Most videogames use technology and artistry to suck players into an ever-more-immersive experience. "LittleBigPlanet" is an exercise in anti-immersion, attracting even the most casual player to its…
Markets & Festivals
A record 67 countries have submitted films for the 81st Academy Awards, Academy president Sid Ganis said Friday.
It's a swell idea in theory to put on a new comedy that's compatible with Lifetime reruns of "Reba" leading into it, but "Rita Rocks" works a little too hard at ensuring the two are virtually…
France's Lagardere Group, one of Europe's deepest-pocketed TV congloms, is moving into Russia.
South Korea's Lotte Entertainment has gone on a spending spree. One of the country's leading distribs, Lotte has packed its release slate until the end of the year with foreign film pickups.
The 20th Century Fox family was feeling no pain as Mark Wahlberg actioner "Max Payne" topped the weekend box office and Fox Searchlight's "The Secret Life of Bees" buzzed its way to a photo finish.
Alliance Films, Canada's largest film distributor, continues to face financial woes.
Fox has just given a full-season order to "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles." Cast and crew were informed of the decision late Friday.
Lifetime is trying to move the litigation surrounding "Project Runway" to federal court.
Walden Media has made a pre-emptive purchase of "Tough Cookies," a script centered on life in the Girl Scouts by sisters Carley Steiner and Chelsea Steiner.
Religious sensitivities have forced a recall and delay for one of the year's biggest videogames.