Myriam Mezieres' directorial debut "Flowers of Blood" turns the thematic tables on her mentor and co-helmer Alain Tanner. A vibrant but flawed exploration of the impact of the male gaze on the female…
The seventh Brazilian Film Festival of Miami wrapped Sunday June 8 with frosh helmer Jose Henrique Fonseca's "O Homem do Ano" (Man of the Year) nabbing the top jury kudos.
Menahem Golan's latest, "Return From India," adapted from a bestselling Israeli novel by A.B. Yehoshua, is food for more than its share of unintentional chuckles. This loony, leaden meller that…
Given mainstream gay culture's obsession with youth and hedonism, a queer reinterpretation of "Peter Pan" seems like a no-brainer. But "Neverland" never takes the bait, downplaying the sexuality…
An unquestionably sincere call for change in the Catholic Church, "Conspiracy of Silence" unfortunately presents its cause with a desperate earnestness. Arguing for the elimination of priestly vows…
"Interview With the Assassin," Neil Burger's faux docu about a purported JFK gunman bent on recognition, won the Prix Tournage as best American pic at the 20th Avignon Film Festival on Friday.
Emmy Rossum, a 16-year-old New Yorker, has been cast as the female lead in the movie version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "The Phantom of the Opera."
SUMMER SUBTITLES "Il Postino" remains an anomaly among foreign-lingo summer pics, having generated the most B.O. since 1966’s French import "A Man and a Woman." Miramax hopes the Gallic…
Rebutting criticism that his film "The Passion" is anti-Catholic and anti-Semitic, Mel Gibson has for the first time spoken out about the controversial movie depicting the last 12 hours in the life…
Twentieth Century Fox has set Queen Latifah to star in the English-language remake of "Taxi," and has hailed "Barbershop" helmer Tim Story to direct the action comedy. Studio is eyeing an early fall…
The Walt Disney Co. has paid low-against high-six figures to acquire the script "Boomerang" by Dennis Osborne.