Unveiled a year later and a full half-hour shorter than the original version ("Suriyothai") that broke box-office records in its native Thailand, Francis Ford Coppola's significantly modified…
Spanish-lingo features took top honors at the 50th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday, reinforcing the event as a showcase for quality national features and Hispanic…
Uruguayan helmer Adrian Caetano has started lensing "Los tumberos," a prison drama that will air on third-ranked broadcaster America TV beginning Oct. 15.
Attempting to outshine its better known Asian fest rival in Pusan, South Korea, the Tokyo FilmEx will feature nine films in its competition, including eight debut features by up-and-coming Asian…
In the first sizable deal to be closed at the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, Ocean Films has acquired all French rights to the three-part tale "Historias minimas." Set in Patagonia, film is…
Vivendi Universal has confirmed it will hold on to Studio Babelsberg, which is now looking to exploit synergies within the group.
"Sweet Home Alabama" captured the box office flag this weekend with a September-record $37.5 million in estimated opening grosses. Boffo "'Bama" bow shows Disney wasn't whisting Dixie when it…
One of the few bright lights of an otherwise gray September, "Signs" is on course to cross $100 million this week and looks likely to have enough firepower to reach $200 million overseas.
As big ideas go, here's a wild one: Create a Biblically themed animated pic around the vegetable stars of a video series that's never been on TV.
The staking out keeps getting earlier and earlier. And it's not just the tentpoles getting pegged these days.