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…
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…
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.
Palme D'Or (shared): "The Piano" (Jane Campion, director; Australia), "Farewell to My Concubine" (Chen Kaige; Hong Kong).
It would be one very long stretch to suggest that Concorde's "Carnosaur" was raising the anxiety level over at Universal, which has "Jurassic Park" opening in two weeks. A market quickie that is…
New exclusive releases found it very tough to gain a foothold as the majors' summer releases started pouring off the assembly lines.
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.
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…
"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…
Arrow Releasing has acquired worldwide distribution rights to "Combination Platter," which won the Waldo Salt Screenwriters Award at the Sundance Film Festival, sources confirmed Friday.