Marketing a twist is nothing new to Miramax, which virtually patented the formula with its campaign for "The Crying Game." But the company faces a different kind of left turn in "The Human Stain."
Kids are back in school and adults returned to work after the summer vacation in Europe, and a combo of cooler temperatures and the allure of "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl"…
The good news this summer: Every weekend saw at least $100 million in total industry grosses, the first time that's ever happened. And box office hit $3.76 billion, topping last summer's record haul…
Ricardo Elias' frosh pic "De Passagem" (Passing By) was tapped for best feature and other top kudos at the 31st Gramado Film Festival Aug. 18-23, one of Brazil's most important film events.
After two years on the sidelines sorting out its corporate future, lottery franchise DNA Films is finally ready to get back in the production game with its new partner Fox Searchlight.
The film biz's favorite annual guessing game centers on the Oscar race. But this year, the betting is not about who will win or even who will be nominated: Everyone is watching to see who will be…
Sipping a cup of coffee in a restaurant just around the corner of Fuji Television's swanky headquarters in Tokyo's Odaiba district, Chihiro Kameyama glances at the latest box office report from his…
George Clooney had Venetian dowagers all but hurling their underwear at him, while 4-year-olds climbed barriers to yell "George, George" at a glimpse of the actor.
Italy's RAI Cinema is seeking U.S. partners to board an English-language adaptation of Marguerite Yourcenar's "Memoirs of Hadrian." Pubcaster RAI's film arm and Rome producer Enzo Peri are developing…
The 60th Venice fest was thoroughly saturated in celluloid sex -- even without a single sizzler from Scandinavia.