Sam Mendes believes his secret to directing the actors in "American Beauty" was a relatively simple one: Don't treat them the same way.
I wish life had a rewind button," we are told early on in "Gone to L.A.," actress-turned-writer Lolly Susi's first play. But it's not the fault of Susi --- an expatriate American resident for some 21…
After the recent Broadway failures of "Voices in the Dark" and "Wait Until Dark," audiences might consider the thriller genre as dead as the corpses populating "Scream 3." Along with sex comedies and…
Executive producers, Lea Ybarra, Manuel Monterrey.
Renowned production designer Bo Welch will make his feature directing debut on "Sprockets," the Imagine Films comedy for Universal in which Mike Myers will star from a script Myers wrote with Jack…
An entertaining, if rather effortful, lunge at creating the feel-good youth suicide-pact buddy caper of this or any other year, "New Year's Day" finds Brit director Suri Krishnamma doing an…
Giving some luster to an otherwise dull frame, "American Beauty" last week became the third hit to blast past $100 million overseas this year, while "Toy Story 2" and "Three Kings" energized the…
Narrator: Randy Quaid.
There's some of the same gentle, meditative feel to "The Crossing" as there was in Yoichi Higashi's previous "Village of Dreams," though the new pic lacks the studied rural beauty and period setting…
Produced, directed by Jean-Marie Teno. Camera (color), Teno, Moussa Diakite; editor, Christiane Badgley; music, Ben's Belinga. Reviewed at Berlin Film Festival (Panorama), Feb. 12, 2000. Original…