A new definition of success is materializing in the indie world: Just making it through the end of the year, much less to next month's Sundance Film Festival.
Baz Luhrmann may jump from pre-WWII Australia to America's Jazz Age.
Forty-nine eligible songs are in the running for Oscar nominations. List includes 11 tracks from "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" and three from "Repo! The Genetic Opera."
Peter Chelsom will helm romantic comedy "The Perfect Man" for the Film Department and Di Novi Pictures.
The SXSW Film Festival will open with the world preem of the Dreamworks romantic comedy "I Love You, Man" on March 13.
The Academy has shortlisted 15 films in the visual effects category. While the list is heavy with superheroes, the Academy recognized the reverse-aging of "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" and…
First Look Studios has become the latest indie distrib to slim down, issuing pinkslips last week to a range of employees including VP of TV sales Gene Lavelle and advertising director Michael Crow.
Screen Media Films has picked up all rights to William Sten Olsson's political thriller "An American Affair" starring Gretchen Mol and Noah Wyle, slotting it for a Feb. 27 domestic release.
Roadside Attractions has nabbed U.S. rights to R.W. Goodwin's comedy sci-fi pic "Alien Trespass" ahead of its preem at the Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival. Roadside will open the film in 22 markets…
Jerry Lewis will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the 81st Academy Awards.
"Hamlet 2" thesp Steve Coogan will host the 2009 Spirit Awards. The Brit comedian follows the standup acts of previous hosts including Rainn Wilson and Sarah Silverman.