'Blue Valentine' Director Derek Cianfrance Developing HBO Bodybuilding Comedy 2 years ago
"Blue Valentine" director Derek Cianfrance is developing a body-building comedy for HBO, the network confirms.
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Ben Stiller/Rogert DeNiro franchise comedy drops only 15% in week 2 and passes the $100M mark
Many moviegoers were out sipping champagne, but the Coen brothers' Western and Universal comedy "Little Fockers" ($7.8M) enjoyed relatively strong performances
Acclaimed scripts for "Toy Story 3," "Another Year" and "Blue Valentine" also ruled ineligible by Writers Guild
Michelle Williams and Ryan Gosling's compelling performances offer no easy answers in this portrait of a marriage collapsing
The Ryan Gosling-Michelle Williams marital drama will now open on Dec. 29
In rare move, board awards an R rating to the relationship drama
The movie treats love like a murder-mystery, says Gosling. "You try to trace down the killer - is it him, her, their jobs, money, time?"
At TheWrap screening series, the inside story of the sexually frank drama's battle with the ratings board, and the 12-year struggle to get the movie made
Cianfrance invites a discussion: 'By changing the film, you cut into the heart and soul of what the film is. Every once in a while in your life you have an opportunity to stand for something'
Up close with four Oscar hopefuls, from "Casino Jack" to "The Social Network"
It wasn't the NC-17 sex scenes that were tough for Michelle Williams -- it was improvising all night, and fighting with Ryan Gosling for days
Legal team featuring Bert Fields and David Boies will challenge R-rating for "The King's Speech" and NC-17 mark for "Blue Valentine"
One paper debuts a new awards forum, while another learns that Jean-Luc Godard is unavailable for comment
"The Kids Are All Right," "Blue Valentine," "Black Swan" and "Let Me In" also competing for Best Feature
The MPAA's rating decision came as a surprise
Gala screenings at Hollywood-based festival also include Oscar contenders "Rabbit Hole," "Made in Dagenham" and "Barney's Version"
Last year's screening series showcased five Best Picture nominees; this year's lineup is heavy with contenders as well
TheWrap announces its screening series for 2010 - including 'The King's Speech,' 'Black Swan' and 'Biutiful'
Surprised by an adult rating, the Weinstein Company will confer with lawyers Monday to consider an appeal
It's not clear if the Weinstein Company will make cuts or will appeal the board's decision
Fest to open with New Orleans-set "Welcome to the Rileys," also includes "Black Swan" and "127 Hours"
The Oscar-nominated actress is eyeing one of the lead roles in "The Emperor's Children"
Weinstein buys "Blue Valentine," "Tillman"; Oprah's OWN picks up "Family Affair"
Meanwhile, not interested in playing cat-and-mouse with distributors, filmmakers are finding new distribution paths
All makers of loud, stupid action movies only wish their films delivered as much sheer sensation as this latest installment in the vroom-vroom saga