News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch was jubilant Tuesday amid signs a brutal economic slump that's hammered the media business for the better part of two years may be coming to an end.
President Obama's budget proposal holds the line on arts organizations, and even offers a bump for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. That's good news for those still stinging from memories of…
There has been a chicken-and-egg scenario playing out on the fate of Roman Polanski, who is currently under house arrest in Switzerland and whose fate has triggered all sorts of political debate…
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. What's striking about this year's Oscar nominees for documentary feature is how much the category is dominated by projects that strongly advocate…
Indian film actor-writer-director Cochin Haneefa died in Chennai Tuesday following complications arising from a chronic liver ailment. He was 61.
U.K. distrib Metrodome is launching its new production arm Cinedome with the Vinnie Jones and Danny Glover starrer "Dragon Fire."
Korea's Jeonju Film Festival has unveiled the participants in the Jeonju Digital Project.
Fidelite Films' Marc Missonnier and Olivier Delbosc will produce "Asterix Chez les Bretons" (Asterix in Britain), the fourth installment in Gaul's blockbusting live-action movie franchise.
Indian Film Co. and Studio 18 have tied up with Prague-based Zentity to make "Touch Carrom."
Fox Star Studios and Abu Dhabi production arm Imagenation are teaming to cross-promote and distribute Bollywood thesp Shah Rukh Khan starrer "My Name Is Khan."
NeoClassics Films has acquired all U.S. distribution rights to French thriller "L'Affaire Farewell" in a mid-six-figure deal.