Vivendi Universal's small shareholders are waiting to see if lightning strikes twice in seven days when the Commission des Operations de Bourse (COB) this week publishes its audit of Viv U's…
French pop icon Vanessa Paradis, absent from movie screens since helmer Patrice Leconte's 1999 pic "The Girl on the Bridge," has boarded sci-fi actioner "Atomik Circus: Le Retour de James Bataille,"…
After ignoring the commercial possibilities of animated films for years, the French have gone back to the drawing board. Five French toons are due out this year, and 15 more are in the works…
French box office fell 1.5% to 183 million admissions in 2002 to notch up its second-best score in 20 years after last year's record-breaking 186 million.
Provocative Gallic helmer Catherine Breillat has begun shooting her 10th pic, "Anatomie de l'enfer," based on her sexually explicit novel "Pornocratie."
The French government is examining ways to protect youngsters by limiting the amount of pornography and violence shown on national television.
Luc Besson's next project as helmer is to be based on his self-penned fairy tale "Arthur et les Minimoys," which hits French stores Wednesday.
A row continues to brew in France over whether satellite and cable channels should be allowed to show latenight pornography.
French writers, already bigger stars than their U.S. counterparts, with their own TV shows and groupies, are looking even more content with several recent high-profile literary sales. It looks as if…
It has become a habit for Cedric Klapisch to put in an Alfred Hitchcock-style blink-or-you'll-miss-him cameo in his pics. The 40-year-old Gallic helmer's latest "L'Auberge Espagnole" is no exception…