One of the highlights of the Politics on Film festival in D.C. this weekend will be the docu version of Thomas Frank's book,"What's the Matter with Kansas?" The premise of the best-selling tome…
CBS Corp. capped several weeks of mostly dour financial results at media companies, swinging to a loss of $55.3 million last quarter from a $244 million profit the year before.
Nintendo's annual profit rose 8.5 percent, propelled by its hit Wii and DS game machines, but a forecast for lower sales shows even the resilient video game maker isn't totally immune to the global…
Fortissimo Films has boarded Hong Kong helmer Pang Ho-cheung's slasher pic "Dream Home."
"Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince" will open the 39th edition of Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children.
ITV Global Ent. has acquired worldwide TV and homevid distribution rights to "Project Chopin," a multi-platform project timed to coincide with the 200th birthday of composer Frederic Chopin.
The Venice Film Festival will unspool a second installment of its revered vintage cinema Italiano retro titled "These Phantoms 2: Italian Cinema Rediscovered."
Paris-based company TFM Distribution has nabbed French rights to the Michael Madsen thriller.
Weta Digital, the New Zealand vfx shop working on James Cameron "Avatar" and Steven Spielberg's "Tintin," is launching a working group aimed at bringing advanced computer graphics research together…
Elected leaders of the Screen Actors Guild may take a stand against the closure of the Motion Picture and Television Fund's nursing home and hospital.
The WGA's efforts to settle a 2005 class-action suit over foreign levies appear to be back on track.