The prodigious Lina Wertmuller continues her film-a-year career with "Ferdinand and Carolina," an irreverent, generously budgeted costumer set in 18 th century Naples. Despite its sumptuous court…
One of Spain's largest film companies, producer-distributor Aurum Producciones, announced plans to move into studio-style production as it unveiled a slate of films for the upcoming year.
Universal has shelled out $600,000 against $900,000 for "American Pie" scripter Adam Herz's feature idea based on the 1977 Burt Reynolds starrer "Smokey and the Bandit."
It likewise helps that the midseason entry boasts some real talent in leads Jeffrey Tambor (fresh from a triumphant run as the legendary Hank Kingsley on HBO's "Larry Sanders Show") and Jill…
"Happiness" director and New York U. alumnus Todd Solondz presented first prize honors to two films during NYU/Tisch School of the Arts' Wasserman Awards ceremony Saturday night at Lincoln Center.
The years flash by, and catatonic Tommy is now celebrating his 30th birthday. That's one rationale for this new touring version of the rock opera "Tommy." Another is the fact that the post-New York…
"Standing Room Only" producer Jonathan Krane announced that production skeds have conflicted with pic star John Travolta's commitment to star in the action-adventure "Battlefield Earth."
The scene-change music is the best thing about "Card Boys," the debut play from 38-year-old actor-turned-writer Mike Packer that mostly packs a wallop when it gives its characters a rest and relies…
The title of the film, taken from the notion that a Jack Russell terrier would just as soon have its head cut off than release its jaw from a victim, sets the tone for a story about defining the law…
"Shakespeare in Love" was named best film but "Elizabeth" won the most prizes at the 51st British Academy Film Awards, which saw the kudos distributed among several contenders.