Fox Searchlight is near deals with Kate Winslet and Geoffrey Rush to star for director Philip Kaufman in "Quills," the story of the climactic days of the Marquis de Sade.
With a program that includes clips and personal appearances, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will be celebrating the late Fred Astaire's 100th birthday.
The nail-biting is over for film buyers waiting to find out which of their theaters will be playing the upcoming "Star Wars" prequel.
Viewers who haven't seen the original "Reckless" ought not to bother with this one, for context is everything in this Manchester-hospital sudser. Yet those who did enjoy the long, frothy slog of…
New films from Australia and France, a classic silent masterpiece and a groundbreaking science fiction fantasy will highlight the 1st Overlooked Film Festival, debuting Wednesday in Champaign, Ill.
A romantic comedy about the sexual entanglements of a group of longtime pals, "Friends & Lovers" is at best only a very pale imitation of a mediocre episode of the sitcom "Friends." Lacking the…
Lions Gate Television has inked a firstlook development deal with "Baywatch" co-creator Doug Schwartz, who has signed on as an exec producer of Lions Gate's upcoming drama series "Cliffhangers."
Just a few weeks after picking it up off turnaround from Fox 2000, New Line has tapped Chris Eyre ("Smoke Signals") to direct "Roustabout," to which Winona Ryder is attached to star.
Just as grunge seemed to render '80s heavy metal ludicrous, the former's eventual fadeout led tastemongers to pronounce guitar noise in general outmoded. But there always will be a kind of rock fan…
Thesps Hugh Grant ("Four Weddings and a Funeral") and Jon Lovitz ("NewsRadio") are set to join Tracey Ullman and Michael Rapaport in the rapidly expanding ensemble for Woody Allen's next directorial…