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.
The preem of "The Legend of Teddy Edwards" occurred within days of concluding broadcast of Ken Burns' latest PBS epic, "Jazz," and McGlynn's accurate depiction of Edwards as a neglected jazz figure…
The ever-provocative Catherine Breillat comes up with another intimate and occasionally graphic study of female sexuality with "A Ma Soeur!," which translates as "To My Sister!," but which is…
Johnny Depp, George Clooney and helmer Bryan Singer are again in play for pre-strike assignments with the eleventh-hour dissolution of the Renaissance Films-Mad Chance production "Confessions of a…
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…
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…
"Down to Earth" is a very earthbound comic fantasy, a racially flip-flopped "Heaven Can Wait" redo stuck in a purgatory with just enough meager laughs to keep it from a more fiery fate. Chris Rock's…
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.
After the gentle feminist parenthesis of "The May Lady," director Rakhshan Bani-Etemad returns to the eye-opening, hard-hitting drama of her early films like "Nargess," blending realistic lower-class…
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.