To the editor: Regarding Brian Lowry’s commentary entitled “Swan Song for the Insecure” (Daily Variety, May 23): I have no great love of programs like “The Swan,” though none of it surprises me. As a…
“The Terminal,” the jetset comedy that hits theaters this weekend, is the story of a man trapped in an airport transit lounge, bombarded by ads for American brands and consumer items — Starbucks…
Imagine if the films of Sergei Eisenstein, Luis Bunuel, Rene Clair, Marcel Carne, Louis Malle, Francois Truffaut, Ingmar Bergman, Federico Fellini, Luchino Visconti, Satyajit Ray and the other giants…
The Hollywood Film Festival has launched a pair of awards to honor world and European cinema to be presented at its awards ceremonies Oct. 18 at the BevHilton.
TBS is resurrecting animated cult hit "Family Guy" for its primetime schedule. In addition, skein will continue its run on Turner-owned sister cabler Cartoon Network.
It's the end of the line for Viacom Prods., which has been absorbed by parent Paramount TV.
The Intl. Cinematographers Guild has approved a campaign to warn the industry about the dangers of sleep deprivation among film crews.
Woody Harrelson is in negotiations to star opposite Julianne Moore in DreamWorks' and Revolution Studios' "The Prizewinner of Defiance, Ohio."
Park Jeong-woo, who's penned some of the sharpest Korean comedies of the past few years ("Attack the Gas Station!," "Kick the Moon," "Jail Breakers"), makes an over-discursive helming debut in "Dance…
Reteaming the two supporting thesps from last summer's hit relationships comedy, "Singles," frosh writer-director Kang Seok-beom comes up with a smoothly directed, likable spin on mismatched…
Maria De Medeiros' docu "Je t'aime ... moi non plus," sprinkles directors among a who's who of contempo crix to deliver a discussion of the hows and whys of movie criticism. Shot during the 2002…