U.S. exhibitors and distribs anxious to break into the Hungarian market may soon have their chance. The City of Budapest recently confirmed plans to sell over half of the city's government-owned…
BAD BOY ABEL FERRARA -- represented in competition with "Body Snatchers"-- proved to have the drift of the festival when his film screened on day two. At his press conference, he told the crowd that…
Jane Campion's "The Piano" and Chen Kaige's "Farewell to My Concubine" shared the top prize Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) at the just-concluded 46th Cannes Film Festival. The award was handed out Monday.
It's not even Memorial Day yet, and the summer seems to be getting off to an uneven start -- at least based on the performance of the first few releases.
To celebrate its 60th anni in Hollywood, the American Cinematheque is presenting "Set-Up in Paradise City: A Tribute to Robert Wise In-Person," from June 11-13.
Twentieth Century Fox has bought Roger Wilson's contemporary drama, "Through the Trees," an idea the writer sold to the studio on a pitch, for producer Wendy Margolis, sources said Monday.
Isabelle Adjani returns to the screen after a four-year absence with the too appropriately titled "Toxic Affair." The shrill comedy, which closed this year's Cannes festival, is an excruciatingly…
Steven Spielberg is bringing more than "Jurassic Park" to theaters next month. The filmmaker is also delivering Digital Theater Systems' sound experience to moviegoers. Spielberg is both a champion…
A portrait of young Latino women in the Los Angeles barrios, "Mi Vida Loca" is a particularly disappointing follow-up from Allison Anders after "Gas Food Lodging." Dramatically fuzzy and very flat…
Producer Judith Polone is severing ties to Hearst Entertainment with seven months remaining on her contract and will go the independent route, taking several projects in development with her.
"Cliffhanger" lives up to its title as a two-hour rollercoaster ride that never stops. A high-octane action suspenser with thrilling vertiginous footage unlike anything seen before in a feature, this…