The Croisette will get a taste of Midwestern American sensibilities this year when Omaha native Alexander Payne screens his latest pic, Nebraska, in competition.
Wayne Wang's low-budget "The Princess of Nebraska" looks more like a dashed-off sketch than a thoroughly worked portrait.
"Man From Nebraska," a play by Chicago-based writer and actor Tracy Letts, succeeds quite well at expressing the empty feelings of a man experiencing a crisis of faith, but is far less successful at…
Alexander Payne has committed to next direct "Nebraska," an under-$10 million road trip pic he'll shoot in black-and-white. Focus Features has first crack at the pic, as the producers have a…