George Clooney has closed a deal to reprise Frank Sinatra's role as Danny Ocean in "Ocean's 11," with Steven Soderbergh set to direct the Warner Bros. pic.
Adapting novels into film is pretty close to a sucker's bet. There's never enough screen time to do a novel justice -- even a three-hour film is hard-pressed to pack in all the events of a midsize…
While local films stole much of the thunder in France, Italy and Spain, several American films reached or neared significant milestones at the overseas box office.
In October 1992, the Royal National Theater opened a new production of the 1945 J. B. Priestley play “An Inspector Calls,” and a directing star was born: Banished — along with the drawing room in…
The following dossier includes information on all 47 submissions for the foreign-language film Oscar.
New York-based Hart Sharp Entertainment, riding high with the critical success of "Boys Don't Cry," has struck a deal with the U.K.'s FilmFour to develop a biopic of performance artist Leigh Bowery.
Steve Buscemi's "Animal Factory" and Barbara Kopple's "My Generation" have been added to this year's Sundance lineup.
Freddie Prinze Jr. is near a deal to star in "Summer Catch," a Warner Bros. romance that marks the feature directing debut of Mike Tollin. Prinze, who's become one of the busiest young leading men in…
Burt Bacharach and Don Was have been tapped as musical directors for this year's Oscars.
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Assn. has tapped DreamWorks' "American Beauty" as 1999's best picture, with the film's Kevin Spacey copping a nod for best actor.