Fred Dryer, best known as the TV cop "Hunter," makes his indie debut in "Highway 395," a low-budget film that he will direct, produce and topline.
James Blades, a symphonic percussionist whose most widely heard work was banging out “V for victory” for the BBC’s World War II broadcasts, died May 19 at his home in Cheam, England. He was 97…
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" should set an opening-weekend box office record in Japan when it hits theaters here in July, but "Pocket Monsters" are not afraid of the Force.
Karen Fineman, the former Beverly Hills High schoolgirl who made an auspicious debut as Cosette in the 1988 West Coast premiere of "Les Miz," has evolved into an elegant solo artist who instills…
Harry Enfield, one of the U.K.'s most popular TV comedians, is making the leap into movies with "Kevin and Perry," a spinoff from his hit BBC sketch show "Harry Enfield and Chums."
Give English comedian Eddie Izzard full marks for one thing: There's no bloke like him. The self-described transvestite funnyman, whose singular, artful brand of humor has earned rave reviews, took…
Academy award winner Jeremy Irons has been added to the cast of “Dungeons and Dragons.” Irons joins Zoe McLellan, Justin Whalin, Thora Birch and Marlon Wayans in the feature film version of the…
This first-time effort from 25-year-old British writer-director Michael Hurst is an efficient, terse, violent thriller that takes itself pretty seriously and boasts fancy plotting incorporating a few…
Miramax Films, actor-producer Dustin Hoffman and director Tony Goldwyn, who collaborated on the romance "A Walk on the Moon," will reunite for the dramatic comedy "Dinner for Two at the El Cortez."
Logically enough considering its source material, "The General's Daughter" is the cinematic equivalent of a disposable airplane read, a hokey, kinky military thriller that's twisty and compelling…
Even though it didn't open officially until today, New Line's "Austin Powers 2: The Spy Who Shagged Me," has already started setting records. The Mike Myers-starrer kicks off in a whopping 3,312…