Cinema Against All Odds: Jean Renoir's "Nana" and "The Elusive Corporal"

Cinema Against All Odds: Jean Renoir's Mubi's double bill Renoir, Beginnings and Endings is showing September 15 - October 15, 2020 in the United States.Above: NanaJean Renoir, one of the greatest French filmmakers, if not the greatest, ...

Ninjas, Breakdancers, Death Wishes: Announcing The Cannon Film Guide, a New Book About the Legendary ’80s B-Movie Factory

Ninjas, Breakdancers, Death Wishes: Announcing The Cannon Film Guide, a New Book About the Legendary ’80s B-Movie Factory “You fool! You can not stop me! I am the ninja! No one, nothing can stop me!.” BearManor Media has published The Cannon Film Guide, a Trilogy of Books About the Movies Released By the Legendary 1980s ...

Annecy Announces Special Prize, MIFA Pitch Prize Winners

Annecy Announces Special Prize, MIFA Pitch Prize Winners On Friday evening, the Annecy International Animation Film Festival announced 13 special award winners in advance of Saturday night’s Official Awards ceremony. Both events will be streamed for free on ...

Riverdale Round Table: Are You A Fan Of Season 4?

Riverdale Round Table: Are You A Fan Of Season 4? Jughead wrote a short story for the University of Iowa, Mr. Honey tried to cancel all extracurricular activities, and the Riverdale parents campaigned to bring prom back on Riverdale Season 4 Episode ...

Good Girls Sneak Peek: Beth's Empty Nest Causes the Women to Scramble

Good Girls Sneak Peek: Beth's Empty Nest Causes the Women to Scramble There’s a bit of a vacancy at the Boland household these days, all thanks to Rio, of course. Last week’s Good Girls saw Beth’s cash-skimming scheme go haywire and now the ladies know: If you steal ...

Katey Sagal Tapped for Erin Brockovich Pilot Rebel, From Grey's Anatomy Ep

Katey Sagal Tapped for Erin Brockovich Pilot Rebel, From Grey's Anatomy Ep Katey Sagal (Sons of Anarchy) has been cast as the lead in Rebel, a potential ABC drama series inspired by the life of Brockovich, as reported by our sister site, Deadline. Created by Krista Vernoff ...

Josh Cooke To Star In ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Nana’

Josh Cooke To Star In ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Nana’ Josh Cooke (Grace and Frankie) is set as the male lead lead opposite Katey Sagal in Nana, a multi-cam/hybrid starring and co-executive produced by Sons of Anarchy alum Sagal. The project also hails ...

Josh Cooke Joins Katey Sagal in ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Nana’

Josh Cooke Joins Katey Sagal in ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Nana’ Josh Cooke has been cast in a lead role in the ABC hybrid comedy pilot “Nana” opposite Katey Sagal, Variety has learned. Cooke will play Alex, a fire chief in Indianapolis who is a newly widowed ...

ABC Orders Chinese-American Family Comedy Pilot From Jessica Gao & Imagine

ABC has given a late pilot order to a single-camera comedy from Emmy-winning Rick & Morty writer Jessica Gao, Imagine Television Studios, ABC Studios and CBS TV Studios. Written by Gao, who is of ...

Andy Ackerman To Direct ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Nana’; Anne Fletcher To Helm Drama ‘Heart Of Life’

Veteran multi-camera comedy director Andy Ackerman and The Proposal helmer Anne Fletcher have been tapped to direct two of ABC’s recently ordered pilots from 20th Century Fox TV. Ackerman will direct ...

New ABC Boss Lays Out Her Plans For the Network To Reclaim #1 Spot With Women

New ABC Boss Lays Out Her Plans For the Network To Reclaim #1 Spot With Women Karey Burke made her TCA debut as ABC Entertainment President today. Following a surprise introduction by ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel, Burke shared her vision for the network, which she had ...

Fox Orders 2 Pilots – AI Drama ‘neXT’ & Comedy ‘Adam & Eve’

Fox has ordered two additional pilots, AI thriller drama neXT from 24: Legacy co-creator/executive producer Manny Coto, This Is Us directors/executive producers John Requa and Glenn Ficarra and 20th ...

ABC Orders Comedy Pilots Starring Leslie Odom Jr., Katey Sagal

ABC has ordered two more comedy pilots. The first is an untitled multi-cam with Leslie Odom Jr. set to star and executive produce. Inspired by real life progressive pastors Touré Roberts & Sarah ...

Film Review: M. Night Shyamalan Offers Chills, Laughs in ‘The Visit’

Chicago – Director and auteur M. Night Shyamalan has been very spotty in the last nine years. “The Sixth Sense” filmmaker has had less of an impact with “After Earth” and “The Last Airbender,” but ...

Review: M. Night Shyamalan's 'The Visit' is another found-footage bummer

Once again, why does this have to be a first-person narrative? It's not "found footage," because that implies the footage was lost at some point, and that's not the conceit of the film. And yet ...

The Visit | Review

Home is Where the Hacker Is: Shyamalan’s Return to Entertaining Cinema In many ways, The Visit, the latest film from once celebrated M. Night Shyamalan, is praiseworthy considering this follows on ...