• In this Dec. 17, 2013 photo released by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, director Davis Guggenheim appears in Birmingham, England with Malala Yousafzai, and Ziauddinuddin Yousafzai during the filming of the documentary, "He Named Me Malala," released in U.S. theaters on Friday. (Caroline Furneaux/Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation via AP)

    Davis Guggenheim transformed by making ‘Malala’ documentary

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Davis Guggenheim has made movies about world leaders (Barack Obama, Al Gore) and rock stars (U2, Jimmy Page, Jack White), but it’s his new film about a girl and her dad that affected him most.

  • In this image released by Sony Pictures, Joseph Gordon-Levitt portrays Philippe Petite in a scene from, "The Walk." The film, about high-wire artist Phillippe Petit’s cabled walk between the Twin Towers in 1974, opened the 53rd New York Film Festival on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.  (Sony Pictures via AP)

    ‘The Walk’ a big-screen balancing act in a lost art

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Sept. 28, The Associated Press reported that the film “The Walk” will open in theaters nationwide Friday. The movie will open wide on Friday, Oct. 8. It will first open on IMAX screens Wednesday, Sept. 30.