Still based on Disney’s Burbank lot where it began life in 1995 with a five-year first-look pact with The Walt Disney Studios, Mandeville Films and Television continues after decades of hit after hit and a consistent management style, work ethic and philosophy under founder and owner David Hoberman and business partner and co-owner Todd Lieberman.
For over 50 years, James Ivory, Ismail Merchant, and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala made films together under the Merchant Ivory brand, including such classics as 'A Room with a View,' 'Howards End,' 'The Remains of the Day' and 'Shakespeare Wallah.'
“I was very much influenced by the films of David Lean and Richard Attenborough,” says British-Punjabi writer-director Gurinder Chadha about her enthralling period epic 'Viceroy’s House,' the story of India’s independence and the birth of Pakistan, which IFC Films brings to theatres this Friday.
Belgian filmmakers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne have been making movies together since the 1980s. The brothers, who write, direct and produce, are best-known for their breakout films, La Promesse (1996), about a young man (Jérémie Renier) whose father (Olivier Gourmet) trafficks African...
There must have been a time, far back in the annals of human history, when the majority of people actually liked clowns. Or at least, if they had no feelings towards clowns at all, didn’t find them creepy.
If you think rap music is all 'Straight Outta Compton' (2015), this is your 411 (a hip-hop expression for “news”): All hip-hop, including the 1990s “gangsta rap” of F. Gary Gray’s film, originated in 1970s-era New York City.