In harmony with the theme "Political Pix: The New Yorker Goes to the Movies," the second New Yorker magazine film festival has landed the U.S. preem of DreamWorks' "The Contender," starring Joan…
After down to the wire negotiations that saw Showtime plan, then cancel, marketing efforts for Terence Davies' Edith Wharton adaptation "The House of Mirth," the cabler has agreed, in principle, to…
Trimark-backed Netcaster CinemaNow has acquired the exclusive online rights to 62 films from the Allied Artists and Salvation Films libraries.
Anthony Hopkins will perform the narration on "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," from Universal/Imagine, performing a role filled by the late Boris Karloff in a 1966 TV version of the…
Documentary filmmaker Joan Churchill has been named as winner of this year's Kodak Vision Award for cinematography by Women in Film.
Canuck film producer Intl. Keystone Entertainment has entered into an agreement to acquire 93% of the outstanding shares in theatrical distrib Red Sky Entertainment for C$1.8 million ($1.2 million).
Michael Caine will receive the Donostia Award for career achievement at this year's 48th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, which runs Sept. 21-30.
Independent Feature Project/West executive director Dawn Hudson announced Tuesday the creation of two kudos categories for the 16th annual Independent Spirit Awards: documentary and feature under…
One thing is crystal clear after the first five days of the 24th annual Montreal World Film Festival: 'Round these parts, Euro and Canuck cinema is in and Hollywood is barely on the radar.
The man with no name in an enchanted forest populated by circus acrobats and wood nymphs, dancing to the strains of Bach, modern jazz and Italo ethno-pop? That's the scenario that awaits Clint…