"The Exorcist" has set a new U.K. record for first-week sales of a feature film on DVD.
FERA, the influential European Film Directors Federation, has called on EU culture commissioner Viviane Reding to pursue a bold and ambitious agenda for ensuring the development of the 15-member…
Director Luc Besson and actress Faye Dunaway were on hand as "Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc" opened the 12th edition of the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival.
The U.S. Comedy Arts Festival will honor Robin Williams with the AFI Star Award for excellence in film and television.
Thrills and spills dominated cinemas overseas in a lucrative weekend, as "The Sixth Sense" enthralled Japan, Mexico and Italy, "The Blair Witch Project" wowed the U.K. and "Deep Blue Sea" surfaced in…
On the strength of surprise hit "Double Jeopardy," Paramount won the October B.O. race with 21% of the total take. Overall grosses of $505.2 million rose 11% over the same month in 1998.
Tales of wildlife movement from the islands of the Galapagos, child abduction and a revisionist take on the murder of JFK took center stage Friday at the 15th annual Intl. Documentary Awards, held at…
Mighty Mouse House distrib BVI dominated a mixed frame, raking in well over $40 million this past week with a swag of record international bows, matched only by "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom…
"Not of This World," directed and co-written by Italian filmmaker Giuseppe Piccioni, won the grand jury prize Friday at the conclusion of the 13th annual AFI Los Angeles Intl. Film Festival.
Two intimate dramas, Bernardo Bertolucci's "Besieged" and Giuseppe Piccioni's "Not of This World," took the main prizes chosen by a jury of international critics at the 1999 Grolle d'Oro awards for…
Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" has been selected by the Spanish Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as Spain's candidate for the best foreign-language film Oscar.