7:53 am November 13, 2014 | No Comment
That risk-taking has already paid off for Bennet Miller who made "Capote" and "Moneyball," most notably at May's Cannes film festival, where he won best director. Oscar buzz has since followed the film from Sony Pictures Classics.
7:59 am November 11, 2014 | No Comment
Hooded people are shot dead in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1", third in the dystopian fantasy films aimed at teenage girls that had its world premiere on Monday, but star Jennifer Lawrence does not think the darker plot will lose viewers.
7:57 am November 11, 2014 | No Comment
Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt will play Edward Snowden in a movie directed by Oliver Stone about the former National Security Agency contractor who blew the whistle on the U.S government's mass surveillance programs, the film's backers said on Monday.
7:56 am November 6, 2014 | No Comment
Eddie Redmayne may be up for a best actor Oscar for his turn as British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking in “The Theory of Everything,” but he insists the “biggest privilege” of the film for him was working with co-star Felicity Jones. Jones plays Jane Hawking, the scientist’s sweetheart from university days who agrees to marry him […]
1:56 pm November 5, 2014 | No Comment
Days after a privately owned rocket exploded on take-off for the International Space Station (ISS), followed by the crash of a Virgin spaceship designed for tourists, film-goers just might have space on their minds -- and pick “Interstellar” as their weekend movie.
8:59 am November 5, 2014 | No Comment
The Disney Animation studio is coming off the smash Oscar-winning hit "Frozen," a tale of two princesses that became the highest-grossing animated movie of all time with $1.3 billion in global ticket sales. Now it hopes to find success with Friday's release of "Big Hero 6," a film based on a little-known Marvel comic book of the same name.
8:54 am November 5, 2014 | No Comment
British actor Eddie Redmayne had spent months working on portraying the near total physical paralysis of the astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease.
8:47 am November 5, 2014 | No Comment
American director, screenwriter and producer Darren Aronofsky was named jury president for the 65th Berlin International Film Festival, the festival announced on Tuesday. Aronofsky, whose "Black Swan" set in the ballet world was a big hit in 2010, and who also directed the biblical epic "Noah", will lead a jury whose other members have yet to be announced for the Berlinale festival which opens in February.
8:43 am November 5, 2014 | No Comment
Academy award winning actress Angelina Jolie is "open" to pursuing a life in politics, diplomacy or public service, she told Vanity Fair magazine. The wife of actor Brad Pitt and a special envoy to the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said that her work as a humanitarian has made her conscious of the fact that politics have to be considered as an option.
1:19 pm November 4, 2014 | No Comment
British “Dark Knight” star Christian Bale has pulled out of a planned biopic of late Apple founder Steve Jobs, industry media reported Monday.
11:22 am November 4, 2014 | No Comment
"Interstellar," out in Indonesian theaters on Thursday, is expected to be one of the year's biggest films at the box office. And director Christopher Nolan, who has carved out a prestigious movie career with the "Dark Knight" Batman trilogy and "Inception," believes it takes the audience to the furthest realm of space exploration in film.
7:10 pm June 18, 2013 | No Comment
As far as Indonesian scandals go, the sex scandal involving Peterpan band frontman Nazril “Ariel” Irham in 2010 was one most other bands might have struggled to come back from. Sentenced to three-and-a-half years in jail and fined Rp 250 million ($25,3000) by a court in Bandung, West Java, for violating Indonesia’s anti-pornography laws on […]
3:30 pm June 6, 2013 | No Comment
“Just because you haven’t seen something doesn’t mean it’s not there,” Professor Bomba (Jason Sudeikis) tells his 17-year-old daughter Mary Katherine (Amanda Seyfried), MK for short, early in the animated adventure tale “Epic,” the latest offering of Blue Sky Studios. MK , who moves in with her eccentric and clumsy yet lovable dad, thinks his […]
3:11 pm May 5, 2013 | No Comment
On Wednesday, workers from around the world took to the streets for May Day marches, continuing a tradition that stretches back more than a century. Some of the issues dear to the heart of Indonesian demonstrators are depicted in “Kisah Tiga Titik,” a film that opened in Jakarta on Wednesday. The film’s title literally translates […]