Good silly fun, "Alien Trespass" is a dead-on spoof of cheapo '50s sci-fi programmers done with plenty of self-deprecating humor. Producer-director and longtime "X-Files" intimate R. W. Goodwin…
Cannes Film Festival
French paybox Canal Plus has reupped its exclusive partnership with the Cannes Film Festival until 2011.
French actress Isabelle Huppert will serve as jury president of the 62nd Festival du Cannes.
The rediscovery of a punk rock band leads to comeback tours and the return of unresolved issues in "The Shonen Merikensack," a consistently funny but overlong comedy.
Fourteen years away from the director's chair have boosted anticipation levels beyond sustainability for helmer Samir Habchi and "Beirut Open City."
An innocent love story between two English teens gets nipped in the bud by an ugly and rather generic tale of revenge in "The Butterfly Tattoo." Low-budget adaptation of a contempo novel by "Golden…
Pope John Paul II's visit to a small Uruguayan town near the Brazilian border inspires the little dreams of a little man in the borderline condescending "The Pope's Toilet."
Cannes Film Festival's Cinefondation has named six emerging directors who will participate in its Residence program, which provides mentoring on the helmers' first or second feature.
Head of the Cannes Film Festival's Directors' Fortnight, Olivier Pere, has been tapped by the Society of French Directors to become artistic director of the Locarno Intl. Film Festival in 2010.
However shrewdly contrived to keep its budget low, "Pontypool," set almost entirely in a basement radio station, is a zombie flick sans bite.