The dark motives and dense plotting of classic crime fiction are present in "The Bitter End," but not something just as important: compelling characters. Like many neo-noirs, this one relies on genre…
The premise of "Commandments" --- a noirish comedy with biblical underpinnings --- finds its protagonist so distraught with his life that he proceeds to break every one of the 10 components of the…
The title "Slaves to the Underground" suggests an ironic or critical perspective that is, in fact, the one thing that might have redeemed this noxiously self-important look at the romantic and sexual…
What starts as a bright look at the dim lives of temps in a large company slides into unfortunate digressions and drabness in "Clockwatchers."
Lakeshore Intl. has agreed to co-finance the British project "Among Giants," to be directed by Marc Evans ("House of America").
"Muriel's Wedding" thesp Rachel Griffiths has inked a deal to star in "Amy," a film about a little girl whose only form of communication is singing after she is rendered deaf and mute when witnessing…
Helmut Dietl's send-up of the Munich film world "Rossini --- or the Murderous Question of Who Slept With Whom," rocketed to No. 1 status at the box office last weekend, getting the German film…
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"Shadow Conspiracy" is one of those misfires that is so bad that it's funny. Box office returns will be modest at best at the outset, then steeply downhill from there.
Marco Bellocchio's "The Prince of Homburg," the sole competition entry from Italy in the upcom-ing Berlin Film Festival, has been withdrawn by its director and producers. The 11th-hour retreat now…
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