Though it may sound more like an lease agreement for a car than what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind book rights deal, Michael Crichton's "Timeline" has been sold to Paramount Pictures for…
Co-executive producers, Vivian Jang, Heinz Kluetmeier, David Anthony.
Grafting a media satire to the hot-button issue of civilian complicity with the internal security police of Romanian strongman Nicolae Ceaucescu, "Face to Face" has a savvy feel for the deleterious…
Berlin-based American filmmaker Nora Hoppe's "The Crossing" is a melancholy reflection in five acts on exile, redemption and making peace with the past. The film feels a little mannered in its…
Hamburg stage and tube vet Christian Redl, now splitting his time between menacing heavies and quirky character creampuffs, excels at the latter with "Federmann," the cumulatively pleasing tale of a…
For the fourth consecutive year, Louis J. Horvitz will direct the Oscar telecast, this time under producers Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini Zanuck. Kudocast takes place March 26.
German filmmaker Veit Helmer, who gained a reputation with several imaginative, award-winning shorts, makes a visually impressive but unsatisfying move into features with the eccentric adult fairy…
Of interest due to relative scarcity of product from Ecuador, this trio of tidy, if somewhat predictable, tales of contempo life is tinged with an air of the fantastic. Exposure is likely at thematic…
Aimed squarely at Italo teen auds, "The Anto War" is a very local Cecchi Gori youth comedy set near the Adriatic coastal town of Pescara in 1990. Action centers on a gang of four boys named Antonio…
Fear and laughter dominated an otherwise workmanlike frame in last week's overseas box office, which saw some haze among the star premiere turns and glowing holdovers.