Canada has always exported plenty of comic talent. Now its film industry hopes to create some homegrown comedy hits.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance" bested the other broadcast networks' coverage of President Obama's primetime press conference. The…
The life and times of 18th-century Prussian King Friedrich the Great has suddenly become a hot topic for local producers.
The Venice Film Festival has announced the complete juries for its cutting-edge Horizons sidebar, for its Lion of the Future first works prize, and for its shorts section, which sees cult U.S. helmer…
There's been some criticism of California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's video — in which, like something out of "Predator," he brandishes a knife to talk about the state's budget-cutting agreement…
Updated An effort to require broadcast radio stations to pay peformers when their songs are played will get a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Aug. 4. The House Judiciary Committee…
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Indonesian helmer Joko Anwar's "The Forbidden Door" nabbed the top prize at the Puchon Intl. Fantastic Film Festival (PiFan), which wrapped Thursday.
Brad Pitt's Make It Right Foundation is among a consortium applying for federal stimulus money that could expand his effort to rebuild homes in New Orleans and also launch a project in Newark, N.J…
The North American preems of Pedro Almodovar's "Broken Embraces," Jacques Audiard's "A Prophet" (both Sony Pictures Classics films) and Todd Solondz's "Life During Wartime" are among eight special…
U.K. broadcaster Five has acquired Disney-ABC-ESPN TV's new drama "FlashForward," starring Joseph Fiennes and Jack Davenport.