Pottermania swept the world Saturday as bookstores unveiled J.K. Rowling's fifth blockbuster, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," in what was expected to be the biggest retail event in book…
Finnish helmer Klaus Haro's debut feature "Elina" took the top Valencia Moon award at the 18th Cinema Jove film fest, Spain's biggest showcase for first and second-time directors, which wrapped…
According to one of the most respected observers of the Middle East cultural scene, the recent edict handed down banning "The Matrix: Reloaded" was a fait accompli once the makers chose the name for…
Twentieth Century Fox has pacted with TV helmer Nelson McCormick to make his feature helming debut on the action-thriller "End of the Road," a pic being developed by Fox-based producer Mark Gordon.
It was bulk "Hulk" in Southeast Asia over the weekend while "2 Fast 2 Furious" took line honors across a big chunk of Europe.
Documentary filmmakers Venita Coelho and Deepti Datt have launched India's first all-women film company, Firehorse Films.
Veteran Brazilian thesp Fernanda Montenegro ("Central Station") and her daughter Fernanda Torres will topline helmer An-drucha Waddington's "A Casa de Areia" (The House Of Sand).
"From Justin to Kelly," a bigscreen outing for TV "American Idol" stars Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini, is a parochial spring-break musical full of sexless romances and alcohol-free parties. But…
Moscow's Intl. Film Festival kicked off its 25th jubilee year Friday with a restrained opening ceremony.
Sid Ganis and Alex Siskin's Sony-based Out of the Blue Entertainment has come aboard as exec producer of "Murder Creek," a U.S. project developed by Brit outfit Gruber Films, the company behind…