Stephen Jeffreys' adaptation of "Hard Times" skillfully captures the dense social climate of Dickens' shortest novel about lives transformed by an industrial revolution in the mid-19th century. A…
Hollywood glitterati donned black-tie duds Saturday night to watch John Travolta receive the American Cinematheque Award at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
When Joe Mantegna, Kevin Pollack and Joe Pantoliano play Mafia hitmen who find their next victim-to-be in the forthcoming "The Prince of Mulberry Street" is 10-year-old Vincent Berry, they lay off…
Former Ford model Nacho Arenas will direct his first feature, "Not Even The Trees," which starts lensing in New York Friday.
Language can be both the blessing and the blight of the Irish theater, and in the case of "Disco Pigs," it falls somewhere in between. Written in an invented patois that suggests high-adrenaline baby…
Warner Bros. has boosted creative exec Basil Iwanyk to vice president of production, moving him up from his post as production executive.
On one of her very first commercials, Mae Whitman made it evident by rote that no confrontational director was going to get to her.
Australian international distrib Beyond Films has snared all world rights outside of North America to Vancouver-based writer-director Mina Shum's "Drive, She Said," which had its world preem at the…
A frustrated MPAA topper Jack Valenti said Friday that the time has come for music publishers and religious broadcasters to settle their differences and allow Congress to move forward with a proposal…
Her surname almost isn't good enough to illustrate her talents, according to some casting directors, who feel this 16-year-old is earmarked for stardom.
For every Jodie Foster and Ron Howard --- former child actors who later became major adult players in the movie business --- there are hundreds of talented kids who get little more than their…