Martial arts star Jet Li is to return to Chinese cinema -- in a non-chopsocky role -- in "Ocean Paradise," screenwriter Xue Xiaolu's helming debut.
The U.K. government has proposed that people who illegally download movies and music should lose their Internet access.
There is fresh speculation in Blighty that a deal giving U.K. commercial terrestrial giant ITV a substantial stake in a local version of U.S. online service Hulu is close to agreement.
Global distributor FremantleMedia Enterprises plans to beef up its activity in the Australian drama market after acquiring international rights to upcoming multi-platform teen saga "Slide."
Image Entertainment has picked up all U.S. rights to Malcolm Venville's "44 Inch Chest" and plans a theatrical release in early 2010.
The campaigning among those who hope to chart the course for the Screen Actors Guild and the Writers Guild of America West is kicking into high gear today as ballots are mailed for the guilds' fall…
Norwegian production company Filmhuset Gruppen has acquired the country's oldest distribution company, Europafilm, for an undisclosed sum.
Alec Baldwin expressed his political aspirations months ago in a Playboy interview, but they came alive again when Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, was…