Patrizia von Brandenstein will receive the Art Directors Guild’s Lifetime Achievement Award. She was the first woman to win an Academy Award for production design, for “Amadeus,” and was also…
Producer Saul Zaentz, who won best picture Oscars for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," "Amadeus" and "The English Patient," died Friday in the San Francisco Bay Area. He was 92 and had been…
LONDON — The Czech Republic's Karlovy Vary Film Festival is set to fete helmer-scribe Oliver Stone, who will receive the Crystal Globe for his contribution to world cinema. The event, which is…
Irving Saraf, who won an Oscar and an Emmy for documentaries, died Wednesday at home in San Francisco after succumbing to ALS. He was 80.
The Directors Guild of America has selected Milos Forman as the recipient of its lifetime achievement award for distinguished achievement in motion picture direction.
A delightful comic cocktail of modern city symphony, police procedural and love story.
You would think that, faced with a choice between a genius composer who speaks for God and a musical hack, there would be no contest. But Peter Shaffer's "Amadeus" stacks the deck, giving his…
With a little help from seven unidentified private investors, theater producer Adam Epstein is moving into feature film production via his newly formed Bonmark Entertainment shingle.
Has "Amadeus" stood the test of time? That depends on whether you find Peter Shaffer's undeniably theatrical --- and ultimately Oscar-winning --- conceit to be so much high-style hokum or a…
Two-time Oscar-winning producer Saul Zaentz has changed his game plan for producing upcoming projects. Next up on his plate are adaptations of the Booker Prize-winning novel "The English Patient" by…