The Prism Awards are presented by the Entertainment Industries Council (EIC), in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)/National…
"Spider-Man" spread his web into Japan and South Africa this weekend to great effect, while some of last weekend's boffo preems through Asia held strong.
Lions Gate Films has picked up North American distribution rights to "The Hard Word," the critically acclaimed Australian crime drama starring Guy Pearce and Rachel Griffiths.
Dylan Kidd's "Roger Dodger," which made its world premiere at the inaugural Tribeca Film Festival, nabbed the fest's best narrative feature kudos as the five-day event wrapped Sunday, with an awards…
Forget headstrong directors and flaky topliners -- today's producers are facing challenges far beyond those Hollywood perennials.
Newly appointed Venice Intl. Film Festival director Moritz de Hadeln has outlined his game plan for the 59th edition, sticking close to structural lines established by his predecessor, Alberto…
Fox Searchlab filmmaker Marcel Sarmiento has struck a first-look deal with Fox Searchlight.
New Regency and Fox are on the verge of summoning more thesps to serve in the Gary Fleder-directed "The Runaway Jury," with Gene Hackman circling a co-starring role and Dustin Hoffman courted for…
Their confidence bolstered in part by seeing a first cut of "XXX," Revolution Studios and Sony are shuffling the August release dates for the extreme-sports spy thriller starring Vin Diesel and for…
Lions Gate Entertainment has become the first studio to strike a licensing deal with 3-month-old Pocket PC Films to make movies available for viewing on a Palm Pilot or similar hand-held device.
Jon Fitzgerald has been named executive director of the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival. He will work closely with incoming board president Arnold Kassoy and oversee artistic direction…