Fei-hong Hiroshi Mikami
The Argentine film industry has managed to escape a whopping reduction in its subsidy, thanks to a secret, four-month old pledge by President Carlos Menem that only came to light last week.
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George Flynn Jamie Kennedy
Shooting gets under way today in Tuscany on director Giovanni Veronesi's "My West," an allegorical Western fable that stars Italian box office record-breaker Leonardo Pieraccioni alongside Harvey…
Ethnic strife and antagonism toward onetime "guest workers" being a hot issue these days, "Immigrant Memories" - which attempts a historical and intimate overview of North African-heritage French…
It's possible to have two separate, though in no way contradictory, responses to "Saturday Night Fever," the stage musical of the movie of the New York magazine story that seems to have been mounted…
Melissa Amalia Ziker, daughter of Hollywood stunt coordinator Dick Ziker, died Feb. 28 in Mendocino, following an asthma attack. She was 28.
A fairly clever neo-noir exercise, Christopher Nolan's debut feature is both distinguished - as a Brit production - and compromised by its very Amerindie feel. Low-budget, B&W 16mm format lends a…
Satirizing the advertising industry is necessarily broad farce, given the artificial nature of the beast. Director Sandro Baldoni, whose low-budget "Weird Tales" won notice on the festival circuit in…
Actor-director Roberto Benigni leads the field in the 42nd David di Donatello awards -- Italy's top movie nods -- landing 12 nominations for "Life Is Beautiful," his tragicomedy about the love and…