To commemorate the 20th anniversary of "Scarface" and promote a new DVD edition of the pic, Focus Features and Universal Pictures plan a limited release of the gangster film.
Markets & Festivals
U.K. music group EMI is expected to launch a cash-and-shares takeover bid this week to acquire Warner Music from AOL Time Warner.
German distributor Intertainment posted an 82% drop in half-year sales to 2 million euros ($2.18 million) and saw losses grow 17% to $5.24 million as its legal battle against Franchise Pictures…
Family entertainment group Classic Media has acquired Big Idea Prods., producer of the "Veggie Tales" homevid series, officials said Monday. Terms of the agreement, reached in connection with Big…
Berlin Film Fest topper Dieter Kosslick dropped in Tuesday on the Lido to talk up his fest's latest initiative, the so-called Talent Campus.
What would a festival be without some sort of scandale? So far, the relatively tranquil, smooth-running Venice fest hasn't turned up much in the way of sensationalism, though at least one government…
The Dutch Film Festival's selection for its Netherlands Production Platform mingles veteran lensers, bold young tyros, one Oscar hopeful and international talent looking for Dutch locations, cast and…
Santiago Loza's "Extrano" (Strange), Damian Szifron's "El fondo de mar" (The Bottom of the Sea) and Jose Henrique Fonseca's "O Homem do Ano" (Man of the Year) figure in the 51st San Sebastian's new…
Maria Bello has signed on to star opposite Chris Cooper and Daryl Hannah in John Sayles' "Silver City." Production begins Sept. 23 in Denver.
Topher Grace will be hangin'out on Fox's "That 70s Show" for a little while longer.