Just as New Line greenlights the sequel to "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" with Mike Myers and Heather Graham ("Boogie Nights"), Myers has completed two new deals with Warner Bros.
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"Thank God the summer slump has passed," said one happy German booker last week, reflecting widespread satisfaction among exhibs overseas. This encompassed U.S. blockbusters and foreign fare.
The very American subject of being caught between two racial worlds, as tackled in such vintage pics as "Pinky," "Imitation of Life" and "The Searchers, " would seem even more difficult to treat in…
One part family homecoming and one part religious revival meeting, the Urbanworld Film Festival found its niche during its second edition, which ran Wednesday through Sunday in Gotham.
Musical numbers: "Sitting on the Edge," "Madame Gateau's Colorful Hotel," "Maybe," "Someone in the Mirror," "Irkutsk," "Practicing," "Learning Who You Are ," "Juggling," "The Show Goes On," "Feet…
It was a dogfight at the box office over the weekend, but determined troops from DreamWorks' "Saving Private Ryan" took the hill ahead of Paramount's "Snake Eyes" and Dimension's "Halloween: H20"…
Outrageously glossy and sometimes quite funny, this fantasy-driven romance about a gorgeous woman who rediscovers her sexual self in scenic Jamaica is choppy, poorly structured and unconvincing, but…
Robert Rehme, who started out in showbiz as a 16-year-old theater usher in his native Cincinnati, has been re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
A proud aura of bumpkinhood surrounds "Feelings Needn't Get in the Way," an evenly paced story of two dorky pals who end up fighting over the same girl. In his helming debut, cinephile and…