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The Indiewire Springboard: Belle and Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch Transforms His 'God Help the Girl' Album Into Film
In "God Help the Girl," writer/director Stuart Murdoch created a coming-of-age story that doubles as an indie-pop musical. Murdoch is best known as a founding member of Belle and Sebastian a...
The Best and Worst of Elmore Leonard Film Adaptions
[Editor's Note: This post is presented in partnership with Time Warner Cable Movies On Demand in support of Indie Film Month. Today's pick is the latest film adaptation of an Elmore Leo...
Watch: Trailer for Nuri Bilge Ceylan's Three Hours-Plus Palme d'Or Winner 'Winter Sleep'
Recipient of the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "Winter Sleep" has drawn praise for its intimate look into the psyche of a hotel owner, hi...
Jon Stewart Says Texas Governor Rick Perry Will Make ‘Creepy Inmate’ in ‘Orange Is the New Blecch’ (Video)
The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video ArchiveJon Stewart poked fun at Texas governor Rick Perry‘s recent indictment for abuse of power, and...
Ratings: ‘Big Brother,’ CBS Top Repeat-Heavy Night
On a Thursday night that offered little in the way of original programming and was skewed by NFL preemptions, CBS was first in ratings and viewers thanks to “Big Brother,” according to pre...
BBC America’s ‘Intruders’ Beats ‘Orphan Black’ in Series Premiere Ratings
BBC America’s Supernatural Saturday block has gotten a ratings jolt with the premiere of new drama “Intruders.” The first episode of the eight-part paranormal thriller, airing behind...
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Marvel's 'Agent Carter' Enlists 'Dollhouse,' 'One Tree Hill' Favorites
Enver Gjokaj and Chad Michael Murray will be series regularsread more
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Watch Kacy Catanzaro Take On the 'American Ninja Warrior' Finals (Exclusive)
Will the first woman to beat the Warped Wall make history again?read more
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James Ellroy, "Wholesome"? L.A.'s Crime King Lightens Up (a Little) With 'Perfidia'
The author talks about his work, his youth, his solitude and his 14th novel, a World War II tale: "It's more accessible, more human and has more heart and soul than all of my other books combined"read...
Chelsea Clinton to Exit NBC News
Chelsea Clinton has formally stepped down from her post as special correspondent for NBC News, saying she intends to focus on her work with the Clinton Foundation as well as the baby she is expecting ...
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Publicis Groupe Looking to Buy Ad Tech Firm Criteo
Publicis Groupe has its sights on an acquisition of ad tech firm Criteo, according to reports today. The media holding company’s interest helped propel Criteo’s stock up nearly 20 percen...
‘November Man,’ ‘As Above/So Below’ Have Modest Thursday Box Office Returns
Will a long weekend at the end of August prove to be a smart launching pad for “The November Man”? Relativity's action flick, featuring former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan as a retir...
Indie Box Office Preview: Can 'Cantinflas' End The Summer With a Bang?
Labor Day weekend has never managed to find a reputation as a big one for filmgoers, though a whopping seven new specialty openers are aiming to change that. Not all of them can be success stories, th...
Watch: How 'Canopy' Director Aaron Wilson Pulled Off a Night Scene in the Middle of a Tropical Storm
Aaron Wilson: Logistics of Shooting the Scene This scene takes place about 20 or so minutes into the film and it's an important one for me because this is where the film suddenly shifts from bein...
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Sean Faris and Mehcad Brooks to Star in Indie Thriller 'Avouterie' (Exclusive)
A man keeps his cheating wife and her lover captive at gunpointread more
Venice Film Review: ‘The Obscene Life’
Based on the autobiographical novel of co-scripter Aldo Nove, Renato de Maria’s “The Obscene Life” is described as a psychedelic journey, a coming-of-age story about a seventeen-year-old poet wh...
Pixar's ‘Lava’ First Look: A Volcano Sings Like an Angel (Video)
Disney's Pixar has released the first teaser of upcoming animated short “Lava.” It's not a trailer, but rather a short clip (above) of a volcano named Uku singing, and he has a lov...
Chelsea Clinton Leaving NBC News
Chelsea Clinton is leaving her job as NBC Special Correspondent to focus on the Clinton Foundation and welcoming her first child with husband Marc Mezvinsky. Her exit, which comes as many speculate he...
Box Office: ‘As Above, So Below’ Opens Modestly with $470,000 from Latenight Shows
Universal’s found-footage thriller “As Above, So Below” has launched with a moderate $470,000 at late shows Thursday night in 1,805 theaters in the U.S. The number is in line with ex...
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Mondelez Taps QuizUp to Mobilize On-Pack Codes
For years, packaged-goods brands have relied on marketing tactics that ask consumers to cut out the codes found on packages to drive sales. In exchange for mailing in these codes, shoppers typically ...

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