Oscar-Winning Producer In New Thriller “The Hollow”

LOS ANGELES–Oscar-winning producer Lisa Bruce (The Theory of Everything) is back in a new thriller, “The Hollow,” written and directed by Miles Doleac (Banshee), Historia Films said this week. The film features an ensemble cast including James Callis (Battlestar Galactica), Jeff Fahey (Lost), Christiane Seidel (Boardwalk Empire), William Forsythe (The Bronx), Miles Doleac (Containment), William […]

Christopher Nolan Set To Direct ‘Dunkirk’

BURBANK–(BusinessWire)–Christopher Nolan will direct “Dunkirk” from his own original screenplay, Warner Brothers said today. An epic action thriller, “Dunkirk” is set during the legendary evacuation. The announcement was made by Greg Silverman, President, Creative Development and Worldwide Production. The large scale film will be shot on a combination of IMAX 65mm and 65mm large format […]

Sandra Oh, Anne Heche And Alicia Silverstone Star In Catfight

MPI Media Group has wrapped production on Catfight, written and directed by Onur Tukel, one of the leading lights of the new American independent film, and produced by Gigi Graff. Catfight, which was shot in New York, will have an all-star cast including Anne Heche (Hung, Psycho and Six Days Seven Nights), Sandra Oh (Grey’s […]

BANSHEE Star Doleac Joins “Don’t Kill It”

LOS ANGELES–Banshee’s Miles Doleac has joined the cast of director Mike Mendez’s Don’t Kill It, currently shooting in Canton, Mississippi. Doleac, who joins Dolph Lundgren, Kristina Klebe, and Courtney Gains in the film, plays Agent Jackson, head of the FBI in the supernatural thriller. Dan Berk and Robert Olsen’s script fixes on an ancient demon […]

Red Carpet Rolled Out For World Premiere Of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

HOLLYWOOD–Actors John Boyega (L) and Carrie Fisher attend the world premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” at the Dolby, El Capitan, and TCL Theatres on December 14 in Hollywood. (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images for Disney)    

16 Animated Films Vie For Oscar

LOS ANGELES–Awards season is heating up with the announcement of sixteen animated feature films submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 88th Academy Awards. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released the list of submitted features: “Anomalisa” “The Boy and the Beast” “Boy and the World” “The Good Dinosaur” […]

Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story

Packed with thrilling music, “Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story,” is a feature documentary about a gifted alto sax player and Charlie Parker’s protégé, Frank Morgan.   Morgan fell hard into heroin and got to be almost as good a conman and thief as he was a musician in order to feed his habit. […]

Will Ferrell And Amy Poehler To Star In New Line Cinema’s Latest Comedy

BURBANK–Principal photography is underway in Los Angeles on New Line Cinema’s yet-to-be-titled comedy starring Will Ferrell (“Get Hard,” upcoming “Zoolander 2”) and Amy Poehler (upcoming “Sisters,” TV’s “Parks and Recreation”), under the direction of Andrew Jay Cohen in his feature film directorial debut. After Scott (Ferrell) and Kate (Poehler) Johansen lose their daughter Alex’s college […]

Actress Susan Sarandon Partners With Filmmaker, San Diego Film Festival For Social Justice Initiative

SAN DIEGO– Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon and filmmaker Thomas Morgan of Reframed Pictures are set to partner with the San Diego Film Festival (SDFF) to form the Social Justice Initiative, a panel making its inaugural appearance at this year’s fest. The Social Justice Initiative is a platform for documentary films to tell transformational stories […]

“Star Wars” Concert Draws Fans And Celebrities

SAN DIEGO–Director J.J. Abrams and more than 6,000 fans enjoyed a surprise “Star Wars” Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic “Star Wars” music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10 in San Diego.