It's going to be an early wakeup call next month for "Matrix" fans in the U.S. In what might be called a "day and moment" strategy, Warner Bros. has decided to release "The Matrix Revolutions" at the…
Paramount Pictures has promoted veteran production exec Lee E. Rosenthal to VP, feature production management, for the motion picture group.
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Many of the national critics orgs voiced their upset about the MPAA voluntary screeners ban Wednesday. The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. said the new policy "seems certain to penalize the certain…
This year's accelerated Academy Awards season has complicated releasing and marketing decisions for specialty distribs.
Cate Blanchett will return home to star in "Little Fish," her first Oz film since the Fox-produced "Oscar and Lucinda" in 1997.
Rooted in exceptional lead performances by Rivette vets Emmanuelle Beart and Jerzy Radziwilowicz, pic (which world premiered at Toronto after reportedly being rejected by Cannes and Venice) will see…
Taking on a subject ripe for critical scrutiny, pic provides a cogent, even rabble-rousing indictment of the most influential institutional model for our era. Pic is likely to have a long shelf life…
Chopsocky gets a shot in the arm with this no holds-barred actioner that could propel martial artist Tony Jaa into a career beyond Thai borders. With little plot and a refreshing absence of effects…
The Dutch Film Fund has handed out E375,000 ($439,000) under its new scheme to boost Dutch-language pics with commercial or artistic appeal.