It's too soon to proclaim the recovery of the global indie marketplace from its near-death experiences of the past two years.
Move over, Zanucks and Warners. It's time to make room for the De Laurentiis family. Dino and his nephew Aurelio are well established, elder statesmen of the Italian and U.S. film industries. They…
Sometimes over the past 10 days, it has seemed that there have been two Cannes Film Festivals going on.
If you believe the hype, the box office is blazing. Media coverage suggests the record bows of "X2" and "The Matrix Reloaded" got the summer off to an explosive start. A closer look at the data…
Bavaria Film Int'l. has seen brisk sales to European and Asian buyers at the Cannes movie mart, with local hit "Good Bye, Lenin!" and Oscar winner "No Where in Africa" leading the pack.
Swiss media group Highlight Communications, which is in the process of taking over leading German producer Constantin Film, posted a 14% rise in first quarter net profits to CHF4.9 million ($3.8…
The prospect of Jim Carrey as a guy substituting for a vacationing God might thrill his fans and send tremors into the hearts of his detractors, but the reality of "Bruce Almighty" won't exactly rock…
Further falling from his once-secure position as one of Asia's most exciting commercial filmmakers, Tsui Hark continues his recent output of Hong Kong hooey with "Tsui Hark's Vampire Hunters."…
"Mystic River" is a deeply ambiguous study of lifelong ties, moral accountability and the flukes of destiny. This adaptation of Dennis Lehane's 2001 novel about old friends in Boston's working-class…
The 29th Annual Seattle International Film Festival kicks off Thursday, May 22, with a U.S. bow of the Buenos Aires-set "Valentin." And it closes a whopping 23 days later, on June 15, with a gala…