Fine Line Features has snapped up all North American rights to "Simpatico," a feature adaptation of the Sam Shepard play directed by Matthew Warchus.
FilmFour and Fox Searchlight Pictures are teaming up to produce "Sexy Beast," the feature debut from acclaimed Brit TV advertising and music promo helmer Jonathan Glazer.
Very English, very period and very polite, "The Winslow Boy" seemed a curious project for combustive U.S. playwright-scenarist-turned-film director David Mamet. But the resulting second screen…
Oscar Wilde's 104-year-old legiter about emotional and political chicanery shines like a freshly minted coin in Oliver Parker's adaptation of "An Ideal Husband." Smooth-flowing direction, a shrewdly…
The annual Sydney Film Festival enters a new era, with incoming director Gayle Lake promising a revitalized, dynamic program of more than 150 features, docus and shorts from around the globe "infused…
After months of negotiations, producer Nicolas Clermont has settled terms for his exit from Behaviour Communications. Behaviour announced in January that it was parting company with Clermont and his…
David Caruso and Charles S. Dutton will star in “Deadlocked,” a TNT film that will be directed by Michael Watkins and produced by Robert Greenwald. Caruso will play a prosecutor who convicts a young…
Eminent Chinese director Zhang Yimou was engaging in some major face-saving when he announced Tuesday that he had "decided to withdraw" his two new films from the Cannes Film Festival. In fact, it…
Charles "Buddy" Rogers, the affable actor in the first best picture Oscar winner "Wings," along with many musical comedies, died Wednesday at age 94.
Jack Lemmon, in between acting gigs, has signed on as honorary chairman and host of the 10th annual Silent Film Gala for the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, to be held at the Alex Theater in Glendale…