"Dying City," the latest from scribe Christopher Shinn ("Four," "What Didn't Happen"), gets an Off Broadway run at Lincoln Center Theater starting in February.
Looks like Nathan Lane doesn't need to co-star in a comedy with Matthew Broderick to sell tickets. "Butley," the Broadway revival of Simon Gray's drama, has gotten its advance up to nearly $2 million…
Catalin Mitulescu's "The Way I Spent the End of the World" has been chosen as Romania's foreign-language Oscar contender, its producer confirmed Thursday.
As international industryites leave the Lido and head for Toronto in hopes of closing North American sales there, a slew of European deals have been sealed at the Venice fest. On a buying spree…
Rock documentaries again dominate the lineup for the Raindance film fest, the U.K.'s leading showcase for local and international indie cinema. Program includes "Too Tough to Die: A Tribute to Johnny…
Vivendi, which yesterday announced a $2.1 billion deal to buy Bertelsmann's BMG Music Publishing division, has posted a 48% rise in net profit for the first half of 2006.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, is launching a new bouquet of global channels as part of the outfit's most ambitious strategy for a decade. The first fruits of the new initiative will…
Belgian director Remy Belvaux, maker of the cult movie "Man Bites Dog", died Monday in Orry-La-Ville in northern France. He was 38-years-old. The satirical "Man Bites Dog," about a camera crew making…
"Perfume: The Story of a Murderer" today kicked off a dizzying six-city tour propelled by unprecedented hype for a German film and one that ups the ante for producer Bernd Eichinger and director Tom…
ITV, Blighty's biggest private terrestrial web, has scored a much-needed coup against the BBC, outbidding the pubcaster for rights to the U.S. version of cult sitcom "The Office" -- shown originally…