Jubilantly silly and inventive, "Gregoire Moulin Versus Humanity" successfully strings together a Rube Goldbergesque series of misadventures as the title character attempts to return a stolen wallet…
The struggle by women to remain svelte gets mighty thin treatment in "I'm Hungry!!!," helming debut of Florence Quentin, who scripted hit offbeat comedies "Tatie Danielle" (1990) and "Happiness Is in…
Elegantly lensed and well played, director Toni Salgut's first feature in 15 years, the island love yarn "Lady of Porto Pim," charms and infuriates by turns. Decent perfs, great atmospherics and…
A women-in-prison drama of the old style, "Bad Women" relies on a strong ensemble cast headlined by Spanish thesps Angela Molina and Ana Fernandez, plus Italy's promising young Giovanna Mezzogiorno…
Piper Perabo and Patrick Swayze are in final negotiations to star in "George and the Dragon," a $32 million pic from the Carousel Picture Co., a Luxembourg-based production outfit.
STARS VS. THEMSELVES With "Ocean’s Eleven" bowing today and "Spy Game" going strong, Brad Pitt joins a small group of stars to have two pics open wide within a month of each other. In many…
Paul Newman is negotiating to play the lead role in a film adaptation of Richard Russo's book "Empire Falls."
Jerry Bruckheimer has come aboard to produce "Pirates of the Caribbean," which he will make through his Disney-based Jerry Bruckheimer Films.
Paramount Pictures has paid a high-six- against low-seven-figure sum for the comedy pitch "Former Child Star" from scribe Fred Wolf ("Black Sheep").
Fox 2000 has plunked down a six-figure sum for Craig Fernandez's action pitch "Four Deep."
AMC Entertainment has prevailed in the bankruptcy court auction for General Cinemas and an announcement of the deal terms is believed imminent.