Show Biz Industry Drama Debuts on North American VOD Platforms June 26th Los Angeles, CA – June 5, 2018 – Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, has acquired North American rights for the show business industry drama LIMELIGHT. LIMELIGHT...

by ALAN SCHERSTUHL   JUNE 5, 2018 As you might hope for a film with a script from the great Jules Feiffer, Dan Mirvish’s Bernard and Huey bristles with anxious, circuitous, hilarious talk. Based on characters the longtime Village Voice cartoonist invented a half-century ago, Mirvish’s roundelay sex comedy offers spiraling spiels and...

By Dave McNary MAY 22, 2018 In today’s film news roundup, the City of Los Angeles sets Buster Keaton Day and deals are made for “The Life, Blood and Rhythm of Randy Castillo” and dance drama “All Styles.” HONOR The City of Los Angeles has declared that June 16 will be Buster Keaton Day in honor of the...

by MGDSQUAN  May 16, 2018 Well, there’s no other way to start this review than by saying that Island Zero is one of the best combinations of horror and science fiction this year, and it’s a supreme mix of old school creature feature elements and modern action-thriller troupes. From Donkey...

May 14, 2018 by William Cutshaw A small fishing community, located on a secluded island forty miles from the mainland, is dealing with the financial burden caused by the mysterious disappearance of the local fish and lobsters. Theories are tossed around at the local diner, but the visiting biologist...

BERNARD AND HUEY is the story of roguish Huey (David Koechner) and nebbishy Bernard (Oscar®-winner Jim Rash), who are unlikely friends in late 1980s New York. Years later, a bedraggled Huey crashes at Bernard’s upscale bachelor pad. As the two reconnect, Bernard starts a relationship...

The Little Mermaid, the live-action film inspired by the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale more than the Disney animated classic, has set an August 17 release date exclusively at more than 200 AMC Theatres nationwide. The Royals‘ William Moseley and Downton Abbey‘s Poppy Drayton star in the debut feature...

by KAREN HAN MAY 8, 2018 Anyone who’s spent any time in New York City has probably seen the horse-drawn carriages around Central Park. Even now, despite protests from animal rights activists and Mayor Bill de Blasio’s promise to get rid of them, they still plod through Manhattan...

By Dave McNary In today’s film news, Jennifer Hudson will sing the anthem for the upcoming documentary about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Blue Fox Entertainment launches a new division, and Freestyle buys “Seven Hundred Miles.” Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, has acquired U.S....

MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018 By MICHAEL GINGOLD Something’s hungry off the Maine coast in ISLAND ZERO, a new horror film with a strong writing pedigree that’s coming next month. Jump past the jump for the details, trailer and poster. Scripted by Tess Gerritsen, whose best-selling novels inspired the...

Crime Drama Debuts on VOD Platforms April 24th Los Angeles, CA – April 4, 2018 – Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, has acquired North American rights for the digital debut of the crime drama JUST WITHIN REACH. Debuting on VOD, JUST...