With little else for U.S. buyers to phone home about, the Chinese movie "Breaking the Silence," starring Gong Li, has kicked up a flurry of interest here at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, with bids…
Either 1999 saw a flood of good work, or else a lot of deserving candidates were simply unable to generate Oscar heat. The 72nd annual Academy Awards are almost as notable for the no-shows as for…
Paramount Pictures chief Sherry Lansing has won the Milestone Award from the Producers Guild of America for her contributions to the motion picture industry.
"American Beauty" producers Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks and screenwriter Alan Ball, assembled for a pre-dawn breakfast at Jinks' home in the Hollywood Hills. "A year ago today, we were trying to…
Christina Ricci has agreed to star in and co-produce "Prozac Nation," an adaptation of the Elizabeth Wurtzel nonfiction book which will be directed by Norwegian helmer Erik Skjoldbjaerg ("Insomnia")…
Each Oscar season, B.O. numbers point to a chicken-or-the-egg conundrum: Does a movie gross well because it's Oscar-nommed, or does it become Oscar-nommed because of its high gross?
Some interesting tidbits about the Academy's 72nd class of Oscar nominees.
Disney/Pixar's "Toy Story 2" saw a breathtaking $27.5 million in Europe and Asia over the weekend, including an all-time opening three-day record in the U.K., with $12.8 million on 495 screens.
It may be the lion king at the box office, but at the Oscars, the Walt Disney Co. has historically been more like a mouse ... until now.
Spike Lee has inked to helm docudrama "Kings of Comedy" for Paramount-based MTV Films. Based on the popular African-American comedy tour of the same name created by Walter Latham, pic will feature…
It's both a dream come true and a potential nightmare for Sony Pictures Classics. The indie shingle is the only U.S.-based company nommed for best foreign pic, and this year it's garnered the most…
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