In his sophomore effort, the political melodrama "The Contender," Rod Lurie shows vast improvement as a writer and director over his feature debut "Deterrence," which was both an artistic and…
Lot 47 has acquired all U.S. rights, as well as English-speaking Canada, to the French film "The Beating of Butterfly's Wings," while Lions Gate Films has acquired domestic rights to Mexican…
In an attempt to replicate his success with "The Full Monty," director Peter Cattaneo has tapped a relatively low-key cast of British thesps to topline his latest comedy, "Lucky Break."
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Dramatizing the terrifying discrimination against women in Iranian society, Jafar Panahi's "The Circle" both fascinates and horrifies with its bold assertions about what it means to be a woman under…
Karyn Kusama's "Girlfight" knocked out the jury to win the Grand Prix at the 26th Deauville Festival of American Cinema Sunday.
With "Into the Arms of Darkness," a splendid follow-up to his Oscar-winning documentary, "The Long Way Home," writer-director Mark Jonathan Harris adds another significant panel to the growing body…
"Hollow Man" scared the living daylights out of auds in Argentina, Hong Kong and Sweden during the weekend, while "Scary Movie" thrilled the U.K. and "Nutty Professor II: The Klumps" made merry in…
As long as it stays with the music and in a larky, serio-comic vein, "Duets" takes the audience for a jaunty spin. A cross-country road movie about three twosomes headed for a karaoke contest in…
The Walt Disney Co. has tapped Adam Glass to pen an untitled comedy that will feature Anthony Anderson in the title role.
East and West shared top honors as the 57th Venice Intl. Film Festival wrapped Saturday, with the Golden Lion going to Iranian director Jafar Panahi's "The Circle" and American…
As with many modern leisure pursuits, American dog clubs are no doubt full of decent, normal, hard-working folks who balance the demands of their lives with the pleasures of the hobby. None of those…