When two blockbusters generate more than $110 million combined overseas in a bit less than one week, you can tell the pre-summer season is cooking.
One ring to rule them all. It's the theme of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings," and it made a great tagline for New Line Cinema's Peter Jackson film, which has earned $850 million worldwide to…
The brothers LaPorta -- Richard behind the camera and Robert in front -- channel both Seinfeld and Beckett in this outrageously funny vision of a deadpan Everyman who has made procrastination an art…
A celluloid memento mori that unspools in reverse from gut-wrenching violence to sweetly observed moments of sublime tenderness, "Irreversible" is a demanding but rewarding emotional odyssey in a…
Strengthening its existing relationship with Italian pubcaster film unit RAI Cinema, Lakeshore Entertainment will come in through its U.K. division as a minority co-producer to handle U.S. and…
Capping off a week of rousing audience response and strong sales for the low-budget feature, "Respiro (Grazia's Island)" by Italian director Emanuele Crialese has been named best film of the Cannes…
SURRENDERING HOLIDAY BOUNTY TO ‘CLONES?’ Last year’s "Pearl Harbor" victory lap has given way to a Memorial Day free-for-all during which five pics could pull in more than $20 million apiece…
A high voltage box office battle is set for the Memorial Day weekend, as a pair of blockbusters still going strong face three major releases over a sesh expected to set an all-time high for…
With a horror franchise in mind, DreamWorks has picked up exclusive film rights to horror vidgame "Fatal Frame" from Japanese game publisher Tecmo.
Spurred partly by breakout B.O. for "Spider-Man," 20th Century Fox has shifted the opening of "Daredevil" to President's Day weekend next Feb. 14.