Buena Vista Intl. and Sony took top honors in the 2000 overseas box office race.
How tough is it for foreign-language films in the U.S.? Just look at the list of movies officially submitted by 46 countries contending for the Oscar's upcoming nominations. Thirty-eight of the…
New Line Cinema has enlisted Richard Regen to adapt the remake of Jean-Pierre Melville's 1970 thriller "Le Cercle Rouge" (The Red Circle), with Brett Ratner ("Rush Hour") attached to direct.
This year finds the 12th annual Nortel Networks Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival returning to its roots.
Jude Law, Emily Watson and Kristin Scott Thomas are among a bevy of top British actors lined up to star in Robert Altman's upcoming period pic "Gosford Park." Helen Mirren and Michael Gambon also…
Finnish producer Petri Rossi, whose Indie Films is credited for the "Hip and Hale" toons, has been appointed production consultant at the Finnish Film Foundation, replacing Pia Andell, who plans to…
BBC Films and a spokesman for thesp Sean Bean have denied reports that the actor is to star in a big-budget movie of sci-fi TV series "Doctor Who."
The Sundance Film Festival, which runs January 18-28 in Park City, Utah, has added two films to its 2001 lineup -- "Happy Campers" and "Stranger Inside."
Screenwriter and author Susan Berman was found slain, with a single gunshot wound to her head, in her West Los Angeles home on Christmas Eve. Berman, 55, was a journalist, novelist, screenwriter…
Forget Canada. All of a sudden, Europe has become the place to shoot -- and Germany is at the heart of the action.
A robust fourth quarter rescued the arthouse movie biz from the doldrums in 2000, with annual receipts slipping just 2% from 1999 figures.