EXCLUSIVE: The deal of the day is going to be the Chris Rock-directed Top Five. Sources said that Sony, Paramount, Fox Searchlight, Open Road, A24, Relativity and Lionsgate are all still in. There are different kinds of rights deals on the table, but I'm told that the bidding has exceeded $7 million and might well end up at 8-figures. Show More Summary
Dennis Lehane has had a more charmed run that most authors, watching his superb novels Mystic River, Gone Baby Gone and Shutter Island get turned into fine movies. Now he's adapted one of his short stories into the Fox Searchlight drama The Drop, with Bullhead helmer Michael R. Show More Summary
The Telluride Film Festival got started with a bang this afternoon (with a special Patrons screening in front of Friday night's official launch) as Fox Searchlight's December release, Wild had its World Premiere and first-ever public screening. Show More Summary
Birdman is an upcoming black comedy film from Fox Searchlight Pictures and directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu about a washed-up actor (Michael Keaton), famous for his on-screen role as an iconic superhero, who is trying to take on a Broadway play. The film also stars Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, […]
Calvary Dir. John Michael McDonagh [Fox Searchlight Pictures; 2014] by Neurotic Monkey Rating: [WARNING: This review contains spoilers for The New Testament] One aspect that tends to be overlooked in most retellings of Christ’s crucifixion is that he knew he it was going to happen. Show More Summary
Fox Searchlight’s Golden Globe-nominated 2012 sleeper hit gets a sequel in The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, which returns central stars Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Penelope Wilton, Maggie Smith, and Dev Patel. Richard Gere joins the cast this go-around for director John Madden, who helms again from a script by Ol Parker. Show More Summary
The Fox Searchlight 20th Anniversary Collection packs in 20 critically acclaimed movies in one pretty package. All Blu-ray, a few special editions, and an Amazon-exclusive inclusion of Once. It's also $170 off MSRP today with your preorder, bringing the set down to $130, or $6.50 a movie. [Fox Searchlight 20th Anniversary Collection] Read more...
Fox Searchlight Pictures has revealed the trailer for The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, opening in theaters on March 6, 2015. It's the sequel to the surprise 2012 hit, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, which earned $136.8 million worldwide on a budget of just $10 million.
Sleeping Dogs, a great example of what open world games can and should be, is getting the definitive treatment. This upgrade packs in all the DLC (and to be clear, there was a ton of content in the base game already), and a preorder nets you a free upgrade to limited edition artbook packaging. [Sleeping Dogs Definitive LE] Read more...
Fox Searchlight‘s Calvary handily topped the few other Specialty titles debuting this weekend, though results for the drama – about a priest facing vengeful death threats for the crimes of others – were by no means heavenly. The film...Show More Summary
Fox Searchlight has had two great box office wins with this year’s Grand Budapest Hotel and Belle, though some challenge with I Origins. Calvary from John Michael McDonagh with Brendan Gleeson and Chris O’Dowd will be the distributor’s...Show More Summary
Below is the international trailer for Fox Searchlight’s Birdman. The Alejandro González Iñárritu-helmed black comedy is world premiering as the Venice Film Festival opener in competition on August 27. Michael Keaton leads an ensemble cast that includes Edward Norton, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts, Zach Galifianakis, Amy Ryan and Andrea Riseborough. Show More Summary
Fox Searchlight Pictures has revealed a new international for Birdman, the upcoming dark comedy from Alejandro González Iñárritu (Amores Perros, Babel) that stars Michael Keaton, Lindsay Duncan, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone and Naomi Watts. Check it out in the player below!
"That's what I'm talking about - you're Birdman!" Fox Searchlight has unveiled an extended (nearly 3 minutes long!) new trailer for Alejandro González Iñárritu's Birdman, which will be getting a centerpiece unveiling at the Venice, Telluride and New York Film Festivals. Show More Summary
Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the international trailer for their upcoming black comedy film from Alejandro Gonzalez Inaritu "Birdman" starring Michael Keaton, Lindsay Duncan, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, and Naomi Watts. Show More Summary
The movie I Origins, now in theaters, isn’t called that just to be clever. Writer/director Mike Cahill originally sold a film called I to Fox Searchlight, but it was too big to make at the time. So he looked at the backstory to thatShow More Summary
Fox Searchlight's I Origins came out last weekend. I've already posted my review and interviews with the cast of the film, but I also had the chance to speak with writer/director Mike Cahill about his process and inspiration.
Get ready for the fall premiere of Birdman. Fox Searchlight has confirmed and announced that Alejandro González Iñárritu's Birdman will be the Closing Night film at the upcoming 52nd New York Film Festival, coming up from September 26th to October 12th. Show More Summary
The new movie from writer/director Mike Cahill I Origins is out today. I had mixed feelings about its unique approach but was pretty blown away by the performances, so I was excited to be able to sit down for a roundtable discussion with Cahill and the stars of the film Michael Pitt, Brit Marling, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, and Steven Yeun.
One of my favorite films of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival was I Origins, a science vs. faith character-based dramatic science fiction indie film about the possible existence of an afterlife. The film hits theaters this week and its...Show More Summary