At the multiplex, no one can hear you scream. Such is the case when studios try to schedule pics around Halloween, anyway. When debuts come within two days of the holiday, auds tend to shrivel up…
As the mid-November cut-off for submission of Oscar-contending foreign-language films draws closer, several European countries have made their selections, including France, which has chosen Regis…
United Cinemas Intl. (UCI) will open Brazil's largest multiplex Thursday. The 18-screen plex in Rio de Janeiro features 4,600 seats and cost around $14 million.
Director Peter Hyams is in final negotiations to helm "The Core" for Paramount Pictures -- one of several projects in the vein of "Journey to the Center of the Earth" in development around town.
Scott Bakula, who currently appears in DreamWorks' "American Beauty," has been tapped to star in the indie pic "Above Suspicion," alongside Annabella Sciorra and George Dzundza.
"The Sopranos" writer-creator David Chase has inked a deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment to write and helm his first feature, an action-comedy titled "Female Suspects" for Columbia Pictures.
Gary Sinyor, who directed New Line Cinema's upcoming romantic comedy "The Bachelor," has been tapped to helm another pic in the same genre for the same studio.
In a coop full of Chicken Littles decrying the rapid fall of pop culture, the Just Think Foundation's approach stands out. Rather than urging better movie and TV ratings, Internet censorship or a…
The ninth biennial Filmcritica Masters of Cinema Campidoglio Award -- designed to honor international filmmakers whose creative achievements and critical merits often have been overshadowed by their…
Austrian helmer Barbara Alberts' first feature, "Nordrand" (Northern Skirts), copped both main prizes at the Viennale Film Festival in Vienna: the Vienna Film Award for best Austrian picture, as well…