As the Cannes Film Festival came to a close over the weekend, Sony Pictures Classics picked up North American distribution rights to animated Israeli docu "Waltz With Bashir," capping a late-hour…
Bryan Singer's "Valkyrie" may not hit theaters until next year, but the Weinstein Co. has picked up U.S. theatrical, DVD and TV rights to Jo Baier's 2004 German take on the failed plot to assassinate…
Lionsgate has acquired comedy spec "Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty" from Adam Sachs and set it up with Todd Garner's Broken Road Prods. and Energy Entertainment.
Those aren't screams of panic but cries of elation you're hearing from the studios' theme parks.
Media chieftains are walking a tightrope. In the face of spiraling costs, technological shifts and sluggish share prices, they're making the case to shareholders that they're prospering. Yet at the…
A strike over clips? As the companies and actors square off over money, Hollywood is still scratching its collective head over SAG and AFTRA going to the mat with the majors over the previously…
DVD isn't the golden goose it once was -- but overall sales are still holding fairly steady.
Thesp Matthew Modine wants to rescue the American identity from bumbling politicos and reinstate the proper meaning of a liberal. To that end, he's helmed a couple of shorts and started a website…
Ask production folks around Hollywood which studio is the most well-oiled machine, and you hear a unanimous answer: Fox.
Canuck film and TV star Colm Feore will helm the international jury at the 29th Banff World TV Festival, which runs June 8-11.
Helmer George Miller's "Happy Feet" was Down Under's most popular DVD of 2007, followed by pubcaster ABC's laffer series "Summer Heights High" and helmer Clayton Jacobson's homegrown indie comedy…