Anne Jackson, who collaborated extensively with husband Eli Wallach, together comprising one of the best-known acting couples of the American theater, died Tuesday at her home in Manhattan. She was…
Tony- and Emmy-winning actor Eli Wallach, a major proponent of "the Method" style of acting best known for his starring role in Elia Kazan's film "Baby Doll" and for his role as villain Tuco in…
MGM has tapped relative newcomer Nic Pizzolatto to pen the remake of "The Magnificent Seven," which has Tom Cruise attached to star.
As MGM prepares to start production on "RoboCop" and "Carrie" later this year, the studio is going back to the vault again to develop a remake of John Sturges' 1960 Western "The Magnificent Seven"…
Saturday evening's Academy Governors Awards offered a warm and sometimes ribald time as Eli Wallach, Kevin Brownlow and Jean-Luc Godard received honorary Oscars and Francis Ford Coppola picked up the…
Roman Polanski's all-too-faithful adaptation of a bestseller is low on sustained tension.
Restoring "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" was no easy feat, especially since the Bad wasn't available and the Good and the Ugly had different schedules.
An iconic film for the post-war generation raised on the psychologically driven, as opposed to simply heroic, Western, "The Magnificent Seven" is an ideal study in how the movies Hollywood exported…
The Godfather Part III matches its predecessors in narrative intensity, epic scope, socio-political analysis, physical beauty and deep feeling for its characters and milieu. In addition, the $55…
How to Steal a Million returns William Wyler to the enchanting province of the Roman Holiday. Lensed in Paris, advantageous use is made of the actual story locale to give unusual visual interest.
The Lineup is based on a popular teleseries [1954-60] and has some of the same characters. But the screenplay is original material. The production is a moderately exciting melodrama based on dope…