A strong lineup of big-name directors, including Terrence Malick, Robert Altman, Claude Chabrol, Bertrand Tavernier and David Cronenberg, are tipped for competition spots in the 49th Berlin Film…
"Affliction," filmmaker Paul Schrader's nightmarish descent into madness based on the Russell Banks novel, led the field for the 14th Independent Spirit Awards.
Tom Berenger and Polly Walker will join the cast of Universal and Imagine Entertainment’s “Detox,” which is being directed by Jim Gillespie. Sylvester Stallone stars as a cop who, hoping to get over…
A mostly good-hearted mix of lonely-hearts romance and Graham Greene-style soul-searching, Irish playwright John Lynch's "Night Train" eventually jumps the tracks, derailed by jarring tone shifts and…
Oscar nomination ballots will be mailed today to the 5,467 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Bearing traces of inspiration from such no-frills B&W comedies as "Stranger Than Paradise" and "In the Soup," and from writers William Burroughs and Charles Bukowski, "Hotel Room" weaves together…
SPECIAL REPORTThe year after winning the World Series is never easy. Thus for Sony Pictures Entertainment it was difficult trying to top 1997, when the studio fetched a record-breaking $1.3 billion…
Jon Shestack, executive VP of production with Universal-based Beacon Pictures, will take over as prexy of production for a new, improved development-minded Artisan Entertainment on Feb. 1.
Industryites planning their days at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival now have even more screenings to consider, after fest organizers made three last-minute additions to the schedule.
Things get curiouser and curiouser at Universal. "Curious George," the big-budget pic based on the well-known children's book, has been put in turnaround at Universal and its producers, Imagine…