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William G. Borchert, Emmy-Nominated Screenwriter of ‘My Name Is Bill W.,’ Dies at 89

William G. Borchert, the Emmy-nominated screenwriter behind the 1989 Hallmark Hall of Fame telefilm My Name Is Bill W., which starred James Woods and James Garner as the co-founders of Alcoholics Anonymous, has died. He was 89. Borchert died Saturday at his home in Stratford, Connecticut, his son Robert P. Borchert told The Hollywood Reporter. […]

IFC Films Nabs ‘The Painted Bird’ Holocaust Drama

IFC Films has picked up the U.S. rights to Czech director Vaclav Marhoul's 'The Painted Bird,' a movie adaptation of Jerzy Kosinski's controversial novel about the Holocaust.

‘The Painted Bird’: Film Review

Jerzy Kosinski’s horrific novel about an unnamed boy wandering around Eastern Europe at the close of World War II is sensitively adapted for the screen in 'The Painted Bird,' Czech director Vaclav Marhoul’s grim and violent reflection on the cruelty of human nature.

‘Crawl’: Film Review

Alexandre Aja's Sam Raimi-produced 'Crawl' pits a woman and her father against a hurricane and more alligators than you'd care to count.

‘Kill the Messenger’: Film Review

Jeremy Renner stars in Michael Cuesta's fact-based drama about a reporter who exposed the CIA's role in the Central American cocaine business

Frank Whaley, Danny Glover Joining Lucas Till in ‘Monster Trucks’ (Exclusive)

'Ice Age' director Chris Wedge is making his live-action debut with the Paramount movie.

Snitch: Film Review

Dwayne Johnson plays a father who enters the drug underworld to save his son in a movie inspired by a true story.

‘The Lone Ranger’: Johnny Depp Works With ‘Pirates’ Designer Penny Rose For Tonto Costume

Rose helped the actor come up with his now iconic Captain Jack Sparrow costume for the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise.

Emmys 2011: Did Merging Minis and Movies Into One Category Help or Hurt?

Despite the move to create a more robust field, HBO still dominates a genre in flux.

Helena Bonham Carter, Dwight Yoakam, Barry Pepper Gallop to ‘Lone Ranger’

The actors are in talks to join Johnny Depp for the Disney project.

‘Kennedys’ Executive Producer on Emmy Noms: ‘I’m Feeling Vindicated’

The controversial miniseries gets ten Emmy nominations, more than the entire History channel, which commissioned and then dumped the project.