North American rights to Toronto opener Creation, the period Charles Darwin biopic starring the dour husband-and-wife team of Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly, have gone to Newmarket.
Denmark's bad-boy filmmaker Lars Von Trier doesn't fly, so he submitted to the ritual NYFF Q & A via Skype. He got hammered in NY more than he did in Cannes, which was tough enough. Here's my Cannes coverage of Antichrist, a bad movie from a gifted director who was trying to find his way back to filmmaking, for better or or worse. Let's hope his next is better.
As the Weinstein Co. gears up for what could be their biggest Oscar season in years, the distrib is trimming down further, with another round of layoffs, losing 35 positions.
Behind the scenes with "Revolution" on Beatles Rock Band.
Will Disney's robot movie Surrogates burnish Bruce Willis's star profile?