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Sony Classics Takes Woody Allen's 'Magic in the Moonlight,' Reveals Plot Points – /Film

<i>Briefly:</i> It will come as a surprise to no one that Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American distribution rights to <b>Woody Allen</b>‘s new movie</b> …

New 'A Most Wanted Man' Trailer: Philip Seymour Hoffman Tries Out a German Accent

Roadside Attractions<p>John le Carre (real name: David John Moore Cornwell), is one of the most celebrated authors of the modern thriller, and yet one of the most sparsely adapted. Most notable for the British television adaptations of his Smiley series, in terms of big event movies, the adaptations …

Why Keanu Reeves' '47 Ronin' Was A Huge Box-Office Bomb

Universal's big-budget samurai film debuted to $9.9 million over the holiday weekend.<p>That wasn't good news for the studio since "47 Ronin" has been said to cost anywhere from $175 million to $225 million.<p>It's current worldwide gross of $48.7 million would make it one of the biggest box-office bombs …

Movies

Watch Two Clips From Wes Anderson's 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' – /Film

Of all the highly anticipated films hitting theaters in 2014, <b>Wes Anderson</b>‘s <b>The Grand Budapest Hotel</b> is one of the first to arrive. Scheduled for …

Adrien Brody

Does 'Saving Mr. Banks' contain a hidden agenda?

Every award season brings the movie that everyone loves, the film that's so likable it's impossible not to like.<p>Which always makes some people not like it.<p>Quickly filling that role this year is<p>John Lee Hancock's"Saving Mr. Banks,"the P.L. Travers biopic-cum-"Mary Poppins"creation story, that …

Walt Disney Company

'The Best Offer' Trailer: Geoffrey Rush Falls for a Woman Hiding in a Wall

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and in "The Best Offer," Geoffrey Rush's art dealer is a very seasoned beholder. But he finds himself falling for a woman -- without ever seeing her face.<p>The trailer for the movie presents it as an tale of intrigue, passion, and mystery. Virgil Oldman is a …

Kill Your Darlings: watch Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg in the beat generation drama – video

Kill Your Darlings is a drama that plots out the relationship between future beat-poet Allen Ginsberg (played by Daniel Radcliffe) and Lucien Carr (Dane DeHaan). In this scene, the two cross paths at Columbia University, where the unruly Carr is being reprimanded for his unorthodox lifestyle. Kill …

Gimme Shelter - Trailer 1

16-year-old pregnant teenager Apple, flees her abusive mother, is spurned by her Wall Street father and ends up in a shelter for homeless teens.

Entertainment

Review: 'Reaching for the Moon' stately look at tragic love affair

More narratively metronomic than cinematically metered, Brazilian filmmaker Bruno Barretto's "Reaching for the Moon" examines the mid-20th century love affair between award-winning American poet laureate Elizabeth Bishop (<p>Miranda Otto) and gregarious, politically connected Brazilian architect Lota …

Literature

Philomena star Judi Dench: 'We had a great responsibility to this story' - video interview

Philomena tells the true story of Philomena Lee, a women who had her child taken from her when she gave birth out of marriage while staying in an Irish convent. Here Judi Dench and director Stephen Frears talk about recreating the story - which sees Philomena travel to America in search of her son …

Eight films to watch in December 2013

David O. Russell

(Federico Fellini, 1963; Argent Films, 15)<p>With <i>La Dolce Vita</i>,Fellini created a new, fantastical, personal, expressive style of film-making to succeed the fading neorealism that had dominated the Italian cinema since the second world war. With <i>Otto e Mezzo</i>,he went even further. He made the most …

Inside Llewyn Davis - Trailer 1

The film follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Guitar in tow, he is struggling …

Greenwich Village

New X-MEN Viral Site Implicates Magneto In JFK Assassination

'Pretty Woman' Producer Arnon Milchan Admits to Being an Israeli Spy

Getty Images<p>A famed Hollywood producer is finally speaking out about his role as an Israeli spy that saw him brokering arms deals for his home country at the same time he was brokering movie deals.<p>Arnon Milchan (above, left, with Justing Timberlake), who produced films including "Pretty Woman," …

Women successful yet sidelined in film writing and directing

A new study for the BFI finds that UK independent films were more likely to be profitable if they had women in key backstage roles, yet the gender is still under-represented<p>• Datablog: How well are women represented in the UK independent film industry?<p>Employing women in writing and directing roles …

Magnolia Pictures Will Distribute James McAvoy's 'Filth' in the U.S. – /Film

After taking the U.K. by storm earlier this fall, <b>Jon S. Baird</b>‘s <i>Filth</i> is set to come to our shore next year. Magnolia Pictures has just acquired the …

James McAvoy

Opinion - Games Aren’t Film: Colonisation and Media Blindness

How the selective coverage of games in mainstream media denies their most unique qualities.<p>I present to you the next big thing in gaming: film.<p>Yes, …

Everything Wrong with OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL

'Her' Review: Spike Jonze's Beautiful, Original Look At Humanity And Love – /Film

There’s a vast difference between simply making a movie and taking the time to develop a new idea to make a movie about. It’s the difference between …

Blue Is The Warmest Colour, Catching Fire, Computer Chess: this week's new films

Blue Is The Warmest Colour | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire | Computer Chess : Parkland | The Family | Breakfast With Johnny Wilkinson | Flu | ¡Vivan Las Antipodas! | Vendetta<p>Blue Is The Warmest Colour (18)<br>(Abdellatif Kechiche, 2013, Fra/Bel/Sp) Adèle Exarchopoulos, Léa Seydoux, Jérémie Laheurte. …

Daniel Radcliffe: 'I ask myself, would Michael Fassbender do it?' - video interview

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe, on a photoshoot to promote his new film Kill Your Darlings, in which he plays beat poet Allen Ginsberg, speaks to Simon Hattenstone about smoking, his musical tastes and the embarrassment of being a millionaire. Daniel also reveals that he has created 'the …

Blue is the Warmest Colour – review

This intense and emotionally draining story of a lesbian relationship has caused much controversy<p>When Abdellatif Kechiche's lengthy and "freely inspired" adaptation of Julie Maroh's graphic novel <i>Le bleu est une couleur chaude</i> won the Palme d'Or at Cannes earlier this year, its two lead actresses …

Unhung Hero - Trailer 1

When Patrick Moote's girlfriend rejects his marriage proposal at a basketball game on the jumbotron, the video goes viral. Days after she revealed …

First Clip from Martin Scorsese's THE WOLF OF WALL STREET