VENICE – Habemus a pope pic. And from Pope Francis' native Argentina. One of its most international directors, Alejandro Agresti ("The Lake House") will direct "Historia de un cura" (A Priest's…
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David Linde’s Lava Bear Films is going on “Furlough” with “Chernobyl Diaries” producer Brian Witten, buying Sherman Payne’s thriller script. It’s the second thriller project set up this week by…
Marc Forster, who most recently helmed “World War Z,” will preside over the Intl. Feature Jury at the Zurich Film Festival. The Swiss-German director will be joined on a global jury by American…
BARCELONA – 3D animated movie "Foosball," the latest film from Juan Jose Campanella ("The Secret in Their Eyes"), rewrote the history books Thursday in Argentina, opening in cinemas theaters to a…
The words "pope" and "cutting-edge" may seem incongruous, but Monsignor Dario Edoardo Vigano is helping keep the age-old institution firmly in the 21st century.
Latin America is key to the Catholic Church, but it's increasingly important to the global showbiz industry as well.
What's in a new pope's name? The recent election of Pope Francis is prompting a flurry of showbiz opportunities.
As a non-Catholic U.S. citizen of decidedly common birth, I find it difficult to muster much enthusiasm regarding who the new Pope is or fret about the gender of the British royal family's next heir.
In the wake of the election of Pope Francis, Sundance Selects will re-release Nanni Moretti's comedic drama "We Have a Pope" ("Habemus Papam") beginning next Wednesday. "We Have a Pope" will be shown…
ROME – While the election of Pope Francis was welcomed by global media as a fresh start for a scandal-riddled Catholic Church on Thursday, some questioned if the new pontiff will be up to the…
It was wall-to-wall Pope coverage midday Wednesday, as the Big Four and cable news nets broke into regularly scheduled daytime programming once white smoke was spotted billowing out of the Vatican's…