From India, surprising news: Ritesh Batra's acclaimed Cannes debut “The Lunchbox” will not be India's submission for the best foreign-language film award at the Oscars. The news from Japan was no…
“Justified” showrunner Graham Yost became friendly with author Elmore Leonard during the development of the FX drama derived from Leonard’s novella “Fire in the Hole.” Yost remembered Leonard, who…
Bill Condon's biopic thriller "The Fifth Estate," starring Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, will open the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 5. "Information is the most…
Sienna Miller and Golshifteh Farahani topline this inauspicious beginning to Rachid Bouchareb's planned trilogy about America and the Arab world.
Capping its active Cannes buying, Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Hirokazu Kore-eda's Cannes Jury Prize winner "Like Father, Like Son" from Wild Bunch.
The main prizes of the Cannes Film Festival were handed out by Steven Spielberg's jury on Sunday night.
"Blue Is the Warmest Color," "Inside Llewyn Davis" and "Like Father, Like Son" are among the awards possibilities being talked up in an unusually wide-open Cannes year.
Pathe Intl. and Distant Horizon have closed further sales on "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," which The Weinstein Company will release in North America.
City councilman Eric Garcetti, his campaign boosted by substantial support from the entertainment industry, was elected mayor of Los Angeles early on Wednesday, topping city controller Wendy Greuel…
Leonardo DiCaprio and Fox have tapped "Shutter Island" author Dennis Lehane to pen the script for World War II drama "Travis McGee."
Underscoring the breadth of artistic aspirations driving many of today's European directors, Guillaume Canet's "Blood Ties" is one of three English-language films helmed by a Euro director playing in…