This comedy from Cuba is a gem. Filled with malicious swipes against the Castro regime, it's a provocative but very humane comedy about sexual opposites.
Mickey Rourke does better in the rodeo ring than in the arena of life in F.T.W., a mostly ho-hum cross between a modern cowboy yarn and a lovers-on-the-run crime saga. Quiet, even delicate mood set…
Muriel's Wed ding is an aesthetically crude ugly-duckling fantasy that is shrewdly designed as a lowbrow audience pleaser.
Luis Llosa's "The Specialist" delivers plenty of bright fireballs while agreeably dispensing with the genre cliche of mad bomber fighting iron-willed hero amid a terrified populace. But pic fails to…
Presented in fairy tale form - down to its awkward, 'once upon a time' narrated introduction - cultivates and actually merits the designation 'Capra-esque'.
As 1993 winds down, the biggest cliffhanger has been whether box office revenues would set a new annual record. Though official tallies will not be available until Monday, Daily Variety is projecting…
More than a few of the Hollywood heavyweights flocking to Las Vegas this weekend for Barbra Streisand's concerts at the MGM Grand Hotel will return several days later to join 80,000 others for a…
Ontario's film and television production boom shows no signs of tapering off as this year's production levels soared past a record set in 1992.
Universal's "In the Name of the Father" had an outstanding opening in Ireland , chalking up T114,259 ($ 179,387) in three days on 48 screens.
Indie production outfit Blue Rider Pictures is galloping toward a regular horror/sci-fi cottage industry. The company announced Wednesday completion of "Night of the Demons 2," which is being rolled…
Walter Lantz, creator of Woody Woodpecker, Andy Panda, Chilly Willy and other well-known animated characters, has made a $ 50,000 contribution to the endowment fund for the Academy of Motion Picture…