The most ambitious, high-concept attempt yet to cross over from Italo TV to film, "All the Moron's Men" is the latest in a string of features from alumni of popular Mediaset alternative comedy show…
Reviewed at Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, Nov. 7, 1999. Original title: Arde Amor. Running time: 90 MIN.
Hoping to pump up its underdeveloped action arena, Sony Pictures Entertainment's Columbia Pictures has signed Mace Neufeld to a three-year, first-look production deal.
There are a few good laughs but few surprises in "Next Friday," an amiably unfocused sequel that adheres to the formula established by its surprisingly profitable 1995 predecessor.
The American Cinema Editors have nominated "American Beauty," "The Insider," "The Matrix," "The Sixth Sense" and "The Talented Mr. Ripley" for the 1999 feature film dramas with the best editing.
Reviewed at Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, Nov. 6, 1999. Running time: 90 MIN.
While the press keeps insisting that Disney's "Pearl Harbor" is a fait accompli, it isn't.
Mixing regular imagery with dreamlike, soft-core footage, "Nejishiki: Wind-Up Type" is a live-action adaptation of a classic manga that's initially intriguing but gradually disappears into its own…
Elevating its profile several notches through an array of talent-laden special events and a strong representation of foreign titles, the Palm Springs International Film Festival got off to a lively…
A Parisian boy and his chalk-and-cheese grandmothers end up stranded in the Brazilian jungle, the better to endure an onslaught of adventure-comedy cliches. Conventional fish-out-of-water escapade is…