Pic works best as a showcase for its veteran cast, particularly Elisabeth Shue in a playful perf as a small-town femme fatale faking terminal illness.
Former Fox News entertainment writer Roger Friedman is suing his old bosses for more than $5 million after he was fired for reviewing a leaked copy of Fox's "X-Men Origins: Wolverine."
Paramount's "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" won the July 4th weekend race at the domestic B.O. over 20th Century Fox's 3-D toon "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs."
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Kris Thykier has ankled his position as co-topper of Matthew Vaughn's Marv Films to launch his own production shingle, PeaPie Films.
Abu Dhabi production shingle Imagenation, which launched in September with a $1 billion cash reserve, has upped chief financial officer Stefan Brunner to chief operating officer.
The 66th Venice Film Festival will fete Italian comedy maestro Mario Monicelli with a screening of "La Grande guerra" (The Great War), his acclaimed tragicomic pacifist pic, which took the 1959…
Eastern European filmmakers are being offered a bigger prize purse at Europe's leading festival devoted to movies from the region, Cottbus Film Festival.
Portmanteau feature "Tales from the Golden Age," written by Palme d'Or winner Cristian Mungiu, will open the 15th edition of the Sarajevo Film Festival next month, organizers said Monday.
Argentina's Rizoma Films, producer of "It's Not You, It's Me" and Berlin grand jury prize winner "Gigante," is producing "Leones," the first pic at a new low-budget label.
Hollywood upped its share of the Italian movie market by more than 7% in the first half of this year to a hefty 65% of grosses, worth a whopping $292 million.
"Full Monty" producer Uberto Pasolini took top honors at the Brussels Film Festival Sunday for his directing debut "Machan."