A first-time director up against competition from some of Russia's top filmmakers walked away with a cash prize worth $26,000 at the closing Sunday of the national Kinotavr film festival in the Black…
Thanks chiefly to the knockout one-two punch of "Indiana Jones" and "Iron Man," Paramount Pictures International has passed $1 billion in international box office grosses six weeks earlier than last…
Legendary Egyptian helmer Youssef Chahine is reportedly in a coma after suffering a brain hemorrhage.
Spanish actress Leonor Watling ("Bad Education," "The Oxford Murders") is attached to play a key role in "The Magic Tale," Spain's first large-format 3-D fiction film.
Sony Pictures Intl. is partnering with Quirin Berg and Max Wiedemann, producers of Oscar-winning drama "The Lives of Others," as well as Til Schweiger and Tom Zickler's Barefoot Films on the first…
In an unlikely reversal, movie theater advertising has officially shaken off the skepticism of a decade ago to become the most powerful ad vehicle outside of the Internet.
With the town fretting about a SAG strike, leaders of the Screen Actors Guild have insisted they're not backing down from any key stances -- despite attacks from within the union.
Concert and sports promoter Frank J. Russo has acquired "Charlie Lucky," a script by Joe Cortese that chronicles the criminal career of mobster Charles "Lucky" Luciano.
Eva Mendes is in negotiations to star opposite Nicolas Cage in the Werner Herzog-helmed reimagining of "Bad Lieutenant" for Nu Image/Millennium Films.
Warren Zide ("American Pie") is going back to "High School," snapping up a comedy spec script of that title from John Stalberg Jr. and Stephen Susco ("The Grudge"), with Stalberg set to direct the…
Walt Disney Studios has boarded its second Chinese-made movie, "Touch of the Panda."