Luckily for Emmy revelers, the majority of the weekend's parties didn't suffer the sad fate of the BAFTA/LA tea party: termination by threat of picket line.
The second collaboration between helmer Susanne Bier and scriptwriter Anders Thomas Jensen is about lives being turned upside down by events outside the people's control. Pic's qualities, combined…
First feature from young Finnish filmmaker Aleksi Salmenpera, "Producing Adults" is an entertaining drama-comedy about longing for a child and the unexpected turns love can take. Exposure in Toronto…
Chop-socky on f/x steroids that's devoid of genuine inspiration or involving character development. Long-awaited return by multi-hyphenate Stephen Chow, after his socko Asian hit "Shaolin Soccer"…
Expect a very unusual awards season for the Mouse House. Disney/Pixar's "The Incredibles" is generating buzz and is expected to do boffo B.O.; the studio is also mulling a best-picture Oscar push.
"Veronica Mars" is the smartest teen-oriented drama since "Freaks and Geeks." A unique and inspired looked at teen angst shrouded in a P.I. show, the UPN drama features Kristen Bell in the lead role.
This year's Toronto Film Festival is receiving mixed marks as a launch pad for awards hopefuls. No single pic grabbed all the buzz the way "American Beauty" did here a few years back. But it's been a…
Apparently more at home with the fantasy figures and comic-book superheroes of his screenplays for "X2: X-Men United" and the upcoming "Superman," "Logan's Run" and "Fantastic Four," 24-year-old…
Not to saddle "Two and a Half Men" with the entire weight of the ailing sitcom business, but as a returning sophomore that can boast some genuine hit credentials, expectations are high. Year two…
A question for Sunday night's Emmy contenders: Are you sure you want to win? As you sit there in your uncomfortable formal wear, without having eaten for hours, bored at everyone's laundry list of…