World-premiered in Locarno in the international version that Fine Line will open late October in the U.S., Giuseppe Tornatore's "The Legend of the Pianist on the Ocean" undoubtedly shows improvements…
Musicvid helmer Nicholas Brandt will direct the dramatic thriller "Bleeding the Line" for Presto Prods. and Willi Baer's Eternity Pictures.
The tale of the struggle for financial survival in a working-class Madrid neighborhood, Alex Calvo-Sotelo's energetic debut feature, "Full Montys Wanted," has less comedy than the British original, a…
Elizabeth Hurley and Vinessa Shaw are joining Canal Plus' "The Weight of the Water" for director Kathryn Bigelow.
Four inseparable adolescent girlfriends go careening through a catalog of quasi-universal experiences in "I'm Not Afraid of Life," an ambitious but scattered and frequently irritating coming-of-ager…
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…
Jennifer Grey will join Ben Affleck and Gwyneth Paltrow in Miramax's “Bounce” from writer-director Don Roos. Pic is about a man who gives up his seat on a doomed airplane, and then falls in love with…
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…
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."
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…