Though it's an interesting variation on the recent trend towards portraying inner, familial problems of samurais ("The Twilight Samurai," "The Sea Watches"), "When the Last Sword Is Drawn" is too…
The lower depths of a town near Naples are bared in all their brutality in Francesco Patierno's impressive directing debut, "Pater Familias." Despite the unrelenting cruelty of the images, pic shows…
David Fleer, Erik Moe, and Peter Rudy co-directed this road comedy about a bunch of thirtyish high school buddies from Kenosha on their annual "high school hockey road trip" -- driving around…
Second feature from Tony Markes is the result of the notorious "Who Wants to Be a Movie Star?" project, in which pic was financed by auctioning off exec producer credits and most acting parts online…
Actor/theater director Peter Masterson, who made a notable screen debut with "A Trip to Bountiful," has never quite matched that outing, and "Lost Junction" does nothing to change things. This entry…
Howard Kaylan penned this memoir of his early career and his encounters with the Beatles, Graham Nash, Donovan, Brian Jones, and, most importantly, Jimi Hendrix. The overall energy more than…
Army Archerd - Just for Variety
In a seven-figure deal, DreamWorks has set "The Family Man" scribes David Diamond and David Weissman to script a CGI animation film described as a musical history of rock 'n' roll.
Crusader Entertainment has tapped Gerard Butler and Wes Bentley to topline soccer drama "The Game of Their Lives."
Has Oscar campaigning reached Orange Alert? Ric Robertson, exec administrator of the Academy, said Wednesday that the org is "greatly concerned about several disturbing campaign tactics" in the…