International cinema chain Kinepolis Friday posted boffo first-half net profits of E7.5 million ($9.6 million) up 456% on 2005's $1.6 million, powered by blockbusters "Ice Age 2," "The Da Vinci Code"…
Chile's most prominent international film festival, Valdivia, gave its top Premio Pudu honor to Belgian pic "L'enfant," winner of the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 2005.
Canada-based format broker Distraction has moved its satellite office in London to larger quarters and has made two hires for Europe.
British web Channel 4 is bracing itself for a barrage of flak in response to its docudrama "Death of a President," which depicts George Bush being assassinated by a Syrian sniper.
Angela Bettis will star in the psychological horror pic “Scar.” Shooting begins Oct. 3 in Calgary under the helm of Jed Weintrob. Story follows a young woman who returns to her small hometown for her…
Emily Mortimer will star opposite Ryan Gosling in Sidney Kimmel Entertainment’s offbeat indie “Lars and the Real Girl.” Story is about a lonely, delusional young man who buys a life-size sex doll on…
The unlikely quartet of Idi Amin, Diane Arbus, Truman Capote and John Lennon are in the spotlight at the Telluride Film Festival, opening today. Biopics about them, as well as works from Todd Field…
Emily Mortimer will star opposite Ryan Gosling in Sidney Kimmel Entertainment's offbeat indie "Lars and the Real Girl." Craig Gillespie is directing from a script by Nancy Oliver.
A rough cut of a steamy sex scene from "Desperate Housewives" has found its way onto YouTube -- a month before the episode is slated to air. It's not unusual for complete episodes of shows to pop up…
Strand Releasing has picked up U.S. distrib rights to Emmanuel Bourdieu's "Poison Friends" ("Les Amities Malefiques"), which has won a slot at the upcoming New York Film Festival. Strand, which is…
As summer comes to a close, two new genre pics will be gunning for the No. 1 spot. “The Wicker Man,” which Warner Bros. is distributing for Alcon Entertainment, seems to have the edge based on…