"Daredevil" sizzled over the long holiday weekend with a chart-topping $47.3 million in estimated four-day box office, but an East Coast blizzard threw a wet blanket over portions of comix actioner's…
Slovene director von Stefan Arsenijeviè's "[A] Torzija" ([A]Torsion), which scooped the Golden Berlin Bear for Best International Short Feb. 14, will screen in competish at this year's Belgrade Film…
In what has been the most politically-charged Berlin Int'l. Film Festival in recent memory, "In This World," Michael Winterbottom's faux-docu drama about two young Afghani refugees journeying to seek…
One of the great ironies of this year's feature animation Oscar contest is that the film with the best reviews, created by the best-known animator, with the biggest box office before its U.S. bow, is…
In the beginning, decisions about where to shoot a movie were easy to make: It was always the backlot. Now, several factors are changing all that.
The Orange British Academy of Film & Television Arts Film Academy founded: April 16, 1947 (merged with TV Guild in 1958). First film awards: 1949 Film eligibility criteria: Film must have been…
Adam Dawtrey - London Eye
It's been a fab February so far, thanks to a slew of local heroes plus the runaway success of "Catch Me If You Can," last week's fiery bow by "Red Dragon" in Japan and jaunty world preems by "The…
Cannes, Toronto, the American Film Market...and now the Academy Foreign Language Screening Committee? Distribution execs are discovering that an Academy membership card can also make good business…
Can Bollywood cope with a sudden change from its boy-meets-girl amid color, song and dance formula? The answer is keeping everyone -- especially audiences -- in suspense.