An L.A. Times promotion for Paramount's "Mission: Impossible III" got off to an explosive start when a county arson squad blew up a news rack, thinking it contained a bomb.
"Ice Age: The Meltdown" just won't cool off, dominating the international box office for the fifth straight weekend with $25.3 million at 8,396 playdates. Fox's CG toon declined 37% from the previous…
Audiences in Gotham were polarized by "United 93" over the weekend. Moviegoers lingered uncertainly in front of theater box offices, boyfriends pleaded with girlfriends, and the city felt torn…
Helmer Matthew Bonifacio's short "The Watering Hole" took the top prize over the weekend at Tropfest@Tribeca. Pic beat out seven other in-competish shorts. Event is a partnership between the Tribeca…
Jan De Bont is set to direct action thriller "Stopping Power" for Intermedia, Bill Block's QED Intl. and German f/x house action concept, which are together producing and co-financing the pic.
"United 93," Paul Greengrass' depiction of a Sept. 11 hijacking, did better than expected at the weekend box office, while Lionsgate's "Akeelah and the Bee" fell a bit under the radar despite a…
"Guiding Light" snagged the most statuettes in the 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Friday night garnering four wins, but it was "General Hospital" that took the drama series and lead actor, Anthony…
Fortissimo Films has acquired international sales rights to "I Don't Want To Sleep Alone" by Taiwanese arthouse helmer Tsai Ming-liang.
First Hollywood got Freyed. Now it's getting burned. Plagiarism charges against Harvard sophomore Kaavya Viswanathan's debut novel "How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild, and Got a Life" could not have…
You can't keep a good vampire tale down. After years of slumber, Richard Matheson's "I Am Legend" is sharpening its fangs again. Will Smith has a pay-or-play deal to star in the apocalyptic tale for…