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Alamo Drafthouse to host Intolerable film series in Charlottesville, VA

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, the theater company who's been known to host specialized screenings in the past, has plans to host a new event they're calling INTOLERABLE: REFLECTIONS OF BIGOTRY AND HATRED IN CINEMA. For the event, the Alamo Drafthouse will show a series of ten films that explore the opposing tension of discrimination and resistance through the lens of the...
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The first trailer for A Wrinkle in Time is here!

SELMA and 13TH have solidified Ava DuVernay as a force to be reckoned with, and in March , she’ll deliver what we hope will be another masterwork with the fantasy/sci-fi tale A WRINKLE IN TIME. Some new images for the movie recently dropped meaning the first trailer could arrive any day. With Disney’s D23 currently underway people have been eagerly awaiting the footage,...
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New Wrinkle in Time images show off Pine, Witherspoon and Oprah

A WRINKLE IN TIME will mark director Ava DuVernay ’s first foray into big-budget filmmaking, but in terms of the movie’s ideas and themes it’s straight up a familiar alley. The story about a young girl traveling to different worlds has all the trimmings of a wonderful, innocent, Spielbergian tale wrapped up in a progressive story about where we are in society and...
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Ava Duvernay teams with Netflix for Central Park Five limited drama series

SELMA director Ava Duvernay is partnering with Participant Media, Harpo Films and Tribeca Productions in bringing the infamous true story of the Central Park Five jogger case to Netflix, for a 2019 premiere. The dramatic series is set to be directed and written by Duvernay, who will strive to create a five-episode arc based on the true story of five teenagers, who, in 1989, were...
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Get a look at the young cast of A Wrinkle in Time as filming wraps

I know the question on all of your minds, the one that supersedes all others to the point where you have begun fasting until you get an answer: when is A WRINKLE IN TIME going to finish filming so that I may consume it? Well, my friends, you can now have a snack, because filming on the epic adventure has just concluded, and as further proof director Ava DuVernay has posted plenty of...
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A Wrinkle in Time adds Zach Galifianakis; begins shooting in California

Disney’s A WRINKLE IN TIME is going to be a helluva movie. The sci-fi adventure story not only has classic source material behind it, but the upcoming epic has the amazing Ava DuVernay at the helm, and a stellar cast that just got even stellarier. At bare minimum it at least got a little funnier. According to Deadline actor Zach Galifianakis has joined the cast, along...
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Lee Daniels returns to Richard Pryor biopic; Jay-Z added as a producer

Back in May we reported that the long-gestating Richard Pryor biopic was cancelled because director Lee Daniels had to bail due to his busy schedule. I would be over-exaggerating in saying the world wept, but I certainly did, and my friends can attest to the fact I locked myself in my room for a fortnight so that I may sob in solitude. Turns out, all those tears and listening...
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Oprah Winfrey to star in Ava DuVernay's A Wrinkle in Time

Admittedly it's been quite a while since I last read Madeleine L'Engle "A Wrinkle in Time" (elementary school), but I recall quite enjoying it. The acclaimed novel " revolves around a young girl whose father, a government scientist, has gone missing after working on a mysterious project called a tesseract, which involves being transported to a fifth dimension with...
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Lee Daniels says good-bye to directing the Richard Pryor biopic

Just when you thought that long-in-development Richard Pryor might finally be on the path to getting made, another snag has come up throwing it off-track once more.  Director Lee Daniels , who appeared to finally be the filmmaker able to wrangle this film to the big screen for The Weinstein Company, has departed the project, with his busy schedule serving as the scapegoat...
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Selma's Ava DuVernay to direct A Wrinkle in Time for Disney

Ava DuVernay is certainly making her way up in the cinematic world! From former publicist to having directed the Academy Award-winning film SELMA, DuVernay is now working with Disney and FROZEN writer Jennifer Lee to bring Madeleine L’Engle's novel, "A Wrinkle in Time," to life. The book, published back in 1963, follows a young girl, Meg Murry, whose scientist father has gone...
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Ava DuVernay being courted to helm A Wrinkle in Time & Intelligent Life

Deadline has learned that SELMA director Ava DuVernay is being wooed by Disney and Amblin to helm two different features. According to the site, the Mouse House has offered her A WRINKLE IN TIME, a big screen adaptation of the Madeleine L’Engle fantasy novel of the same name, and she's also in negotiations with Steven Spielberg 's production company to direct...
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Tracy Morgan becoming Redd Fox for Lee Daniels' Richard Pryor biopic

It's been a long trip through development in order for a Richard Pryor biopic to get made, but it appears we're closer than ever to it finally happening. Granted, I won't believe it until cameras start rolling, as this project has been on the precipice of being a real thing before only for everything to collapse. However, Lee Daniels is moving ahead with his casting, believing this...
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