If you've just decided to write off Germany as a potential pic partner, spare a thought for Spain. Spanish film production looks set to receive a $160 million windfall.
Steven Soderbergh, who vaulted to Academy prominence with a rare two nominations in the best-director category, overcame potential vote splitting as he copped his first Oscar for the drug war drama…
Though the marine layer remained thick on the nearby Santa Monica Beach, the cloudy weather did nothing to dampen Saturday's Independent Spirit Awards.
Another low-budget entry in the never-ending neo-noir sweepstakes, tyro feature helmer Tom Zuber's "Lansdown" -- winner of the Cinequest Fest's juried Best First Feature Award -- recycles familiar…
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" has captured many hearts and soared into the commercial treetops during its jaunt around the world. But the film's four Oscar wins Sunday earned it a special place in…
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Sony Pictures Classics' "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" leaped away with best feature, director (Ang Lee) and supporting actress (Zhang Ziyi) nods at IFP/West's 16th annual Independent Spirit…
Beacon Communications is acquiring U.S. remake rights to the 1999 Italian feature "Not of This World," with veteran producer Michael Gruskoff attached to develop the English-language version.
While Hollywood celebrated the art and craft of cinema, the studios gave folks overseas scant reason to go to the movies over the weekend.
Newcomers reigned: Of the 31 individuals who took home competitive Oscars, 19 were first-time nominees.