Oscar-nominated thesp Javier Bardem ("When Night Falls") has been cast in the Tom Cruise starrer "Collateral," which Michael Mann is directing for DreamWorks.
French filmmakers have filed legal action against a decision to give Warner Bros.' local production outfit access to Gallic film subsidies.
Writer-director Sofia Coppola's "Lost in Translation" nabbed film and screenplay trophies Wednesday, while star Bill Murray took the actor honor from the Toronto Film Critics Assn.
If early box office returns are any indication, New Line's latest installment in mega-franchise "The Lord of the Rings" just may grab the ultimate brass ring. Distrib hopes "Return of the King" can…
Neatly-calibrated caper comedy with thoroughly enjoyable perfs. Latest in the "Ripoux" series, again helmed by Claude Zidi -- reteams smoothly complicit vets Philippe Noiret and Thierry Lhermitte and…
Director Ridley Scott has set Liam Neeson to star with Orlando Bloom in "Kingdom of Heaven," the epic love story 20th Century Fox is prepping for a January shoot.
Italo funnyman Leonardo Pieraccioni's genial "Suddenly, Paradise" looks likely to be this Christmas' local comedy hit in Italy. Whether he can also break his own past B.O. records remains to be seen…
Wisecracking TV sidekick Laurent Baffie pulls off a sort of thinking man's "Jackass: The Movie" in his writing/helming debut, "The Car Keys," a rollickingly silly exercise in sending up filmmaking…
Top Italo toonster Enzo d'Alo ("The Gull and the Cat," "The Blue Arrow") brings a warm-hearted, charming tale to Christmas screens with "Opopomoz." Avoiding the abstraction of his 2001 "Momo and the…
Even by Hong Kong cinema's colorful standards, "Running on Karma" ranks as one of the looniest high concepts to date: A monk-turned-steroidal bodybuilder with magical powers teams with a rookie femme…