With the 38th Toronto Film Festival at the halfway point, Harvey Weinstein has raised hopes for a high-powered finish following his company's $7 million deal for writer-director John Carney's "Can a…
John Moore, director of "A Good Day to Die Hard," has come on board Africa-set action project "The Englishman" with Foresight Unlimited and Envision Entertainment producing and financing.
LOCARNO — Talk about opening with a bang. Held in the open air Piazza Grande, the inaugural ceremony of the 66th Locarno Festival unspooled on Wednesday night, with Christopher Lee accepting a Moet…
Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg make for an enjoyable pair in this fleet, unpretentious caper pic from Baltasar Kormakur.
Sony is partnering with Imax releasing director Neill Blomkamp's effects-ladden sci-fi pic, "Elysium," on Aug. 9. The Matt Damon starrer will be digitally re-mastered for the large-screen format.
With the film biz ailing on the plains in Spain, any new production is news. But "The Master of Altamira," skedded to start production this year, is noteworthy as a microcosm of trends now driving…
Foresight CEO and chairman Mark Damon first came to Cannes in the mid-1970s as an acquisitions executive. This year, Damon is celebrating Sony's multi-territory deal for his Neil Bogart biopic…
Justin Timberlake was on colorful display Wednesday in Cannes at the Foresight Unlimited party for "Spinning Gold," a biopic about the late music mogul Neil Bogart, which the singing-acting and now…
With the worldwide success of "The Hunger Games" still ringing as a clarion to the viability of independently financed films, Lionsgate's $412.5 million deal to buy Summit Entertainment is echoing on…
BERLIN -- Emmett/Furla Films and Universal Pictures are joining to fully finance the $80 million crime actioner "2 Guns," which sees "Contraband" helmer Baltasar Kormakur reunite with Mark Wahlberg.
Annie Baker and her two plays from the 2009-10 season were recurring themes at the 55th annual Obie Awards.