Chris Rock’s ‘Top Five’ Sparking Bidding Wars in Toronto
Lionsgate, CBS Films and Relativity are among the studios vying for Chris Rock’s “Top Five” after the comedy received an enthusiastic reception at the Toronto Film Festival this week...
Joan Rivers: Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O’Donnell Among Celebrities at Funeral
Joan Rivers’ funeral on Sunday was Hollywood “all the way,” just as the comedian requested in her 2012 book “I Hate Everyone … Starting with Me.” Lights and camera...
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Venice: Silver Lion Winner 'The Postman's White Nights' Captivates Buyers
Andrei Konchalovsky's new film blends documentary style shooting with narrative improvisationread more
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Toronto: A24 Nears Deal to Acquire Noah Baumbach's 'While We're Young'
The film made its world premiere Saturday night at Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatreread more
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Wins Cold U.S. Box Office with $10.2 Million, ‘The Identical’ Tanks
Disney-Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” the summer’s biggest success story, ruled at the sleepy U.S. box office with an estimated $10.2 million at 3,221 locations in its six...
Remembering Joan Rivers: Kathy Griffin, Kelly Osbourne Among Stars Attending New York Funeral
Joan Rivers‘ family and friends gathered Sunday in New York for a star-studded private funeral honoring the 81-year-old comedy legend. Donald Trump, Whoopi Goldberg, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kat...
Terrible Box Office Summer Bleeds into First Fall Weekend, as ‘Guardians’ Wins Again
If you're looking for some alone time this Sunday, here's a recommendation: Go to the movies. The weekend after Labor Day has been historically slow, and this year, theater receipts have been ...
TV Review: ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ The Final Season
Given its initial premise and appalling body count, the fact “Sons of Anarchy” has credibly reached a seventh and final season is in itself an accomplishment. Yet this fall’s driving theme — u...
Toronto Review: Kevin Smith's 'Tusk' is Completely Insane
Something weird-ass this way comes," announces one of the raunchy podcasters in Kevin Smith's "Tusk," and boy, he's not lying. Smith's follow-up to the change-of-pace horror-action-sati...
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Venice: 'Burying the Ex' Stars on Love Lessons From Zombies
Ashley Greene and Anton Yelchin star in Joe Dante's new zombie rom-comread more
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Joan Rivers Mourned at Manhattan Funeral
Guests included Whoopi Goldberg and Sarah Jessica Parkerread more
Toronto Film Review: ‘Tokyo Tribe’
Equal parts "The Warriors" and "Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo," Sion Sono's rap musical "Tokyo Tribe" is also self-referential Nippon genre exploitation to the marrow.
Toronto Film Review: ‘While We’re Young’
If age is just a state of mind, then “While We’re Young” is the best kind of therapy that a fortysomething starting to lose touch with the younger generation could hope for.
Toronto: Indiegogo Pacts With Canadian Film Centre (EXCLUSIVE)
Indiegogo and the Canadian Film Centre — the country’s premiere accelerator of professional film, TV, acting, music, and digital media talent — have struck a new partnership that will see CFC re...
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Why 'The Leftovers' Might Be the Most Creatively Bold Series on Television
A very bold experimentread more
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‘Top Five’: Toronto Review
Standup star Chris Rock premiered his third feature at the Toronto Film Festivalread more
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Toronto: Chris Rock's 'Top Five' Sparks Fierce Bidding War
It's the second film from producers Scott Rudin and Barry Diller to draw heated interest in Toronto after Noah Baumbach's 'While We're Young'read more
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‘The Face of an Angel’: Toronto Review
A filmmaker investigates the murder of British student Meredith Kercher in a film starring Daniel Bruhl, Kate Beckinsale and Cara Delevingneread more
Jason Reitman's ‘Men, Women and Children’ – Human Problems Minus Real, Live Humans
Jason Reitman is a writer-director whose voice emerged young – in his early 20s – brash, intelligent, the bleeding edge of his generation. With “Thank You For Smoking” followed...
Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer Fight It Out in ‘Black and White’
One trend at this year's Toronto International Film Festival has been films that are clearly geared toward audiences more than critics or awards voters, and Saturday's premiere of the Kevin Co...