Though running only just over a hour, and technically a graduation pic, Iain Dilthey's sad black comedy was among the most original entrants in Locarno's competition this year, heralding a potential…
Given an absorbing fascination thanks to its remote settings and a performance of hypnotic intensity by young German thesp Jeanette Hain, "The Journey to Kafiristan" reps an intellectual seam in Euro…
Youthful idealism and the passionate political beliefs of the post-hippy generation fuel "Off to the Revolution by a 2CV," a breezy but insubstantial road movie about a car journey from Paris to…
Jeepers Creepers" has a bugaboo, fun house freakishness to it. It's a pared-down horror exercise whose sole purpose is to shock its audience with a series of sneaky, well-timed scares.
The summer's biggest B.O. videogame movie, "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider," will come into play on video Nov. 13 with an unusual bonus on the rental-priced videocassette version: an extra featurette.
In town for an onstage career interview and screening of "The Pledge," Sean Penn brought a touch of glitz to the final days of the 55th Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival, which closed Sunday with…
Universal Pictures Franchise Development president Louis Feola has been chosen the first recipient of the Video Premiere Pioneer Award from Daily Variety sister publication Video Business.
Peter Sellars, the controversial former director of the defunct Los Angeles Arts Festival, is presiding over turbulent times as artistic director of the Adelaide Festival.
Seven years after it was created partly to boost morale in a city under siege, the Sarajevo Film Festival has finally begun to see its long-range goals come to fruition.
A lonely, prepubescent lad in northern England aspires to a dream beyond his working-class family's ken, which includes transgressing stereotypes of his gender. No, it's not "Billy Elliot" -- but…
"American Pie 2" choked down $12.8 million in estimated weekend box office, as Universal laffer outpaced five wide openers and New Line's still-strong "Rush Hour 2" to become first pic in four months…