Nickelodeon and Good Machine have beaten out several other bidders for the screen rights to "Sector 7," an animated children's book by David Wiesner. The film will be developed as a directing vehicle…
A sweetly humorous tale of an unconventional family unit involving one wife and three husbands who each father a son, "Me, You, Them" invites comparison with the vintage Brazilian comedy "Dona Flor…
Amos Gitai's autobiographical, virtually plotless depiction of the experiences of a small medical unit on the front-line during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, in which Syrian and Egyptian forces made a…
Admirers of the great Swedish director Ingmar Bergman will find much to enjoy in this personal and revelatory film about the destructive forces unleashed by thoughtless sexual misbehavior.
The ink's barely dry on the new fall skeds, and already at least one web is making changes. Fox has decided to push back the premiere of new 20th Century Fox TV laffer "Schimmel" — which had been…
Samuel Goldwyn Films and CanWest Films have acquired all U.S. distribution rights to the Oz romantic comedy "Better Than Sex."
Brit comedy "East Is East" has picked up the first-ever European Union Media prize.
UIP/DreamWorks' "Gladiator" made a huge splash at the overseas box office over the weekend, when most serious competition ducked for cover, while "American Beauty" and "The Beach" reached important…
After five years of making interesting but unexceptional films that are by no means the best of the new Japanese cinema of alienation and unease, writer-director Shinji Aoyama has emerged from…
Michael Moriarty ("Law and Order") will play the father of James Dean (as portrayed by "Freaks & Geeks" regular James Franco) in the upcoming TNT telefilm "James Dean: An Invented Life" for helmer…