Piercingly bleak docu on the hot-button issue of asylum-seekers in contempo Britain, "Somewhere Better" follows agonizingly slow downward spiral of an extended Romany (read: gypsy) family. Pic, which…
Quentin Tarantino will not have to prune "Kill Bill" quite so carefully. Miramax now plans to release the three-hour plus pic in two parts, with the first to unspool, as planned, on Oct. 10. No…
Mekhi Phifer and Taye Diggs will up the testosterone factor in GreeneStreet Films' "Slow Burn," joining previously announced leads Ray Liotta and LL Cool J in the sexy thriller, which started…
The Mouse House is poised to take the unusual step of moving family tooner "Brother Bear" to a Saturday opening.
Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones have scrapped plans to star in "Monkeyface" for Franchise Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures. It was to be directed by Stephen Frears, who directed Zeta-Jones…
Will Smith is eyeing a move from robots to redemption with the true story of Christopher Gardner, a once-homeless single parent who became a millionaire stockbrocker.
A country bumpkin and a big-city prostie learn from each other in vet helmer Una Celma's "Handful of Bullets." Though Swedish coin has been supporting Latvian cinema for at least a decade, unique…
Two-time Oscar winner John Toll has been tapped as winner of the Hollywood Film Festival's outstanding achievement in cinematography award.
Producer Michael Taylor will join the University of Southern California's School of Cinema-Television this fall as chair of the production division.
A femme fatale initiates her granddaughter into the fine art of serial widowhood in "The Very Merry Widows." Jauntily amoral black comedy reps a distinct improvement over Catherine Corsini's Sapphic…
By the time "The Journey" reaches its destination, hopes for a fascinating account of a young woman's return to her Armenian homeland have gotten lost in pic's cinematic and storytelling banality…