Though Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee is meant to be the subject of "The Tree," he ends up dwarfed by the mighty offscreen presence of Satyajit Ray in this off-center documentary. For a career…
Groundbreaking yet subtle special effects fail to rescue "Mordburo," an atmospheric hodgepodge that revolves around a secret vigilante organization whose founder decides to put an end to the group's…
Talky film about romantic triangle involving a dark secret between two brothers fails to satisfy. Writer-director Richard Zelniker offers reams of dialogue, with characters agonizing over their…
Walt Disney Co. chairman Michael Eisner promised shareholders Monday that the slump in ABC's primetime ratings was only temporary, while at the same time downplaying the broader significance of the…
U.S. majors collectively are certain to finish 1997 with record grosses outside the U.S., as an unprecedented 21 titles have earned more than $100 million each overseas.
Paramount and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" steamed past $100 million in domestic ticket sales Tuesday, after just 12 days in release.
The U. of Southern California announced Tuesday the nominees for the 10th annual Scripter Award, which honors the best realization of a book as a film.
Latest CBS Sunday Movie starts off with such promise it seems nothing can knock it off track. Writers Barbara Bosson and Joan Tewkesbury start building an appealingly whimsical story about an ailing…
Beverly Hills meets the prairie hills in “The Magnificent Seven,” an agreeably yuppie-fied CBS remake of the classic 1960 John Sturges feature of the same name. New series has it over its predecessor…
Reacting to a recently released Michigan State U. study that found low levels of safety belt use in feature films, the Entertainment Industries Council (EIC) plans to revitalize its onscreen "Buckle…