Spain's top indie distributor-exhibitor, Antonio Llorens' Lauren Films, is in advanced talks with two other local cinema circuits to create the biggest exhibition loop ever in the country.
Infamous German helmer Leni Riefenstahl is in a German hospital after a helicopter crash in Sudan left her with two broken ribs.
Cameron Diaz has been tapped a presenter at this month's Oscar kudocast.
Ignite Entertainment has purchased corporate thriller spec script "The Inside Man" from Sheldon Turner in a deal that could be worth mid-six figures.
"The Next Best Thing" to a good movie is a well-intentioned one, and at the end of the day, that less-than-compelling consolation prize is about the best thing one can hand this resoundingly adequate…
Exhibs hitting the Las Vegas strip for ShoWest this weekend should head straight for the roulette wheel. It's an apt symbol of the dizzying change and high stakes now facing the movie theater biz.
A gentle WWII-era drama set in a small North Carolina town, Showtime's "Run the Wild Fields" is the type of memory pic that used to pop up on PBS' now-defunct "American Playhouse" years ago. Rich in…
Oscar-nominated Angelina Jolie is in final negotiations to star for director Simon West in "Tomb Raider," the live-action Paramount film based on the wildly popular videogame.
The first 10 years were easy -- but the birthday was very, very hard. Cinequest, the San Jose Film Festival, opened its 10th-annum sked last Thursday with Sundance-preemed Kevin Spacey starrer "The…
It's not everyday that a poem is optioned for the bigscreen, but veteran producer and director William Finnegan's Finnegan-Pinchuk Productions has just paid a sizable five-against-six figure price…
From 11-year-old Haley Joel Osment to 79-year-old Richard Farnsworth, and from first-time nominee Hilary Swank to 12-time Oscar contender Meryl Streep, this year's crop of actors as as varied a field…