HONG KONG – Controversial genocide documentary "The Act of Killing" is to be made available in Indonesia, in perpetuity and for free. The unusual move is a joint effort of the picture's U.S…
The Vladar Co. has partnered with Mark Huffam (“Game of Thrones”) to produce the movie adaptation of C.C. Humphrey's novel “The French Executioner.” Vlad Yudin will co-produce the big-screen project…
Sinead Cusack presented the award to the 80-year-old helmer, which he described sardonically as looking "like an ashtray for non-smokers."
The last remaining government opposition-leaning TV channel in Venezuela, Globovision, is being sold to a staunch ally of the country's late president Hugo Chavez and his regime.
The Lone Star state came to Broadway March 7 for the opening of Holland Taylor's solo show “Ann,” about the former Texas Gov. Ann Richards. There were boots, bolo ties, sequined cowboy hats and…
"Mad Men" star Christina Hendricks will topline Campbell Scott's bigscreen version of Joan Didion's "A Book of Common Prayer." Marcia Weiss is producing the indie drama. Variety reported Jan. 24 that…
From Lincoln's watch to Bond's 'copter, only the real thing will do
Every TV season triggers a media scavenger hunt to identify new trends, only to witness some of them proven wrong at breakneck speed.
The Lord High Executioner in Gilbert & Sullivan's "Mikado" gloats about his "little list" of future victims, but Kirk Johnson totes around a bigger one in "The List" -- several huge binders' worth.
Luis Garcia Berlanga, who helped introduce a tentative neorealism into Spain's cinema, died Nov. 13 in Madrid, of complications from Alzheimer's disease. He was 89.