Likable chemistry between leads Miriam Yeung and Tony Leung Chiu-wai give "My Lucky Star" a more easygoing, natural appeal than its Chinese New Year B.O. opponent, "Love for All Seasons." However…
Part period melodrama, part murder mystery, part class critique, helmer Tonino Cervi's complicated costumer "Household Accounts" doesn't accomplish all it aims for. Marbled with promise, but also…
A winning, if unashamedly hagiographic, trawl through the life of Spain's finest soprano, Montserrat Caballe, who turns 70 in April, "Caballe, Beyond Music" is expectedly dominated by its often…
A quietly moving documentary that superbly balances personal reflection with career assessment, Nathaniel Kahn's "My Architect" represents the filmmaker's quest to understand and appreciate the work…
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Specialty distrib Wellspring has acquired all U.S. rights to dark psychological drama "Dans ma peau" (In My Skin), the first feature from French actress-screenwriter Marina de Van.
Even before Eminem's "Lose Yourself" won the Oscar for best song Sunday night, the "8 Mile" DVD was selling and renting at a record pace.
Against a backdrop of war, Sunday's telecast of the Academy Awards on ABC attracted the smallest audience on record for the kudocast. Preliminary Nielsen nationals show the Oscars averaging 33.1…
Those fistfuls of Oscars for "Chicago" and the actress gong for "The Hours" are sure to give both a bounce overseas, although it's debatable how much the awards will help the latter broaden its…
The 16th annual Czech national film festival, Finale, is heavy on documentaries thanks to a new competition section plus 250 documentaries available for video screenings.
Alan Parker has been named to the board of governors of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts /Los Angeles.