On any given Sunday, the movie business can break out of its usual pattern. But that may not be enough to salvage a slow weekend. That is this week's B.O. lesson as Warner Bros.' "Any Given Sunday"…
With star salaries soaring and production slates tightening, it's becoming tougher and tougher to get sequels off the ground. The latest example: "Silence of the Lambs." Though producer Dino Di…
Come Friday, Russian TV audiences will be sitting down to enjoy one of their favorite films, "Irony of Fate, or Have a Good Sauna!" -- just as they have done every New Year's Eve for more than 20…
Continuing its triumphant run-up to the Oscar nominations, Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" has earned 14 noms for the 14th Goya Awards, the Spanish Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences…
Vet scripter Daniele Thompson ("Cousine cousine," "Queen Margot") makes the leap to helming with "Season's Beatings," an enjoyable, if lightweight, ensembler penned with her son.
The government's Censor Board will decide Wednesday whether to allow 20th Century Fox to distribute "Anna and the King" in Thailand.
Perhaps the real reason Santa brings toys for tots is so that the gizmos keep them busy while parents can slip out to catch a movie. Witness the weekend: With the final Christmas of the millennium…
The creator of the hit quiz show "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" is teaming up with the director of box office smash "East Is East" for a British movie, to shoot in April.
Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. has reached a multiyear agreement with Andes Films for theatrical distribution in Chile and Peru beginning Jan. 1.
Starting next week, North American exhibs will screen a trailer touting the March 26 Oscarcast, to whet the appetite of holiday filmgoers.