Generic sports movie/poor-boy-makes-good fable employs every treadless cliche on the track.
This year's Sundance winner, "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire," is Geoffrey Fletcher's first produced feature script (under pseudonym Damien Paul). "But the irony," he says, "is that…
When they began writing "The Oranges," Ian Helfer and Jay Reiss had been friends for 15 years but had never worked together.
Could cut out a new constituency for a genre usually devoted to purely escapist entertainment.
A fully baked Gaelic nutroll of a comedy confected from equal parts "Pleasantville," "The Quiet Man" and the old "Carry On" comedies.
A romance of Palestinian origin that avoids making an argument about Middle East politics.
Poised to be the singing-and-dancing rainstorm after the drought, "New York" is the first major Bollywood release after last year's strike, but it's hardly business as usual.
Pic crosses the border between the standard portrayal of U.S.-Mexico relations.
Kevin Bacon says he had his doubts about tackling the Iraq War in HBO's "Taking Chance."
Few cold, calculating and ruthless characters have been as incongruously romantic as Gordon Gekko.
Darker, grimmer and more stylistically single-minded than its two relatively giddy predecessors.