A woman kidnapped by a secret admirer turns the tables on her captor with unexpected results in "Perfect Strangers," an intriguing, virtually unclassifiable romantic thriller fantasy.
Earnest, straightforward account of the impact of 9/11 in the South Asian communities of New York City makes up in dignity what it lacks in drama. Never shrill or overstated, "60 Minutes"-type…
Helmer Baz Luhrmann and producers Dino and Martha De Laurentiis have launched a worldwide search for a young thesp to play Alexander as a child in the Universal/DreamWorks pic "Alexander the Great."
Atrio of girls hang out talking about boyfriends and sex as the camera restlessly roams around, home-movie style, in this provocatively titled but by no means titillating exercise in everyday…
The eyes have it in this Chinese thriller about a voyeuristic young cop's obsession with a beautiful ophthalmologist he has under surveillance. Despite the sexually suggestive trappings, well-crafted…
With the summer season entering its home stretch, an oddball pair of hard-to-define R-rated comedies seek to strike sparks at the box office this weekend.
Montreal World Film Festival prexy Serge Losique on Thursday provided a taste of the films skedded for the event, including a number of U.S. indie pics, notably helmer Gus Van Sant's provocative…
Organizers have added three galas to the lineup of the 28th Toronto Intl. Film Festival, including the world preem of Jane Campion's psychological thriller "In the Cut."
The battle between German exhibs and UIP over a controversial new pricing system heated up this week after the Assn. of German Film Theaters (HDF) warned its members that screening the distrib's…
London- and Los Angeles-based production concern Myriad Pictures has entered into a publishing pact with indie global music publisher Peermusic.
Despite some notable absences, an impressive crop of Euro and Hollywood titles will grace the upcoming 60th Venice Film Festival. Topper Moritz de Hadeln unveiled the official lineup Thursday in Rome.