Film directors fretting on the set is nothing new, but David Michod, whose "The Rover" will debut at the Festival du Cannes on Saturday, had a concern that was considerably out of the ordinary: "I worried," he says, "that the actors would die."
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.
Take a look at the actors, directors and others who attended this year's LGBT film festival.
In early May, this picturesque city on the Black Sea suffered a surprising, gruesome tragedy. Forty-eight people were killed when Ukrainian nationalists and pro-Russian separatists faced off in a bloody street fight that culminated in a fire at a trade-union building. It was the most deadly...
It's hardly shocking that the most fully realized characters in "The Casual Vacancy," J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults, are the youngest. Fats Wall, Krystal Weedon, Gaia Bawden, Andrew Price, Sukhvinder Jawanda: Even the names are vaguely reminiscent of those in her “Harry Potter” series, and when “The Casual Vacancy” focuses on these teenagers and their interactions (with one another, with their parents, with the petty hypocrisies of adult society), it takes on if not an urgency then a momentum of a kind. The problem is that they are too infrequently at the center of this novel, which revolves around a small English town called Pagford...