The Venice Film Festival has announced that Hong Kong helmer Andrew Lau's martial arts actioner "Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zen" will world preem on the Lido.
Revenue and profits are up at TF1, Gaul's biggest private broadcaster.
The Chichester Festival Theater tuner version of "Love Story," Erich Segal's 1970s bestseller, is to transfer to the West End.
Lee Hall and Elton John ("Billy Elliot") are to re-team for a tuner version of George Orwell's 1945 novella "Animal Farm."
Four radically differing Spanish films -- "Aita," "Elisa K," "Black Bread" and "The Great Vazquez" -- will screen in competition at the 58th San Sebastian Festival.
The German Federal Film Board has granted $1.29 million to Paul W.S. Anderson's "The Three Musketeers," the org said on Friday in announcing a total of $4.5 million in subsidies to 10 projects.
U.S. cult author/scribe Joe R. Lansdale has been recruited by the Turin Film Festival for duty on its main jury, which Italo auteur Marco Bellocchio will preside.
Rebecca Dana of the Daily Beast marvels at how Shirley Sherrod took control of the story — and even commanded apologies from Bill O'Reilly and President Obama. She writes, "Over the course of several…
Barbara Boxer will raise money at a $50-per-person event on Saturday at Hollywood nightclub Boulevard3. The event is sponsored by the group Generation for Change, which already has held events for…
CBS TV Studios is looking to mine the library of comic book publisher Oni Press.
Why would Andrew Breitbart apologize? If he were to, it would signal the end to the Shirley Sherrod story, and the fact that he's one of the few remaining figures involved in the whole affair not to…