David Attenborough, best known for the "Life on Earth" series, has been tapped to receive the 2003 Career Achievement Award from the Intl. Documentary Assn.
Onetime Miramax marketing head Dennis Rice was named senior VP publicity at Disney on Wednesday, reporting to Mouse marketing prexy Oren Aviv.
If Slinky creator Richard James could turn a spring into a toy, why not turn the toy into a movie? Montreal-based H2V Entertainment has partnered with James Industries, the Hollidaysburg, Pa.-based…
Now that the screeners issue has been set in stone (if not resolved to everyone’s satisfaction), the film biz can move forward and concentrate on what’s really important in the awards season: the…
The Mouse and his fish lead the pack, as Disney took five of the 11 slots in Oscar's short list for feature-animation contenders.
Loews Cineplex owner Onex and AMC Entertainment issued separate statements Wednesday confirming preliminary talks about a possible merger of their movie circuits.
Intricate and well-told tale of a gruff avenging angel haunted by encroaching Alzheimer's disease boasts a riveting central perf by Jan Decleir. Pic, whose three-week lead atop Belgium's B.O. was…
The National Board of Review has kicked off its annual kudo roundup with the announcement of a career achievement award to film composer Hans Zimmer, whose work on Warners' upcoming "The Last…
With few exceptions, Australian films over the past two years have been unimaginative, derivative and repetitive.
Bavaria Film Intl. continues to clock sales for local hit "The Miracle of Bern," which has earned $17 million at the German box office since its Oct. 16 release.