A better title for Philippe Garrel's self-indulgent film would be "Sullen, Unappealing Characters Pontificating on Their Lives and Problems." Confessional, intimate look at middle-aged artistic types…
With the 66th presentation of the Academy Awards about to unfold, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences feted nominated filmmakers from the short film and foreign-language categories at two…
British-born monologuist David Cale's characters attach themselves to an audience with tendril-like delicacy, offering cautious invitation to a world both rarefied and familiar.
Laughter was the best medicine for the weekend box office, where Paramount's "Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult" debut was the clear winner with $ 13.5 million. New Line Cinema's launch of "Monkey…
Also with: Regina Bianchi, Paolo Bonacelli, Martine Brochard, Julie Dupage, Valentina Forte, Franco Interlenghi, Claudia Pandolfi, Mattia Sbragia, Alexandra Winisky, Laure Killing, Madeleine Robinson.
New Regency Prods. outbid Warner Bros. Friday for Carol Heikkinen's "Empire," offering the scribe $ 325,000 and another $ 200,000 if the film is made, as well as a percentage of soundtrack and…
Screenplay, Reich, Attila Hazai. Camera (b&w), Tibor Klopfler; editor, Katalin Meszaros; music, Miklos Konrad. Reviewed at Hungarian Film Week, Budapest, Feb. 7, 1994. Running time: 83 MIN.
The door is about to swing open on the world's largest untapped market for movies. The Chinese government says it's ready to buy American and other foreign films on a revenue-sharing basis, signaling…
A slim but atmospheric tale of a Belfast teen caught up in IRA-Loyalist retribution, "High Boot Benny" reps a confident turn by Irish filmer Joe Comerford, whose "Reefer and the Model" screened in…
No one was more surprised than the California Film Commission last week when it found out the state Senate had created a new committee specifically designed to keep entertainment jobs in state…