A fundamentalist Hindu group on Friday threatened to release venomous snakes in theaters screening a Bollywood pic in India's desert state of Rajasthan because pic was allegedly financed by the…
British director J. Lee Thompson, whose more than 50 films included the original "Cape Fear," "The Guns of Navarone," "Planet of the Apes" sequels, and nine Charles Bronson movies, has died. He was…
Dawn Steinberg, who is currently casting director for NBC comedy pilot "Coupling," has been named casting consultant for NBC Studios.
Film rights dealer Splendid Medien has ended the first half of 2002 with a net loss of $9.4 million, despite increasing sales 48% to $19.4 million
Kim Dalton has been re-upped for a second three-year term as chief exec of government funded development org, the Australian Film Commission.
AOL Time Warner and German music TV group Viva Media are putting the brakes on their joint venture music web Viva Plus and axing inhouse production.
Actor Timothy Olyphant ("Go") is setting up shop in "Deadwood."
Lionel Hampton, an American jazz icon who pioneered the vibraphone as a jazz instrument and whose musical career spanned six decades beginning in the late 1920s, died Saturday morning of heart…
After a sizzling first half, a late-season sag has resulted in only a modest climb to an industry high for summer box office, and a possible decline in ticket sales.
The quality that makes Telluride unique in the world of film festivals was immediately apparent at the outset of the 29th edition of this annual Rocky Mountain gathering of film lovers.
A pair of dark-horse pics took home the top prizes at the Montreal World Film Festival on Monday night.