The world preems of Ethan and Joel Coen's memory piece "A Serious Man" and Drew Barrymore's feature directing bow "Whip It" are among eight special presentations and two galas announced by the…
On "The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien" last night, William Shatner recited a portion of Sarah Palin's farewell address — as if it were poetry. Jon Stewart also mocked the speech, noting that her…
Fifteen world preems, some from name auteurs such as Goran Paskaljevic, Claude Miller and Alex Van Warmerdam, along with four first works and other potential discoveries, are set for Venice Days, the…
Two pics by Argentine helmers, Diego Lerman's "Moral Sciences" and Marcelo Pineyro's "Thursday's Widows," are among 26 co-productions that have pulled down incentives from Ibermedia.
Viacom's revenue dipped and profit fell 32% last quarter as Paramount swung to a loss amid tough year-to-year tentpole comparisons, and the ailing economy continued to squeeze the media networks.
Most studios passed on Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass" at the script stage.
Wes Anderson's "Fantastic Mr. Fox" will world preem at the opening night of the 53rd Times BFI London Film Festival on Oct. 14.
The Fuji TV network is to make a third pic in its hit "Umizaru" franchise about Japanese Coast Guard divers.
Total ticket sales for live shows in Australia fell by 13.6% last year in a trend that Aussie producers say reflects Oz's faltering economy during the period.
Australian actors are threatening to stop work on commercials intended for foreign markets if the Screen Producers' Assn. of Australia does not reinstate its employment contract.
Tuner "Wicked" and Sydney Theater Company's epic play "The War of the Roses" swept the ninth Helpmann Awards at the Sydney Opera House on Monday, collecting six awards each including best musical and…