The Writers Guild of America has tapped "Quills" scribe Doug Wright as recipient of its Paul Selvin Award, given to recognize the spirit of civil rights and liberties.
Following Tamineh Milani's exuberantly feminist melodrama "Two Women," "The Hidden Half" reprises the theme of women's complexly interwoven intellectual and sentimental lives, boldly touching on many…
Jennifer Jason Leigh has joined the cast of "The Road to Perdition," the DreamWorks drama that stars Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, Jude Law, Tom Sizemore and Daniel Craig. Leigh will play the wife of…
Stepping back from the magical colors and all-stops-out sentiment that earned "Children of Heaven" and "The Color of Heaven" worldwide distribution and awards, director Majid Majidi retrenches to…
Colin Farrell is in final negotiations to co-star with Tom Cruise in "Minority Report," the adaptation of the Philip K. Dick short story that Steven Spielberg will direct for Fox and DreamWorks.
Steeped in menace and sexual desire, Manuel Poirier's "Te Quiero" is an agreeably sinister pic in which a young French couple, freshly arrived in Peru, attempt to fence a stolen diamond to finance…
Regent Entertainment has begun production on noir thriller "A Good Night to Die," starring Michael Rapaport and Deborah Harry. Regent Intl. will sell worldwide rights.
Ventura Pons consolidates his reputation as Catalonia's flagship helmer with the small, well-made "Anita Takes a Chance," an agreeable if uncommonly mainstream item given his recent flirtations with…
Les Mayfield ("Blue Streak") has been tapped to direct the World War II epic "Flying Tigers" for Morgan Creek Prods. and Trilogy Entertainment Group. Set for a pre-strike start, pic will be released…
The press book for "serenades" contains no less than 14 pages of background information about life in Outback Australia in the second half of the 19th century. Cinema audiences lacking this…
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