The Deauville Festival of American Cinema first saw the light of Normandy in 1975. Other locations had been considered, including Biarritz, but the then-mayor of Deauville, Michel d'Ornano -- for…
Columbia Pictures has bought "Park Jester," a romantic comedy from pitchmeister Robert Kosberg ("Twelve Monkeys"). Pitch was purchased by the Sony arm for low- to mid-six-figures for Jenifer Love…
Beverly Nix has been recruited for the newly created post of senior VP of business affairs at NBC Studios.
Canal Plus shares continued to rise Wednesday, despite growing skepticism over rumors that German group Bertelsmann is in talks to take a stake in Europe's largest pay TV group.
Writing about the work of composer Maurice Jarre, director John Huston said his music "transcends time and space, touches every visual and aural sense, whisks you to the far reaches of your…
The libidinous histrionics of skin-flick director Russ Meyer will form the focus of a seven-night American Cinematheque retrospective in mid-September.
Depending on your perspective, the career of Taiwanese-born, American-educated director Ang Lee is either very eclectic or thematically of a piece.
Ang Lee's "Ride With the Devil" will open this year's London Film Festival, with the director taking time off from a shoot in China to attend the gala.
How prolific is Robin Williams? Between 1988 and 1998, the manic movie star appeared in 28 films, a rate of nearly three films a year. Eight of his films grossed more than $100 million. The biggest…
Nickelodeon has promoted Chris Linn to VP of production operations.