Lennon-Yoko Ono Movie: Jean-Marc Vallet (Dallas Buyers Club) Will Direct

Jean-Marc Vallee will direct a film about John Lennon and Yoko Ono. Universal has optioned Anthony McCarten’s script with Michael De Luca Productions and Immersive Pictures producing. News first emerged in February that De Luca was collaborating with Yoko Ono for an untitled drama about Ono and her relationship with Lennon. Vallee (“Dallas Buyers Club,” […]

Hollywood Scandals 2018: Javier Bardem Condemns Backlash against Woody Allen

“I don’t agree with the public lynching that he’s been receiving,” Bardem said at the 2018 Lumiere Film Fest in France. “If Woody Allen called me to work with him again I’d be there tomorrow morning. He’s a genius.”

Halloween: David Gordon Green’s Direct Sequel to Carpenter’s 1978 Classic, Dominates Box-Office

David Gordon Green’s Halloween easily dominated the domestic box-office, earning $77.5 million when it launched in 3,928 locations. This direct sequel to John Carpenter’s 1978 classic, obliterated the franchise record opening of $26 million, previously held by the 2007 Rob Zombie reboot. Halloween” also notched the second-best start for an R-rated horror film following “It’s” $123 […]

Joy: Sex Traffic Drama from Austrian-Iranian director Sudabeh Morteza Wins Top Award

Joy, a drama about Nigerian migrant sex workers, from Austrian-Iranian director Sudabeh Morteza, won the top award at the 2019 BFI London Film Fest.

Halloween: Sequel, with Jamie Lee Curtis Revisiting 1978 Classic, should Break Records

Jamie Lee Curtis’ Halloween opened strongly with $7.7 million at 3,200 locations in Thursday night previews.