Steven Zaillian has signed on to adapt Khaled Hosseini's bestselling novel "A Thousand Splendid Suns" and is attached to direct the Columbia Pictures drama.
Independent film has a new corporate friend: Samsung. The Korean electronics maker has partnered with Landmark Theaters to promote indie pics, beginning with Sean Penn's "Into the Wild."
"Broken Trail" has now earned AMC its most Emmy gold ever -- four wins, including three top prizes on Sunday.
Superspy Jason Bourne hit the target again at the international box office as "The Bourne Ultimatum" dominated a typically moderate early fall frame with $20.8 million at 4,333 playdates in 46…
IFC has picked up Guy Maddin's "My Winnipeg," which won an award for Canadian feature at the Toronto Film Festival.
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Moroccan film "WWW: What a Wonderful World," by Faouzi Bensaidi, won the film and director awards at the 23rd Alexandria Film Festival, with 11 films competing and 45 films participating.
David Cronenberg's thriller "Eastern Promises" has been tapped best film by auds at the 32nd Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
"I Just Didn't Do It" (Soredemo boku wa yattenai), Masayuki Suo's courtroom drama, has been nommed as Japan's entry for the foreign-language film Oscar, the Motion Picture Producers Assn. of Japan…
Jodie Foster vigilante drama "The Brave One" rode a soft opening to win the weekend crown at the domestic box office, but the frame's real action came in the specialty race, where David Cronenberg's…