Various setbacks lead toward a new beginning for the title character in "Karger," a low-key, working-class slice-of-lifer set in eastern Germany. Writer-director Elke Hauck's feature debut, which…
Who says an original idea won't go far in Hollywood? Although it's often said that the studios are too dependent on remakes and sequels, it turns out the big moneymakers are fresh concepts and…
Germany's second-largest film festival, the Munich Film Fest, wrapped its 25th edition June 30 with an emphasis on honoring filmmakers it had showcased over the years.
The third time really has been the charm so far this summer at the international box office. Three franchises in their third iteration -- Sony's "Spider-Man," Paramount's "Shrek" and Disney's…
Mohsen Makhmalbaf and his family have had a rough few months. The March 27 bomb attack on the Afghan set of daughter Samira Makhmalbaf's "Two-Legged Horse" only narrowly avoided killing any of the…
Abu Dhabi is continuing with its efforts to try to establish itself as the Arab world's top location for all things film related. Officials from the oil-rich emirate, which dwarfs neighboring Dubai…
"Good Morning America" movie critic and entertainment editor Joel Siegel died Friday in New York of colon cancer. He was 63. Siegel, who was diagnosed six years ago and then wrote a popular book as a…
Jim Carrey will play Ebenezer Scrooge plus the three ghosts that haunt him in "A Christmas Carol," an adaptation of the Charles Dickens tale that Robert Zemeckis wrote and will direct for Walt Disney…
The Brits and the French agree on one thing: Bruce Willis still has what it takes.
The Venice Film Festival has selected Chinese actioner "Blood Brothers," from first-time helmer Alexi Tan, as the closer for its 64th edition.