If anyone was born to play Tom Ripley, it's John Malkovich; the aloofness, erudite manner, cool charisma and chilly superciliousness of his screen persona make the actor a perfect fit for the…
A pair of endangered birds halted filming on Armand Assante starrer "Consequence" in Cape Town last week.
Aki Kaurismaki's "The Man Without a Past" has been voted film of the year by the Fipresci international film critics federation, it was announced Tuesday.
This year's Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Aug. 25, reported an 8% increase in attendance and a 15% rise in box office takings despite being three days shorter than last year.
Franco Bernabe, topper of the Venice Biennale, the art and cultural organization that runs the Venice Film Festival, says "a combination of crisis and competition has hurt Venice since the 1960s" and…
Paramount Pictures has paid mid-six figures to option the feature film rights to the Jacquelyn Mitchard novel "A Theory of Relativity" for producer Jordan Kerner.
Gebbia Brothers Prods. has optioned the feature film rights to recently paroled NBA prospect Lee Benson's life story.
A fundamentalist Hindu group on Friday threatened to release venomous snakes in theaters screening a Bollywood pic in India's desert state of Rajasthan because pic was allegedly financed by the…
British director J. Lee Thompson, whose more than 50 films included the original "Cape Fear," "The Guns of Navarone," "Planet of the Apes" sequels, and nine Charles Bronson movies, has died. He was…
Todd Haynes' "Far From Heaven," is an accomplished marriage of style and content. Appropriating the look and language of Douglas Sirk's 1950s melodramas, Haynes deftly employs the genre's Hollywood…
Kim Dalton has been re-upped for a second three-year term as chief exec of government funded development org, the Australian Film Commission.