"They think I'm a god?" Sean Connery asks Michael Caine about halfway through "The Man Who Would Be King." Yep, that's what the Kafiristan natives think in the 1975 movie, and that's pretty much what…
Europe is prepping for a 3D flood, with finding enough screens for Hollywood blockbusters as well as alternative content on exhibitors' minds as Cinema Expo gets under way in Amsterdam today.
The process of converting 2D films to 3D has hit some serious speed bumps on the road to acceptance, but it will remain a key component of filmdom's march into 3D.
Hit Italo laffers, Paolo Virzi's "The First Beautiful Thing" and Ferzan Ozpetek's "Loose Cannons," split top honors at the 65th edition of Italy's Silver Ribbon prizes on Saturday.
Michael Shannon has landed a pair of bigscreen roles in Lionsgate's "Machine Gun Preacher" and Columbia Pictures' "Premium Rush."
DreamWorks Animation topper Jeffrey Katzenberg will headline the third annual 3D Entertainment Summit Sept. 15-16 at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City.
Winchester Capital Management ("Men Who Stare at Goats") has greenlit "Taravella," a romantic comedy with a supernatural twist, in association with Jacob Kotzky.
Producers of indie teen comedy "Smash," starring Lindsey Shaw ("Ten Things I Hate About You"), have announced plans to self-distribute the film domestically Feb. 4.
Warner Bros. has bought "Ready Player One," snapping up feature rights to the debut sci-fi novel by screenwriter Ernie Cline ("Fanboys") for high six figures.
Outmuscled by the deep-pocketed film industry lobby, two weary proponents of motion picture box office futures trading hope Congress will gallantly ride to their rescue this week when it considers…