The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. marked its second year of donating more than $1 million in financial grants Wednesday at its annual installation luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
The Telluride Film Festival will bestow its annual Special Medallion award to the Criterion Collection and Janus Films. Presentation will be made at the 32nd festival, which runs Sept. 2-5.
From the Archerd Archives: Bing Crosby and producer Sol Siegel are having a friendly family fight over whether the Groaner should sing in "Man on Fire." Crosby says no, but Siegel has the perfect…
A triumphant Serge Losique declared one victory Wednesday, as his embattled Montreal World Film Festival regained competitive fest status with the Intl. Federation of Film Producers Assn. (FIAPF).
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts/Los Angeles will honor Elizabeth Taylor with the Britannia Award for international entertainment at the Britannia Awards Nov. 10 at the Beverly Hilton…
Harper's magazine editor Louis Lapham and retired Wall Street businessman Edward Perlberg testified Wednesday that Roman Polanski made "tasteless," "vulgar" and "creepy" remarks to Perlberg's…
Launching its first best-of list, the Writers Guild of America has unveiled its "101 Greatest Screenplays" project. List will be determined by the 12,000 WGA members, who will vote online and through…
Christian Bale and Steve Zahn are set to star in Werner Herzog's "Rescue Dawn," an action-drama based on the German auteur's acclaimed 1977 doc "Little Dieter Needs to Fly."
The authorities in Muslim Bangladesh have banned 59 pics and shuttered 39 movie theaters in the past 12 months, in a bid to clean up the film industry, according to officials.
Younger fans can now see "Fantastic Four" in South Africa. The Film and Publications Board has changed the classification from "13," meaning it's not suitable for children under 13, to "10," meaning…
U.K. film financier and sales agent Civilian Content, which owns the Film Consortium and the Works, has launched Works U.K. Distribution. Distrib, which has scooped four employees from rival…