Fresh from winning the Golden Globe for "Boys Don't Cry," Hilary Swank is nearing a deal to join the cast of the Sam Raimi-directed drama "The Gift."
Sony Pictures Entertainment's Columbia Pictures is in final talks with Richard Eyre to helm and co-write "Elegy for Iris," an adaptation of the John Bayley memoir about his marriage to novelist and…
Gotham's indie film scene has a major new financial player: Michael Kahn, formerly of Ikahn Prods., has launched Winter Films, which plans on producing three to four films a year in the $5…
"Other Voices," Dan McCormack's sharply observed feature debut, takes familiar issues, such as the impersonality of corporate life, the breakdown of interpersonal communication and the loss of…
In a rare case of studio features bookending an event known for showcasing international independent filmmaking, the curtain goes up tonight on the 29th Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival with the…
An endearing performance by James LeGros is the only spot-on factor in "Drop Back Ten," a shaggy-dog comedy-drama which otherwise plays so low-key it scarcely registers. Superficial overlaps with…
Greek comedy "Safe Sex," directed by a well-known TV duo, this week became the country's second most successful film ever after the "Titanic."
Five semifinalists have been named in the Oscar category of achievement in makeup, with the quintet now eligible for the category that features a maximum of three slots.
For the first time in its 72-year history, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will serve up a limited number of official Oscar posters to the public. The Acad also will sell future awards…
Hart Sharp Entertainment, the Gotham-based shingle that co-produced "Boys Don't Cry" has greenlit its next production, the urban drama "Lift."