It doesn't get much bleaker than Minneapolis during midwinter. The indie-produced "Snow" aptly captures that quality of gloom in an engaging tale of aimless youth.
Maura Tierney, who played Jim Carrey's once and future wife in "Liar, Liar," is in final negotiations to be swept up in DreamWorks' romantic comedy "Forces of Nature," cast as the third side in a…
A Fellini-style moment closes Part 4 of "People's Century" -- a statue of a former Soviet leader drifts in the wind as a helicopter hauls away from Moscow this reminder of oppression. It's a needed…
An ensemble cast of hot young British actors, including Catherine McCormack and last year's Cannes award-winner Kathy Burke, has signed to star in the low-budget romantic comedy "This Year's Love."
A tale of suburban infidelity delectably set at the nexus between dark comedy and high melodrama, "Pants on Fire" hits unusual tonal notes rarely heard in American indie fare.
New Line made an outright buy of the Chris Gilson novel "Crazy for Cornelia" for a mid- to high-six figure sum, sources said. The screen sale went down a day after Warner Books preempted the…
There are a few good ideas lurking somewhere in "Hundred Percent," but they are buried irretrievably under a misguided script.
Reflecting its intention to make an increasing number of major studio-level acquisitions and participate in co-productions, Polygram Filmed Entertainment has named Shauna Hellewell to the new…
Edgar Bronfman, still smarting from the media and industry bashing he took over his movie-pricing comments, told advertising execs Wednesday that he was misunderstood. “What I was suggesting was that…
The fourth annual Los Angeles Independent Film Festival gets under way tonight at the Directors Guild with the world premiere of "Shadrach," based on a short story by William Styron.
Peter Samuelson's Washington address is Houston, Texas.
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