The American Film Institute issued a call for entries Monday for its 17th annual AFI Fest, skedded to run Nov. 6-16.
With thoughts of war riding high in the public consciousness, Sony Pictures Classics has a potentially explosive project on its hands. In Errol Morris' upcoming documentary feature, former U.S…
New York-based indie banner Wellspring has come on board as co-producer and U.S. distributor of French writer-director Bruno Dumont's third feature, "29 Palms."
A film straining hard to be hip, "Girlie" is a kooky comedy that captures some of the confusion and longings of its 17-year-old heroine. Amusing at times, irritating at others, this feature bow by…
Hollywood.com and Wavexpress have launched MoviePick, a broadband "channel" featuring trailers and other material distributed through Wavexpress' TVTonic media player, which trickles high-quality…
The script for "The Event" purportedly kicked around for years in development hell before director Thom Fitzgerald came on board and a production deal was finally sealed. To put the best spin on a…
Oscar weekend is making room for a new entry that will seek to balance star wattage with informality. Called The Night Before, the party will take place on the eve of the Oscars and will benefit the…
Jennifer Garner will make her first Oscar appearance as a presenter at the 75th Anniversary Academy Awards.
Brazilian director Fernando Meirelles ("City of God") will receive the Intl. Achievement in Filmmaking Award at this year's ShoWest convention.
Imax has inked a deal with Regal Entertainment Group for two new Imax theater systems, bringing the number of Imax theaters operated by Regal to 14.
Rings wrapped themselves around different parts of the world last weekend as "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" mesmerized Japan and "The Ring" thrilled the U.K. and Holland.