Miramax has acquired "Neverland," a project that takes the "Shakespeare in Love" tack with "Peter Pan" author J.M. Barrie. Pic is the true story of how Barrie wrote the famous work after bonding with…
Tenpercentery Endeavor has signed London-based LolaFilms U.K., a subsid of Spain's largest production company. Agency will rep the company in North American sales of its first four English-lingo pics…
Tim Robbins has joined the cast of Good Machine's "Human Nature," the film written by "Being John Malkovich" scribe Charlie Kaufman and to be helmed by Michel Gondry. Pic will be produced by Good…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Independent auditors are expressing serious concerns about the financial future of Silver Cinemas Intl., a Dallas-based exhib that also controls the Landmark Theatre arthouse chain.
MPAA and Showtime are negotiating over an initial NC-17 rating for "Dirty Pictures," a film about Robert Mapplethorpe's 1990 "The Perfect Moment" exhibit and the ensuing free speech trial. Rating's…
France's Gemini Films has bought the film rights to Salman Rushdie's novel "The Ground Beneath Her Feet," marking the first attempt to bring one of the author's books to the bigscreen. While the…
Vans, the California-based sports and leisure footwear company, is getting into the movie business, financing the feature-length skateboarding documentary "Dogtown."
"Return to Algiers" is an old-fashioned yet extremely pertinent tale of Algeria's tortuous history vis-a-vis its citizens and the so-called pieds noirs, French Algerians who were forced to flee for…
"Family Week" boasts many stinging moments that remind us of this playwright's disarming ability to wring laughs from the darkest corners of experience, usually the dysfunctional family dynamic. And…
Reviewed at Westside Pavilion Cinemas, L.A., March 31, 2000. (In L.A. Independent Film Festival --- competing.) Running time: 90 MIN.
Produced by Lars Jonsson. Executive producer, Peter Aalbaeck Jensen.