Forget capes and superheroes — the CW is stepping away from comicbook adaptations for a moment and turning to one of America’s most beloved novels for a series on its 2015-16 development slate. The…
Former Sony Pictures chief Amy Pascal has come on board to produce the studio’s reboot of “Little Women” with Denise Di Novi and Robin Swicord. Sony has also hired Sarah Polley to adapt the script…
Sony Pictures has set up a new adaptation of “Little Women,” bringing on Olivia Milch to pen the script. Denise Di Novi and Robin Swicord are producing the latest version of Louisa May Alcott’s…
The spirit is willing but the filmmaking is weak in "Arise," a touchy-feely documentary with laudable dual messages of empowering women and healing the planet.
ABC Family’s “Pretty Little Liars,” television’s top-rated drama this summer among young femmes, surged to season highs Tuesday — and in the process set another social-media record. According to…
With a sordid "true story" of sex, violence and Mormonism tailor-made for TV-movie treatment, "Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret" makes no apologies for its obligatory exploitation. Twenty years ago…
There's a thrilling cat fight in Beau Willimon's "The Parisian Woman," being given its world premiere at South Coast Rep. It's so good that it draws as much blood and potentially wounds as many…
Displaying many of the same qualities that distinguished Todd Field's debut feature, "In the Bedroom," "Little Children" is a deftly made, emotionally acute and at times a tad fastidious examination…
Louisa May Alcott's classic novel about the romantic adventures and sibling rivalries of the four March sisters has always worked, whether as book, TV movie or feature film. The recent Broadway…
Noises Off: In the movies, marketing people have no problem coming up with rave quotes from crix who dine out on the studios' largesse every weekend. It's called "press-junket whoredom."
It's hard not to love the March girls of Concord, Mass., so deeply etched are Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy on the cultural and emotional landscape that they resurface from generation to generation like…
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