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Vote for Project of the Week: Will It Be 'Paradox,' 'Selvi,' 'Creatures' or 'Sally'?
The winning filmmaker will receive a digital distribution consultation from SnagFilms and will become a candidate for Project of the Month. That winner will be awarded with a creative consultation fro...
Dane Cook's ‘Troublemaker’ to Premiere in October
Brace yourselves, America; Dane Cook is coming to your living rooms in October. Cook's new comedy special, “Troublemaker,” will premiere on Showtime Oct. 17 at 10 p.m., the network sai...
BBC's ‘Happy Valley’ Coming to Netflix
BBC's “Happy Valley” is coming to the United States and Canada via Netflix on Wednesday, Aug. 20. “We're proud to add this highly lauded, masterfully crafted and brilliantly ...
Netflix Picks Up BBC’s ‘Happy Valley’ Drama
Netflix has acquired rights to BBC drama series “Happy Valley,” scheduled to make its exclusive U.S. and Canadian debut on the video-streaming service Aug. 20. The series, starring BAFTA winner Sa...
'The Lot' Is Indiewire's Project of the Month for July, 2014
The project received the most votes to win July's Project of the Month. The prize is a consultation from our Project of the Month partner, Tribeca Film Institute.Here's more info on the project: ...
Sarah Hyland Teases Special Musical Performance at Sunday’s Teen Choice Awards
Before Sunday’s Teen Choice Awards, Sarah Hyland is looking to other award show hosts for inspiration. Hyland is excited to reunite with her “Scary Movie 5″ co-star Tyler Posey to...
‘Step Up All In’ Review: No, Seriously — Shut Up and Dance
The “Step Up” franchise can be one of the most frustrating series in movies today — each film offers up transcendent moments featuring some truly electrifying dancing, but to get to ...
James Franco Will Receive Innovator Award at the Venice International Film Festival
2014 is shaping up to be quite another jam packed year for writer-actor-director James Franco. Not only has the Oscar-nominated actor made his Broadway debut in "Of Mice and Men" and release...
Liza Marshall to Step Down as Head of Ridley Scott’s Scott Free UK (EXCLUSIVE)
LONDON — Highly-regarded production executive Liza Marshall is to step down as head of Ridley Scott’s London-based TV and film production arm Scott Free UK, she confirmed to Variety Friday...
'A Hard Day's Night' Hits Hulu Plus: Here's Why You Need to Watch It
50 years ago, with the Beatles at the peak of their fame after conquering the United States, United Artists signed Richard Lester on to direct "the Beatles movie," which would become "A...
Listen: Why We Should Watch Longer Movies & More on Indiewire Podcast 'Screen Talk'
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 the latest episode, Eric reports from the Locarno ...
Watch: 'Breaking Bad' Cast Discusses the Emmy Contender's Dark Humor in Exclusive Clip
Even though many, if not most, of the fervent "Breaking Bad" viewership already used Netflix to binge watch the series at some point during its five-season run, AMC is about to start it...
NBC’s ‘Today’ Readies Substitutes For Savannah Guthrie’s Maternity Leave
NBC will use Savannah Guthrie’s maternity leave from “Today” as an opportunity to give other members of its morning-show team a turn at co-hosting the program’s first two hours...
Watch: Richard Gere Makes a Move for the Only Vacancy in 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Trailer
One would assume from the title "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" that perhaps some newer exotic marigold hotel opens thus making our beloved best exotic marigold hotel obsolete, but t...
Charlie Chaplin Shorts and 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' Playing Inaugural Hamptons Summer Family Film Festival
The Hamptons International Film Festival has announced the first edition of its Summer Family Film Festival in association with the Southampton Arts Center. The three day event, taking place August 22...
‘Ninja Turtles': What Happened to the Actress Who Played the Original April O’Neil?
This weekend, Megan Fox plays April O’Neil in Paramount’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” but she’s not the first actress to portray the character. In 1990, Judith Hoag originated the role o...
‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Kicks Up $4.6 Million Thursday, Aiming for Mid-to-High $40Ms
The “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” reboot finally came out of its shell on Thursday, scoring $4.6 million in evening showings in 2,651 theaters. Paramount estimates that the film, which w...
Stephen Colbert Joins Media's Mission to Infect Viewers With Ebola Virus Fears (Video)
The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video ArchiveStephen Colbert has joined CNN and Fox News in a mission to infect viewers with Ebola virus fears. ...
‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Scores $4.6 Million at Thursday Box Office
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” is off to a strong start at the box office, racking up an estimated $4.6 million in Thursday screenings. The shelled adventure debuted in approximately 2,651...
How to Find the Funny In Reality: An Interview With 'Please Like Me' Creator Josh Thomas
In the first season, which premiered last year in the United States on Pivot TV, Josh coped with his strange friends, his family's drama, including a suicide attempt by his mother and the realization ...

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