A beloved fantasy franchise loses its most distinctive quality -- the epic scope of its battles, backdrops, characters and themes -- in Electronic Arts misguided and poorly executed "Lord of the…
Markets & Festivals
With an encouraging yet desperate nod toward the two biggest movie-consuming populations on earth, Warners is releasing the Bollywood musical/martial-arts adventure "Chandni Chowk to China" -- a film…
HBO has nabbed the U.S. TV rights to Anders Ostergaard's docu "Burma VJ" ahead of its North American preem at Sundance.
He's been a thorn in the side of broadcasters and cable operators alike for the past four years, but now he's outta there.
Stephen Frears' romantic drama "Cheri," Constantin Costa-Gavras' immigrant drama "Eden Is West" and "Notorious," George Tillman Jr.'s biopic of the late rap star Notorious B.I.G., have joined the…
Fox's "American Idol" notched more huge numbers on Wednesday, building slightly in some demos vs. its Tuesday premiere and drawing its best performance relative to opening night in five years.
Sundance Channel has acquired 26 independent films that will premiere on the Rainbow Media cabler in 2009.
With its eighth season kicking off on Fox, "American Idol" is looking to appeal to a new group of teens.
Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" and David Fincher's "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" lead the field in the noms for the British Academy Film Awards with 11 apiece.
Universal has acquired an untitled Michael Gilio script that the studio will develop as a potential directing vehicle for Gore Verbinski.