In its first European outing "Death of a President" is triggering turmoil in Italy where about 30% of the mockumentary's bookings have been pulled ahead of its March 16 release, just as many of the…
More than 60 years after Benito Mussolini's death, the fascist-era's dark days are turning into a hot cinematic commodity in Italy, where helmers are mining the country's two decades suffered under…
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset has won a bid for TV rights to a large chunk of the Cecchi Gori Group film library in the final act of former Italo movie mogul Vittorio Cecchi Gori's financial collapse.
Los Angeles-based entrepreneur and producer Alfredo Cuomo was indicted Wednesday as the Milan trial that sees Silvio Berlusconi facing fraud charges in connection with Hollywood content deals done by…
Italo helmer Marco Bellocchio will tackle the touchy subject of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini's illegitimate son in a film being developed by RAI Cinema.
U.S. helmer Abel Ferrara will shoot an Italo noir set in Naples, based on Italian novel "Pericle il nero" (Pericles the Black Man).
U.S. helmer Abel Ferrara will shoot an Italo noir set in Naples, based on Italian novel "Pericle il Nero" (Pericles the Black Man). Pic will revisit Ferrara's cult cop pic "Bad Lieutenant," according…
Silvio Berlusconi's prospects of making a swift comeback as Italian prime minister evaporated Wednesday when the government of Romano Prodi won a Senate confidence vote expected to ensure its…
Italy's Silver Ribbon film nods have resumed their link with the Taormina Film Festival, in a profile-boosting move for the Sicilian fest being reshaped by new artistic topper Deborah Young.
Italo helmers, including Bernardo Bertolucci, Gabriele Muccino and Gabriele Salvatores, are lobbying for former Venice topper Alberto Barbera to be appointed film czar at pubcaster RAI.
Silvio Berlusconi and his Mediaset TV empire had a rollercoaster ride last week. First, tax police searched offices of the broadcaster's Fininvest holding company in Milan where Berlusconi is facing…