It's the news the entire British film industry has been waiting for ever since the U.K.'s Film Council opened its doors in April. Robert Jones has been appointed head of the premiere production fund…
A comedy of errors set during one long stag night, "The Wedding Tackle" is a cut above many other British low-budgeters of its ilk, with a good cast managing to rise above an average script and…
Basque writer-director Joseba Salegi's low-budget oddity, "Ione, Fly Up to Heaven," starts from a decent, if unoriginal, premise and then fails to capitalize on it, awkwardly mixing nun comedy…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Warren Beatty Honored by Kirk Douglas, Don Cheadle at Santa Barbara Fete
- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
- ‘La La Land’ Named Best Film by New York Film Critics Circle (Full List)
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Arrival,’ ‘Moonlight’ Lead Critics’ Choice Movie Nominations
With the resignation of its director Marco Muller, and the presentation of its top prize to a 4-year-old banned Chinese pic, the 53rd Locarno Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 2-12) rang down the curtain in…
You know it's August when two major studios agree to share the weekend B.O. title. Sony and Warners reached a detente, with "Hollow Man" and "Space Cowboys" each fetching an estimated $13.1 million…
French helmer Pierre Jolivet, VP of French directors and producers association ARP, on Thursday called for a radical reform of the country's film economy in response to "dangerous" cheap-rate cinema…
For "Star Wars" guru George Lucas and producer Rick McCallum, 2-1/2 seems to be their lucky number.
The Walt Disney Co. is in talks with Andy Tennant ("Fools Rush In," "Ever After") to direct "Sweet Home Alabama" for the studio.
Germany's StudioCanal Produktion and Danish outfit M & M Prods. are set to start shooting "Jolly Roger" in Copenhagen this month. Danish helmer Lasse Spang Olsen ("In China They Eat Dogs") is…
German film upstart Advanced Medien has come on board MGM's Jennifer Love Hewitt starrer "Heartbreakers."
Entertainment completion bond company Intl. Film Guarantors has tapped Frank Isaac VP of production. He will report to exec veep of production Joan Weidman.