When an exec from a rival studio appraises the crowd at a premiere's after-party and says, "These people are proud to be in the movie business. At Christmas, at least once, you want to have that…
CNBC interim head of business news David Friend will stay in the job permanently, as network prexy-CEO Pamela Thomas-Graham has promoted him to senior veepee of business news.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' board of governors has given 17 pics the greenlight to compete for Oscar gold in the 2002 animated feature film category.
In the nominations for the 2003 IFP Independent Spirit Awards, the pickings were slim for "My Big Fat Greek Wedding." The most financially successful independent film in history received just two…
Hit French docu "Etre et Avoir" (Being and Having) won France's prestigious Prix Louis Delluc for French film on Wednesday.
Pachyderms on parade -- that was the scene Sunday afternoon as several elephants and other critters made their way down Sunset Boulevard to participate in "The Wild Thornberrys" preem.
Director-producer Norman Jewison has been tapped to receive the American Society of Cinematographers Board of Governors Award.
Monday's Gotham preem for "Gangs of New York" proved Miramax knows how to throw a party. And this one was a generation in the making.
Helmer Atom Egoyan's "Ararat" swept the nominations for the Genies Tuesday, the Great White North's annual awards for its domestic film industry.
A stylish cast and some clever scripting solutions help "Chicago" make the transition from stage to screen with considerable appeal intact. But despite these assets, plus the enduring kick of the…