Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Antoine Fuqua

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016

ZERO VFX is aptly named, reflecting a mantra which calls for effects to be “invisible,” according to visual effects supervisor Sean Devereaux who co-founded the studio with Brian Drewes nearly seven years ago. The latest prime example of this working philosophy being applied is The...

Tuesday, Sep. 20, 2016

Deciding to remake "The Magnificent Seven " with a fresh batch of movie stars is certainly no sin. John Sturges' 1960 tome, itself a remake of Akira Kurosawa's classic "Seven Samurai," is a fun confection of star power and charismatic bravado, sure, but held in such high esteem probably more...

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2016

The 41st Toronto International Film Festival got underway Thursday with Antoine Fuqua's remake of "The Magnificent Seven," an old-school Western with more modern faces.

The film's Thursday night premiere kicked off North America's largest film festival, which is set to unspool some 300...

Tuesday, Jul. 26, 2016

Lupita Nyong'o, Justin Timberlake, Denzel Washington and Emma Stone are just a few of the stars with films headed to the Toronto International Film Festival this year.

The Toronto festival is considered a launching pad to Hollywood's awards season, and this year features a buzzy and...

Wednesday, Jul. 22, 2015

Director Antoine Fuqua got a distressing call early in pre-production for the boxing drama "Southpaw."

It was Terry Claybon, a boxing expert who's trained Fuqua for years. He'd just met with Jake Gyllenhaal to see if the actor could fight and he didn...

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014

Flexing his star power, Denzel Washington led the thriller "The Equalizer" to a $35 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday.

The Sony-Columbia Pictures release dominated the weekend box office, surpassing some expectations for the film....

Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The Equalizer--which just made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival--marks a reunion for director Antoine Fuqua with several key artisans, most notably Denzel Washington. Their prior...

Sunday, Oct. 28, 2007

Antoine Fuqua, whose feature film credits include The Replacement Killers, Training Day and Shooter, doesn't delve into the advertising world often. His busy feature film schedule simply doesn't allow for it. So when it comes to selecting ad projects, the director, who...