After "The Merchant of Venice" Variety screening Nov. 21, producer Cary Brokaw talked about how Al Pacino's deity status in Italy aided access for the filmmakers.
Kevin Spacey received a standing ovation after the Variety screening of "Beyond the Sea," a film written, produced and directed by the thesp. Spacey also acts, dances and sings his way through the…
"Fahrenheit 9/11" helmer Michael Moore has been tapped to receive the filmmaker award at the IFP/New York's 14th annual Gotham Awards Wednesday at Tribeca's Chelsea Piers.
Iranian black comedy "Bitter Dream" scooped up the top Golden Alexander award (plus a check for $50,000) at the 45th Thessaloniki Film Festival, which closed Sunday.
"Yesterday," South Africa's entry for consideration in Oscar's foreign-language film category, will be used to spread the AIDS awareness message in Africa and India on World AIDS Day Dec. 1.
Ever go shopping for a cashmere sweater and find Andrew Lloyd Webber instead? Unsuspecting Bloomingdale's customers found the composer packed between clothing racks Nov. 18.
After success during last year's Oscar race with "Mystic River," director Clint Eastwood looks likely to have another potential major awards contender on his hands with an equally dark and…
Before "Closer" unspooled Nov. 22 at the Village Theater, helmer Mike Nichols cautioned the aud: "For those who are here for the 'SpongeBob' screening, you are so in the wrong theater."
An enormously entertaining slice of biographical drama, "The Aviator" flies like one of Howard Hughes' record-setting speed airplanes. While it doesn't dig deeply into the psychology of one of the…
Some of the year's most prominent foreign-lingo films -- "Motorcycle Diaries," "Maria Full of Grace" and "A Very Long Engagement" among them -- won't be eligible for the foreign-language Oscar…