In Valery Fokin's "Metamorphosis," Franz Kafka's short story becomes an eerily atmospheric if languidly paced film. Pic's ace is young actor Evgeny Mironov, who transforms himself into a giant insect…
Markets & Festivals
Vivendi Universal said Tuesday that its Vivendi Universal Entertainment has secured a new $920 million five-year loan that will be used to refinance the outstanding portion of a chunk of its $1.62…
An amusing Finnish comedy about a silly yuppie couple who get swindled out of their luxurious lifestyle and end up in a housing project, "Upswing" is unpretentious light entertainment sans social…
HBO's "Sex and the City" achieved a Nielsen orgasm for Sunday's premiere of its sixth and final season, drawing 7.3 million total viewers to make it the fourth highest-rated episode in the show's…
The ax fell on 80 Comedy Central staffers Tuesday: More than 20% of the network's workforce of 360 people was pinkslipped as the cabler's ops are folded into MTV Networks.
Animal Planet has greenlit "Beverly Hills Vet," a new series centered on aiding the owners of L.A.'s most eccentric and problem-riddled pets.
The fifth Napoli film fest closed Sunday with the Vesuvio Award for film going to Palestinian helmer Rany Abu-Assad for ''Rana's Marriage" (Le Mariage di Rana).
Winchester Films has pacted with Stratus Film Co. to co-finance the romantic comedy "Forever and a Day." Written by Robert Zappia from his original pitch, "Day" concerns a couple who learn to…
Several hard-luck stories and a single tale about a notable success dominated a Cinema Expo sesh on movie piracy Tuesday.
No fewer than 24 actors will appear onstage when the musical "Fame" comes to the Little Shubert Theater this fall. Yes, the Little Shubert.
Jason Patric is set to join Ashley Judd in the Broadway revival of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," taking the stage in October. Patric will play Brick.