Bollywood has returned to Afghanistan in a blaze of color and sound, much to the relief of Indian filmmakers who lost an important market when the Taliban imposed its strict anti-entertainment regime…
With the ink drying on its deal to buy Initial Entertainment Group, Intermedia may be turning its attentions to acquiring Spyglass Entertainment.
If you build it, will they come? No, not necessarily.Plagued by tunnel vision during the dot-com heyday, the studios' strategy of creating pricey Web sites to promote their pics has all but proved…
A controversy flared last week around "A Beautiful Mind," director Ron Howard's film about mathematician John Forbes Nash.
This year, there is no single front-runner in the Oscar race. There are endless front runners. In normal years, each new announcement of awards or nominations is supposed to narrow the field, and…
Harry, Frodo and Anakin are about to get zapped by Dimension Films. The Miramax genre label is developing "Scary Movie 3: Episode I -- Lord of the Brooms" -- just in time for the next installments of…
It's a question that has dogged children and other philosophers since time immemorial: If an ogre and a monster got in a fight, who would win?
Anyone expecting the Golden Globe nominations announcement to clarify the awards situation had better look elsewhere for help.
There's a new gorilla in town. And if it's not yet 800 pounds, it's at least 600 pounds and growing. In an already crowded awards season, the American Film Institute launched its first awards, and…
Director William Friedkin and author William Peter Blatty have filed a copyright suit against Warner Bros. in their continuing legal battle over rights to an updated version of 1973 horror classic…
Switzerland's Locarno Film Festival has been upgraded to elite, A-list status by the Intl. Federation of Film Producers Associations (FIAPF).