Final details of the 50th Berlin Intl. Film Festival have been unveiled, with many stars set to grace the fest's golden edition, which runs Feb. 9-20.
In September 1951 literary icon-to-be William S. Burroughs proposed livening up a dull evening with "our William Tell act," taking aim at the shot glass atop his equally sloshed wife's head. He…
Three-time Oscar winner Steven Spielberg has been tapped a presenter for this year's Academy Awards.
"American Beauty" continued to bloom Tuesday as the awards season front-runner with four nominations for the sixth annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. "Being John Malkovich" and "Magnolia" received…
Disney has paid mid- against high-six figures for the screen rights to the unfinished romantic comic novel "The Secret Dream World of a Shopoholic" for Jerry Bruckheimer Films, with Bruckheimer set…
Will Smith and James Lassiter's Universal Pictures-based Overbrook Entertainment has secured the remake rights from Canal Plus Image to Jean-Jacques Beineix's 1981 thriller "Diva."
Following the success of the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival's independent feature project market Cinemart, a sister event has been established to focus specifically on Asian films. The new market will…
Trouble hit the production of Deepa Mehta's "Water," which was to start filming at the end of last month in the holy Hindu city of Benares.
Michael Clarke Duncan has been named ShoWest 2000 male star of tomorrow for his turn as supernaturally gifted death-row inmate John Coffey in "The Green Mile."
Though its lone new release in January was the limited Imax engagement of "Fantasia/2000," Disney notched a victory in the month's domestic B.O. market share race.