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Sundance Film Festival narrows down host cities - from Louisville to Santa Fe - for future years

Sundance Film Festival narrows down host cities - from Louisville to Santa Fe - for future years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Sundance Institute on Friday announced six finalists in its search for a new host location for the influential film festival.
Spectacle, spires and romance: The 'real suspense' behind Netflix doc ‘Skywalkers: A Love Story’

Spectacle, spires and romance: The 'real suspense' behind Netflix doc ‘Skywalkers: A Love Story’

It started out as a film about rooftoppers. The risk-takers who pose atop the world’s tallest buildings, without safety nets or permission, had long been a fascination for filmmaker Jeff Zimbalist.
Canada Post to honour acclaimed director Norman Jewison with commemorative stamp

Canada Post to honour acclaimed director Norman Jewison with commemorative stamp

Canada Post is set to honour the legacy of Toronto-born filmmaker Norman Jewison with a commemorative stamp.
'Longlegs' star Maika Monroe's secret to success in Hollywood is a healthy relationship to it

'Longlegs' star Maika Monroe's secret to success in Hollywood is a healthy relationship to it

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of the few moments of levity in “Longlegs” — the Neon horror film in theaters now about a Satanist serial killer — happens when Maika Monroe’s character, Lee Harker, meets her co-worker’s young daughter.
Movie Review: A new generation drives into the storm in rousing ‘Twisters’

Movie Review: A new generation drives into the storm in rousing ‘Twisters’

We have a complex relationship with disaster movies. Just look at the discussion about a “ Twisters ” poster, which became a perfect encapsulation of our love-hate tendencies.
Movie Review: Finding love and followers atop urban heights in 'Skywalkers: A Love Story'

Movie Review: Finding love and followers atop urban heights in 'Skywalkers: A Love Story'

The force is not strong in “Skywalkers: A Love Story,” a shallow “Man on Wire” for social media influencers about a pair of Russian daredevils who stealthily scale urban heights to attain the precious treasure of a much-liked Instagram post.
Ben Stiller dramedy 'The Nutcracker' to open Toronto International Film Festival

Ben Stiller dramedy 'The Nutcracker' to open Toronto International Film Festival

David Gordon Green's new dramedy starring Ben Stiller will kick off the 2024 Toronto International Film Festival. TIFF organizers say "Nutcrackers" will be the opening-night film on Sept. 5.
A journey through the films of Powell and Pressburger, courtesy of Scorsese and Schoonmaker

A journey through the films of Powell and Pressburger, courtesy of Scorsese and Schoonmaker

NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Scorsese has spent a sizeable portion of his life talking about movies he loves.
‘Despicable Me 4’ reigns at box office, while ‘Longlegs’ gets impressive start

‘Despicable Me 4’ reigns at box office, while ‘Longlegs’ gets impressive start

Gru and the minions celebrated a second week in first place at the North American box office this weekend, while a small horror movie called “Longlegs” upset the starry $100 million "Fly Me to the Moon.
For Nicolas Cage, making a serial killer horror movie was a healing experience

For Nicolas Cage, making a serial killer horror movie was a healing experience

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Nicolas Cage first read the script for “Longlegs” and considered playing the titular serial killer, he knew exactly where he'd draw his inspiration from: his mother.