Once Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger and director Tate Taylor joined forces, 'Get on Up' was signed, sealed and delivered, exploring the man behind the hits, hairdos, wives and money woes.
Spanish director Manuel Martín Cuenca likes to explore the dark side of humanity ? what he describes as "the borders within human beings" ? in his films.
New movies from veteran directors such as Jason Reitman, Noah Baumbach and Shawn Levy ? not to mention the work of some less expected filmmaking types ? will make their world premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival when it kicks off this September, organizers said Tuesday.
It looks as though the Millennium Falcon will have some company in the "Star Wars: Episode VII" hangar.
When "Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief" came out in 2010, it was met with angry fans and disappointed critics. Moviegoers were upset that the story veered from the bestselling novel by author Rick Riordan, and critics deemed the Christopher Columbus-directed film a "Harry Potter" knock-off. Yet the special-effects-laden movie, which stars Logan Lerman as the eponymous Percy, a young boy who discovers he's the son of the Greek god Poseidon, went on to make $226 million worldwide for 20th Century Fox, with the majority of its grosses coming from overseas. It was profitable enough, with a loyal enough fan base, that the studio decided to embark on a sequel, but...