It's a challenge not to laugh at "A Neapolitan Spell," a small but inspired first feature about a Naples couple horrified to discover that their daughter has been born speaking Milanese. This…
"Black Box German" charts the trajectories of a bank official and the radical-leftist who may have assassinated him during the 1970s-80s in West Germany. Latest docu by Andres Veiel may be a bit slow…
Henry Winterstern has been appointed chairman of Signpost Films, Stewart Till's new film production and distribution company.
HUNTING OFF-SEASON Action pics "Collateral Damage" and "Rollerball" face off today. No matter which one prevails this weekend, the odds are stacked against…
New Regency has made a preemptive purchase of "Brad Pitt Wants My Girlfriend," a comic pitch that will be written and directed by Les Firestein.
Paramount Pictures has acquired screen rights to "The Bridge," a novel by Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Doug Marlette that will be developed by De Line Pictures and C/W Prods. as a…
R&B prodigy Alicia Keys paced the nominations race for the 16th annual Soul Train Music Awards, garnering four noms for her debut album "Songs in A Minor."
Riding the runaway train into enemy territory, Motion Picture Assn. topper Jack Valenti on Thursday told the Canadian entertainment biz he holds no grudges about the loss of production to foreign…
Rarely does a wide-release pic with an A-list star make an unabashed pitch for, of all things, universal health care.
Gale Anne Hurd has optioned feature and television rights to "t-babe," a virtual pop star created by Glasgow Animation co-founders Tessa and Sascha Hartmann. Hurd's Valhalla Entertainment will…
Kate Hudson and Naomi Watts are in negotiations to star in the comedy "Le Divorce" for producers Merchant Ivory and Fox Searchlight.