"Sphere" is an empty shell. Derivative of any number of famous sci-fi movies and as full of false promises as the Wizard of Oz, this portentous underwater "Thing" swims along with reasonable good…
The red carpet will be rolled out in front of the Zoo Palast theater this evening as Jim Sheridan's IRA melodrama "The Boxer" kicks off the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22).
While booming box office, a boost in the market share of locally produced features and a slew of hot projects in the pipeline from top directors have combined to lift the spirits of the Italian film…
Zeitgeist Films has acquired North American rights to Benoit Jacquot's French-language film "Seventh Heaven," an official selection at the Venice Film Festival.
Figure skater Katerina Witt will glide into a feature role in MGM's thriller "Ronin," which stars Robert De Niro and is currently being shot in Europe under the direction of John Frankenheimer.
Lions Gate Films has acquired worldwide rights to Joe Carnahan's directorial debut "Blood Guts Bullets & Octane," which screened last month at the Sundance Film Festival.
Producer Daniel Sladek has optioned two projects under his new management and production entity Sladek Entertainment.
Dream Entertainment has picked up overseas rights to the road movie "Sparkler," the directorial debut of Darren Stein.
Final ballots to determine the Screen Actors Guild's best performances for 1997 are being mailed this week to the union's 90,000 members around the country, with winners to be announced March 8 at…
Though he claimed jet-lag and hoarseness after flying into Gotham from the Moscow premiere of "Titanic," James Cameron sounded decidedly (if unsurprisingly) chipper.
Bokeem Woodbine, who co-starred in "Dead Presidents," will get a "Life" opposite Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence for Universal Pictures, sources said Wednesday.