In its hunt for a new fantasy kids franchise, Warner Bros. Pictures has acquired the film rights to Irish author Derek Landy's debut novel "Skulduggery Pleasant," as well as future titles in the…
MGM has named Erik Lomis exec VP of international theatrical and home entertainment. Lomis will oversee the marketing and distribution of international theatrical and homevid releases, which are…
France is honoring New Line toppers Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne as "Chevaliers Des Arts et Des Lettres" in recognition for contributions to the arts and literature.
Dubai Intl. Film Festival announced Tuesday it will host the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS gala during the fest's fourth edition, set to unspool Dec. 9-16.
Dubai Intl. Film Festival announced Tuesday it will host the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS during the fest's fourth edition, set to unspool Dec. 9-16.
Jieho Lee is in negotiations to direct Lionsgate's "Kane and Lynch," an actioner based on the upcoming videogame by Eidos Interactive.
Screen Gems has acquired screen rights to "The Maintenance Man," Michael Baisden's bestselling novel about a gigolo in existential crisis.
Alain Attal, producer Attal produced Guillaume Canet’s thriller “Tell No One” (Ne le dis a personne), which won five Cesars and was one of the few French films of 2006 that impressed both audiences…
French film stats 2006
France hasn't exactly laid out a welcome mat, but the Hollywood majors are greedily eyeing Gallic cinema's growing box office share -- and they are determined to own a piece of it.
Few film types are as iconic in French cinema as the gangster. Throughout the genre's heyday from the early '50s through the late '70s, Belmondo, Montand and Delon seemed to live with a gun in one…