The photographs and papers of silent-film comedian Harold Lloyd, a founding member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, have been donated by Suzanne Lloyd, who chairs the Harold Lloyd…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' documentary branch has elected Michael Apted and Arthur Dong to join Frieda Lee Mock on the board of governors.
Having raced against the clock to assemble a lineup in the short time since he accepted the job in March, fest director Moritz de Hadeln has unveiled a program for the 59th Venice Intl. Film Festival…
Bollywood is reeling after police played tapes of phone conversations in court alleged to be between underworld boss Chhota Shakeel and four Indian film personalities revealing a plot to kill actor…
Helmer Fabio Barreto's new pic "Paixao de Jacobina" (Jacobina) will world preem at Brazil's 30th Gramado Film Fest, which unspools Aug. 12-17.
Joan Plowright and Jim Caviezel have joined the cast of Walden Media's period drama "I Am David," an epic about an 11-year-old boy's journey across post-WWII Europe.
Jack Nicholson is negotiating to topline an untitled comedy for Sony Pictures Entertainment that was written and will be directed by Nancy Meyers.
Sean Penn will star in "The Assassination of Richard Nixon," to be helmed by tyro director Niels Mueller, co-author of Miramax's recent Gary Winick pic "Tadpole."
Proving that silence is golden, New Line paid mid- against high-six figures for "Charlie," a romantic fable about a mute man who moves to Manhattan to pursue his dreams.
Dish - Michael Fleming
God knows what made John Savage appear in "The Anarchist Cookbook," an ill-conceived effort that starts OK but quickly goes off the rails. Current dissent-quashing mood makes market even less…