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  • Want more 'Luther' on TV? Idris Elba says hire David Bowie

    Want more 'Luther' on TV? Idris Elba says hire David Bowie
    Fans of the moody crime thriller "Luther" likely will say goodbye to Det. John Luther on the small screen after this week. With a "Luther" prequel movie in the works, both star Idris Elba and show creator Neil Cross have suggested the end of the TV...
  • 'Gravity,' '12 Years a Slave' build buzz heading into Toronto

    'Gravity,' '12 Years a Slave' build buzz heading into Toronto
    Telluride's over, and the Venice Film Festival is past its midpoint. Judging from reports, we can safely declare a couple of things: 1. You'd better learn how to spell and pronounce the name Chiwetel Ejiofor, the British actor who plays the free black...
  • McNamara's Picks: 'Cold Justice,' 'Luther,' 'The Fall'

    McNamara's Picks: 'Cold Justice,' 'Luther,' 'The Fall'
    "Cold Justice" -- From "Law and Order" czar Dick Wolf comes a true-crime detective procedural. Playing a bit like reality's version of "Rizzoli & Isles," "Cold Justice" follows attorney and former Texas  prosecutor Kelly Siegler and former crime scene...
  • From 'Gravity' to '12 Years a Slave,' film fare gets serious in fall

    From 'Gravity' to '12 Years a Slave,' film fare gets serious in fall
    Lost at sea, lost in space, lost children, lost freedom, lost homeland, lost money, lost identity, lost jobs, lost hope, lost faith, lost lives: This fall, this is film. This is serious. I can't wait. September always brings a change in the...
  • Gallic Indies Struggle to Maintain High

    As much as 2012 crowned French cinema with commercial and critical hits like "The Artist" and "The Intouchables," which powered international biz, this year's Berlin and Cannes markets revealed a more contrasted picture for Gaul. The international...
  • 'Mandela': Director Justin Chadwick's Long Walk to Toronto

    Director Justin Chadwick's "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" marks one of the most exciting South African entries ever to cross to the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, where its world premiere will take place. The long-awaited adaptation of the autobiography...
  • Toronto Film Review: 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'

    Having taken nearly as long to reach the screen as its subject spent imprisoned by South Africa's brutal apartheid government, producer Anant Singh's film of Nelson Mandela's autobiography finally arrives bearing the slightly musty odor of a 1980s Richard...
  • TV This Week for Sept. 1 - 7: 'Luther' on BBC America

    TV This Week for Sept. 1 - 7: 'Luther' on BBC America
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 1 - 7, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies   -------------------- SUNDAY Hilarity ensues when "TV's Funniest of the...
  • Toronto: Oscar's Best-Actor Race Has Just Doubled in Size

    Three cheers for the Golden Globes, which nominate 10 lead film actors, twice the number of most other kudos handouts. This year, when good work is abundant, it's welcome news that the Globes' two categories (drama and comedy/musical) offer recognition...
  • Film Finances Inc. Opens South Africa Outpost

    Completion guarantor Film Finances Inc. is launching a South African arm to be headed by longtime local Endemol exec Jane Fry. Fry, who spent 15 years at Endemol South Africa and also served as an overseas production accountant on several international...
  • How Legendary is Trying to Turn Around Troubling Tracking for 'Pacific Rim'

    Legendary Entertainment and Warner Bros. had a big problem on their hands last week: Low tracking numbers for "Pacific Rim" - the last thing any producer wants to see before releasing an expensive summer movie. The numbers proved to be a surprise,...
  • Kanye West's Praise for 'Pacific Rim' Ignites Buzz

    Despite the strict Warner Bros. embargo on reviews of the Guillermo del Toro monsters vs. robot pic "Pacific Rim," it's received some early Twitter endorsements: namely, from the controversial Kanye West. The "Yeezus" artist was able to catch a screening...