A six-person jury in Manhattan Criminal Court Thursday acquitted actor Rip Torn of two charges -- driving while intoxicated and driving while ability-impaired by alcohol -- and was subsequently…
Pakistan will have its first Imax theater by September. The theater will be in a Lahore development that includes two cinemas, restaurants, a shopping mall, skating rink, a science center and other…
The son of legendary Japanese helmer Akira Kurosawa will make his feature directorial debut from an unfinished script by his late father.
The 42nd Vienna Intl. Film Festival disproved the received wisdom that the ratio of celebrities to flashy premieres is the measure of a European fest's success.
A superhero gave Sony a super summer, as hit sequel "Spider-Man 2" drove Sony Pictures to a 9% jump in revenue and helped parent Sony Corp. make up for weak showings in electronics and vidgames.
Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Michael Chabon has come aboard to pen "Snow and the Seven," a retelling of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" for Walt Disney Pictures.
In a move that could mollify GOP lawmakers, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy-CEO Dan Glickman on Thursday tapped a well-connected Republican lobbyist who works for Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to…
Pixar is no longer sole master of the CGI domain. Investors proved they think DreamWorks Animation is nearly the equal of the market dominator, shooting its shares up 38% on its first day of trading…
Universal is looking to appeal to an older crowd this weekend as Ray Charles biopic "Ray" bows on 2,006 screens. And after the whopping debut for Sony's "The Grudge" last weekend, Lions Gate hopes to…
Lightning Entertainment has picked up worldwide sales rights, excluding the U.S. and Mexico, to the satire "A Day Without a Mexican" from Televisa Cine.
First pic "filmed and directed by the Iraqi people" since Saddam Hussein's fall, "Voices of Iraq" marks an interesting experiment with low-cost digital video cameras but also reveals the crucial role…