'Meru': the documentary with a crew of three

Oct 5, 2015
One of the highest-grossing docs of the year was pretty inexpensive to make.
Posted In: film, documentary, art
A still of Carey Mulligan as character Maud Watts  in the film "Suffragette." The movie is part of the Telluride Film Festival's lineup this year.

Telluride Festival is where the Oscar season starts

Sep 4, 2015
The Colorado festival's lineup is secret.
Posted In: film, film festivals, movies, colorado, The Oscars, Telluride Film Festival
A still of Asa Butterfield as "Jude" in the film "Ten Thousand Saints."

Movie release dates are a game of strategy

Aug 12, 2015
Holidays, star power and awards season play into big screen timing.
Posted In: movies, film, film distribution
Ryan Kavanaugh, CEO of Relativity Media (L) and writer/director Mike Binder arrive at the premiere of Relativity Media's 'Black Or White' on January 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Relativity Media goes into turnaround

Jul 31, 2015
The mini Hollywood studio has filed for bankruptcy.
Posted In: Relativity, film, bankruptcy
 Tom Cruise poses with fans as he arrives for the "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation" World Press Tour.

Tom Cruise embarks on another "Mission: Impossible"

Jul 29, 2015
Is the actor still bankable in the fifth round of the franchise?
Posted In: celebrity, sequels, film
Pixar's "Inside Out," one in a string of recent box office hits, earned $91 million last weekend.

How Hollywood mega-hits spread the joy

Jun 26, 2015
3 movies are primed to haul in millions this weekend. We're seeing halos.
Posted In: film, box office, movie theaters

So you want to fund a film festival

Jun 18, 2015
What are the economics of film festivals, and why are there so many of them?
Posted In: festivals, sundance, Cannes, film
Jurassic World earned more than half a billion in its opening weekend.

China helps 'Jurassic World' devour the box office

Jun 15, 2015
The action film's opening sets an international record.
Posted In: China, box office, film
Former Republican Governor of Florida Jeb Bush announces his candidacy for the 2016 Presidential elections at Miami Dade College on Monday in Miami, Florida.

Welcome to the party, Jeb

Jun 15, 2015
Bush announced his presidential bid ... and apparent obsession with 'Die Hard.'
Posted In: president, jeb bush, film
Netflix has acquired to Brad Pitt's upcoming film "War Machine."

Netflix scoops up 'War Machine' and Brad Pitt

Jun 8, 2015
The simultaneous streaming and theater debut is a coup for the company.
Posted In: netflix, Brad Pitt, film