"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.
Tim Burton held court Thursday at the Venice Film Festival, where he got a Golden Lion for lifetime achievement and unspooled an eight-minute sneak peek of his "Sweeney Todd" adaptation.
GreeneStreet Films Intl. has sold U.S. helmer John August's debut, "The Nines," to distribs for a slew of countries at the Venice Film Festival.
Bob Dylan dominated the Venice Film Festival on Tuesday as Todd Haynes' biopic "I'm Not There" split critics but set off a praise wave for the singer-songwriter on the Lido.