An affecting drama about a family scarred by tragedy, "Antenna" is overlong and cluttered but consistently engrossing, rich in atmosphere and psychological texture. Kazuyoshi Kumakiri's third feature…
Allan King's "Dying at Grace" observes with unblinking humanism the dying process of five patients at the Salvation Army's Toronto Grace Health Center. Documaker has extended his favored cinema…
Scottish helmer Paul McGuigan ("The Acid House") has signed on to direct Jason Smilovic's script "Lucky Number Slevin" for indie shingle FilmEngine. Company is eyeing a first quarter 2004 start to…
Kiwi tycoon Eric Watson and business partner Mark Hotchin have formed film financing company Capital Pictures to back helmer Geoff Murphy's conspiracy thriller "Spooked."
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have tapped Darryl Quarles to pen a redo of 1969 Don Knotts laffer, "The Love God?"
Initially outfoxed in an auction for the Gotham film company, Lions Gate is back in the Artisan hen house. Several other suitors also remain in the hunt, as Artisan continues a company auction…
Underlining the distrib's hankering for horror after its strong opening weekend with "Cabin Fever," Lions Gate Films has acquired French director Alexandre Aja's blood-drenched tale of serial murder…
The Art Directors Guild has announced it is adding special jury awards that fall outside its established categories or have been overlooked in its nomination process.
The key Senate backer of federal anti-runaway-production legislation has reintroduced a tax credit bill aimed at productions budgeted under $10 million.
Rock iconoclast Young returns to the director's chair with exquisitely grungy results. Visualization of his current record, pic follows small-town folk in the titular burg whose simple way of life is…
Robert Altman has dropped the previously announced title for his next feature, "Ultraviolet," which is now known as "The Untitled New York Art World Film."