Effervescent preems by the "Star Wars" prequel, plus socko international bows of "The Mummy" and a dazzling second round by "Notting Hill" in the U.K. put plenty of fizz into the foreign B.O. last…
Paris-based film production, distribution and exhibition company MK2 has bought all of Francois Truffaut's films as part of a larger acquisition of a 34-pic library.
If the Grinch should ever need a ghostwriter, he couldn't do better than Richard Greenberg, whose new play "Hurrah at Last" is set during a hellish holiday season in which the air is scented not by…
Nicolas Cage is in negotiations with Working Title Films and Universal Pictures to star in "Captain Corelli's Mandolin," to be directed by "Notting Hill" helmer Roger Michell.
Novelist William Boyd's first film as director, "The Trench," is a slow-burning, emotionally powerful account of the two-day buildup to the Battle of the Somme in 1916, which remains the bloodiest…
(Japanese, English and Cantonese dialogue)
Executive producers, Daniel Gerst, Ted Rosenblatt, Jeff Ivers. Co-producers , Rob Kerchner, Jon Kuyper, Shelly Strong.
A provincial meter maid's latent dissatisfaction surfaces after a successful high school classmate returns briefly to town in "Hometown Blue." Sweetly observed and nicely paced, bittersweet comedy…
Hawaii earned a record-breaking $99.1 million from film and TV production spending and tax revenues last year, up 40% on 1997's $70.7 million.
For auds that enjoyed "Not Without My Daughter," "The Split" is a thematic update inspired by the true story of an Icelandic mother who loses custody of her daughters to their ultra-orthodox Turkish…