Maven Pictures has joined Mankind Entertainment in producing historical drama “Castro’s Daughter,” Variety has learned exclusively. Maven's Celine Rattray and Trudie Styler will be joining the…
Mexican filmmaker Luis Mandoki is directing the historical drama “Castro’s Daughter.” Mandoki is co-producing with Mankind Entertainment’s John Martinez O’Felan and Joe Lamy. Texas-based real estate…
Mexican director Luis Mandoki has boarded Vietnam War indie drama "The Don Dawson Story" with plans to start lensing early next year.
After launching the Lido's first bona-fide bazaar last year, Venice Film Market topper Pascal Diot is looking to expand it by offering more space for screenings, plus networking opportunities and…
Almost 90 years ago, Hollywood was reeling from one scandal after another as the biggest stars in the biz behaved in ways that would make today's hard-partying celebutantes blush.
"Linsanity," the documentary of the Houston Rockets' Asian-American basketball star Jeremy Lin, finds distribution in his parents' native Taiwan.
Shah Rukh Khan’s Bollywood starrer “Chennai Express” will open day and date in a number of markets, and not just the usual suspects with a large South Asian diaspora. Disney UTV will release the film…
A lightweight, warp-speed, brightly colored trifle that should delight small children and sporadically amuse their parents, "Escape from Planet Earth" is the sort of second-tier animated…
The network is seeking to balance its prestigious scripted fare with these silly cheaper offerings, but the results are so off-brand that even TLC has license to ridicule them.
Quentin Tarantino rides to the Weinsteins' rescue, delivering a bloody hilarious (and hilariously bloody) Christmas counter-programmer, which Sony will unleash abroad.
A film so full of explanatory flashbacks and animated sequences visualizing its characters' invented yarns that their real dramas are almost obscured.