Deputy premier Walter Veltroni unveiled Wednesday a series of state financing measures for homegrown films as well as for arthouse theaters.
Skeet Ulrich, in North Carolina filming "Takedown" for Miramax, will move to a colder climate with a starring role in "Chill Factor" for Morgan Creek and Warner Bros.
Kelly Ewing will make her feature debut opposite Jean-Claude Van Damme in the indie actioner "Inferno."
Midnight Madness, the 23rd Toronto Int'l Film Festival's salute to wacky and noteworthy filmmaking from around the world, is celebrating its 10th birthday with a slate of nine films.
Since he helmed the critically acclaimed noir drama "L.A. Confidential," every studio has been vying to get Curtis Hanson's next film.
With less than a week to go before the end of the summer box office season, Buena Vista and 20th Century Fox have each broken, for the first time, the $500 million domestic B.O. mark for the period.
The official competition of the 55th Venice Intl. Film Festival has added Alessandro D'Alatri's drama about the unchronicled youth of Jesus Christ, "The Garden of Eden," meaning there are now four…
Thesp Jamie Kennedy, noted for his portrayal of horror geek Randy Meeks in "Scream" and "Scream 2," will add rock star Johnny Chance in "The Debtors" to his collection of quirky roles.
In another frenetic frame overseas, "Godzilla" invaded continental Europe with potent results last weekend, "Armageddon" had scintillating debuts in three far-flung markets and "Six Days, Seven…
Actress Holly Hunter and writer-director Robert Towne have been named the recipients of this year's "Film Excellence Awards" at the Boston Film Festival.
Juliette Lewis has signed to star with William Hurt in the indie thriller "The 4th Floor," which will be directed by Josh Klasuner.