Madonna's directorial debut, "Filth and Wisdom," starring Stephen Graham and Richard E. Grant, and Brad Anderson's "Transsiberian," with Woody Harrelson and Eduardo Noriega, will be among the titles…
French production, distribution and sales house EuropaCorp is continuing the Gallic buying spree begun in October, when it swallowed up sales company Roissy Films for E28 million ($40.6 million).
Longtime Los Angeles sportscaster Stu Nahan, also familiar to movie fans for his appearances in the series of "Rocky" films, died Wednesday in Studio City. He was 81. He had battled lymphoma since…
Foreign moviegoing's ending a boffo year on solid footing, led by the high-profile trio of "I Am Legend," "The Golden Compass" and "National Treasure: Book of Secrets."
The quirks of the calendar proved a welcome gift for the boxoffice, as the three-day totals soared 34% over last year and the extended holiday — with Christmas landing on a Tuesday — meant that…
It should come as no surprise that the 8-week-old writers strike hasn't rattled the share prices of major showbiz congloms. In fact, they've barely budged since the day the strike began Nov. 5.
G.P. Sippy, producer of Bollywood blockbuster "Sholay" (Flames), died Dec. 25 in Mumbai. He was 93.
Peter Berg is in talks to take the directing reins on the Tom Cruise starrer "Edwin A. Salt" for Columbia Pictures.
Pat Kirkwood, actress from the golden age of the pre-war British musicals, died Dec. 25 in Ilkley, U.K. She was 86 and was suffering from Alzheimer's Disease.
Canada's Peace Arch Entertainment expects to close a deal to take over London-based ContentFilm within six weeks, company execs said Wednesday. Peace Arch late last week fielded a £34.8 million…