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‘The Little Things’: Film Review

Denzel Washington and Rami Malek star as different breeds of cop working the same serial-killer case in John Lee Hancock's Los Angeles-set neo-noir 'The Little Things,' with Jared Leto as their wily principal suspect.

‘The Highwaymen’: Film Review | SXSW 2019

John Lee Hancock tells the other side of the Bonnie & Clyde saga in 'The Highwaymen,' a detective story starring Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson.

From Colonoscopies to Ping-Pong: What Hollywood Insiders Will be Doing In Lieu of Watching the Inauguration

“I think the greatest protest of all would be the lowest ratings in modern television inauguration history,” says ‘Transparent’ star Amy Landecker.

Michael Keaton, Laura Dern, John Lee Hancock on the American Dream at ‘The Founder’ Premiere

“It’s a human and politically subversive tale any time you are looking at the story of how greed serves one and impacts ... millions. We see that a lot, particularly recently," said Dern of the film about the start of the McDonald's empire.

Oscars: ‘Jungle Book’s’ Jon Favreau on How to Get Animals to Speak Convincingly (and 7 More Director Secrets)

A slew of helmer contenders — from Mel Gibson to Kenneth Lonergan — open up about their work process and how they arrived at their aha moments.

‘The Founder’: Film Review

Michael Keaton stars as Ray Kroc, the man who helped make McDonald's a billion-dollar brand, in 'The Founder,' the latest from director John Lee Hancock, maker of 'The Blind Side' and 'Saving Mr. Banks.'

Oscars: Michael Keaton Back in the Hunt for Under-the-Radar McDonald’s Movie ‘The Founder’

The Weinstein Co. movie about Ray Kroc, which shares a director with 'The Blind Side,' will receive an Oscar-qualifying run starting Dec. 16.

Michael Keaton in Talks to Star in the Story of McDonald’s Mogul (Exclusive)

John Lee Hancock is directing the drama about what happened when Ray Kroc met the McDonald Brothers.

‘Blind Side’ Director Tackling the Story of McDonald’s (Exclusive)

FilmNation and The Combine are producing the period drama

BAFTA’s Best British Movie Category Includes ‘Gravity,’ ‘Rush’ and ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

The categories include two U.K.-specific ones as the academy seeks to ensure that local achievements are honored.

Bringing Walt Disney (and Mary Poppins) Back to Life: The Making of ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

The filmmakers feared the studio might kill the project, about the real story behind the making of "Mary Poppins." Instead, Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson and director John Lee Hancock were given the keys to the Magic Kingdom.

AFI Fest: ‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Aims to Become Third Consecutive Movie About Hollywood to Win Top Oscar

Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks were on hand for the film's U.S. premiere at Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre, where "Mary Poppins" also premiered 49 years ago.