Swedish helmer Tomas Alfredson and author John Ajvide Lindqvist are teaming for their second project, following their Tribeca win for feature with Ajvide Lindqvist's offbeat vampire story "Let the…
Buon giorno or good morning from Rome: The sets which have been built for "Ben-Hur" are absolutely beyond belief -- and description.
Tsutaya, operator of Japan's largest video and CD rental chain, will offer download-to-rent movies and television content on Tsutaya TV, a section of the Activila Internet site, on Friday.
Jorge Camara has been re-elected president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. for the 2008-09 term.
Ben Kingsley will play the villain in Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer's bigscreen adapatation of the Ubisoft vidgame "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time."
Paolo Virzi's telemarketing satire "Her Whole Life Ahead of Her" took the top nod at Italy's Nastri D'Argento (Silver Ribbons), the country's oldest film awards.
Odeon, the U.K.'s biggest exhib chain, has teamed with Formula One Management to bring Brit auds live uninterrupted motor racing grands prix from across the world.
Spanish sales agent Notro Intl. has taken international rights on European co-production "El Greco," a biopic of the 16th-century painter Domenikos Theotokopoulos, better know as El Greco.
Italo film critic Gian Luigi Rondi, a former Venice topper long known to have a conservative bent, has been tapped to replace Goffredo Bettini as president of the Rome Film Festival.
John Moore is attached to direct a remake of the 1978 conspiracy thriller "Capricorn One" for New Regency.