France's paybox Canal Plus, which has ambitions to become a major European film studio, has entered into partnership talks with film distributor Bac Films.
Brendan Fraser will be paid a dazzling $10 million to star in a Fox remake of the 1967 Dudley Moore comedy "Bedazzled."
At the inaugural Irish Film and Television Awards held Sunday in pubcaster RTE's Dublin studios, the John Boorman-helmed "The General" took two top awards: best film as well as best actor for Brendan…
With the local industry finally starting on a roll after years in the doldrums, the Intl. Thessaloniki Film Festival (Nov. 12-21) wrapped its 40th edition on a high.
The Stephen Sondheim musical "Wise Guys" won't make the spring Broadway season, which means that in Hollywood, it's open season on the show's director, Sam Mendes.
The Karlovy Vary Festival has axed general manager Rudolf Biermann. The move strengthens the positions of fest president Jiri Bartoska and program director Eva Zaoralova.
Domestic fare is dominating box office in Poland, with Andrzej Wajda's pic "Pan Tadeusz" setting records for the decade.
After earning raves and Oscar buzz for his role as the boy who could see dead people in "The Sixth Sense," 11-year-old Haley Joel Osment has signed on to join Kevin Spacey in "Pay It Forward," the…
For a film to be considered for the 72nd annual Academy Awards, the official screen credit form must be received by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences by 5 p.m. Wednesday.
It's last call for thesps itching for eligibility for this year's Screen Actors Guild Awards -- all entry submissions for the sixth annual event must be received for consideration by Wednesday.