New Line Cinema has signed filmmaker Gregory Nava and his El Norte Prods. banner to an exclusive, two-year production deal under which the "Selena" director will churn out a string of Latino-themed…
Along with their Eddie Bauer parkas, ubiquitous cell phones and rented four-wheel drive vehicles, Sundance Film Festival goers once again brought something else to this quaint ski resort: the…
An advisory group set up by Canadian Heritage Minister Sheila Copps has recommended that the federal government initiate a number of measures to boost homegrown cinema.
Slamdance through the years
Like a bona fide movie star, the Sundance Film Festival raises the ante with each outing and is bound to divide the critics. To many players and journalists, its spirit of discovery is alive and…
Time Warner is to buy back up to $5 billion of its stock in the next three years, it said Thursday, fulfilling a long-standing promise by the company that it would take advantage of its strengthened…
Even with the guidance and clout of someone like Robert Redford, building a successful cable channel is not a walk in the park.
An offer by CanWest Global to purchase specialty channel owner NetStar Communications has been accepted by 68% of shareholders, CanWest announced Wednesday.
Screen Actors Guild board member Paul Napier, who had threatened to resign from a merger referendum oversight committee over a miscount in an internal election, has decided to stay on, at SAG…
Billy Crudup ("The Hi-Lo Country") and Samantha Morton ("Under the Skin") have agreed to star in Alison Maclean's sophomore effort "Jesus' Son."
Warner Bros.-based Bel Air has paid $400,000 against $1 million for the rights to the hotly contested "Junk," an animated musical about a junkyard of old car parts that come to life.