Stirring debuts by "Spider-Man," "Lilo & Stitch" and "Scooby-Doo" helped rouse the box office from its summer torpor in a bunch of offshore markets over the weekend.
America's lust for information about other countries is growing, sparked by the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the East coast, according to HBO's Sheila Nevins, guest of honor at the Intl. Documentary…
The sixth annual Urbanworld Film Festival, unspooling in Gotham Aug. 7-11, will kick off with the world premiere of 20th Century Fox's "Drumline" and close with a special screening of MGM's comedy…
The three-day Filmart wrapped up Friday, with an ACNielsen survey conducted over the previous two days showing that 65% of buyers want improvements in Hong Kong scripts.
Film execs are hoping an appeal to China's government in October will end Hong Kong's foreign status.
Anouk Aimee has inked to star in Marceline Loridan's autobiographical docu-feature about the two years Loridan spent in a Nazi extermination camp during World War II.
France Televisions Distribution announced the departure of Hugo Bergson Vuillaume, managing director of President Films and director of the pubcaster's film unit, on Friday.
In a deal worth high-six figures, Intermedia Films has purchased Howard M. Gould's comedy pitch about sexual harassment in academia.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' board of governors has voted to grant the documentary branch a full set of three governors.
Singer Rosemary Clooney, the 1950s pop crooner and actress who found a second act as a jazz song stylist in the last 25 years of her life, died Saturday evening at the age of 74 at her Beverly Hills…