Director Przemyslaw Reut took the top prize for his drama "Paradox Lake" at the eighth annual Los Angeles Film Festival awards, held Saturday atop the Bel Age Hotel.
Scribes David Cowper and Marti Palmer shared UCLA Extension's prestigious Diane Thomas Screenwriting Award for promising screenwriters last week.
World Wrestling Entertainment received the $2 million executive producer's fee for the film “The Scorpion King.” Information was incorrect in Thursday's paper.
Even as one film about the Alamo is being conceived in Hollywood's warm glow of A-list celebrity, another is suffocating in a stifling-hot warehouse in Glendale, Calif., soon to disappear forever.
The most recent state analysis of the key California bill to fight runaway production has boosted the cost estimate of the legislation by 57% to $650 million.
Universal Pictures-based producer Casey Silver has inked a deal to produce a dark comedy from tyro writer-helmer Austin Chick.
New Line Cinema last week changed the release date for gangster pic "Knockaround Guys" for a sixth time -- but for once, it's actually being moved up, not further back, on the release schedule.
One of Europe's most ambitious film/TV studio projects -- Spain's Ciudad de la luz (Light City) -- finally looks set to see the light of day, thanks to political backing.
Bollywood cheered on Monday as thesps Shatrughan Sinha, dubbed "Shotgun Sinha," and Vinod Khanna were appointed to India's cabinet as part of a sweeping government shakeup.
The 24th Moscow's Intl. Film Fest wrapped Sunday night with major awards going to local pics for the first time in many years.