New exclusive releases found it very tough to gain a foothold as the majors' summer releases started pouring off the assembly lines.
A portrait of young Latino women in the Los Angeles barrios, "Mi Vida Loca" is a particularly disappointing follow-up from Allison Anders after "Gas Food Lodging." Dramatically fuzzy and very flat…
"Cliffhanger" lives up to its title as a two-hour rollercoaster ride that never stops. A high-octane action suspenser with thrilling vertiginous footage unlike anything seen before in a feature, this…
It was not the best of pre-Memorial Day weekends. Two highly anticipated summer releases, Paramount's erotic thriller "Sliver" and "Hot Shots: Part Deux, " the sequel to Fox's high grossing bravery…
John Fasano, who's scripting Cinergi's "Die Hard 3," has signed with the William Morris Agency, leaving his agency of the last three years, Intl. Creative Management.
Arrow Releasing has acquired worldwide distribution rights to "Combination Platter," which won the Waldo Salt Screenwriters Award at the Sundance Film Festival, sources confirmed Friday.
After all the hype about unbridled sexuality, ratings board confrontations and last-minute reshooting, "Sliver" proves all flash and no sizzle -- an uninspired thriller that simply changes gender on…
Screenwriter Akiva Goldsman has been inked to adapt John Grisham's "The Client" for New Regency Productions, replacing screenwriter Robert Getchell ("This Boy's Life") on the Susan Sarandon/Tommy Lee…
The fare is in the basket and the light is green for "Tollbooth," a quirky love story to be produced by Steven Wolf ("Scorchers") and written and directed by Salome Breziner.
Orion Classics has acquired North American screen and video distribution rights for "Boxing Helena," the Jennifer Lynch film that resulted in an $ 8.1 million judgment against Kim Basinger for…