(International sales: Bavaria Film Intl., Munich.) Produced by Katharina M. Trebitsch, Jutta Lieck-Klenke.
Paramount-based producers MTV Films and Alphaville have jointly acquired an untitled comedy pitch from scribe Danny Fischer.
No doubt the general viewing population does not particularly need or want yet another satirical expose of the shallowness, desperation and perversity in "the Industry," aka Hollywood. But for anyone…
Irish filmmaker Liam McGrath tells the uplifting story of a real-life "Rocky" in "Southpaw," an understated but involving documentary about Francis Barrett, the light-welterweight boxer who…
An updated, gender-reversed take on "An Unmarried Woman," "DWM (Divorced White Male)" is an earnest, intimate look at a man who unexpectedly finds himself single. Clearly a deeply personal project…
"Eyes Wide Shut" may have won the box-office crown for wide releases, but for many industry observers the weekend's biggest eye-opener was Artisan's horror mockumentary, "The Blair Witch Project."
Not only is "Undressed" sure to knock "Dawson's Creek" off the top of conservatives' lists of most offensive shows, it is so chockful of sex, drinking and masturbation it will have folks pining for…
A witty, idiosyncratic take on the trials and tribulations of indie moviemaking, Fernando Merinero's directorial debut, "Soul Ache," proves that a good script and talented friends can compensate for…
Taking bazooka aim at a barn-door-wide target --- hinterland beauty contests --- "Drop Dead Gorgeous" is a fitfully amusing satire that would have gained a lot of mileage from just a tad more…
Stephen Herek, the acclaimed helmer of such pictures as "Mr. Holland's Opus" and "101 Dalmatians," has chosen a new line of action.
A more fantastical tenor might have united so many disjointed narrative and thematic elements; but Donaghy seems content to wing it one scene at a time, with tech contribs (especially the sometimes…