Canadian helmer Jeremy Podeswa ("The Five Senses") is set to shoot "Fugitive Pieces," a Holocaust drama being touted as the first official Canadian-Greek co-pro by its co-producer Takis Veremis, of…
George Clooney and Grant Haslov's "Good Night, and Good Luck" is set to scoop top honors at tonight's Cinema for Peace charity fundraiser.
Former Variety reporter and critic Mark Adams has been appointed as acquisitions consultant for ICA Projects, the film distribution arm of London's Institute of Contemporary Arts.
Eternal teenager Marilyn Manson stepped into the wonderland of the Movenpick Hotel's banqueting room to give journalists and distributors a glimpse of "Phantasmagoria," his first outing as a feature…
A bumbling French inspector managed to break horror's chokehold on the 2006 box office, as "The Pink Panther" opened ahead of the strong-performing "Final Destination 3." And between the frame's…
Take the distraction of the Super Bowl into every major moviegoing territory outside the United States and multiply it by a month. That's the nightmarish scenario facing studios as they prep for…
It's all but official: George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh will shutter their Warners-based production shingle, Section Eight, sometime around the end of the year.
Thanks mostly to holdover biz, Steven Spielberg's "Munich" managed to win its second consecutive frame overseas, boosted in part by its best pic Oscar nom.
The Backlot: The predictably unpredictable Jon Stewart last week opened his show with the admission that he was suffering acute nausea. "Probably the stomach flu," he acknowledged, as though warning…
Cash prizes of more than $115,000 were awarded at the 28th edition of one of the world's most popular short film fests, the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Fest (Jan. 27-Feb. 4).
"Casanova," "Memoirs of a Geisha," "The New World," and "The Producers" were all hits ... before they were misses. It's an annual tradition for year-end films with designs on Oscar to platform at a…