Shirley MacLaine will portray the grandmother of Cameron Diaz and Toni Collette in Curtis Hanson's "In Her Shoes." Mark Feuerstein also is expected to join the cast as Collette's love interest. The…
Harold Wheeler will be conductor-arranger at the 76th Oscars, marking his first time conducting the Academy Awards Orchestra.
Getting in under the wire on Saturday just hours before music feature "DIG!" won the Sundance Film Festival's Grand Jury Prize for best documentary, Palm Pictures acquired North American theatrical…
The final count is in, with U.K. cinema admissions ending 2003 at 167.3 million, 4.9% down on 2002 but still the second highest tally for 30 years.
Sylvain Chomet's debut pic, "The Triplets of Belleville,"scooped the first BBC Four World Cinema Award, honoring the best foreign-language film released in the last year in the U.K. Brazilian…
"Primer," an ultra-low-budget drama about some young techno entrepreneurs whose discovery forces some difficult decisions upon them, won the grand jury prize at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival.
New Line's Ashton Kutcher starrer "The Butterfly Effect" fluttered to the top of the box office heap this weekend with an estimated $17.1 million debut. Romancers grabbed the next two B.O. positions…
There was a bouncy mood here as tyro filmmakers basked in critical praise and seven-figure deals for their films. To these hopefuls, as well as to optimistic acquisitions execs, the 20th-anni…
Ambitious Singapore, ever-intent on being first, wants to lead the digital revolution in Asia Pacific. So say government agencies Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) and the Media…
Though it celebrated "Ten Years Underground" this year, outlasting many of its original Park City naysayers, the Slamdance Film Festival proudly maintains a newborn's insouciance.
Hollywood is about to send a lot of postcards from Prague. At least 11 studio films set for release in 2004 were shot in the capital of the Czech Republic, vs. just three major pics last year…