"The Getaway" is a pretty good remake of a pretty good action thriller. Although the attributes and drawbacks of this well-outfitted retelling of Jim Thompson's edgy crime meller and Sam Peckinpah's…
First-timer Ray Lein shrugs off the shackles of a $ 30,000 budget and dishes up an offhand, unassumingly edgy take on the modern American outlaw movie in "Bad Apples." Technical rawness and an…
In trying times, audiences need a laugh, and they're getting plenty from "Mrs. Doubtfire,""Wayne's World 2" and several other comedies.
"Strictly Ballroom" star Paul Mercurio, fresh from toplining Garry Marshall's "Exit to Eden" for Savoy Pictures, has signed for "Back of Beyond," a romantic drama set in the Australian outback.
"Tangents" is a compelling and provocative psychodrama, pairing a spunky college shrink with a troubled student governed by multiple personalities. Playwright Elizabeth Hansen has devised a clever…
An unrewarding addition to the already bulging canon of doomed-junkie tracts, "At Ground Zero" marks an inauspicious entry into the feature arena for photographer, actor and short-film director Craig…
New Line Cinema named Claire Rudnick Polstein as a veepee of production Friday, in its final hire to fill the void after last year's dismissal of most of the West Coast exec production staff.
Tia Carrere was named Friday as NATO/ShoWest's '94 Female Star of Tomorrow. The "Wayne's World 2" and "Rising Sun" star will be honored at the convention's final night awards banquet March 10.
Filmed in Los Angeles by Chestnut Hill Prods. for HBO Showcase. Executive producers, Jeffrey Lurie, Collin Callender; producers, John P. Marsh, Jay Roewe; director, Lesli Linka Glatter; writers…
"8 Seconds" takes a smooth, sappy ride through the life of a great bucking bull rider. Sweet, sentimental and rose-colored to a fault, this family-oriented biopic has none of the grit, dust and…