Christopher Lambert has signed to star in Bauer Martinez Studios' period thriller "Day of Wrath" while Dominique Swain has joined "Out of Season," the suspense thriller starring Dennis Hopper and…
Spanish producer Andres Vicente Gomez, CEO of Lolafilms, was elected prexy of worldwide producers group FIAPF (Intl. Film Federation of Film Producers Associations) at the org's general assembly…
Colin Firth is set to star in "The Dead Wait," a South Africa-set saga that spans the 20 years since the bloody Angolan war of 1983.
Irish director Damien O'Donnell ("East Is East," "Heartlands") has boarded his first project since "Edgardo Mortara" fell apart in pre-production last year.
Fortissimo Film Sales is strengthening its Italian connection, closing theatrical sales for the territory on three titles in the Cannes market Monday, including Australian drama "Japanese Story,"…
Flush with coin from its cinema circuit and from co-distributing hits such as "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" and "Gangs of New York," Japanese major Shochiku is ramping up film production.
Italy, now head of the European Union, will launch two major conferences to deal with common concerns of member countries.
A Rastafarian reggae singer falls for a Pentecostal gospelist in "One Love," a wannabe Romeo & Juliet yarn set in small-town Jamaica. Decorated with plenty of music, this amiable but simplistically…
A series of emotional shocks drive an elderly man to the point of madness in "Niki and Flo," an understated character study from Romanian veteran Lucian Pintile. Very well acted, pic has quite good…
An unadorned portrait of a guy who, although nice to his mom and his girlfriend, kills people unprovoked, "The Hours of the Day" boasts a crisp sense of observation in the service of a story many…