A fast-patter comedy that goes from light to dark, helmer Alessandro Piva's "My Brother-in-Law" will look familiar to those who saw domestic hit "Theheadisspinning" (LaCapaGira), Piva's earlier…
Sincere, if not much more politically sophisticated than a Benetton ad, "Now or Never" is one of several recent films to tussle with the significance of events in Genoa during the G8 summit in July…
The TV network whacked the hardest by the East Coast blackouts was NBC, which was hoping to score major Nielsen ratings Thursday night with a heavily promoted special edition of "The Tonight Show…
Robert Cort has promoted execs Scarlett Lacey and Eric Hetzel to VPs of production at his Paramount-based shingle. Shingle has the ability to purchase and develop material with its own resources.
A Bird and a Bear Entertainment, the production shingle run by comedian Cedric the Entertainer and longtime manager Eric Rhone, has landed at the Lion.
South Africa is hoping the film industry can spark an upsurge in tourism.
The U.K. film community is setting up a anti-piracy taskforce under the chairmanship of distrib Nigel Green.
Recognizing China sorely needs hundreds of new screens to boost the stagnant B. O. and to stimulate the ailing production industry; Beijing officials have signaled the government will allow Western…
In what is fast becoming an annual tradition, the official jury of the 56th Locarno Intl. Film Festival largely ignored public and critical opinion with a list of politically correct prizes that left…
Blackouts turned out to be good news for the horror biz. New Line's "Freddy vs. Jason" opened atop the weekend box office with a strong $36.4 million, as enthusiasm for restored cinema air…