| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:03 PM
A true story fuels director-screenwriter Sofia Coppola's ("Lost in Translation") drama about a gang of teenage robbers who target the houses of celebrities.
Emma Watson, Taissa Farmiga ("American Horror Story"), Israel Broussard, Katie Chang and...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:42 PM
You may have noticed that "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has taken un-Hermione Granger-like roles as of late.
That's after the 23-year-old stopped acting altogether for a bit and briefly enrolled at Brown University in 2009, then dropped out before...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Gia Coppola, the 26-year-old granddaughter of Francis Ford Coppola, doesn't lack for ambition with her feature directorial debut "Palo Alto" premiering today in Toronto.
"I definitely want to do another," she told Variety. "The hardest thing on 'Palo...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Apparently James Franco wants to rechristen Labor Day weekend James Franco weekend.
Not satisfied to have his Comedy Central roast air September 2, the multi-hypenated star is also premiering his film "Palo Alto" at the Telluride Film Festival tonight....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The glut of big-budget tentpoles left even less room than usual for specialty pics to spread out and catch audience attention this summer.
Fewer limited releases earned over $2.5 million than in 2010 and 2012, and the season's top-grossing indie so far,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 6:30 PM
As preferable as it always is to see a film on the bigscreen -- "the way it was meant to be seen," if such an ideal still exists in the era of Netflix and YouTube -- the conventional wisdom didn't seem to apply to "The Canyons." Given that Paul Schrader's...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Hermes, Chanel, Missoni, Louis Vuitton. The number of recognizable designer clothes and accessories in Woody Allen's new film "Blue Jasmine" is astounding. And appropriate, considering the story is about a Ruth Madoff-type, fallen socialite named...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Sofia Coppola's latest film, The Bling Ring, premieres in the U.S. on June 21. Inspired by real-life events that took place in 2008-09, The Bling Ring tells the story of a group of teenagers obsessed with fashion and celebrity who burglarize celebrities...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
After watching Sofia Coppola's searing portrait of excessive vapidity and consumerism in the Los Angeles-set film "The Bling Ring," it's almost impossible to exit the theater without feeling a profound sense of emptiness. This story of five impulsive kids...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Move over, Mad Max.
New York-based indie production company-distributor A24 announced Thursday that it has landed U.S. theatrical distribution rights for “The Rover,” a post-apocalyptic thriller set in the Australian desert starring Guy...
| May 7, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Remarkable how two words, scribbled nearly a century ago about a 16-year-old Lake Forest debutante, can evoke a whole country, its hypocrisies and promises, its aspirations and crushing realities.
Last week, the University of South Carolina posted...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:59 PM
A collection of cute furry creatures will smother the undead this weekend, as "Monsters University" is expected to top zombie tale "World War Z" and several holdovers at the box office, including "Man of Steel."
The new Pixar film, a follow-up to 2001'...