American counterculture and early '70s values come flooding back like a peyote-induced dream in Gus Van Sant's "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues," a far-out, meandering fantasy set on a ranch run by…
Wayne Wang's fine adaptation of Amy Tan's best-selling "The Joy Luck Club" will no doubt mark a breakthrough for films about Asians in America. Beautifully made and acted and emotionally moving in…
Hot and heavy was the action at foreign wickets last weekend as "Jurassic Park" fired up Australia, Germany and a bunch of other Euro territories.
Exploding Raymond Carver's spare stories and minimally drawn characters onto the screen with startling imagination, Robert Altman has made his most complex and full-bodied human comedy since…
The loudly heralded International Filmmakers Symposium got off to a rousing start at the Venice Film Festival Monday before a convinced audience of filmmakers and observers. Although the two-hour…
As one of the earliest casting choices for Paramount's on-again/off-again "Beverly Hills Cop 3," newcomer Theresa Randle has nabbed the romantic lead opposite Eddie Murphy, sources said Friday.
Keith Davis, who recently ankled as a development executive at Zucker Bros. Prods., has joined Mel Gibson's Warner Bros.-based Icon Prods. as vice president of development.
Romanian helmer Radu Mihaileanu's first feature, "Trahir" (Betrayal), won the Grand Prix of the Americas at the 17th edition of the Montreal World Film Festival, which wound down with its closing…
It was Warner Bros.' "The Fugitive" in a walk to the top of the charts as the powerhouse thriller charged to $17.3 million over the four-day Labor Day weekend.
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