Director Ted Melfi Turns Tragedy into Triumphant ‘St. Vincent’

Eight years ago, filmmaker Ted Melfi’s brother died tragically at the age of 38, leaving behind an 11-year-old daughter named Taylor. Melfi and his wife adopted Taylor and moved her from Tennessee to Sherman Oaks, California, where she was later enrolled in Notre Dame High School. During her sophomore year at the Catholic institution, Taylor […]

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Philadelphia Film Society Announces 23rd Film Festival Line-Up

The Philadelphia Film Society presents the 23rd annual Philadelphia Film Festival from Thursday, October 16-Sunday, October 26, 2014. The 11-day event will feature more than 100 films from 28 countries on several theater screens throughout the Greater Philadelphia area, including Ritz East, Ritz at the Bourse, Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center, PFS Roxy Theater […]

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Naveen Andrews Rediscovers the Royal Family in ‘Diana’

Sixteen years after her tragic death, the life of Princess Diana continues to captivate millions. One man who wasn’t interested? Actor Naveen Andrews, who just so happens to star alongside Naomi Watts in this weekend’s new movie “Diana,”a biographical drama based on Kate Snell‘s 2001 book “Diana: Her Last Love,” which chronicles the last two years of […]

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