Not since "Chinatown" (1974) has a film about the corrupt past of Los Angeles been turned out with the buzz of "L.A. Confidential."
The last time Jodie Foster and Robert Zemeckis were in the Oscar-buzz loop was the last time she acted and he directed. In 1994, they both benefited from the academy's love affair with movies about…
The film will inevitably be compared to Martin Scorsese's similarly themed "Kundun" --- in virtually every category including best director, where "Tibet's" Jean-Jacques Annaud is at a disadvantage…
Daniel Lapaine ("Muriel's Wedding") has joined Claire Danes, Kate Beckinsale and Bill Pullman in "Brokedown Palace," which Jonathan Kaplan is helming for Fox 2000.
"L.A. Confidential" and its director Curtis Hanson were named favorites of the New York Film Critics Circle, adding to their momentum in the Oscar derby.
The last time Martin Scorsese left New York on a spiritual mission was back in 1988 when his "The Last Temptation of Christ" drew a flurry of Christian protests and the odd case of a solo Oscar…
The main problem for "Donnie Brasco," as with every film released prior to the summer of 1997, is just being remembered.
Arnon Milchan's New Regency shifted its studio deal in September from Warner Bros. in Burbank to 20th Century Fox in Century City, a distance of approximately 8 miles and about $50 --- $60 million…
Barry Kemp, the TV scribe and producer responsible for "Newhart" and "Coach," is moving like a blitzing linebacker into the feature world with three new projects to write and/or produce for Universal…
Quentin Tarantino eluded the sophomore jinx in a huge way after "Reservoir Dogs" put him on the filmland map in 1992 by scoring an Oscar win for best screenplay for one of the best picture nominees…
"The Boxer'' enters the Oscar ring with considerable weapons in its corner. Pound-for-pound, few films this season carry the kind of Oscar pedigree of this one.