Half lean, mean racing saga and half in-depth character study.
Jerry Herman, Phyllis Newman, publicist Shirley Herz and the Signature Theater in Arlington, Va., will receive the annual Tony honors in noncompetitive categories.
Screen Media Films has acquired U.S distribution rights to "Death in Love," starring Josh Lucas, Lukas Haas, Adrien Brody and Jacqueline Bisset.
The Cannes Film Festival has tapped jury presidents for Un Certain Regard and Camera d'Or, and added an additional member to the competition jury.
It's "Twilight" versus "Slumdog Millionaire" at this year's MTV Movie Awards.
Ben Stiller has been set by Participant Media to direct "Help Me Spread Goodness," a drama with comic overtones.
It can be tough for independent films to break out and get exposure, but "Rock Prophecies," a docu about rock 'n' roll photographer Robert M. Knight, is getting a lot of help from Samsung Mobile.
Hollywood's brokers of promotional partnerships for movies and TV shows now have their own social network.
"Crude," a standout Sundance doc about a legal battle between oil giant Chevron and rainforest dwellers in Ecuador, has been acquired by First Run Features.
"Fela!" scored big at Off Broadway's 24th annual Lucille Lortel Awards Sunday night, with the tuner walking away with three trophies including the new musical prize.
An awkward and messy interplay between a lonely young daughter and her single mom.