Putting plenty of sizzle into the early summer season, "Pearl Harbor" reigned last week in all 22 markets where its flag is flying, while "The Mummy Returns" electrified Japan and Thailand, and…
Russia's national film showcase Kinotavr wrapped Thursday in Sochi with a ceremony that had many observers questioning the jury's impartiality.
Mexican helmer Alfonso Cuaron's return to Spanish-lingo filmmaking, "Y Tu Mama Tambien" (And Your Mother Too), has broken Mexican B.O. records for local productions in its opening week.
Jean Rochefort is fully recovered from the injury that forced him to pull out of Terry Gilliam's $32 million "Don Quixote," derailing the project last October, and he is getting ready to shoot his…
The French Society of Authors and Dramatic Composers (SACD) handed down its annual prizes for authors in dramatic disciplines last week.
Paramount's vidgame adaptation "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider" plundered an estimated $48.2 million in opening box office, while Disney's family adventure "Atlantis" saw the smallest summer bow in years…
Having acknowledged only a week ago that it invented a critic to lavish praise on its films, Columbia Pictures has now invented its own fans.
Fox Searchlight has signed on for sci-fi thriller "28 Days Later" with director Danny Boyle ("Trainspotting") attached. Separately, Searchlight is in final negotiations with Jim Sheridan ("The…
The show will go on tonight for the Method Festival. The independently financed road-trip comedy "Fast Sofa" will fill in tonight as the Pasadena fest's world preem/opening act. The slot was vacated…
Jennifer Fox is negotiating to join Steven Soderbergh and George Clooney's Warner Bros.-based Section Eight shingle as a president.
TNT’s “Witchblade” was not basic cable’s highest-rated summer drama series launch. The show had a 2.7 rating, or 2.185 million homes. Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. * * * Walter…