An unbeatably colorful life story and wealth of archival materials would have been quite enough to make "The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack" a first-rate docu. Helmer Aiyana Elliott (who directed the…
As the 50th-anniversary edition of the Berlin Intl. Film Fest kicked off Wednesday night, guests surveying the fest's new digs on Potsdamer Platz pronounced the new facilities more than fit.
Sylvester Stallone has committed to work in conjunction with Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) to make a CART-themed racing film which Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures will produce.
Though its subject has seen scrutiny before, both nonfiction and dramatic, docu "Paragraph 175" easily reps the definitive screen chronicle to date of homosexual persecution under the Third Reich -…
Actors Ed Harris and Amy Madigan have joined forces with Elton John's Rocket Pictures to develop a movie based on A.L. Kennedy's Scottish novel "So I Am Glad."
The sixth annual Avignon/New York Film Festival will roll out two dozen French and American indie films, including the U.S. preem of Cannes official selection "Happy Lives" helmed by Jacques Maillot.
Though in outline it's basically the same I-need-a-man gay date movie we've seen a lot of lately ("Trick," "Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss," "Relax ... It's Just Sex," "Jeffrey"), "Punks" differs in…
First-timers dominated the Writers Guild of America nominations announced Wednesday, with only three WGA veterans among the 13 nominated for feature scripts. And it's a year of hyphens, as six of the…
In a sign that Hollywood is outpacing Gotham publishers in the race to acquire content, Sony's Columbia Pictures has paid mid-six figures on "The Rich Part of Life." The first novel by former USA…
The top toppers at all seven major studios are banding together to clear the way for widespread distribution of U.S. features in China.
The man who took audiences inside the brain of John Malkovich has come up with another offbeat excursion into "Human Nature."