Return to Selma: Ava DuVernay makes history with drama of Martin Luther King's civil-rights march

Selma feature

One thing director Ava DuVernay wants to make clear about Selma: It will not be "medicine-y." More »

Singing the 'Song of the Sea': Talking the future of animation with Tomm Moore

Tomm Moore had big shoes to fill for his second feature, Song of the Sea. Or maybe I should say big flippers. More »

Saying 'Goodbye': Angus MacLachlan brings acting and writing skills to the director's chair

In Goodbye to All That, Paul Schneider (“Parks and Recreation”) plays Otto Wall, a husband and father for whom obliviousness may well be an Olympic sport. More »

Reviews

The Interview
Film Review: The Interview

If you’re curious, the movie that has North Korea so upset is genuinely amusing, if flawed in the length department. More »

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Film Review: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

Latest rollicking entry in the sturdy series (installments one and two together hit a billion dollars in grosses) again has natural and historic wonders come alive at night to wreak havoc. But it’s largely kids’ stuff. More »

Annie review
Film Review: Annie

Here’s an updated Annie for today’s entitled, tech-savvy and racially diverse generation of tweens who can easily relate to the new Annie’s love of luxurious toys. Their parents and other adults may miss the sweet innocence of the original, but they won’t be entirely bored by this frenetic new version of her classic story. More »

Mr. Turner
Film Review: Mr. Turner

In Mike Leigh’s Mr. Turner, arguably the year’s most gorgeous film, Timothy Spall etches an indelible portrait of the great painter, aided by a marvelous supporting cast who make the period spring alive. More »

The H obbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Film Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

After rewriting the rules for modern fantasy cinema, for the better and worse, Peter Jackson’s six-film Tolkien saga slams, bangs and shudders to a long-overdue conclusion. More »

Exodus review
Film Review: Exodus: Gods and Kings

Moses battles Egyptian pharaoh Ramses in a Ridley Scott epic modeled more on Gladiator than the Bible. More »

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Spotlight

CineAsia tribute
Pacific groundbreaker: Cinema 21 Group conquers Indonesia

Indonesian exhibition and distribution giant Cinema 21 Group has been selected as CineAsia’s “Distributor of the Year 2014.” More »

Major Cineplex
Five-star experiences: Major Cineplex celebrates 20 years of deluxe locations

Thailand’s Major Cineplex Group, winner of the 2014 CineAsia “Exhibitor of the Year” Award, has been breaking new ground in many ways since its relatively modest beginnings in 1995–and apparently has quite a few more aces up its sleeves for years to come. More »

Filmmakers

Mr. Turner feature
Turner tableau: Mike Leigh unveils portrait of celebrated British ‘painter of light’

As his rep and roles have grown in size, Timothy Spall has started to loom a lot like this millennium’s Charles Laughton. More »

Exodus feature
Of Gods and Kings: Ridley Scott chronicles the saga of Moses in epic ‘Exodus’

Sir Ridley Scott keeps insisting that making Exodus: Gods and Kings was "easy." More »

Wild feature
‘Wild’ life: Jean-Marc Vallée guides Reese Witherspoon on a Pacific Trail quest for redemption

A surprise bestseller when it was published in 2012, Cheryl Strayed's Wild logged the author's solo hike of the 1,100-mile Pacific Crest Trail. More »

Imitation Game feature
The Enigma of Alan Turing: Morten Tyldum’s ‘The Imitation Game’ chronicles the life of WWII’s unsung code-breaker

One of the most important figures of the 20th century is virtually unknown to the world at large More »

Industry Associations

NATO

News, statistics and publications from the National Association of Theatre Owners, the world's largest exhibition trade organization. More »

NAC

Education programs, services and news from the National Association of Concessionaires. More »

MPAA

Information on the ratings system, legislative news and press releases from the Motion Picture Association of America. More »

ICTA

Learn about the latest technological advances for the motion picture theatre industry from the International Cinema Technology Association. More »

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