After years of lobbying, independent filmmakers scored a major victory Friday when President Bush signed a bill that gives a sweeping tax break to movies made in the U.S. Producers believe the…
"Van Helsing," a story of the undead, is enjoying a pretty notable resurrection of its own on DVD. The movie that was considered something of an underperformer last summer already has generated more…
Though the film's two leads, Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet, both looked gorgeous and set hearts aflutter at the U.K. premiere of Marc Forster's "Finding Neverland," the real star of the evening was…
Jamie Foxx's buzzometer reached an apotheosis last week, when the thesp picked up breakthrough award from the Hollywood Film Festival and presided over "Ray's" Cinerama Dome preem the following…
Paramount has signed LL Cool J to star opposite Queen Latifah in its remake of "Last Holiday," directed by Wayne Wang. Production is slated to begin next month in New Orleans and then move to Prague.
Nearly 40 years after he seduced audiences around the world, "Alfie" is back -- and displaying a fair amount of charm.
Festival director Tsuguhiko Kadokawa was delivering his speech during the lavish opening ceremony of the 17th Tokyo Intl. Film Festival when the 6.8 magnitude earthquake that killed at least 23 and…
Make it two more impressive limited debuts this fall, as Fox Searchlight's "Sideways" and Paramount Classics' "The Machinist" recorded good results over the weekend.
Odyssey Entertainment has picked up worldwide sales rights to Classic Media and Firstsight Films' new "Lassie" feature. Pic, penned and to be directed by Charles Sturridge, will start shooting in…
Myriad Pictures has picked up worldwide sales rights to Agnieszka Holland's "Copying Beethoven." Pic, formerly co-repped with Pandora, was announced at this year's Cannes Film Festival.