The road to boredom and narrative confusion is paved with fine intentions in this overly deliberate tale of growing up scared and Catholic in the Maritime Provinces of Canada. A too-subdued tone of…
Destination Films has acquired the rights to Ronnie Christensen's latest spec "Wild Kingdom."
Onscreen commentators: Lorie Barnum, Kathleen Barry, Ellen Carol Dubois, Ruth Dyk, Ann Gordon, Elisabeth Griffith, Ethel Hall, Lynn Sherr, Sally Roesch Wagner , Judith Wellman.
"The Sixth Sense," which is skedded to open in India Nov. 12, has generated considerable advance publicity.
"Wirey Spindell" is a teen sex comedy for the grown-up arthouse crowd. Told in a novelistic fashion, pic has some rough spots, but with proper handling and helpful reviews should be able to attract…
Intriguingly balanced between moody grimness and keenly observed sympathy, William R. Pace's debut feature, "Charming Billy," aims ambitiously high in its dramatization of how a mild-mannered…
A handsomely made, deeply affectionate homage to the mystical power of music and cinema, "The Call of the Oboe" is the kind of poetic work that will charm critics, probably woo a small specialized…
It would appear that David Hirson has a particular affinity for humbuggers. Coming after "La Bete," his critically lauded, commercially failed (on Broadway) spin on Moliere's "The Misanthrope,"…
After an unusual but vigorous auction, Fox has emerged victorious in its bid for the spec script "Sonny Bright," with Doug Liman ("Go") attached to direct, and Peter and Bobby Farrelly attached to…
Sharing credit with the Shrivers for the achievement are Swedish actress Pernilla August (who turns in a heart-rending, graceful perf as Mary) and helmer Kevin Connor, whose control over his players…