The victory of "The Son's Room" reps the first Palme d'Or awarded to an Italian entry at Cannes in 23 years. But director Nanni Moretti's success followed another triumph earlier in the week of…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American rights to director Jacques Rivette's "Va Savoir!," a Competition pic at Cannes, from Paris-based sales company Celluloid Dreams in a mid-six-figure…
With a return to dominance by its battle-weary Thursday lineup, NBC has put an exclamation point on its seventh straight May sweeps victory among young adults.
Spain has a new business game: pre-guessing what cards Telefonica Media will play to push toward profits.
Rain threatened the annual Cinema Against AIDS benefit May 17, but as guests sauntered down the red carpet and into Moulin de Mougins, the sun broke through, playing off the jewels adorning…
Europe and the U.S. went away the big winners at the 54th Cannes Film Festival. Crowning the cake was Palme d'Or winner, "The Son's Room," a poignant drama of bereavement from director Nanni Moretti.
After walking home empty-handed for 10 years, Regis Philbin broke his losing streak Friday night, nabbing two Daytime Emmy awards. Philbin was named best gameshow host for "Who Wants to Be a…
Charlie Kaufman's clever screenplay bears many traces of the same brand of originality and eccentric imagination that graced his work on "Being John Malkovich," although even at an hour-and-a-half…
E! and Anheuser-Busch hosted The Blue Party in the Port de Cannes Tuesday night.
Fireworks Pictures has taken North American rights to New Zealand Directors Fortnight player "Rain." The coming-of-age tale marks the feature film debut of New Zealand commercials director Christine…
As Cannes winds down for another year, the lineup for the 58th Venice Intl. Film Festival is slowly coming together, with new films from Woody Allen, David Mamet, Istvan Szabo and Eric Rohmer among…