pictures dept has sealed a deal with US distrib First Pond Entertainment to theatrically release the cross-cultural comedy "Sake-Bomb" in the US.
Joseph L. Mankiewicz's "Cleopatra" is among 20 restored film gems and three docs in Cannes Classics, announced today in Paris.
Quincy Jones turns 80 years young on March 14 -- and from his perch high up in Bel-Air with a 180-degree view of Southern California, he can look back at one of the most improbable careers in show…
"Radiance," by Cusi Cram, upholds Labyrinth's rep for eccentricity, with its surreal treatment of the 1945 U.S. mission that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. But the peculiar slo-mo directorial…
Another leisurely told shaggy-dog story from Uruguayan helmer/co-writer Pablo Stoll Ward ("Hiroshima"), "3" extends its episodic drollery about 30 minutes beyond what the material warrants, thus…
Calling Aphrodite," a tale of tragedy and personal redemption, opens in Hiroshima on the morning of the U.S. atomic bomb attack in 1945.
Only devotees of Japanese auteur Nobuhiro Suwa's very particular cinema will be interested in "H Story," and that means a tiny cult audience and, probably, little exposure outside the fest circuit…
A first [feature of] its director, film can be classed as a noble try to make a statement on human love and the Atom Bomb (hardly a lovable thing), but it's too literary in conception and too…