Tommy Pallotta has joined Warner Independent Pictures' "A Scanner Darkly" as a producer, while Bob Sabiston will serve as the pic's animation director.
The Urbanworld Film Festival will partner for the first time with MTV2 for its eighth annual event showcasing urban, ethnic and multicultural cinema in Gotham on Aug. 4-8.
Call it the pre-summer clear-out: A slew of new films hit theaters overseas over the weekend, but most were in the ho-hum category and a few were downright snoozers.
A copy of Rudolph Valentino's silent film "Beyond the Rocks" has been found in the Netherlands, becoming the only known existing print of the 1922 classic, the Amsterdam Film Museum said Saturday.
A pair of once-high-flying film upstarts head to court this week, bringing to a head their 3-year-old dispute over allegedly fraudulent pic budgets. Much has changed since Elie Samaha's Franchise…
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti last week stepped in to try to moderate a bitter spat between a California lawmaker and several Hollywood union execs over the best way to stop…
Hewlett Packard is expanding its partnership with DreamWorks and forging a technology alliance with Warner Bros. as it makes a major push into the digital post-production sector.
The Digital Cinema Summit sponsored a "look management" panel where they discussed how the film's look is created and communicated through the postproduction pipeline.
The Digital Cinema Society will announce its formation at a NAB mixer sponsored by the Las Vegas Nevada Chapter of Women in Film on Tuesday.
Los Angeles-based marketing and distribution company Arenas Entertainment has picked up U.S. rights to Mexican hit "Nicotina."
Pairing up for the first time, Reese Witherspoon has partnered with Revolution Studios to co-produce romantic comedy "The Proposal," in which she will star. Project follows a couple as they plan…