Verizon Communications is stepping up to compete more aggressively for a share of the growing VOD biz, locking down film deals with all of the major studios and using a two-day window as an incentive…
"Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy," directed by Sweden's Tomas Alfredson, will open the 38th Ghent Film Festival, which runs Oct. 11-22.
Celluloid Nightmares has sold out foreign rights to Gareth Evans' Indonesian actioner ''The Raid'' at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
Isla Fisher, currently in Australia filming Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby," is in negotiations to join the cast of Summit Entertainment's magician heist pic "Now You See Me."
Sony Pictures Entertainment has upped Gelena Weissman to VP head of business affairs administration and Rey Cuerdo to VP of business affairs administration,
Will a 3D toon re-release or an epidemic-themed holdover win the weekend?
Lionsgate has named investor Mark Rachesky , who owns 37 percent of the mini-major -- as co-chairman of the board.
"True Blood" star Stephen Moyer is sticking with the genre that made him famous, having signed on to topline Darren Lynn Bousman's "The Barrens," which concerns the legend of the Jersey Devil.
A potent comedy of genetic chaos, "Starbuck" is pointedly contemporary and occasionally cloying, but guaranteed to draw attention for its premise and central character -- a sperm donor who has ended…
In "Neil Young Journeys," there's more to the picture than meets the eye -- namely the sound, whose unique digital presentation (at twice the normal sampling rate) brings the titular folk rocker's…
MPAA chairman Chris Dodd has tapped a former senatorial aide and a Democratic communications strategist as part of his new leadership team at the studios' lobbying org.