Location shooting for crime pic "From Paris With Love" was called off before it began following arson fires in one of Paris' most economically deprived suburbs.
Fantefilm's horror pic "Cold Prey II" drew 101,564 admissions and grossed $1.7 million on Friday, the best opening for a domestic film in Norway since 2003.
An offbeat coming-of-ager set among one of China's biggest minorities, the Miao, "Lala's Gun" makes up in verismo detail what it lacks in narrative drama.
"Last Chance Harvey" has been added to the AFI Fest 2008's Centerpiece Screenings.
Comedy Central has inked a deal with the Weinstein Co. to bring a slate of comedy pics, including the upcoming Seth Rogen starrer "Zack and Miri Make a Porno," to the cabler.
A homemade epic that aims for the tragic poetry of "Time of the Gypsies" but looks more like a high school vid project, the Kurdish-language drama "It's Cold Over There" impresses most by simply…
Alicia Keys and Coldplay lead the nominees for the 2008 American Music Awards. Keys has five nominations and Coldplay has four.
Josh Brolin and Kristin Scott Thomas will receive Hollywood Actor and Actress of the Year honors from the Hollywood Film Festival, while Dustin Hoffman will get the career achievement honor.
With Lionsgate in expansion mode, topper Jon Feltheimer has signed a long-term agreement with the mini-major, extending his tenure as co-chairman and CEO until March 2014.
Respected Brit producer Mark Shivas, who also served as head of drama and head of films at the BBC, has died aged 70 from cancer it was confirmed Oct. 14.