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Toronto 2021: Kenneth Branagh, Philip Noyce, Edgar Wright, Alison Klayman Titles Join Hybrid Edition

The Toronto Film Festival has unveiled another slimmed-down edition for September, with physical, drive-in and digital screenings planned for the Sept. 9 to 18 edition. “It’s been a tough year…

Focus Features Sets June Release Date for Edgar Wright-Directed Doc ‘The Sparks Brothers’

The film chronicles the decades-long career and influence of the cult pop duo and features archival footage as well as interviews with fans.

Canadian Studio Giant Opens Calgary Facility Amid Hollywood Production Boom

William F. White International's 100,00 square foot Fortress studio complex targets major studios and streamers shooting tentpole movies or series in Canada.

Focus Features Sets Release Date for Ben Sharrock’s ‘Limbo’

The U.K. director's comic feature about struggling refugees in remote Scotland will hit theaters on April 30, 2021.

The “Sincerity and Vulnerability” of ‘Never Rarely Sometimes Always’: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With Sidney Flanigan and Eliza Hittman

First-time actor Flanigan gives a commanding lead performance in director Hittman's drama about a pregnant teenager who ventures to an imposing New York City for an abortion.

‘The Reality of Vengeance’ in ‘Promising Young Woman’: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With Carey Mulligan and Emerald Fennell

The filmmaker and star of the Focus Features movie on how they flipped the genre on its head: "I wanted to make a revenge movie that had both the deliciousness of the genre as well as the reality of…

Mark Rylance, Dylan O’Brien, Zoey Deutch, Johnny Flynn Board Graham Moore’s ‘The Outfit’

Focus Features has pre-bought world rights to FilmNation's crime drama about a former Saville Row tailor making suits for vicious gangsters in Chicago.

Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Belfast’ Childhood Drama Lands at Focus Features

Focus Features has picked up the worldwide rights to Kenneth Branagh’s 'Belfast' ahead of a 2021 release.

‘Come Play’: Film Review

The solitude of a nonverbal boy makes him prey to a companion-seeking creature hatched from inside his smartphone in 'Come Play,' Jacob Chase's expansion of his short horror film, 'Larry.'

Writers Lab Selects Over-40 Screenwriters for 2020 Virtual Edition (Exclusive)

The Writers Lab, which supports women screenwriters over 40 with mentoring from leading filmmakers, has unveiled its mentors and 12 participants for a first-time virtual 2020 edition.

‘Irresistible’: Film Review

Steve Carell and Rose Byrne play campaign strategists on opposing sides of a small-town heartland mayoral race that assumes outsize importance in Jon Stewart's political satire. 'Irresistible.'

‘The High Note’: Film Review

Tracee Ellis Ross plays a superstar singer at a career crossroads and Dakota Johnson is the hardworking personal assistant aiming to be a music producer in 'Late Night' director Nisha Ganatra's…