Comicbooks and graphic novels have been hot stuff at the box office the past few years. But as studios work their way through the superhero pantheon, the need for new properties to adapt has put…
With award season nearing, can the search for the perfect red-carpet dress be far behind? While names such as Oscar, Valentino and Chanel are sure to continue their reign, this year there will also…
Only a few years after starting up Tokyopop with licensed titles from Japan, founder Stu Levy floated the idea to bookstores of publishing manga in the original, right-to-left format.
With time running out to stop a writers strike, studios and networks have tried jumpstarting stalled contract talks with a streamlined proposal -- and gotten slapped back by the WGA, whose toppers…
The 19th annual Palm Springs Film Festival will honor Sean Penn with its director nod for his latest film, "Into the Wild."
In a crucial appointment for Spain's cash-crunched film industry, producer Gustavo Ferrada has been tapped director of pubcaster TVE's newly created Film Area.
Magnolia Pictures has acquired world rights, excluding Spain, to director Nacho Vigalondo's sci-fier "Timecrimes."
Beyond the threatened Hollywood strikes, Asia could prove to be the wild card at this week's American Film Market.
AFM Panels & Conferences
Fox News Channel has signed radio host Laura Ingraham as the primary substitute for "The O'Reilly Factor" and "Hannity & Colmes," the network said Thursday.
Most indie companies emerged unscathed from the big mortgage credit crunch of 2007, but several other factors are impacting independent film financing, from increased competition to prestrike panic.