Christian and Heide Schwochow’s ‘West’ Opens in Select U.S. Theaters November 7

West(PCM) Main Street Films brings the German drama, West, from director Christian Schwochow and writer Heide Schwochow, to the U.S. where it will premiere in New York City at the Anthology Film Archives on Friday, November 7.

Winner of the Gold Film Award from the German Film Awards for Best Leading Actress and nominated for Best Screenplay, West has been received in the U.S. with mixed reviews. Critics are praising Jördis Triebel’s performance but criticize the film’s loose strings.

John DeFore wrote for The Hollywood Reporter: “Smartly acted and scripted with insight into its protagonist’s emotional baggage, the … read more...

Deceit, Drugs, Betrayal and Lies: The Lookalike Opens in Theaters November 7

TheLookalike(PCM) Emotions run high in the crime-drama-thriller, The Lookalike, opening in theaters nationwide November 7, 2014.

Directed by Richard Gray (Mine Games, Summer Coda) from the script by Michele Davis-Gray (Mine Games, Summer Coda), The Lookalike stars a pretty recognizable cast including Justin Long, John Corbett, Gillian Jacobs, Jerry O’Connell, Gina Gershon, Luis Guzmán, Steven Bauer

Drug lord William Spinks has a curious obsession with Sadie Hill and uses family friends Bobby and Frank to get to her. But when Sadie’s death jeopardizes a major deal, Bobby and Frank set out to find a replacement, a lookalike … read more...

‘The Better Angels’ Portrays the Hardships Faced By Young Abraham Lincoln

TheBetterAngels(PCM) Academy Award-nominated writer-director Terrence Malick produces The Better Angles, a biographical drama from director A.J. Edward depicting the early life of the 16th president of the U.S., Abraham Lincoln.

The Better Angels opened to mixed but generally positive reviews after its premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 18, 2014 and will open in select theaters nationwide starting November 7.

Todd McCarthy of The Hollywood Reporter critiqued the film shortly after it’s premiere saying, “Thanks to its indelible image-making and dedication to what could be termed lyrical realism, The Better Angels notably succeeds in creating a … read more...

New Terrifying Teaser Trailer for ‘Insidious: Chaprter 3′

InsidiousChapter3(PCM) Focus Features’ third installment in the supernatural thriller Insidious series, Insidious: Chapter 3, debuted its official teaser trailer on its Facebook this Thursday and we recommend watching it with the lights on!

A prequel to Insidious, the third chapter in the series digs deeper into the origins of the Elise Rainier, the psychic who helped the Lambert family (Rose Bryne and Patrick Wilson) as she investigates the haunting of a teenage girl and her family, revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm, The Further.

The newest chapter in the terrifying horror series is written and directed by … read more...

Aaron Sorkin Confirms Christian Bale Will Star in New Steve Jobs Biopic

ChristianBale(PCM) Sony should be thanking their luck stars for the lineup of their upcoming biopic on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs; directed by Academy Award-winning director Danny Boyle with a script from Academy Award-winning writer Aaron Sorkin and starring Academy Award-winner Christian Bale, Jobs has all of the ingredients of an Award Season sweeper.

Aaron Sorkin announced Christian Bale’s role as Steve Jobs to Bloomberg on Thursday, a few weeks after rumors of Leonardo DiCaprio starring in the role were put to rest.

“We needed the best actor on the board in a certain age range and that’s Chris Bale,” … read more...

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