Phaedra Cinema has acquired North American rights to Santosh Sivan's "The Terrorist," the Indian film that debuted at Sundance earlier this year.
Director Roman Polanski became a lifelong member of France's illustrious Academie des Beaux Arts (Academy of Fine Arts) on Wednesday in a star-studded ceremony.
Georgia-born French helmer Otar Iosseliani's "Adieu, plancher des vaches" (Farewell, Home Sweet Home) won Gaul's most prestigious cinema prize, the Prix Louis Delluc, Wednesday in a ceremony at the…
There's nothing like a sequel to bump a star's salary. Chris Tucker was paid $3 million for the original New Line comedy "Rush Hour," which was his last film. He'll get $20 million for "Rush Hour 2."
Spyglass Entertainment has committed to make a feature film based on the "Mage" comic book created by Matt Wagner.
Milton A. "Mickey" Rudin, a showbiz attorney who repped Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball and Marilyn Monroe in 52 years of bare-knuckled practice, has died. He was 79.
Thesp-turned-producer Chris Young has inked a first-look deal with Hyperion Studio to produce and direct both TV skeins and feature pics for the production house.
Volkswagen brought the Bug back and now Disney is following -- with perhaps the most famous beetle of all. Writer-director J. Max Burnett has been tapped to write "Herbie and Millie" for producer…
Boasting a slate of films that celebrate unique styles of filmmaking from around the globe, the sixth annual Slamdance Film Festival -- which runs Jan. 22-29 at Park City, Utah's Treasure Mountain…
NEW YORK — “The Score” scorecard has a last minute scratch: Ben Affleck has abruptly dropped out of the film he was skedded to costar in with Robert De Niro for director Frank Oz. Sources said that…
Illeana Douglas will return as host of the 2000 Independent Spirit Awards, honoring indie films in 12 categories.