Appropriately for the remake of a '70s cult-fave action-thriller, "Assault on Precinct 13" comes off as a purposefully retro slam-bang melodrama with an old-school approach to kicking ass, drawing…
Cartoon, the European Assn. of Animation Film, will set up a creativity workshop on animation in Bremen, Germany. Event, part of Cartoon's Cartoon Master seminar series, runs Feb. 17-19.
The Toronto Film Festival Group's Film Circuit is launching its fourth Canadian Cinema Showcase, with six Canuck pics set to tour in the U.K. and Ireland from February to May.
Imax unveiled Thursday its second multitheater deal in China in less than two weeks. Toronto-based Imax and the Chongqing Land Property Group inked a deal to open three large-screen theater sites in…
Beatles fans are in for a treat when North London's Abbey Road Studios opens its doors for the inaugural Abbey Road film festival, March 19-April 3. Studio 1, the world's largest purpose-built…
Actors who penned their own parts fared well Thursday in the Writers Guild of America's award nominations, which rewarded a quartet of biopics but also offered up a few surprises.
French sales and distribution company Wild Bunch has acquired international rights outside Spain on Spanish auteur Carlos Saura's dance film "Iberia," produced by Alvaro Longoria for Morena Films.
There's no shortage of opinions in Hollywood this time of year. Any so-called awards expert can tell you who will win, who should win and who can't win. But what if you're seeking something deeper…
It was another year of corporate drama at Disney. Michael Eisner announced he would step down as CEO in 2006, a very public court battle with former exec Michael Ovitz hogged headlines and protracted…
The stage is the thing in the actress races, where one leading candidate takes to the boards while another re-creates one of legit's most memorable sopranos.
What Fox lacked in prestige in 2004, it made up for in box office. Studio co-chairmen Tom Rothman and Jim Gianopulos presided over their second record-breaking year of revenue, and their slate of…
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