Peter Sempel's "Dandy" is an intellectually pretentious, though never boring, meditation on decadence and anomie in the postindustrial world. Employing the logic of an extended musicvideo, it's an…
For the past two weekends, director Jean-Jacques Annaud's "The Lover" has been the top performer among the films in exclusive release, as moviegoers showed up in force for the steamy tale of…
Austin O'Brien ("The Lawnmower Man") has been cast opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in "The Last Action Hero," Columbia Pictures announced yesterday.
Indian film director Mira Nair, now based in Uganda, is to film an adaptation of one of South African author Athol Fugard's early works, "Tsotsi," in South Africa next year.
Three months after closing its U.S. outpost, Francis Bouygues' film studio CIBY 2000 has lost VP Yves Attal. The former lawyer ankled his post Oct. 30.
The Eddie Murphy comedy "Boomerang" received a leading four nominations yesterday for the NAACP's 25th annual Image Awards.
If momentum counts for anything, the holiday season should be a pip.
Stockard Channing has been set to reprise her Broadway role as Ouisa Kittredge in MGM's "Six Degrees of Separation," which will head into production in February under the direction of Fred Schepisi…
Just one year after it had supposedly killed him off for good, New Line Cinema is resurrecting Freddy Krueger to help it avoid a nightmare on Wall Street.
Madonna's Maverick Picture Co. has closed a deal for its first film, the low-budget drama "Snake Eyes," scheduled to begin production in January, sources confirmed Friday.
Unintentional laughs and goofy plot twists make "Traces of Red" a dramatic failure but an entertaining exercise in camp. In the currently hot erotic thriller genre it should be a strong video title…