Ben Affleck is no longer directing a feature version of Stephen King's post-apocalyptic novel "The Stand" for Warner Bros. and CBS Films with “Crazy Heart” director Scott Cooper on board to helm and…
A defiantly unclassifiable cross-genre experiment that simultaneously reinvents and regurgitates low-budget British cinema as it goes.
Elias Querejeta, the producer of many of the greatest modern classics made by Spain's most distinguished directors under and after the death of dictator Francisco Franco in 1975, died Sunday at his…
The participation of "True Blood" producer Alan Ball raised expectations "Banshee" might be a tad more ambitious than the Cinemax dramas that have preceded it, but alas, no such luck.
Mark Padilla has joined Myriad Pictures as VP of sales and distribution and will attend the Cannes Market as part of the Myriad team.
"Shackles" percolates with enough jailhouse energy and sufficient high-def dazzle to make up for many of its character flaws. Mixing music vid values, a literature lesson, a little '30s Warners…
It could be viewed as a minor miracle that "Exorcist: The Beginning" doesn't quite live down to expectations raised -- or lowered -- by near-deafening negative advance buzz. Indeed, given its…
For those confused that the title "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" must have something to do with a sports widow who finds her dream coming true, a quick lesson in measures: the "league" referred to…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Aside from casting Richard Gere as Lancelot, First Knight marches out as an agreeably intelligent, mature and well-mounted telling of the legendary King Arthur story.
"Chariots of Fire," which weaves the stories of two former British track aces who both won major events at the 1924 Paris Olympics, is about the will to win and why. It's also a winner for director…