Veteran documentarian/musician Yale Strom's traverses a Poland awash in cultural irony as he explores what remains of Jewish ethnicity in Eastern Europe. While a brisk tourist trade has led to the…
Carlos Castaneda, the great 1970s popularizer of shamanic concepts in the West, is posthumously profiled in R. Torjan's "Enigma of a Sorcerer." Overall perspective is just critical enough to satisfy…
Though its makers likely never intended to remake 1958's "High School Confidential!" for a new millennium, that's what "Close Call" is. This melodrama about a Korean-American girl's slide into…
EASTER FALLOUT Ticket sales for the three-day weekend frame after Easter have typically experienced a downturn as kids return to school from spring break. Three bows this weekend, "Kill Bill…
Director Marcus Nispel, who most recently helmed horror hit "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre," has set up an original pitch, "Subterranean," with scribe John Jarrell at Disney-based Beacon Pictures.
Universal Pictures is teaming up with "Avenue Q" songwriters Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx for an untitled musical comedy.
Miramax Films may have set a record by selling a total of six cable networks the rights to one movie, "Jersey Girl," in the shared network window for a combined license fee of about $3.6 million.
Universal has decided to take a trip to "The Dream Factory," buying a comedy pitch by Daniel Robert Cohn for Robert Cort and Scarlett Lacey to produce for Robert Cort Prods.
Jim Fall, who most recently helmed Disney's "The Lizzie McGuire Movie," has come aboard to direct indie romantic comedy "Jupiter's Mom," penned by Heidi Ferrer.
The Tribeca Film Festival has secured a splashy kid-friendly centerpiece for this year's Family Festival sidebar, with a special screening May 4 of Warner's upcoming comedy "New York Minute,"…
The U.K. government has refused to certify Nick Willing's "River King" as an Anglo-Canadian co-production, plunging the pic's financing into jeopardy.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions