Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer is expected to announce today that it is terminating its production deal with Frank Mancuso Jr., producer of the studio's upcoming "Stigmata."
A young Romanian director tries to piece together the mystery of a dissident who moved to France 10 years earlier in "The Last Shot," a semi-parody of the mockumentary genre (itself a parody) that's…
French newcomer Helene Angel's "Skin of Man, Heart of Beast" examines the crushing effect of violence on a family through the eyes of two children. Tough, cogent and resonantly chilling, this…
Anyone who's seen "The Blair Witch Project" knows that no good can come of young people venturing into the woods, particularly if, as in "Criminal Lovers," they're there to bury the body of a…
Lions Gate Films has acquired the North American distribution rights to Evenstar Films' "Jesus' Son" while Alliance Atlantis Communications has snatched up the international distribution rights.
Marking its second preemptive buy in two weeks, United Artists Films has acquired U.S. and most international rights to Mike Figgis' "Miss Julie," which premieres at next month's Toronto Intl. Film…
A potentially interesting pic too often sandbagged by its camp credentials, "The Einstein of Sex" won't make much impression beyond gay fests and aficionados of Berlin bad-boy filmer Rosa von…
The Sweden depicted in David Flamholc's feverish dream of a crime thriller, "Lithium," is far from the cliched image of a cool, mildly angst-ridden yet peaceful country, and closer to a society…
"Vanity, Thou Hast No Bounds" would be a better title for John McNaughton's "Condo Painting," an overextended docu about New York painter George Condo that fails to make a good case for his talent.
Encore Media Group is teaming with Overseas Filmgroup to co-produce the theatrical film "Relative Values," which stars Julie Andrews, Sophie Thompson and Jeanne Tripplehorn.
In the first move toward realizing a sequel to "True Lies," director James Cameron and Fox are negotiating with Jeffrey Eastin to write the first draft of the script. Cameron and "Lies" star Arnold…