One of the Italian commercial mainstream's most dependable hitmakers, Carlo Verdone delivers a minor entry with "A Chinese in a Coma." Centered on a "Broadway Danny Rose"-type agent with a…
After eight months without a president, the American Film Marketing Assn. has named Jean Prewitt as the organization's new prexy. Most recently a principal at Washington-based lobbying and public…
The National Film Preservation Foundation tapped 23 archival organizations for federally funded grants that will promote the cause of saving deteriorating prints.
"Homicide" and "Oz" cinematographer Jean de Segonzac will make his feature-directing debut with "Mimic 2," the sequel to the 1997 horror film that starred Mira Sorvino and Jeremy Northam. Production…
"The Operator" is a mostly slick, intelligent psychological thriller/modern morality tale flawed by occasional lapses of subtlety and a central performance that veers just to the wrong side of…
DreamWorks' "American Beauty" and NBC's "The West Wing," from Warner Bros. Television, won kudos Wednesday for the year's best publicity campaigns in film and TV at the Publicists Guild of America's…
Whoopi Goldberg is in final negotiations to topline "Kingdom Come" for director Doug McHenry and Fox Searchlight.
An occasionally witty and consistently lascivious romp, "The Libertine" plays into universal notions of what the French are always up to -- gourmet food, sex, philosophizing and more sex.
A suspect pleaded innocent, Robin Williams will be acting innocent, and Oscar frenzy -- and joking -- have reached a fever pitch.
USA Films has teamed with Cary Brokaw's Avenue Pictures to produce the feature adaptation of "Everybody Was So Young: Gerald and Sara Murphy, A Lost Generation Love Story," which is currently being…
Cate Blanchett has committed to star with Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton in "Outlaws," the romantic comedy that Barry Levinson will direct for MGM. Shooting starts in September.