DreamWorks has purchased Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer's comic pitch "On Any Given Saturday Remembering the Titans Gives Me the Varsity Blues" for mid-six against high-six figures.
A predominantly droll psychological thriller with a political twist, "The Birdwatcher" builds slowly but surely to a striking climax. Tale of an American ornithologist who arrives in the French…
Those shooting in the Toronto area will have less red tape to contend with, as the permit offices of the greater Toronto area have consolidated.
The Oscars look different from Europe. I'm not surprised, just a little mesmerized by the depths of ambivalence toward something, that for Americans at least, is so simple: Awards good, losing bad.
In her tale of sibling connections and conflicts, tyro writer-director Anne DeSalvo relies on cliches that soften the story to the texture of mush. Balancing heartwarming, tragic and comic moods in…
Denmark's Zentropa Entertainments has closed high-quality, hard-core pornography subsid Puzzy Power after just two years, following the commercial flop of its third production, Knud Vestergaard's gay…
Nothing thrills Al Pacino like acting on stage. Performing in front of an audience gives him a pleasure so powerful, so visceral, that to describe it he returns over and over again to a quote from…
John Malkovich will star in Claude Lelouch's "And Now Ladies and Gentlemen," a love story about a gangster and a barroom singer.
A Paris shrink's problems expand after a patient dies on his couch in "Mortal Transfer." A low-key thriller populated with wacky characters and parsed with baroque gags, stylish but leisurely pic…
Finnish director Aki Kaurismaki will continue his trilogy on the country's unemployment that he began with 1996 Cannes contender "Drifting Clouds."
"Save the Last Dance" from MTV Films/Paramount waltzed its way into the hearts of femme teens and also the record books, grossing $27.2 million over a Martin Luther King holiday weekend that…