The Fondation Liban Cinema is paying tribute to late great Lebanese helmer Maroun Baghdadi with a boxed set of the entire body of work by the auteur, who worked with Francis Ford Coppola and is…
Newly launched Primeridian Entertainment has hired Cyrus Nowrasteh to write and direct a feature film based on the life of Soviet dissident and author Alexander Solzhenitsyn. Primeridian's Arcadiy…
Sundance Selects has acquired North American rights to Chiemi Karasawa's “Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me,” a week after the documentary made its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. The film was…
The volcanic ash cloud from the Iceland volcano has continued to lay waste to showbiz plans across Europe.
Friday the 13th was anything but unlucky for the domestic box office as Marvel and Universal's Edward Norton starrer "The Incredible Hulk" got off to a strong start, grossing an estimated $21 million…
What will the new RomeFilmFest, with its debut coming just one month after Venice, mean for the old Grand Dame?
John Malone's Starz Entertainment Group has signed on to a multiyear sponsorship of the annual Hollywood Film Festival.
The smell of pizza and popcorn greeted ShoWest attendees as they wound their way through the nearly 300 booths promoting new products on the trade show floor at Bally's.
This modern-day "The Grapes of Wrath" follows a mother and daughter, who --- like Okies before them --- move to California to seek greener economic pastures but instead fall into a relentless…
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