An indie Indian pic with the crossover appeal of 'Monsoon Wedding,' Ritesh Batra's debut is sure to be gobbled up by audience-friendly fests before heading into niche cinemas.
Saucily thumbing its nose at the insipid teen-love of the "Twilight" franchise, "Kiss" reimagines its bloodsuckers as horny, supercilious Euro-trash with addiction issues.
Focus Features has nabbed the film rights to Peter Hedges' new tome "The Heights" for the multi-hyphenate to adapt, direct and produce.
Focus Features decided to forego its annual swanky distributors' luncheon this year and instead aim for a beachside blowout at far-flung Baoli Monday night at La Croisette's end.
Fox Searchlight's "In America" topped nominations for the 2004 IFP Independent Spirit Awards with six, followed by five each for HBO Films/Fine Line Features' "American Splendor" and the Samuel…
Hot directors coming off major successes often follow up with quirky, more idiosyncratic pictures and so it is with the Coen brothers' follow-up to "Fargo." Spiked with wonderfully funny sequences…
Darkly comic, vastly entertaining and utterly original, Paul Thomas Anderson's "Boogie Nights" is one of the most ambitious films to have come out of Hollywood in some time. Spanning the height of…
The slow unraveling of the perfect crime gone awry has long been an almost irresistible movie thriller theme. In "Fargo," iconoclastic filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen manage the precarious balancing…
Four excellent lead performances, vividly evoked ambience and a masterfully sustained mood of quiet desperation mark pic as an impressive piece of work. Despite a couple of plot twists that strain…
"The Hudsucker Proxy" is no doubt one of the most inspired and technically stunning pastiches of old Hollywood pictures ever to come out of the New Hollywood. But a pastiche it remains, as nearly…