Co-writer Leon Schuster plays Sweet, a hard-drinking, hard-living, sexist TV sports commentator. The opening scenes are set in 1989, "before the changes," per a title. Sweet behaves badly towards…
In the world of independent films, there is often a significant difference between perception and reality as far as success is concerned.
There seems little point to bemoan the fact that the American independent film movement is in a precarious state. This fabulous invalid has worn the badge of the beleaguered underdog since the dawn…
Also with: Antoine Basler, Carlotta Soldevilla, Nanou, Marie Peyrucq-Yamou, Gladys Gambie, Makeda.
Independent film production continued to decline marginally for the second consecutive year as the number of films rated by the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification & Rating…
Would it be, or would it not be, that was the question when director Kenneth Branagh canvassed Hollywood financiers soliciting offers for his planned film adaption of William Shakespeare's "Much Ado…
The film processing business, critical to moviemaking but devoid of Hollywood glitz, faces slow growth and narrowing profits from a host of pressures. Chief among them are industry consolidation and…
Ted Turner today is expected to overcome a major obstacle to becoming a player in Hollywood. Barring unforeseen opposition, he will elicit approval from his 14-member Turner Broadcasting board of…
Behind all the recent Heidi Fleiss headlines is one basic reality: Hollywood has gone corporate like the rest of America, but it has not made the transition easily.
Kino On Video, the homevideo division of the New York-based theatrical distributor Kino Intl., will release four Russian classics never before available on video.