Sony Pictures and Happy Madison Prods. are in talks with "Grown Ups" scribe Fred Wolf to write a sequel to last year's Adam Sandler comedy, the funnyman's highest-grossing film worldwide at $271…
Undeniably excessive, Slava Ross' "Siberia, Monamour" (his second feature, after "Fat Stupid Rabbit") teems with enough dramatic events to fuel a half-dozen films, each one more over-the-top than the…
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ABC Studios and BBC Worldwide Prods. are developing a potential ABC adaptation of BBC laffer "The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle" that will have Chelsea Handler among its exec producers.
The Writers Guild of America East has come to terms with Tyler Perry Studios on a successor deal covering scribes on his TBS comedy skein "House of Payne."
Casting director Marion Dougherty, who helped define the contemporary role of those in her profession, died Dec. 4 in Manhattan of natural causes. She was 88 and had been ailing from heart disease.
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A daughter and father reunite after many years with unexpected consequences in Leticia Tonos' "Love Child," a small-scale, engagingly told debut whose charms outweigh its flaws.
Sony Corp. of America's chief financial officer Rob Wiesenthal said Tuesday that now is certainly not the time, if there ever was one, for the Japanese giant to split up its various businesses.
Proving it pays to stick with a docu subject for the long haul, "Putin's Kiss" tracks four years in the life of a firebrand member of Russia's ultranationalist Nashi movement who eventually has a…
Taking a new tack on the Holocaust documentary, "Jealous of the Birds" examines why any Jews would choose to stay in Germany after the war. It's a question helmer Jordan Bahat addresses first and…
A diverting if lightweight treatment of a serious topic from helmer Giambattista Avellino and co-writer Fabio Bonifacci.
The film is pushed to punishing lengths by the engorged cast list, which prevents any individual plot from deepening beyond single-sentence character descriptions and dilemmas.