Kirsten Dunst is back in business with Paramount Pictures, and this time her character will go much further than "Elizabethtown." Dunst will play relief worker Marla Ruzicka in a film about the…
Mexican thesps Diego Luna and Gael Garcia Bernal are developing an hour-long TV series plus a doc on the life of Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Chavez via their shingle, Canana.
Beau Bridges and Shaheen Khan ("Bend It Like Beckham") will appear in romantic comedy "Americanizing Shelley," a Hollywood-made Bollywood-style pic from new production company American Pride Films…
Berlinale chief Dieter Kosslick, in town to receive the honorary Korean Cinema Award, reckoned that the "Old World" fests had better take the Pusan Film Festival seriously -- or risk being overtaken.
Distrib Roadshow Films is delaying the release of frightener "Wolf Creek" in Australia's Northern Territory after a request from the prosecutors of a man charged with killing a Blighty backpacker who…
"Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" was the big winner at the foreign box office with an impressive $26.4 million in eight markets over the weekend.
Ann-Elizabeth Crotty has been promoted to senior VP of exhibitor relations worldwide at Sony Pictures Releasing. Rory Bruer, prexy of distribution for Sony Pictures Releasing, and Mark Zucker, senior…
Dimension Films has tapped Sanjeev Lamba, former veep of marketing and international for Buena Vista Games, as exec VP of marketing and new-media development. Based in Gotham, exec will report to Bob…
Rahu Mihaileanu's drama "Live and Become" (Israel/France), about an Ethiopian child sent to live in Israel as a Jew, was voted the most popular international film by Vancouver film fest auds.
China's awards season is heating up, with entrants announced for both the mainland's China Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival, and Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards, both set for November.
As part of the revamp of this year's Australian Film Industry awards, the kudocast will screen this year on the Nine Network and introduced a viewer's choice award, the AFI said Saturday.