After a dalliance with Disney, Walden Media is tying the knot with Fox. In a sweeping deal that will result in all future Walden projects being distributed through Fox channels, Phil Anschutz's…
Warner Bros. has set Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson to star in "Fool's Gold," an adventure comedy that will be directed by Andy Tennant. Production is expected to start in Australia in late…
The Montreal World Film Festival defied the odds Tuesday by unveiling its 30th-anniversary slate. The fest had a near-death experience last year when federal funders Telefilm Canada and Quebec's…
Sidney Poitier, Anthony Minghella and Rachel Weisz are the recipients of the Britannia Awards, to be bestowed Nov. 2 in Los Angeles by the local chapter of the British Academy of Film & Television…
Organizers at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival have added 20 titles to the slate of this year's event. Majority of pics are world preems, selected with an eye to stoking sales buzz.
Helmer John Gulager's "Project Greenlight"-winning pic "Feast" is finally seeing the light of day ... or at least the light of the moon. The Weinstein Co. has set an abbreviated national run of…
The 10th annual Hollywood Film Festival has tapped Academy Award winner Vilmos Zsigmond to receive its cinematographer award. Also receiving craft awards will be film editor Joel Cox, composer…
Russian sci-fi and fantasy retrospective "From the Tsars to the Stars: A Journey Through Russian Fantastic Cinema" opens Friday at Gotham's Walter Reade Theater, where it runs through Aug. 24.
Disney's Argentine production powerhouse Patagonik Film Group is being restructured, after two key shareholders put their stake up for sale mid-May.
Nancy Romano has been tapped to run Fox Studios Australia, following the departure of Michael Harvey to another post in News Ltd. Australia. Romano has been at FSA for five years, most recently atop…
While "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" continues to dominate the German box office, Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" is proving a serious contender on the arthouse circuit.