Italy is becoming Hollywood's laboratory for launching international pay TV channels.
Political influence at RAI is again wreaking havoc in Italy where Prime Minister Romano Prodi's center-left bloc Thursday beat by a single vote an opposition move to oust its appointee from the…
The Rome Film Festival has announced a slew of high-caliber guests -- including Sophia Loren, Jane Fonda, Terrence Malick, Francis Ford Coppola and Bernardo Bertolucci -- who will hold onstage…
"The Simpsons Movie" has hit an Italo homer, scoring the country's record opening for an animated feature with $8.2 million on 700.
Daniele Luchetti's comedy "My Brother Is an Only Child," Italy's biggest recent export, will open the 4th Cinema Italian Style showcase hosted by Hollywood's Egyptian Theater, which runs Oct. 10-21.
Mediaset has ponied up a whopping e800 million ($1.1 billion) to secure rights to Warner Bros. and Universal movies and TV shows.
Ang Lee's slow-burning erotic espionage drama "Lust, Caution" was the surprise Golden Lion winner at the 64th Venice Film Festival, where the Chinese-language period piece split critics.
In a surprise verdict that divided critics and festgoers, Ang Lee's controversial drama, "Lust, Caution" took home the Golden Lion award for picture at the 64th Venice film festival on Saturday.
Jonathan Demme's Jimmy Carter docu "Man From Plains" world-preemed positively at the Venice Film Festival where Demme denounced George W. Bush while tub-thumping his intimate Carter portrayal, which…
The late Gillo Pontecorvo was fondly remembered at the Venice Film Festival on Thursday where Italo Culture Czar Francesco Rutelli announced the establishment of a national archive dedicated to the…
"I'm Not There" stars Richard Gere, Heath Ledger and Charlotte Gainsbourg pranced down the Venice Film Festival red carpet Tuesday with helmer Todd Haynes to tubthump his Bob Dylan biopic.