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'Men, Women & Children': Toronto Review
Adam Sandler and Jennifer Garner star in Jason Reitman's drama about sexual frustrations in the smartphone eraread more
Toronto: Lower Costs Transform Market for Kiddie Films
Although the Toronto Intl. Film Festival gets most of its attention from award-contender premieres and headlining bidding wars, live action isn’t the only format looking to make a splash this year. ...
‘The Chair's’ Chris Moore, Zachary Quinto Pay It Forward With Starz's Filmmaking Competition
Starz's experimental docu-series “The Chair” dared two first-time feature filmmakers to create individual movies using the same script. A risky venture, it took Chris Moore — who...
Toronto: Starz Snags Rights to Courtney Cox Directorial Debut
Starz has nabbed distribution rights in the U.S. and Canada to Courtney Cox’s directorial debut “Just Before I Go.” The dark comedy about depression debuted at the Tribeca Film Festi...
Toronto: Gaumont Snags Buyers for ‘Gemma Bovery’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Gaumont has inked a raft of major pre-sales on Anne Fontaine’s “Gemma Bovery,” a romantic comedy with Gemma Arterton, ahead of its world premiere at Toronto. Gaumont has pre-sold the film, a pla...
9 New Indies From 2013 Streaming on Netflix Now: 'All is Lost,' 'Interior. Leather Bar' And More
Nearly every month, Netflix adds new films and TV shows while its licensing deals for others lapse. We recently listed all of the movies coming to Netflix this month, but here's a curat...
Buyers Accept Invitation to Venice Winner ‘Farewell Party’
Venice fest award-winner “The Farewell Party” has been acquired by several distributors prior to its Toronto premiere. Beta Cinema has sold the pic, which won the Venice Days People’s Choice...
Stephen Daldry’s ‘Trash’ To Close Rio Festival
Stephen Daldry’s Universal-distribbed “Trash,” his awaited venture into Brazilian filmmaking and teen-thriller territory, will close the 2014 Rio de Janeiro Festival on Oct. 7. “Trash” stars...
Discovery Channel Wants New Projects for Ousted ‘Mythbusters’ Hosts
Discovery Channel revealed at the end of the season finale of”Mythbusters” that co-host Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara would not return for more episodes, but the network may ...
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Toronto: Matt Damon and Kenneth Lonergan Reteaming for 'Manchester-by-the-Sea' (Exclusive)
The drama is said to be tonally similar to Lonergan's acclaimed 'You Can Count On Me'read more
Toronto: Search Engine Picks Up Canadian Rights to ‘Guidance’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Search Engine Films has nabbed Canadian rights to Pat Mills’ feature debut “Guidance,” following its world premiere Friday night in Toronto’s Discovery program. Mills, whose thesp career launc...
FilmNation Nabs Rights to Chinese Graphic Novel ‘Undertaking of Lily Chen’
New York-based FilmNation Entertainment has acquired the film rights to graphic novel “The Undertaking of Lily Chen.” It now plans to develop the material into a Chinese-language movie. The book, ...
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Toronto Video Lounge: 'The Robert Downey Jr. Experience,' Al Pacino's Favorite Films
Who called Downey "gorgeous"?read more
Toronto: IM Global Sells Chinese Comedy ‘Breakup Buddies’ to China Lion
China Lion Film Distribution has picked up multi-territory rights to “Breakup Buddies,” a Chinese comedy by Ning Hao. The company acquired rights in North America, Australia and New Zealand from I...
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Toronto: Venice Winner 'The Farewell Party' Sells Wide
The euthanasia comedy won the Venice Days' people's choice award read more
Toronto: Drew Barrymore’s ‘Miss You Already’ Racks Up Foreign Sales
With shooting starting Sunday in London, Drew Barrymore’s dramedy “Miss You Already” has sold to nine international markets. The Salt Company, which is selling the film at Toronto, c...
Toronto: Jonas Arnby to Direct ‘We Watched the Sun Disappear’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Danish up-and-comer Jonas Arnby, who made his feature debut with Cannes’ Critics’ Week player “When Animals Dream,” is set to direct “We Watched the Sun Disappear.” Profile Pictures, the C...
Denzel Washington Wants to Be the Next James Bond: 5 More Things ‘The Equalizer’ Revealed on Reddit
Are audiences ready for a black James Bond? Denzel Washington seemed to think so — or hope so — on Friday. The actor enthusiastically volunteered for the high profile gig — currently...
Afia Nathaniel on Rugged Journey to Bring Pakistani Child Marriage Drama to Screen
“Dukhtar,” Afia Nathaniel’s feature debut, took 10 years to bring to the screen and a journey to one of the most hostile areas of the globe — Kashmir. The disputed territory between India ...
Venice Film Festival Winners: Adam Driver, Joshua Oppenheimer and ‘A Pigeon’ Win Top Awards
Joshua Oppenheimer's “The Look of Silence” was given the 71st annuel Venice Film Festival's Grand Jury Prize during an awards ceremony on Saturday, while “Girls” star A...

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