The Best Movies of 2014 Variety – Music

Halfway through 2014, our top three critics found themselves in a rare moment of agreement: “The Grand Budapest Hotel” was one of the year’s best films so far. Several months later, Wes Anderson’s delightful comic caper still ranks high on two lists, while rating an honorable mention on a third ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

Sony Lawyer Says ‘The Interview’ ‘Will be Distributed’ Variety – Music

“The Interview” will see the light of day, according to Sony lawyer David Boies. Boies appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday and claimed that Sony’s controversial comedy “The Interview” “will be distributed.” How it will be distributed, however, he admitted is unclear right now. “Sony only delayed this,” ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

'Mr. Turner' Draws Older Pre-Christmas Crowd; Wider Releases Thrive Thompson on Hollywood

The overall field is dominated by the sensational performance of “Wild”–sixth-best among all films on just over 1,000 screens. The specialized market is showing strength while broader releases struggle to meet last year’s performance. In 2013, the pre-Christmas weekend among limited films was led by “Philomena” at $1.2 million. And ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON on Read more