Scott Bakula, who currently appears in DreamWorks' "American Beauty," has been tapped to star in the indie pic "Above Suspicion," alongside Annabella Sciorra and George Dzundza.
After striking out in its attempt to foist an English-dubbed version of "Life Is Beautiful" on the American public, Miramax will find a friendlier welcome for its re-voiced "Princess Mononoke." Hayao…
The Directors Guild of America announced Wednesday the four recipients and three honorable mentions of this year's student film awards for African-American, Asian/Pacific, Latino and women filmmakers.
Abraham Polonsky, the acclaimed post-war writer and director whose career was curtailed by the Hollywood blacklist, died Tuesday at his home in Beverly Hills, apparently of heart failure. He was…
WB-based Jerry Weintraub Prods. has picked up the romantic comedy spec "Love Truck" by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore for $250,000 against $500,000.
An interesting meller whose impact is somewhat muffled by its low-budget, vid-shot presentation, "Thicker Than Water" reps a respectable first feature for rapper turned exec producer and thesp Mack…
In a coop full of Chicken Littles decrying the rapid fall of pop culture, the Just Think Foundation's approach stands out. Rather than urging better movie and TV ratings, Internet censorship or a…
France has selected Regis Wargnier's "East, West" as its contender for the Academy Awards best foreign-language film nominations.
As the adage says, "You can't please all the people all the time," and at Sting's sold-out show Tuesday there were two distinct types of listeners to be pleased: Those who came hoping for songs by…
The ninth biennial Filmcritica Masters of Cinema Campidoglio Award -- designed to honor international filmmakers whose creative achievements and critical merits often have been overshadowed by their…
A clever concept with a "Scream" twist, "Roger Corman's The Phantom Eye" invades American Movie Classics during the Halloween weekend. Divided into 35 parts that will be peppered throughout the cable…