Comedian Steve Zahn shines throughout Mark Illsley's feature debut, "Happy, Texas," elevating this eccentric small-town comedy a notch or two above its level of writing.
Catherine Zeta-Jones will be honored as supporting actress of the year at ShoWest 1999 for her performance in "The Mask of Zorro."
Ryan Phillippe ("Playing by Heart") and Tony Award winners Alan Cumming ("Cabaret") and Anthony LaPaglia ("A View From a Bridge") have joined the cast of Doug McGrath and Peter Askin's "Company Man,"…
Russia's beleaguered film industry, still in aftershock from last August's financial crisis, couldn't have hoped for a better New Year's present. New legislation signed Jan. 6 by president Boris…
FROM SUNDANCE FESTIVALArtisan Entertainment has acquired all domestic rights to Gregory Nava's "El Norte," which screened in the retrospective "Sundance Collection" section of the Sundance Film…
Although the 1980 John Cassavetes film "Gloria" gets no mention in the credits of Sidney Lumet's "Gloria," it's hard to imagine that Cassavetes, were he still around, would do anything but breathe a…
Ben Affleck will star in the thriller "Reindeer Games," which veteran director John Frankenheimer is helming for Miramax's genre banner Dimension Films.
In a perfect world, the overworked accolade "landmark television event" would be reserved exclusively for the likes of Jennifer Fox's "An American Love Story," an intimate epic set to air as a…
John Cleese has gone from "A Fish Called Wanda" to a spy called Bond. The Brit actor-comedian has been cast as R, an incompetent, accident-prone assistant to Q, 007's deadpan gadget guru, in the Bond…
"Shakespeare in Love" was named best musical or comedy film and "Saving Private Ryan" best drama Sunday at the 56th Golden Globes.
Venerable French helmers Claude Chabrol and Bertrand Tavernier will be among European directors presenting films in competition at the 49th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 10-21), Berlinale…