Just as during the Renaissance, when Italy's feisty city-states feuded and vied to build a more beautiful cathedral, Venice and Rome are engaged in a film festival rivalry, which so far has been…
Venice Film Festival
Four years after Marco Mueller took the reins, Venice hits its stride with a rich, meticulously assembled lineup for the fest's 75th anni, which has promise to be among its best editions in recent…
One day he's splicing together a mutilated corpse, the next day he's picking up a Golden Lion. Such is life for Tim Burton, who briefly interrupts his post-production chores on "Sweeney Todd: The…
A lot of ink has already been spilled analyzing the 64th Venice Film Festival lineup, with special focus on the undeniable preponderance of English-language pics. Maybe fest topper Marco Mueller's…
Forty-five years after Bernardo Bertolucci's first feature premiered at the Venice Film Festival, Italy's most internationally prominent living director is returning to the Lido to receive a special…
A solitary stranger appears out of the barren desert dragging a coffin behind him. Within minutes a dozen bodies lie piled up at his feet.
Kicking off its 64th edition Aug. 29, the Venice Film Fest also celebrates the 75th anniversary of its founding.
The Venice Film Festival will establish a prize in honor of Japanese helmer Takashi Kitano, his office announced Thursday.
Amos Gitai's political drama "Disengagement," centered around Israel's 2005 pullout from the occupied Gaza strip, will world preem at the upcoming Venice Film Festival.
The Venice Film Festival will pay tribute to John Ford with the world preem of a freshly restored print of his oater "The Iron Horse," accompanied by Nick Redman's docu "Becoming John Ford."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%