The first two comedy hits Shawn Levy helmed -- "Cheaper by the Dozen" and "The Pink Panther" -- grossed more than $150 million apiece, spawning sequels Levy was happy to let someone else direct. Not…
Tyler Perry's "Madea Goes to Jail" grossed more than $90 million in 2009 -- a major feat for any film -- but the moviemaker's big triumph this year has been on the smallscreen, where Perry exceeded…
Mandate Pictures has bought an untitled comedy from screenwriter Annie Mumolo, with Dana Fox and Lorene Scafaria set as producers.
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Just for Laughs honors "The Hangover" helmer Todd Phillips with the Comedy Director of the Year Award, and Etan Cohen with the Comedy Writer of the Year Award.
Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn were a presence -- in an ethereal way -- at Thursday's ArcLight preem for "The Ugly Truth."
Adam Yauch, principal of indie distrib Oscilloscope Laboratories and a member of the Beastie Boys, has been diagnosed with what he described as a "very treatable" form of cancer.
A three-year, $1.5 million grant dubbed the Cinereach Project at Sundance Institute will provide funding to projects from the Sundance Institute with themes that evoke global cultural exchange and…
Louisiana is keeping the good times rolling with a 5% hike in its transferable production credit to 30%.
Saudi Arabia's burgeoning film industry has been dealt a blow with the last-minute cancellation of the fourth Jeddah Film Festival.
Russian aficionados of Quentin Tarantino will get a chance to see the director's cut of his World War II revenge epic "Inglourious Basterds" in August, following a decision by Universal Pictures…
Drastic funding cuts to the arts planned by the Silvio Berlusconi government prompted Italy's film community on Monday to stage a protest in front of parliament with some industryites threatening a…