"The Sixth Sense" scared away the competition Sunday at the 26th annual People's Choice Awards, nabbing three nods, including overall favorite motion picture and actor for pic's star Bruce Willis.
George Clooney has closed a deal to reprise Frank Sinatra's role as Danny Ocean in "Ocean's 11," with Steven Soderbergh set to direct the Warner Bros. pic.
Helmer Edward Berger has been in flux between his native Germany and New York for almost a decade now, but it was a move back to Berlin that gave him his first shot at a feature. After having studied…
Adapting novels into film is pretty close to a sucker's bet. There's never enough screen time to do a novel justice -- even a three-hour film is hard-pressed to pack in all the events of a midsize…
While local films stole much of the thunder in France, Italy and Spain, several American films reached or neared significant milestones at the overseas box office.
The following dossier includes information on all 47 submissions for the foreign-language film Oscar.
“Tsatsiki” is a rarity — a film aimed at kids but equally loved by adults. One of last year’s biggest local hits, Swedish film critics voted it best Swedish film of 1999. “My only problem now is how…
The Limerick streets of Frank McCourt's Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir of growing up poor in Ireland, "Angela's Ashes," no longer exist. So, after months and millions of dollars of painstaking…
No sooner had the Thai Film Censor Board turned down the request for distribution of Twentieth Century Fox's "Anna and the King" on December 28, than professionally pressed VCD copies appeared on the…
How many people have seen any of the 40 foreign-language films submitted for this year's Academy Awards? That's the question facing producers and distributors. They know that getting attention for…
In October 1992, the Royal National Theater opened a new production of the 1945 J. B. Priestley play “An Inspector Calls,” and a directing star was born: Banished — along with the drawing room in…