Some bumbling crooks discover clothes make the man when they purloin police uniforms to facilitate a Riviera heist in "Cheap Shot." Ambitious caper flick boasts a popular cast and a promising basic…
A pleasingly off-kilter comedy that manages to sustain two characters in one setting without dropping the narrative ball, "Tell Me I'm Pretty" amuses and surprises from start to finish. A dandy…
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After her less-than-incisive stab at Holocaust drama with "Rosenstrasse," German helmer Margarethe von Trotta returns to the kind of intimate chamber work she does best. Fact-based tale of an East…
HBO is near a deal to start production on its first musical, an original period tuner starring OutKast's Andre 3000 and Big Boi.
Columbia Pictures has bought the pitch "Ghost Story" by scribes Jon Felson and Rusty Gorman.
DreamWorks has optioned the article "The Siege of Fulton Avenue" by David Amsden, which recently appeared in New York magazine.
While the Hollywood studios seemed to be fleeing Gotham over the past years as literary finds became few and far between, signs are that the exodus has reversed. Warner Bros. has become the latest of…
Universal has acquired rights to the Zoey Dean novel "The A-List," and the studio has set screenwriters Pam Falk and Mike Ellis to pen the adaptation.
Tim Robbins has been cast in Columbia Pictures' "Zathura," directed by Jon Favreau.
The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television has presented a quintet of screenwriting awards for works written in its 2003-04 Professional Program in Screenwriting.
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