Even for such tradition-bound sorts as the British, there's nothing like a change of pace to keep things fresh. So it's easy to see why Helen Mirren, famous for her critically lauded portrayal of…
Francis Ford Coppola and other San Francisco movie figures will launch the first Classically Independent Film Festival on June 5.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has agreed to finance "Mad About Mambo," an Irish romantic comedy from Phoenix Pictures, in return for worldwide rights.
Just when everyone was about ready to give up on the broadcast network miniseries --- or whatever it is that they're calling two-night, four-hour movies these days --- up pops "Merlin" to awaken the…
Despite 15 months of shooting, Stanley Kubrick's opus "Eyes Wide Shut" is going before the cameras once again -- and this time he's recast a pivotal role.
Director and producer Robert E. Wise, who notched up five Oscars and numerous other awards in a long and fruitful career, can claim one more distinction -- a library named after him.
An extended surfing video thinly disguised as an action movie, "In God's Hands" is a disjointed blend of technical superiority and narrative and dramatic weakness. In the hands of director Zalman…
Daryl Hannah has signed to star as the female lead in the low-budget pic "Speedway Junky," which is being exec produced by Gus Van Sant.
"I can't live without passion," says a character in "Honour," but the cri de coeur doesn't quite ring true: For a play whose subject is the sexual and emotional fires whose waxing and waning can…
Woody Allen and Miramax Films are back in business again.
Quebec director Robert Lepage has trained audiences not to expect a finished work on opening night, but the production he unveiled at du Maurier World Stage festival is more of a workshop than a work…