When it comes to heralding new Middle East film talent, the example of Lebanese helmer Ziad Doueiri is a timely reminder of how tough the film biz can be.
Local films captured an increased share of China's box office in the first eight months of the year.
Production company Kari Bian has announced that "Secrets of Life" will be its next project.
Marc DiLorenzo has been named executive VP of strategy and business development at Fox Filmed Entertainment.
Named after the mythological archer, Alcon Entertainment may not necessarily hit the highest B.O. targets, but, more often than not, it strikes the profitability bull's-eye.
Jack Green will receive the 2009 American Society of Cinematographers Lifetime Achievement award at the 23rd ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards on Feb. 15.
Even with more than $500 million in financing behind them, the heads of Alcon Entertainment aren't interested in acting like Hollywood moguls.
Alcon Entertainment has tapped Brad Furman ("The Take") to direct the suspense-thriller "Valet," and is fast-tracking the project for a first-quarter production start.
If, as F. Scott Fitzgerald once noted, "there are no second acts in American lives," the makers of "Che" are hoping the New York Film Festival will provide a fresh opportunity for an iconic Argentine…
DreamWorks and Paramount's government-run-amok thriller "Eagle Eye" should shake the box office awake this weekend, while films going after older auds could see traffic slowed by Friday night's…
Stunt casting in theater can do a disservice to playwrights, with famous faces often monopolizing attention while devaluing the merits of the work itself. But in his impressive debut in a major stage…