Director Randal Kleiser, who helmed the recently re-released "Grease," has inked a seven-figure deal to helm "Muppets From Space," shooting in Australia in September.
Julie Walters gives a corker of a performance as a feisty Belfast housewife-turned-peace activist in "Titanic Town," which is based on Mary Costello's autobiographical novel.
Warner Bros. has made a swift outright purchase of film rights to the forthcoming Carolyn See novel "The Handyman" for Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods., sources said.
Clearly a labor of love, John Turturro's sophomore directorial effort "Illuminata" is an audacious, structurally messy and uneven film about a tightly knit acting troupe at turn-of-the century New…
Former rock-video helmer Denis Villeneuve's feature bow, "August 32nd on Earth," is an appealing though ultimately slight drama about a young woman who is thrown into an emotional tizzy after…
Miramax has acquired the U.S. and English-speaking Canadian rights to two French films -- "Les Demoiselles de Rochefort" and "Les Amants du Pont Neuf."
In "Judgment in Flames," a female reporter faces domestic difficulty as well as intense job pressure that involves the pursuit of an elusive arsonist.
Shot in Mali, "Life on Earth" is probably the most visually stunning film in the "Collection 2000" series.
The Urbanworld Film Festival will double the number of films in its program and introduce a screenwriting competition for black scribes and a sidebar for Latin filmmakers in its second edition, which…
There's a definite talent behind the camera in the gonzo comedy "Fast Food," but first-time writer-director Stewart Sugg needs to shake himself free of genre mimickry if he's to fully develop his…
Insinuating itself into the viewer's mind the way its nefarious lead characters corrupt and undermine two families in turn-of-the-century Russia, "Of Freaks and Men" is both a dark gem and a…