At once delicate and clumsy, tender and twee, "Restless" wraps the pain of grief and impending mortality in the balm of a teenage love story.
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German helmer Caroline Link is heading to Morocco for her next pic, a family drama set in Marrakesh.
After a nine-year sabbatical from feature filmmaking, Scottish helmer Lynne Ramsay is back with a vengeance with "We Need to Talk About Kevin," an exquisitely realized adaptation of Lionel Shriver's…
Susan Sarandon and Jim Broadbent are in advanced negotiations to join Tom Hanks and Halle Berry in Tom Tykwer and the Wachowski siblings' "Cloud Atlas," which Focus Features Int'l is shopping to…
FilmDistrict has acquired all US rights to romantic comedy "Playing the Field" from Nu Image/Millennium Films and plans for a spring release.
Rocked hard by the earthquake and tsunami of March 11 and the never-ending crisis at the Fukushima nuclear plant, the Japanese film biz still faces an array of challenges nearly two months later.
Since his rise to international notoriety in the 1990s as a purveyor of extreme violence and gore -- exhibit one being the 1999 shocker "Audition" -- Takashi Miike has proven himself a far more…
With declining auds, closed plexes and scrapped projects, the film biz has suffered like many other industries following the Great East Japan Earthquake, but it has nonetheless played a role in…
Jack Black is set to join forces with Brit helmer Michael Winterbottom for a new comedy "Bailout," which Ealing Metro International is pre-selling here in Cannes.
Anchor Bay Films has snapped up North American distribution of the documentary "Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel" and plans a theatrical release for late summer or early fall.