Chris Rock has optioned English-language remake rights to France's "La Premiere etoile" (The First Star).
Quebec helmer Denis Villeneuve's "Polytechnique," inspired by the true story of a mass murder at a Montreal university in 1989, won the Toronto Film Critics Assn. best Canadian film award on Tuesday…
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Kevin Spacey will scale the Great Wall of Chinese film production.
Foreign film distrib Seagull Films will release Russia's official Oscar submission "Ward #6."
Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck has returned to helm spy thriller "The Tourist" after exiting the project last fall over creative differences.
Hollywood's major influence in the 2008 presidential race came early, in the form of David Geffen and the notorious interview he gave to Maureen Dowd in which he said of the Clintons, "Everybody in…
Google Inc. will stop censoring its search results in China and may pull out of the country completely after discovering that computers hackers had tricked human rights activists into opening their…
The media hordes diminished considerably at the Prop 8 trial today (I had to return to L.A. this morning, but will be back), devoted entirely to the testimony of two expert witnesses. Both were…
Visual effects studio Digital Domain has filled out the management team at its just-opened Vancouver branch, which is already booked with two major projects for Disney.
Former Clinton White House press secretary Mike McCurry, the new co-chair of the Commission on Presidential Debates, says that changes are coming in 2012 to make the debates more relevant to younger…
"The Extraordinary Ordinary Life of Jose Gonzalez," a documentary about the artist by Swedish helmers Fredrik Egerstrand and Mikel Cee Karlsson, will open the Gothenburg Film Festival on Jan. 29.