to market the film. (more...)


CHRISTIAN BALE to Play Steve Jobs in Upcoming  Big Screen PicCHRISTIAN BALE to Play Steve Jobs in Upcoming Big Screen Pic
March 21, 2014

According to The Wrap, Christian Bale is David Fincher's top choice to portray Steve Jobs in the new film adaptation of the history of Apple, written by Aaron Sorkin. (more...)


The Academy Announces 2013 Film Scholars Grant RecipientsThe Academy Announces 2013 Film Scholars Grant Recipients
March 14, 2014

The life and career of vanguard independent filmmaker Shirley Clarke and the socially conscious films of Charles Burnett will be the topics explored by Laurence Kardish and James O. Naremore (more...)


Moscow 57 Restaurant Honors the African American Experience by Celebrating the Documentary, Moscow 57 Restaurant Honors the African American Experience by Celebrating the Documentary, "Black Russians: The Red Experience"
March 02, 2014

Morgan Freeman said, "I don't want a Black history month. Black history is American history." Moscow 57, the new Russian Central Asian restaurant at 168½ Delancey Street in Manhat... (more...)


Angel Light Pictures to Produce Documentary THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFFAngel Light Pictures to Produce Documentary THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF
February 10, 2014

Angel Light Pictures announced today that they will produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF, a documentary about the life of Ted Kotcheff (William T. Kotcheff). The film will track the cinematic jo... (more...)


Angel Light to Produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFFAngel Light to Produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF
February 10, 2014

Angel Light Pictures announced today that they will produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF, a documentary about the life of Ted Kotcheff (William T. Kotcheff). (more...)


Aaron Sorkin to Receive Nantucket Festival's 2014 Screenwriters AwardAaron Sorkin to Receive Nantucket Festival's 2014 Screenwriters Award
February 04, 2014

The 2014 Screenwriters Tribute Award will be presented to AARON SORKIN, best known as the screenwriter behind The Social Network (more...)


Beyonce, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle & More Among 45th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Nominees; Full List Revealed!Beyonce, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle & More Among 45th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Nominees; Full List Revealed!
January 09, 2014

The nominees for THE 45TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS were announced today during a live press conference at the TV One presentation to the Television Critics Association during its Winter 2014 Press Tour in P... (more...)


TCM Greatest Classic Films Announces Four New CollectionsTCM Greatest Classic Films Announces Four New Collections
December 16, 2013

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc. (WBHE) and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) are adding four new collections to their TCM Greatest Classic Films line, which spotlights Hollywood's most legendary actors... (more...)


GENIUS ON HOLD, Story of Inventor Walter L. Shaw, Set for Theatrical ReleaseGENIUS ON HOLD, Story of Inventor Walter L. Shaw, Set for Theatrical Release
December 10, 2013

Thanks to a special acknowledgment from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Freestyle Releasing announced today they have set December 13, 2013 as a multi-city theatrical release date for GENIUS ON HO... (more...)


HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL Set for Bay Street Theatre, Now thru 12/8HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL Set for Bay Street Theatre, Now thru 12/8
December 06, 2013

The sixth annual Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival will showcase the screenings of 22 documentary films, 'all docs, all day,' for three days on tonight, December 6-8-all at The Bay Street Thea... (more...)


WINNIE MANDELA Available on DVD & Blu-Ray TodayWINNIE MANDELA Available on DVD & Blu-Ray Today
December 03, 2013

One Village Entertainment, an RLJ Entertainment brand, announces the DVD and Blu-ray release of WINNIE MANDELA on December 3, 2013. Starring Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson (Best Supporting Actre... (more...)


HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL Set for Bay Street Theatre, 12/6-8HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL Set for Bay Street Theatre, 12/6-8
November 08, 2013

The sixth annual Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival will showcase the screenings of 22 documentary films, 'all docs, all day,' for three days on December 6-8-all at The Bay Street Theatre in Sa... (more...)


WINNIE MANDELA Available on DVD & Blu-Ray, 12/3WINNIE MANDELA Available on DVD & Blu-Ray, 12/3
by Christina Raquel - November 08, 2013

One Village Entertainment, an RLJ Entertainment brand, announces the DVD and Blu-ray release of WINNIE MANDELA on December 3, 2013. Starring Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson (Best Supporting Actre... (more...)


'VERMEER AND MUSIC' Continues Exhibition On Screen Series Today'VERMEER AND MUSIC' Continues Exhibition On Screen Series Today
October 10, 2013

Award-winning arts documentary maker Phil Grabsky & Seventh Art Productions in association with BY Experience, the global leaders in alternative content, continue to connect major exhibitions from acr... (more...)


Film|Neu 2013 Screens New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland in DC, Beg. TodayFilm|Neu 2013 Screens New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland in DC, Beg. Today
October 04, 2013

Running today, October 4 - 10, 2013, Film|Neu will present New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland at Landmark's E Street Cinema and the Goethe-Institut. The 21st annual edition of Washington'... (more...)


Criterion Collection Pays Homage To Ingmar Bergman With Dreamy Visual EssayCriterion Collection Pays Homage To Ingmar Bergman With Dreamy Visual Essay
by Pat Cerasaro - October 03, 2013

Film curators extraordinaire and many classic cinema collector's favorite label the Criterion Collection have unveiled a compelling and entrancing new visual essay titled 'Bergman's Dreams' in honor o... (more...)


Film|Neu 2013 to Screen New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland in DC, Beg. 10/4Film|Neu 2013 to Screen New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland in DC, Beg. 10/4
September 27, 2013

Running October 4 - 10, 2013, Film|Neu will present New Films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland at Landmark's E Street Cinema and the Goethe-Institut. The 21st annual edition of Washington's festi... (more...)


Leonardo DiCaprio Set to Lead Woodrow Wilson Biopic; Warner Bros. Close to DealLeonardo DiCaprio Set to Lead Woodrow Wilson Biopic; Warner Bros. Close to Deal
September 17, 2013

According to The Hollywood Reporter, DiCaprio, who's just coming off of Baz Luhrmaan's THE GREAT GATSBY, is set to produce and star in the film adaptation of Peter Berg's recently released biography, ... (more...)


Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in WILSON Biopic?Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in WILSON Biopic?
September 16, 2013

Variety reports that Leonardo DiCaprio might star in Warner Bros. upcoming Woodrow Wilson biopic WILSON, adapted from A. Scott Berg's biography, out last week. (more...)


'VERMEER AND MUSIC' to Continue Exhibition On Screen Series; Hits Theaters 10/10'VERMEER AND MUSIC' to Continue Exhibition On Screen Series; Hits Theaters 10/10
September 12, 2013

Award-winning arts documentary maker Phil Grabsky & Seventh Art Productions in association with BY Experience, the global leaders in alternative content, continue to connect major exhibitions from acr... (more...)


Film Society of Lincoln Center to Honor Cate Blanchette, Ralph FiennesFilm Society of Lincoln Center to Honor Cate Blanchette, Ralph Fiennes
August 22, 2013

The Gala Tribute to Cate Blanchett will take place on Wednesday, October 2, and the Gala Tribute to Ralph Fiennes will take place on Wednesday, October 9 (more...)


Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces NYFF Main Slate Official SelectionsFilm Society of Lincoln Center Announces NYFF Main Slate Official Selections
August 19, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the 35 films that will comprise the main slate of official selections for the 51st New York Film Festival (more...)


Review Roundup: Ashton Kutcher Stars in jOBSReview Roundup: Ashton Kutcher Stars in jOBS
August 16, 2013

jOBS, the biopic starring Ashton Kutcher as computer wiz Steve Jobs and Josh Gad as Steve Wozniak hits theaters today, August 16th. (more...)


VIDEO: First Trailer for WINNIE MANDELA Biopic Starring Jennifer HudsonVIDEO: First Trailer for WINNIE MANDELA Biopic Starring Jennifer Hudson
August 08, 2013

The film will hit theaters on September 6, 2013, distributed by Image Entertainment, who acquired the rights at the 2013 Cannes International Film Festival. Budgeted at $15 million, the film is an ada... (more...)





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