Martin Scorsese, the patron saint of New York gangster flicks, has godfathered a new saga of guns, redemption and mob family values.
"The Mexican," which took a short siesta when David Fincher and Brad Pitt said adios, has again gained momentum. "Mouse Hunt" helmer Gore Verbinski is now at the helm, and DreamWorks is in talks to…
Will Smith and James Lassiter's Universal Pictures-based Overbrook Entertainment has secured the remake rights from Canal Plus Image to Jean-Jacques Beineix's 1981 thriller "Diva."
Disney has paid mid- against high-six figures for the screen rights to the unfinished romantic comic novel "The Secret Dream World of a Shopoholic" for Jerry Bruckheimer Films, with Bruckheimer set…
Over 80 movies will comprise the American Film Market's AFM Premiere Screenings, the unspoolings open to the public during the 20th annual AFM, to be held Feb. 23- March 1 at the Loews Santa Monica…
Writer-director Kenneth Lonergan's remarkably perceptive "You Can Count On Me" is a sensitive, intimate, enormously touching drama that explores the intricate bond between two adult siblings…
Final details of the 50th Berlin Intl. Film Festival have been unveiled, with many stars set to grace the fest's golden edition, which runs Feb. 9-20.
One of the more talked-about entries in this year's dramatic competition, "Chuck & Buck" is likely to polarize civilian viewers just as it did Sundance auds. Whether you buy its creepsome Odd Couple…
Three-time Oscar winner Steven Spielberg has been tapped a presenter for this year's Academy Awards.
Steven Spielberg has been named the 29th recipient of the Directors Guild of America lifetime achievement award and the first to be honored since the DGA removed D.W. Griffith's name from its highest…
Debuting filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood shows an admirable command of the technical aspects of filmmaking in "Love and Basketball," a slick romantic drama about two L.A. athletes. Aiming to please…