With Silvio Berlusconi's return as Italy's Prime Minister, pubcaster RAI is heading back into the clutches of the media-mogul-turned-pol who controls rival web Mediaset.
Is "Oscar" just another word for "award"?
DreamWorks Animation and Paramount's martial arts toon "Kung Fu Panda" has conquered the Asian box office in only three weeks, becoming the highest-grossing toon ever in South Korea.
Wim Wenders will head the main jury of the 65th Venice Film Festival.
The Venice Film Festival's $100 million Palazzo del Cinema will begin construction before the fest's Aug. 27-Sept. 6 edition.
Upcoming Italian film fests may face a dearth of homegrown fare if the country's major film orgs carry through on their threat.
James Murdoch is replacing his father Rupert Murdoch as president of Sky Italia, the Italo paybox launched five years ago as News Corp.'s biggest pay TV push in continental Europe.
Soccer and sun put a hefty halt on movie going auds across Europe where "The Incredible Hulk," "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Krystal Skull," and "Sex and the City" dominated either as…
Italian author Alessandro Baricco's English-language directorial debut "Lesson 21," will world preem at the upcoming 61st Locarno International Film Festival with stars Noah Taylor, Clive Russell…
Abel Ferrara just can't be a good boy, not when it comes to the soon-to-shoot Werner Herzog-directed remake of his "Bad Lieutenant" with Nicolas Cage in the title role.
Recently restored first and second works by celebrated Italo helmers Francesco Rosi, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Marco Bellocchio, Ermanno Olmi and Nanni Moretti will unspool outdoors in the ancient Umbrian…