French Culture Minister Catherine Tasca has again slammed the new bargain cinema passes, which allow moviegoers to see as many films as they want for about $14 a month.
Patrick Wachsberger's Summit Entertainment and Anant Singh's Distant Horizon have pacted on three titles, all of which Summit is currently repping at the London Screenings.
Muse Prods.' Chris Hanley along with producer Fernando Sulichin have formed a European label, Black List Films, and have plans to provide funding for a slate of more than a dozen pics.
Olympic pole-vaulter Viktor Tchistiakov has jumped into the movies, scoring a starring role opposite Jason Donovan in helmer-scribe Michael Ralph's "Tempe Tip."
The deadline for submissions in the foreign-lingo, live-action and animated shorts categories is Nov. 1 for nomination consideration for the 73rd annual Academy Awards.
Georgia's 3rd Annual Savannah Film and Video Festival will kick off with an unspooling of Robert Redford's upcoming golf pic "The Legend of Bagger Vance" on Oct. 28, the night before the fest's Oct…
Fresh from his star turn in the next "Star Wars," Hayden Christensen is in final negotiations to join New Line's "Life as a House" for director and producer Irwin Winkler. Christensen recently…
Artisan's "Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2" arrives in theaters today with the U.S. movie marketplace at a crossroads. Overall grosses for the year are about $58 million behind last year's pace…
German production company KC Medien is investing close to $500 million in two major alliances with French-owned Pathe and Peter Guber's Mandalay Entertainment. The Mandalay/KC Medien pact will take…
Vijay Jindal, former vice chairman and managing director of Zee Telefilms (ZTL), has formed a venture capital company for new-media startups. ZTL owner Subhash Chandra will have a 40% stake in the…
Michael Pogorzelski has been named director of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Film Archive.