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Grammy nominees Sting, Bjork and Bob Dylan are also in the running for a best song Oscar. Also nominated in the category are soundtrack mainstay Randy Newman and the trio of Jorge Calandrelli, Tan…
Bucking the trend among fellow Neuer Markt companies, German film group Constantin saw its share price rise after it released interim figures showing an 80% increase in sales for the 2000 fiscal year.
Unstoppable force meets immovable object in Sandi Simcha DuBowski's "Trembling Before G-d," about the terrible conflict experienced by gay Orthodox Jews -- who are told they can be one (gay) or the…
The emerging Singapore film industry is taking heart from the international B.O. success of Ang Lee's "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," with two new pictures targeted for pan-Asian auds due for…
To mark Gotham production and sales company Good Machine's 10th anniversary, the Dept. of Film and Video at the Museum of Modern Art is hosting a 10-day retrospective beginning Feb. 13.
Johnny Lew Fratto, son of Iowa mob boss Louis "Cock-Eyed" Fratto (a.k.a. Lew Farrell), has linked up with Merv Griffin Entertainment, which has optioned the right to make both a feature and a…
MICHAEL CRICHTON HAS LEFT KNOPF and sold his next two books to HarperCollins for $40 million. No details about the two books were available Tuesday, but the first will appear in 2002. Deal is among…
The haunting image of a woman who discovers the bud of a flower is growing in her lung is at the center "L'Ecume des Jours." Filled with beautiful imagery, the film is nevertheless too languid to…
Beyond's crime drama "Chopper" scooped film, director (Andre Dominik) and actor (Eric Bana) at the annual Film Critics awards.
Director Ridley Scott, Oscar nominated for "Gladiator," will be honored with a seven-film retrospective at the Screening Room. The series kicks off Feb. 23 with his 1979 sci-fi film "Alien."