A demonstration of how satire can booby-trap best intentions, Paul Weitz's pic responds to a host of post-9/11 issues and pop-culture phenomena with frantic miscalculation. Pic is undermined by…
The idle rich are up to no good in the possibly self-indulgent but undeniably haunting "Bunker Paradise," a delectably sordid look at how the fortunes of a movie-star-handsome taxi driver evolve once…
A weekend fling sets off a lifetime of ramifications in "The West Wittering Affair," whose comedy is more honest and direct than the final act's melodrama. Uneven pic will amuse fest auds looking for…
Much like Oscar-nominated "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room," James D. Scurlock's "Maxed Out" earns points for at least partly clarifying the daunting complexities of financial wheeler-dealings…
Paramount Classics has tapped Molly Shannon to star in "Year of the Dog," scribe Mike White's feature directing debut. Shannon, who's in final negotiations, will portray a happy-go-lucky secretary…
New Line's pushing back the release of "Hoot" for two weeks, dating its opening on May 5 against Par's "Mission: Impossible III."
Universal Pictures has acquired screen rights to "The Stars My Destination," a 1955 Alfred Bester novel that's considered a seminal sci-fi work. Lorenzo di Bonaventura is producing with Raymond…
Tyro documaker Don Sikorski has completed "Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and the Cops," which shows that law enforcement has been compiling secret dossiers on hundreds of hip-hop artists and execs for years.
Dan Dworkin and Jay Beattie have sold "Waketime," a supernatural thriller, to Vancouver-based film financier Infinity Media ("Capote"), which will produce with Benderspink.
Indie label Zeitgeist has picked up “The Piano Tuner of Earthquakes,” by the Quay Brothers, and Jan Svankmajer's “Lunacy,” which is slated to screen at the upcoming Tribeca Film Festival…
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