With its sequel doing boffo biz at the box office, "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" captured two top honors Sunday during the 29th annual People's Choice Awards.
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Ian Ray, the Australian producer who helped to invent tabloid television with Fox's hit of the 1980s and '90s "A Current Affair," is bringing a raunchy sex-information show to NATPE called "Talkin…
The first syndie series proposal has surfaced in imitation of the runaway Fox Network summer hit "American Idol."
Chris Blackwell's Palm Pictures has picked up all five films in Matthew Barney's "Cremaster" cycle for its fledging Arthouse Films banner.
The Writers Guild of America has ruled 201 films released last year as eligible for its screenplay awards and excluded a notable handful due as those pics not being signatories to its contract.
More than 4,000 original prints of about 250 pre-1952 Indian movies have been destroyed in a fire at the Film and Television Institute of India in the southwestern Indian city of Pune.
Sri Lanka has launched a diplomatic offensive against the U.K.-made movie "In the Name of the Buddha," which it claims is blasphemous.
Marathon Entertainment has sued Nia Vardalos, star and writer of the smash comedy "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," for her alleged failure to pay 15% of her compensation from the film to the management…
Pete Townshend of British rock group the Who was arrested by police on Monday evening on suspicion of possessing indecent images of children following an online child pornography probe.
Two documentaries about Germany's Nazi legacy, a feature about life in the 1980s and two digital projects are among the first six selections for the Berlin Intl. Film Festival's exclusively Teutonic…