A rare case of a Napoleon biopic with a comic twist, and certainly the first set during the Gallic emperor's exile on the Tuscan island of Elba, "N (Io e Napoleone)" is just the kind of quality pic…
Rome Film Festival
Distrib Fox Searchlight is calling Mira Nair's latest pic, "The Namesake," her most personal film to date. For her part, Nair says that the story, based on the novel by Jhumpa Lahiri, struck a nerve…
True to its self-definition that it is a "festa" -- a party -- rather than another conventional film festival, the RomeFilmFest has assembled a rich mix of populist pics and more eclectic fare…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Industryites across Europe -- not just Italians -- weren't so pleased when the mighty American Film Market blitzkrieged Mifed's fall calendar slot and bumped off the old Milan mart.
What happens when the City That Never Sleeps climbs in the sack with the Eternal City? Earlier this year, organizers of the Tribeca Film Festival and the nascent RomeFilmFest announced they would…
As Rome opens this week, there's a big question hanging over the fest: Will "Fur" fly? The fest is placing a big bet on the Diane Arbus-themed pic, which stars Nicole Kidman and Robert Downey Jr.
Aiming to appeal to Romans of all sorts, the RomeFilmFest really has something for everyone. While more canonical cinema will unspool in the cornerstone competish and premiere sections, the nascent…