Robots conquered the B.O. in various offshore territories over the weekend in a frame where terrific weather in Europe squashed ticket sales, especially in the U.K.
The American Museum of Moving Image will unspool a retrospective of Indian-born filmmaker Mira Nair's features, documentaries and shorts Aug. 21-29.
Oscar-winning producer Richard D. Zanuck will be honored with the lifetime achievement award for producing at the 30th annual Deauville Film Festival.
Warner Home Video will release the latest special edition of "Gone With the Wind" on Nov. 9. Pic has been through yet another digital restoration, this time via Warner's "Ultra-Resolution" process…
Robert Greenwald's "Outfoxed -- Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism" will receive a domestic theatrical release Aug. 6 through Philippe Diaz's Cinema Libre, opening in New York, Los Angeles, San…
While last year's event underscored the popularity of Asian horror pics in Europe with nine of the festival's 24 competition titles hailing from Asia, the 37th Sitges Intl. Film Festival of Catalonia…
M. Night Shyamalan gave Disney its first big opening of the year, as "The Village" bowed with a bang, grossing $50.8 million from 3,730 theaters. Overall box office, however, expanded only slightly…
The Backlot: The annual carnival at Comic-Con reminds us that, while Internet geeks don't yet rule the world, they sure scare the hell out of Hollywood.
The term "geek" used to be an insult. "Now 'geek' is a badge of honor," says Kerry Conran, director of Paramount's upcoming "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow." Conran is a self-confessed geek…
As uncertainty continues to cloud the future of Miramax in its ongoing battle with its Mouse House parent, 2-year-old Focus Features has emerged as one of the brightest stars of the specialty…
David Permut plans to bring Jerzy Kosinski's novel "Being There" to Broadway. But will auds pay to see live what they can rent on DVD?