A dreamlike fantasy about a young porter in a stark Peking loony bin and the beautiful young patient he befriends, "Red Beads" looks set for only limited unspoolings on the fest circuit but announces…
Reviewed at Turin Intl. Young Cinema Festival (competing), Italy, Nov. 15, 1993. Running time: 97 MIN.
Film selection is under way for screening and competition at the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, skedded March 4-13.
First-time filmmaker Charles Teton, 32, scores high for initiative but lower on results with "Dark Summer," a visually accomplished but highly distanced cross-tracks love story set in Liverpool…
Also with: Tasuya Nakadai, Yuen Woo-ping, Roy Cheung, Carmen Lee, Lisa Jane Burnett, Reiko Hayawa, Sophia Crawford.
On the Jack Lemmon-Walter Matthau scale, "Grumpy Old Men" comes closer to the languor of "Buddy, Buddy" than the inspired lunacy of "The Odd Couple" or "The Fortune Cookie," saddling the two old pros…
Francois Girard's "Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould" was the top winner at Canada's Genie Awards Sunday, picking up four trophies, including best picture and director.
TriStar Pictures is quietly developing a full plate of prestige projects for production in 1994 and 1995, sources said Thursday.
In development no one can hear you scream, yet sources close to the project suggest that Joss Whedon, the 29-year-old screenwriter of Sandollar's "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," has been tapped to write…
"Poison" helmer Todd Haynes has been set as director of the American Playhouse feature "Safe," which stars Julianne Moore and Xander Berkeley and is set to go into production next month, sources said…
The latest chapter in the saga of Aurora, Ill., twosome Wayne and Garth is a puerile, misguided and loathsome effort ... NOT! The "Saturday Night Live" icons of vapid youth have come up with an…