It's not entirely a clash of the titans. Sure, Oscar familiars Bill Condon, Pedro Almodovar, Paul Haggis, Anthony Minghella and Patrick Marber are back as writing contenders. But they're facing a…
Spies have long been a movie staple. Usually, they're an excuse for action in exotic locations, as in the James Bond pics, or for a mixture of romance and suspense, like Hitchcock's "Notorious."
The rescue of Port Authority Police officers John McLoughlin and Will Jimeno, who responded to the fires at the Twin Towers on 9/11 and were trapped when the South Tower collapsed. Pair were among…
Jonathan Rosenbaum of the Chicago Reader, former Village Voice critic/current "Turner Classic Essentials" co-host Molly Haskell and master Brazilian critic Jose Carlos Avellar found plenty of…
The world of Raimunda (Penelope Cruz) and her family is turned upside down when long-dead mother Irene (Carmen Maura) returns to rake up old coals.
Paramount Pictures has resurrected shelved pic "Ripley's Believe It or Not!," hiring Steve Oedekerk to overhaul the script. Remaining in place are Jim Carrey as Ripley and Tim Burton as director…
A friendship between two grizzled, veteran thesps (Peter O'Toole and Leslie Phillips) is disrupted by an unlikely dalliance after one of the men's 19-year-old grandniece turns up.
DreamWorks Animation chief financial officer Kris Leslie ankled Friday after more than 10 years with the studio. She joined DreamWorks Studios as CFO in 1996, soon after its founding.
Mild-mannered taxman Harold Crick (Will Ferrell) thinks he's going crazy when he begins to hear a narrator's voice, but he doesn't pay it much mind until he hears, "Little did he know that events had…
While many still produce at a level that would put younger colleagues to shame, an elder generation of film critics that has held a powerful influence in the field is gradually, very gradually…
Princess Diana has just been killed in Paris, and while the British public mourns, the royals act according to protocol -- and without much emotion. Prime Minister Tony Blair tries to convince them…