As the newest kid on the region's block, the Middle East Intl. Film Festival arguably has the most to prove and the potential to be the most exciting of all the Arab film fests.
Touchstone Pictures has reteamed with Kevin Costner to distrib "Swing Vote," a political comedy the thesp is lensing through his banner Treehouse Films.
A nontraditional martial-arts pic starring Jet Li, the bigscreen adaptation of chick lit fave "The Nanny Diaries" and a bumbling Mr. Bean will all be vying this weekend for summer's last B.O…
Seemingly as famous for its picturesque setting as its lineup, Marrakech has earned a reputation for attracting a starry cast of jury members and talent. Last year, Roman Polanski was jury prexy…
Paramount Pictures has set Stephen Sommers to direct "G.I. Joe," the live-action feature based on Hasbro's line of action figures.
American Film Institute exec VP Jonathan Estrin will step down on Sept. 28 after a three-year stint in order to pursue other opportunities.
Pennsylvania's new tax incentives have opened the door to expanding studio growth.
Toho is an old-time Hollywood mogul's dream: a vertically integrated behemoth with its own theater chain and studio -- both the biggest in the country -- whose lineup dominates the domestic B.O.…
"At one time I thought of quitting the business," admits Kim Novak, in front of the cameras for the first time in a year-and-a-half -- since her accident on the ill-fated "13" in England.
Josh Hartnett starrer "I Come With the Rain" is rounding out its cast with Asian superstars. Helmer Tran Anh Hung's English-language psychothriller has added Japan's Takuya Kimura, South Korea's Lee…
Doug Pray's new doc "Surfwise" and Anton Corbijn's drama "Control" will open and close the inaugural Swerve Festival, September 28-30 in LA.