Takeshi Kitano's "Zatoichi" took the top prize at the 36th Sitges Catalonia Intl. Film Festival, which wound down Saturday with a well-received screening of "11.14," toplining Hilary Swank and…
The East Coast's first big winter snowstorm threw a wet blanket over the weekend box office, with Warner Bros. relieved its Tom Cruise starrer "The Last Samurai" could accumulate even $24.4 million…
Wolfgang Becker's blockbuster comedy "Good Bye, Lenin!" on Saturday dominated the European Film Awards, winning six top prizes. Pic, about a young man's efforts to hide German reunification from his…
The MPAA's ban on awards screeners drew ire from indies, the creative community and journalists.
AfghanistanOsama Director: Siddiq BarmakSynopsis: A 12-year-old girl pretends to be a boy in order for her and her mother to survive in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan.Cast:: Marina Golbarhari, Khwaja…
Can Hollywood learn from the music industry's problems with file sharing? Many think so.
When I was nominated the first time in '86 (for "The Decline of the American Empire"), they sent me a first class ticket. I think it was the first time I was flying in such luxury. I was mesmerized.
In Hollywood, it's all about image. And the major studios have presented the image that they are united in a global fight against piracy.
A challenging literary adaptation is tackled with skill and smarts in "Cold Mountain." An involving drama about a young Confederate soldier's precarious voyage home after having his fill of the Civil…
You know it's an off year for foreign-language films when the biggest box office success chirps more than speaks.
If you're one of the filmmakers who learned last week that you have a slot at the 2004 Sundance Film Fest, consider the following cautionary tale.