The European Union is spearheading an effort to help preserve the fading film legacy of all countries overlooking the Mediterranean Basin, including Egypt, Israel and Turkey.
Twentieth Century Fox is sinking its claws into May 1, 2009, for the release of Hugh Jackman starrer "X-Men Origins: Wolverine," which director Gavin Hood begins shooting later this year.
Katherine Moennig ("The L Word") and Eion Bailey will star in indie thriller "Remorse," produced by Feverpitch Pictures.
Kim Basinger has signed on to star alongside Charlize Theron in Guillermo Arriaga's directorial debut, "The Burning Plain," for 2929 Prods.
"High School Musical" co-star Corbin Bleu is leaving the Disney Channel fold to topline "Metal Birding," a motocross actioner for Rigel Entertainment.
Paul Haggis, in Abu Dhabi to deliver a masterclass to 50 aspiring local filmmakers, has agreed to take on the role of creative mentor on the fest's screenwriting lab, set to launch next year…
OUR FAVORITE singing/dancing/glamour-puss/Oscar-winner/survivor and genuinely nice human being, Cher, has been lying low recently. This is nothing new. For all the flamboyance of her image, she is a…
A hard-hitting CTV movie about guns and violence in a tough housing project was the big winner at the Gemini Awards for drama, variety and comedy Wednesday night in Toronto.
It is now Asia's biggest film fest, but the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, which unspools Oct. 20-28, has been shaken to its once-inward-looking core by the soaring international status of the rival…
Since its start in 2002, the Winds of Asia section of the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival has had a rep as an innovative showcase for pics from East and Southeast Asia, particularly ones by younger helmers.