Using the experiences of an escapee from Guantanamo for a meditation on prison, punishment and pain, "Guantanamero" is a valiantly experimental mood-piece that sinks under the weight of its own…
The San Francisco Film Society has tapped Robin Williams as recipient of its Peter J. Owens Award, to be presented May 3 at the 50th San Francisco International Film Festival. The kudo honors an…
The Hong Kong movie biz has long been looking for a big answer to its problem of declining auds at home and abroad. And when it came, the answer was appropriately Big.
Sony Pictures TV is joining the iTunes revolution, striking a deal with the online music, television and film purveyor to offer several current and library TV titles.
Ten years after his original pic outing, Rowan Atkinson's obnoxious Brit klutz rides again in the chucklesome, surprisingly warm but rarely laugh-out-loud "Mr Bean's Holiday."
Russell Crowe will make his feature directorial debut on Universal and Imagine Entertainment's "Bra Boys," a fact-based drama about a counterculture movement in a surf community in Australia.
Paul Auster's latest helming stint smoke-bombs the love story of a gruffly antisocial novelist (David Thewlis) and a strange young woman (Irene Jacob) with nonstop whimsical philosophizing about the…
Producer Jerry Weintraub and director Andrew Fleming have already solved one "Nancy Drew" mystery --whether there'll be a sequel to this summer's feature adaptation -- and the answer is yes, with…
An identity crisis overtakes an undercover cop merging back into regular policework in melancholy Hong Kong crimer "On the Edge." Helmed by Herman Yau, pic relies heavily on a moody main perf by Nick…
"Undead or Alive: A Zombedy" is the sort of overplayed and under-written trifle that too often results when tongue-in-cheeky filmmakers purposefully set out to make a "midnight movie."…
In a world that already claims more than 4,000 film festivals worldwide, the AFI Dallas International Film Festival may have created something new: First, the sponsors. Then, the films.