"The Messenger" by first-time director Oren Moverman picked up top honors at the Deauville American Film Festival Sunday night, taking the fest's grand prize and international critics' award.
Helmer-thesp Takeshi Kitano's next pic will return to the gang genre that brought him international recognition.
CBS has cut a deal to launch six Eye-branded channels in the U.K., marking the company's first such deal outside the U.S.
Vivendi Entertainment is taking over the core home entertainment distribution operations of Genius Products and acquiring distribution rights to Genius' biggest DVD franchises, including World…
Toronto-based music producer RLF Entertainment Properties is moving into features and is developing a pic revolving around former Elvis Presley bodyguard Sonny West.
Producers Stephen Rollins and Todd Allen are launching Identity Entertainment with backing from Wall Street trader Ginepri Capital Partners and senior trader S.K. Dean.
A lawsuit filed by several U.S. record labels against producers of Ellen DeGeneres' show alleges that the new "American Idol" co-host's p.m. talker infringed on copyrighted recordings by…
Elias Axume has been promoted to senior VP of distribution and operations at Myriad Pictures.
Andy Garcia will be honored with the Joseph Plateau Honorary Award for Career Achievement at the 36th Ghent Film Fest.
The team behind 1999's British comedy classic "East Is East" is getting together for a sequel, "West Is West."
Venice competition title "Lourdes" has been acquired by New York-based Palisades Tartan for U.S. distribution.