"Eager Bodies" is a sober, convincing but slightly underwhelming look at the suddenly complex love life of young woman battling cancer. Intense three-hander marks the screen debut of 19-year-old…
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Accomplished Italo helmer Daniele Luchett takes a vacation from serious filmmaking in a happy summer teen pic written with pic's star Stefania Montorsi. "Ginger and Cinnamon" is an unpretentious romp…
An interesting attempt to introduce a few variations into the standard teens-in-peril horror formula, "Lost Things" has cult possibilities, though its slow-to-develop structure and its supernatural…
In "Reconstruction," a Danish photographer doesn't know whether he's coming or going after a possibly pre-ordained chance encounter with a Swedish woman. Valiant attempt to innovate in the well-trod…
New York-based independent production banner GreeneStreet Films will launch Raw Nerve, a low-budget horror division run by a team of writers and directors headed by Boaz Yakin.
Maybe there were just a lot of Agent Smiths duplicating themselves among auds for "The Matrix Reloaded" this weekend. But the results were clear: The first four days for WB/Village Roadshow's "The…
Hollywood, a fickle mistress to the Cannes Film Festival in previous years, is puckering up for a big French kiss.
The Cannes Film Festival has ratcheted into full gear, though it took a bit longer to gather steam this year because of logistics problems due to the transit strike and SARS.
Gotham-based indie Killer Films is shopping a slate of projects to financiers here, including features from Todd Haynes, Dan Minahan, Tom Kalin, George C. Wolfe, Mary Harron, Bruce Wagner and…
Indie domestic and international distribution company Zenpix has acquired all domestic distribution rights to the Sundance comedy "A Foreign Affair," starring David Arquette, Tim Blake Nelson and…
Spyglass Entertainment has come onboard to co-finance Miramax Films' high-profile English-language remake of top-grossing Japanese pic "Shall We Dance."