Paramount Pictures has tapped director David Richard Ellis ("Final Destination 2") to helm its sci-fi action project "Confrontation."
Disney and Mandeville Films have acquired the life rights of precocious football-playing brothers Dennis and Derrick Johnson to develop into pic "Supersize."
Striking French show business workers halted filming of a Jack Nicholson movie and shuttered the famed Avignon Festival on Wednesday, the second day of their protest over unemployment benefits.
Fox Searchlight and Michael Kuhn's Qwerty Films are in advanced negotiations to co-finance "Kinsey," Bill Condon's biopic of seminal sexologist Alfred Kinsey.
Defiantly eccentric, "Ravioli" charts the lifelong shortcomings of an Austrian nebbish as a ruminative comedy of never-ending tragedies. Similar to recent the Polish pity party "The Day of the…
A surfeit of cuteness will cause saccharine shock to anyone viewing sculptor-turned-helmer Giovanni Albanese's trite, mindless drama, "A.A.A.Achille." Weighed down with pap sentiment and pop…
A good-looking slice of low-budget comedy-horror, Sam Leong's feature is tailor-made for genre enthusiasts on the hunt for up-and-coming talent. Showing a similar invention with minimal resources as…
"Babusya" is a worthy if somewhat sentimental attempt to show the erosion of family values in contempo Russia through the story of an old peasant woman shunted from relative to relative. Third…
The Mariel Boatlift of 1980 was a remarkable chapter in U.S.-Cuban relations. In a departure from 21 years of Castro's iron rule, immigrants were briefly allowed to leave the island -- and 130,000…
The dawn of the age of superheroes and weapons of mass destruction is imagined in literally overblown terms in "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen." One must ask whether the youth audience will be…
A sampling of residents in the prosperous city of Lyon reluctantly confront their ingrained attitudes toward money in "The Cost of Living." Bittersweet comedy plays like a big jigsaw puzzle in which…