I don't think anyone forgets the first time they meet Jerry Weintraub. For me, one of my earliest memories of him was on the set of the original "The Karate Kid" in 1983. He was in his office at…
Legendary producer Jerry Weintraub, best know for "The Karate Kid," "Nashville" and "Ocean's Eleven" franchise, died on Monday at 77. The three-time Emmy winner’s most recent project was exec…
Slamdance, launched 19 years ago as an alternative to Sundance, has unveiled its competition lineup with 12 narrative films and 10 documentaries -- including 13 world premieres and seven U.S…
"Hitchcock" is a diverting but dramatically insipid account of how the Master of Suspense took his biggest gamble and delivered his greatest success with "Psycho."
Sony's multiculti reboot remains largely faithful to the enduring 1984 crowdpleaser.
Columbia Pictures is back in the dojo with a new version of the 1984 hit "The Karate Kid," which has been refashioned as a star vehicle for Jaden Smith.
Baby-faced Ralph Macchio returns quietly to the stage in this modest production of a new play by Arje Shaw. The Soho Playhouse's small stage hosts "Magic Hands Freddy," a dark comedy about an…
The makers of The Karate Kid Part III - also responsible for its successful predecessors - have either delivered or taken a few too many kicks to the head along the way, resulting in a particularly…