Warner Bros.' "The Matrix Reloaded" appeared partially spent, but Universal's "Bruce Almighty" opened divinely at No. 1 over the long Memorial Day weekend.
In a startling admission that there were just three, maybe four, films it liked, the jury of the 56th Cannes Film Festival made the unprecedented gesture of giving three films two awards apiece. Gus…
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The Intl. Film Festival Rotterdam's Hubert Bals Fund has chosen 30 projects in its first round of awards for promising films by non-Western filmmakers.
The real high rollers here at the Cannes Film Festival didn't waste their time at the roulette tables of the Royal Casino. They were placing their big bets from hotel rooms, laying the financial…
David Picker has worn many hats, including running three movie studios and bringing to the bigscreen writing talent such as Woody Allen, Steve Martin and Francois Truffaut.
As "The Matrix Reloaded" kicks off a summer full of R-rated films, a well-funded non-profit org is aiming to establish a new rating system for Hollywood content.
The management of German producer Constantin Film is facing an uphill struggle in its efforts to stave off a takeover by Swiss distrib Highlight but remains adamant that slated projects are not in…
For all the grumping about three-day box office for "The Matrix Reloaded" (which landed second in the record books behind "Spider-Man"), the pic can claim one definitive mark: best online sales ever.
He turns 74 on May 31. He's making his 40th appearance at Cannes. And he's still directing movies, making deals and dreaming of regaining his status as a big-time player. Thirteen years after he and…
William Morris Independent, the division headed by the William Morris Agency's Cassian Elwes and Rena Ronson, has formed an alliance with financier-producer Bob Yari to launch film financier El…
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