Production on Paramount/MTV's "Aeon Flux" will be shut down for several weeks due to Charlize Theron's injuries during shooting in Berlin.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped Jamie Foxx and Keira Knightley for its Hollywood Breakthrough Awards and DreamWorks' "Shrek 2" for its animation award.
Audrey Wilder, widow of Billy Wilder, has donated $500,000 to a $1.9 million capital campaign for a new Writers Guild Foundation Library at WGA West headquarters.
Newmarket Films has acquired North American distribution rights to three pics from Trust Film Sales -- the Dogma film "Old New Borrowed Blue" as well as "In Your Hands" and "Daybreak."
Investment bank Sanders Morris Harris has slapped a downgrade on Viacom, saying the company's shares don't yet reflect a riskier strategy being pursued by film unit Paramount.
The first edition of the Venice Intl. Film Festival under new artistic director Marco Muller begins today amid hopes that a facelift for the event -- including a E1 million ($1.2 million) catwalk in…
The first 12 hours of sales for a movie about the last 12 hours of the life of Jesus Christ have proved near-miraculous.
Exhib Cinesystem is selling tickets for half price -- to couples who kiss in front of the company's staff.
Helmer Jayme Monjardim's biopic "Olga" sold 385,968 tickets in its first weekend (Aug. 20-22), the largest opening of a Brazilian pic this year.
Distinctive, sharp-witted and good-looking period comedy that employs an enjoyably farfetched plotline to point up the parallels between psychoanalysis and detective work, Joaquin Oristrell's…