Jesse Zwick Directing ‘About Alex’ For Ed Zwick & Herskovitz’s Bedford Falls Co.

By | Wednesday July 24, 2013 @ 2:21pm PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Jesse Zwick is making his directorial debut with ensemble drama About Alex, with Oscar-winning father Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz exec producing for their Bedford Falls Company shingle. The Footprint Features co-production … Read More »

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Zombie Comedy ‘Life After Beth’ Adds Cast As Production Begins

By | Tuesday July 16, 2013 @ 12:50pm PDT

As flicks about the undead continue to disinter, Anna Kendrick, Molly Shannon and Cheryl Hines … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘The To Do List’

By | Tuesday June 4, 2013 @ 8:35pm PDT

Those who know Aubrey Plaza from her deadpan ex-intern on Parks and Recreation will see a decidedly different side of her in CBS Films’ The To Do List. The redband trailer has arrived, complete with raunchy jokes, sight gags and “other”. Plaza’s Brandy was her class valedictorian but … Read More »

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CBS Films Moves Up Aubrey Plaza Comedy ‘The To-Do List’

By | Thursday May 9, 2013 @ 4:20pm PDT

Audrey Plaza, The To-Do List, Parks and RecreationBusy day for Aubrey Plaza: First, her NBC sitcom Parks And Recreation got picked up for a sixth season, then CBS Films set a new domestic release … Read More »

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Aubrey Plaza Ejected After MTV Movie Award Mayhem With Will Ferrell: Video

By | Sunday April 14, 2013 @ 10:18pm PDT

Will Ferrell was accepting the Comedic Genius Award at tonight’s MTV Movie Awards. Suddenly he had company onstage – Parks & Recreation‘s co-star Aubrey Plaza. She ran up and tried to wrestle the award out of Ferrell’s hands. Apparently, it was to hype her own upcoming movie – the August … Read More »

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Hot Red Band Trailer: ‘The To Do List’

By | Wednesday August 29, 2012 @ 7:14pm PDT

Here’s Aubrey Plaza (most recently seen in FilmDistrict’s Safety Not Guaranteed) introducing the R-Rated trailer for her Valentine’s Day movie that CBS Films will open on that day in 2013. Written and directed by Maggie Carey, The To Do List also features Rachel Bilson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Andy Samberg, Alia Shawkat, … Read More »

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‘Lola,’ ‘Safety Not Guaranteed’, ‘Peace, Love & Misunderstanding’: Specialty Box Office

By | Thursday June 7, 2012 @ 8:10pm PDT

Specialty releases can clean up at the box office if they’re seen as serious awards contenders, but the majority of limited rollouts never make it to the awards big leagues in a given year. Two of this week’s new specialty openers are admittedly not in play for any golden statuettes according to their insiders (unless this is some sort of reverse-psychology campaign?). First off, Jane Fonda and Catherine Keener starrer Peace, Love & Misunderstanding will open in 25 cities this weekend. Its high-profile stars along with some now high-profile newcomers might be just the thing for moviegoers looking for a summer escape. China Lion’s Double Trouble will have a smaller indie platform release, hoping to cash in on the first film of Hong Kong star Jackie Chan’s son, Jaycee. Also hitting screens is FilmDistrict’s Safety Not Guaranteed, which concerns a magazine crew that sets out in search of the person who placed a classified ad seeking a companion for time-travel. Then there’s Daryl Wein’s Lola Versus with star Greta Gerwig courtesy of Fox Searchlight and doc Paul Williams Still Alive is taking its story about the Oscar and Grammy award-winning star via a more DIY approach.
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