P.T. Barnum, as it turns out, coined the term "middle class." He came up with the bait and switch. He was a pioneer in public relations, inventing the press conference. Director Simon Wincer's…
Just weeks after Bob Cooper ankled as production head of DreamWorks, the company is quickly putting some of his pet projects into turnaround.
Standing ovations, tears and laughter characterized the ceremony in honor of the 25th anniversary of the Festival of American Cinema here Wednesday.
Tackling a dual-tracked story with a blackly comic tone that would rep a tricky challenge even for a seasoned filmmaker, Antonio Banderas pulls off a creditable directorial debut with "Crazy in…
Matthew McConaughey is in advanced talks to star in and produce with Donald De Line the pic "Red, White, Black and Blue" for Paramount Pictures.
Bruce McGill will join Will Smith, Matt Damon and Charlize Theron in Robert Redford’s “The Legend of Bagger Vance.” McGill takes on the role of a devastated war hero who returns home and attempts to…
Tattered baggage though it be, "Samson et Dalila" maintains its place in the opera repertory on the strength of its glittering surface. Sure, it has only one tune worth remembering, and its ballet is…
Miramax Films has signed Sherman Alexie to adapt and direct his bestselling novel "Reservation Blues" for the screen. Alexie, will be making his directorial debut with "Blues."
Miramax Films and Rome-based distributor Medusa Films have pacted with Giuseppe Tornatore ("Cinema Paradiso") to direct an Italian-language period film "Malena," starring Monica Bellucci.
Salted with every ounce of bitterness suggested by the title, "Love Stinks" lacks the comic style or abandon to make its cynical turn on male-female relationships anything more than a short-lived…
Under its Gun for Hire shingle, Gotham-based indie The Shooting Gallery is converting a Miami Beach warehouse into rentable office space for line producers and other below-the-line film and video…