Milos Forman proved once more he knows how to push the politically incorrect button in his native land. It's been 30-something years since he ran afoul of Brezhnev-era authorities and left…
William Wisher, who teamed with James Cameron to write "Terminator 2: Judgment Day," has been assigned the task of saving "The Exorcist" franchise from termination.
Filmed in New York City by Levinson/Fontana Co. in association with Rysher Entertainment. Executive producers, Barry Levinson, Tom Fontana; co-executive producer, Jim Finnerty; co-producer, Debbie…
Writer-director Irving Belateche has signed a pay-or-play deal to direct "The Prophet's Game" for Moondancer Entertainment.
Aeschylus meets Robert Wilson in "Les Danaides," Romanian director Silviu Purcarete's avant-garde adaptation of the ancient Greek tragedy. Given its U.S. premiere at the Lincoln Center Festival 97…
The summer B.O. season overseas has hit top gear this month, delivering big paydays for "Batman & Robin," which appears to be redeeming itself abroad after its plummet to earth domestically, and a…
The history of the American musical theater is littered with the corpses of turkeys from which much-loved songs survived. Not even the greatest of composers and lyricists were or are immune to…
Inspired by traveling concerts such as the Lilith Fair and Lollapalooza, a group of independent filmmakers will hit the road this fall with Fuel, a monthlong film tour of 11 U.S. cities that will be…
For a latter-day generation of adolescents, "George of the Jungle" was a humorous antidote to sappy animated TV characters. The loinclothed, lantern-jawed hero had the heart of Tarzan and the sense…
After breaking both legs during the shooting of "Letters From a Killer," Patrick Swayze's return to the big screen looks to be farther down the road than expected.