An outstanding work of verite observation, "Nuyorican Dream" finds wrenching drama --- and then some --- in the travails of the Torres family, a Puerto Rican clan struggling against poverty, drug…
Thanks to a soaring score delivered by strong leads, this revival of "Chess" works, despite a sometimes clumsy book.
As "The Beach" got off to a fine start and "Toy Story 2" blitzed the overseas box office, "Sixth Sense" and "End of Days" reached or neared major milestones.
A genre that has seemingly been done to death --- the hit man comedy --- gets another reprieve courtesy of "The Whole Nine Yards," a crudely funny farce that covers no new ground but sees its…
Salma Hayek, co-star of last year's "Dogma" and "Wild Wild West," will present the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Scientific and Technical Awards.
"Angela's Ashes," "Brokedown Palace," "The Insider," "Joe the King," "Man on the Moon" and "Naturally Native" have been nominated as the film candidates for this year's Prism Awards, which recognize…
Tyro helmer Hiromitsu Yamanaka follows in a time-honored Japanese filmmaking tradition in "Shooting Star," casting his keen eye on society's losers and also-rans, with hardly a glance toward the…
Annette Bening, a potential Oscar nominee for her turn in "American Beauty," has been named ShoWest 2000 Female Star of the Year, confab organizers announced Thursday.
Aimed squarely at small fry, "The Tigger Movie" is by far the least ambitious, and certainly the least interesting, animated feature to come out of Disney in quite some time. A tame throwback to the…
Just weeks after Billy Bob Thornton shipped out, Lasse Hallstrom is close to a deal that will again place him at the helm of Columbia's "The Shipping News."
Perhaps Napoleon was right -- history is really just a series of agreed upon lies. But instead of trying to set the record straight, "Sally Hemings: An American Scandal," a four-hour miniseries from…
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