Comicbook heroes saved the European box office this weekend as "Hellboy 2: The Golden Army" and "The Dark Knight" opened top in the U.K. and Germany, respectively.
Laurent Cantet's Palme d'Or winner "The Class," Joel and Ethan Coen's Venice opener "Burn After Reading" plus Mike Leigh's "Happy-Go-Lucky" figure in a litany of fest standouts or prize-winners…
Cyma Zarghami, prexy of the Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group, will deliver the keynote address at kids TV mart Mipcom Junior, which runs Oct. 11-12 in Cannes.
"Haber," a drama about Nobel Prize-winning German chemist Fritz Haber, took home the L.A. Shorts Film Festival's Best of the Fest award on Friday.
Online movie download service Jaman.com has added another major studio's titles to its catalog, pacting with Lionsgate to offer select pics on demand.
An intriguing premise sparks "The Other Half," Swiss helmer Roland Colla's otherwise murky actioner.
When a celebrated violinist dies suddenly, his grieving widow discovers some secrets he never shared, in smoothly directed dramatic ensembler "Estrellita" from Slovenian writer-director Metod Pevec.
The nicely modulated tone that begins "The Land of Legends," full of black humor and understatement, takes an unfortunate turn toward hysteria halfway through helmer-scripter Rahim Zabihi's debut…
The death of a Palestinian boy becomes a conduit of life for three children in Israel in Leon Geller and Marcus Vetter's remarkably balanced docu "The Heart of Jenin."
Samoan folklore and body-eating skin decor make fuzzy plot partners in "The Tattooist," an otherwise professionally mounted widescreen outing by Kiwi helmer Peter Burger, making his feature debut.
A Malaysian spoof noir-cum-horror pic, "When the Full Moon Rises" is far too local in its humor and references to travel beyond Asiaphile ancillary and fantasy events, even requiring some knowledge…