Expanding its network of U.S. partners, Munich-based entertainment house Kinowelt has acquired rights to four titles produced by Beacon Pictures.
Jason Kay and his London-based funk band Jamiroquai treated a near-full Greek to a 105-minute retro dance party Wednesday that was heavy on familiar-sounding, Stevie Wonder-approved melodies and…
Alan J. Pakula's 1971 thriller "Klute" will be the first honoree of the WinStar Classic Tribute, which will bow this fall at the Gotham Awards, which are held during the IFP's Independent Feature…
Matthew McConaughey has broken ranks with Creative Artists Agency and will head to Artists Management Group, where he will be represented by his longtime pal and former producing partner in j.k…
In a gutsy move that seems to fly in the face of conventional wisdom, Newmarket Capital Group and exec Barry Brooker are forming a new homevid distribution company, Mercury Home Entertainment.
Warner Bros. is close to inking a co-production agreement with Televisa's film arm.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has acquired the lion's share of global distribution rights for director Ang Lee's next feature, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," a Chinese-language martial arts film.
Lewis Colick, writer of "October Sky," the true story of a miner's son who becomes a rocket scientist, won the Humanitas Prize for a feature film that "enriches and enlightens" the audience.
Legendary playwright-director Bertolt Brecht founded the East Germany-based Berliner Ensemble in 1949, dedicated exclusively to the production of his works and the promotion of his "theater of…
New Line Cinema has signed manager-producers Chris Bender and J.C. Spink to a two-year, first-look production deal.