German production outfit Dreamtool Entertainment is partnering with the U.K.'s Kingsway Film and Hungarian Film Connection on Reg Traviss' Cold War drama "Joy Division."
"He's the best star actor there ever was in the movies," film critic Richard Schickel declared. Schickel and Robert Trachtenberg, writer-director of TCM docu "Cary Grant: A Class Apart," which…
The festival has been nothing but accommodating to Wong Kar-wai in dealing with the late arrival of his much-anticipated competition entry "2046," but some industryites are far from impressed with…
Prolific director Oxide Pang ("The Eye") has another film in the works -- beyond the Cannes-announced $5 million "Re-Cycle," which Pang is prepping with brother Danny, and solo effort "Ab-Normal…
The Chinese are coming ... slowly. While the world's film industry wised up Thursday to an apparent ban on the launch of Hollywood films in China for seven weeks this summer, a Chinese delegation was…
Palm Pictures has picked up North American and Caribbean distribution rights to Johnnie To's cop thriller "PTU," screening in the Cannes market.
First Alexander, now Genghis Khan. Sergei Bodrov ("Prisoner of the Mountains") is prepping the $10 million "Mongol" for emerging film force Kazakh Film.
"Shrek 2" swamped multiplexes and theaters far, far away to gross $11.8 million in its first day of release -- a fast start that puts the pic on track to get well past $80 million by Sunday.
It's all in the narrator's mind, and words, in "The River's End," an intensely artistic art film by veteran Behrooz Afkhami. The visuals silently illustrate the first-person voice-over of a young man…
Gallic distribber Jean Labadie has acquired a batch of films at the Cannes Film Festival, including Terry Gilliam's "Tideland" and an untitled Jim Jarmusch project.
Anjelica Huston has signed on to direct "The White Rose," a World War II drama to star Christina Ricci.
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