Danny Boyle seems to enjoy the heist genre as he is attached to direct a feature adaptation of the documentary “Smash and Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers” for Pathe and Fox Searchlight. Pathe…
A day after notorious Balkan jewel thief Milan Poparic escaped from a Swiss prison, news comes that he will be heading stateside — or at least a film about him is. Doppelganger Releasing has acquired…
Matthew Loeb was reelected unanimously to a four-year term as president of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, the union that reps more than 110,000 below-the-line showbiz employees…
SAG-AFTRA presidential candidate Esai Morales is starring with Loretta Devine and Salli Richardson in indie high school drama "Teachers," with Gary Wheeler directing.
Execs from the New Zealand Film Commission have been meeting with producers at the FilmMart to research potential development and co-production opportunities. At a breakfast Saturday, reps from NZFC…
In the apartheid era, the coastal city of Durban featured pristine “whites only” beaches and a boardwalk dotted with hotels and high-rise apartment blocks, a popular holiday destination. Legislation…
Shane Meadows' first documentary is a surprisingly conventional portrait of Mancunian beat combo the Stone Roses.
When AFI gives a lifetime achievement award to Mel Brooks, a filmmaker famous for satire and screwball comedy, be prepare for an evening of roasts. And that’s more or less what happened June 6, as…
After seeing success from their cult comedy hit "Klown," Danish scribes Casper Christensen and Frank Hvam are in negotiations to pen Paramount's "The Lesbian" starring Sacha Baron Cohen. Story is…
An overlong and under-conceived reunion between "Blue Valentine" director Derek Cianfrance and star Ryan Gosling.