A rousing celebration of the family-run small business, this Ice Cube-topped ensemble comedy, without offering anything especially new or exciting, provides a springboard for high-voltage comic…
Known for his eccentric features and acclaimed short films, Canadian helmer Guy Maddin comes up with another striking fan-pleaser in "Dracula, Pages From a Virgin's Diary," a vampire ballet. Maddin…
Millennium Films has acquired the thriller spec "Bloodlines" from writer Jay Beattie.
Dylan Kidd's dark comedy "Roger Dodger," which took top narrative prize at the debut Tribeca film fest, will jump coasts to part the curtains for the San Diego Film Festival, running Sept. 18-22 in…
Final seg of helmer Takashi Miike's warring gangsters trilogy, "Dead or Alive: Final," is relatively low key after the ultra-violent opener, "Dead or Alive" (1999). and lesser-known middle entry…
Sony's "Men in Black II" -- now unfurled in 91% of international territories -- dominated the weekend frame with a $21 million haul.
Boasting 54 premieres out of 63 feature films, the 16th Intl. Fantasy Filmfest rolls into the German capital Wednesday, Aug. 14, for the final leg of its tour.
The Best of Fest Award (a cash prize of $2,000) went to Jessica Sharzer's NYU student film "The Wormhole" while Alan Brown picked up the Future Filmmaker Award ($15,000) for "O Beautiful" as the…
A girl's grim journey into night as she tries to help the junkie she loves kick the habit makes for a bleakly stylish first feature by Hanna A. W. Slak, daughter of Slovenian helmer Franci Slak, who…
Tracing a girl's search for self-redemption after killing a boy, "The Cage" explores its heroine's existential struggle in almost wordless long takes of actress Caroline Ducey's face.
More focus is coming to Focus Features: The U-based specialty label has restructured its acquisitions arm, naming former Good Machine exec Amy Kaufman the group's top executive.