Laughing that "It's like I'm in my own time warp," Richard Zanuck has signed on as producer of Twentieth Century Fox's "Planet of the Apes."
Dennie Gordon is in negotiations to helm Columbia Pictures laffer, "The Adventures of Joe Dirt."
Norma Jean, Jack, and Me" has the allure of a mental game most everyone's played before: What would Marilyn Monroe and John F. Kennedy be like now if they'd lived? Alas, the particular daydream…
In a surprisingly patchy frame for several Oscar-nominated films at the overseas box office, the star was BVI's "Toy Story 2," which blew all competish aside in Japan to bow with a top spot $5.1…
Countess Mortimer/ How's this for strange: The most immediately topical play on a New York stage right now was written in England almost a century ago. A woman's right to an abortion, the separation…
Genuinely humorous and consistently intelligent, "Geppetto" (Pinocchio's creator, to whom the hero is likened) sympathetically describes an aging prof's relations with a 17-year-old couple as he…
A sleekly mounted drama of family reconciliation, the Chilean "Somewhere in the Night" plumbs no great emotional depths or unfamiliar terrain, but its attractive cast and leisurely pace provide an…
Aslick contempo werewolf tale that could use a little more narrative flesh to chew on, German "Night Time" holds interest without ever quite building a full head of suspense or delivering sufficient…
Nominees aren't the only ones pursuing Oscar this year: The L.A. Police Dept. and the FBI are also hoping to get their hands on the little fella.
There's virtually no fun to be had from "Virtual Vampire," a drearily pretentious techno-thriller that fails to deliver much plot cogency, visual interest or suspense. Feature debut for experimental…