The 11 Indie Films You Must See This September
1. "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: THEM" (Sept 12)  Director: Ned Benson  Cast: Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Viola Davis, Ryan Eggold, Bill Hader, Ciarán Hinds Distr...
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Telluride: Hilary Swank Angles for Another Shot at Oscar With 'The Homesman'
The 40-year-old already has two best actress statuettes on her shelf, and is in fine form as a woman trying to do "a man's job" in Tommy Lee Jones' westernread more
Venice Review: Fatih Akin's 'The Cut' Falls Short of Its Ambition
With "The Cut," Fatih Akin has made a fantastically ambitious film set around the fall of the Ottoman Empire. It stars French actor Tahar Rahim as Armenian blacksmith Nazaret Manoogian, a fa...
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North Korea Calls Upcoming U.K. Series a "Slanderous Farce"
'Opposite Number' features a British nuclear scientist who gets captured in North Korea and is forced to help the country's nuclear program read more
Review: 'The Look of Silence' is Joshua Oppenheimer's First-Rate Followup to 'The Act of Killing'
Joshua Oppenheimer's startling 2012 documentary "The Act of Killing" explored the trauma of the 1965 Indonesian genocide through terrifying presence of its perpetrators, aging gangsters who ...
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'Pitch Perfect 2,' 'Book of Mormon' Star Ben Platt on Cabaret, Magic and Meryl Streep
"Everyone’s always like, can you really do magic?"read more
Listen: How Has Telluride Changed the Oscar Race? Anne Thompson and Eric Kohn Discuss on Indiewire's Podcast
Screen Talk, Indiewire's weekly podcast co-hosted by Anne Thompson and Eric Kohn, is now available on iTunes. You can subscribe here or via RSS. In this week's episode, the pair meet up at the Tellu...
James Brown Biopic ‘Get on Up’ To Open Zurich Festival
PARIS– Zurich Film Festival will open with James Brown biopic “Get on Up,” helmer Tate Taylor’s follow up to Oscar-winning “The Help.” Taylor, Chadwick Boseman, who...
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History's 'Houdini': What the Critics Are Saying
Adrien Brody stars as the death-defying escape artist in the four-hour eventread more
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Japan Box Office: 'Lucy' Opens in Third as 'Doraemon' Stays Top
'Maleficent' tops $61 million – best performance by a Hollywood live-action film in more than three yearsread more
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'Olive Kitteridge': Venice Review
Frances McDormand stars as the prickly New England math teacher of Elizabeth Strout's book in this HBO miniseries directed by Lisa Cholodenkoread more
James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’ to Open Zurich
LONDON — Tate Taylor’s James Brown biopic “Get On Up” will open the Zurich Film Festival, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. Taylor and Chadwick Boseman, who plays the singer...
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'X Factor' U.K. Loses Steam Ahead of BBC Clash
The season's second episode of Simon Cowell's ITV show trips before dance-off with ballroom hitread more
Soccer Kicks Hong Kong Box Office Into Summer Slump
Theatrical box in Hong Kong took a summer snooze.
Yellow Bird Execs Launch Scandi Shingle Good Company Films
PARIS– As Scandinavia’s film and TV industry gets more competitive and continues to consolidate, four topnotch Scandi producers have joined forces to launch Copenhagen-based shingle, Good ...
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Stars Respond to Leaked Photo Hacking Scandal
Jennifer Lawrence's reps confirm police involvement while Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Victoria Justice and Becca Tobin take to Twitterread more
Venice: Q And A With Saverio Costanzo, Director Of Adam Driver-Starrer ‘Hungry Hearts’
Italian director Saverio Costanzo broke out internationally in 2004 with “Private,” which was set in a Palestinian home in an occupied zone. “Hungry Hearts,” his fourth feature...
Korea Box Office: ‘Pirates’ Reaches 7 Million Despite Hollywood comeback
SEOUL- With just a few days left until the long Korean Thanksgiving weekend, period actioner “The Pirates” held on to its number one position at the Korean box office, despite competition ...
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Kate Bush Sets U.K. Album Charts Record
Before the Dawn, things look bright as she becomes the female artist with the most simultaneous entries ever, beating out Madonnaread more
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James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up' to Open Zurich Film Fest
Chadwick Boseman plays the Godfather of Soulread more