Ben Van Hook and Eric Breitenbach's "My Father's Son," anunobtrusive gaze into the lives of a band of homeless men living, by choice, in the woods outside of Orlando, starts out fascinating, becomes…
Miguel Albaladejo's four previous movies have established him as a helmer of low-key, well-observed and underrated comedies. Revenge yarn "Rancour" -- his first solo-scripted film -- takes him into…
Michael Madsen, best known as Mr. Blonde in "Reservoir Dogs," is tapping British investors to raise £8 million ($11.6 million) for a crime pic set in London.
U.K. cinema admissions are up 25% in 2002 to date, after May proved another buoyant month for ticket sales.
Spain's most ambitious film producer Andres Vicente Gomez and its biggest company Telefonica have jointly agreed to subscribe a €18 million ($15.8 million) funding increase for co-owned LolaFilms.
Spain has another niche pic distrib, Bilbao-based Festival Films.
ALL DRAWN OUT? As family counterprogramming to summer heavyweight "Minority Report," Disney hopes "Lilo and Stitch" will boost the sagging summer bows of its traditional animated fare, which…
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Halle Berry is not just wanted, but needed. A deal is imminent for Berry, who made history last Oscarcast when taking home the best actress trophy, to topline in "Need," a thriller penned by Chloe…
Oscar-winning visual f/x supervisor Joel Hynek ("What Dreams May Come") has joined Digital Domain's feature effects division.
Jackie Chan will star in a remake of "Around the World in Eighty Days" with Walden Media on board to finance and Frank Coraci to direct.
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