Plucky, likable and determined to succeed, much like its heroine, "Kit Kittredge: An American Girl" is a throwback to the kinds of movies they don't make anymore.
Snow White, Dorothy Gale, the HAL 9000 computer, Charles Chaplin's Little Tramp and Marlon Brando's Godfather share top billing among the American Film Institute's best genre movies.
The 30th edition of the Moscow International Film Festival opens Thursday with the presentation of a lifetime achievement award to Japanese master filmmaker and actor Takeshi Kitano.
U.K. entertainment and media combos need to form strategic business alliances to optimize growth in the next five years, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers' annual Global Entertainment and Media…
Comedian George Carlin has been selected by the Kennedy Center to receive this year's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
Universal Pictures Intl. has tapped Karel de Vries as managing director of its Dutch operations. De Vries will replace Max Van Praag, UPI's Netherlands general manager, who is ankling the company…
As news spread Wednesday of DreamWorks' planned $500 million-$600 million deal with India's Reliance ADA Group, Hollywood had big questions about the deal: What will DreamWorks look like, and what…
An intelligent script is the key selling point of "Crossing Dates," a relay drama that offers multiple viewpoints but has difficulty demonstrating why they're pieced together.
Non-profit org Cinereach will give its 2008 Cinereach Award to cinematographer Ellen Kuras and Thavisouk Phrasavath for their pic "The Betrayal (Nerakhoon)."
Fox Searchlight has scooped up Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber's spec "No Relation" for Walt Becker to produce.
John Davis has teamed with Bruce Nash to develop sports-themed theatrical films. The projects will be hatched through Nash's Fox Sports Net series "Amazing Sports Stories."