With business weak overall during the Labor Day weekend, Miramax's "Hero" remained in the top spot, grossing $11.5 million over the four-day span. Playing at 2,092 theaters, the Zhang Yimou-helmed…
Vincent Gallo will star in indie helmer Abel Ferrara's "Mary," an eclectic Bible-themed drama that Ferrara described as "a search for the heart of my religious upbringing."
This is the time of year when Hollywood execs take a deep breath before the winter onslaught and try to assimilate the lessons of summer. Plenty of people had reason to rejoice, but with every piece…
Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" is finally unspooling here, but not without some hiccups. Distrib Panasia Films, a subsidiary of Golden Harvest, is still awaiting materials and documents, but hopes…
Voiceover: Dissent is not being stomached very well in America these days, and you didn't have to be watching the Republican National Convention last week to pick up the vibe of intolerance.
Having a star injured during a shoot always throws a monkeywrench into production, but the degree of the headache for studios and producers varies widely. And for thesps, one star's debilitating turn…
How do you find Los Angeles? If you're Robert Towne, you go 10,000 miles to South Africa.
When the B.O. is ruled by films in their soph sessions, as happened last week with "The Village" in France (despite a 45% drop) and "King Arthur" in Germany, it's a sure sign that biz generally is…
Hollywood loves sequels, but cast members often demand a lot more to show up again. However, Kevin Smith's upcoming "Clerks" sequel, "The Passion of the Clerks" is one sequel that won't suffer those…
Though most Americans film workers publicly bemoan runaway production, in private some of them acknowledge that foreign lensing offers benefits like tax breaks, new sources of funding -- and the…