The Hollywood Post Alliance has selected Elizabeth Daley, dean of the USC School of Cinematic Arts, as the recipient of the inaugural Charles S. Swartz Award.
Things are looking a little brighter than usual for the Montreal World Film Festival, as it opens its 32nd edition Thursday night with the world preem of Gallic helmer Christophe Barratier's…
CBS Films has tapped Warner Independent Pictures exec Steven Friedlander for its top distribution post.
Mexico's national art film funder Foprocine will back "Cefalopodo," one of the latest films picked up by upstart Mexican distrib Canana.
A '90s-set, seriocomic tale of a small-time entrepreneur hoping to parlay his black-market smarts into a legitimate business operation.
Richard Pena, the program director of the Film Society of New York's Lincoln Center, will receive the Korean Cinema Award at the 13th Pusan Film Festival for his work in introducing Korean films to…
Whatever marquee allure Ice Cube established in the family-entertainment market with "Are We There Yet?" and "Are We Done Yet?" will be sorely tested by "The Longshots," an inspirational sports drama…
Looking less like he's trying to save the planet than like he's fighting off a really bad hangover, Vin Diesel punches, shoots but ultimately dozes his way through the sloppy sci-fi actioner "Babylon…
New 35mm restorations of "The Godfather" and "The Godfather: Part II" overseen by Francis Ford Coppola will unspool in a three-week run at Gotham's Film Forum starting Sept. 12.
Sylvester Stallone will be honored at the upcoming Zurich Film Festival with the inaugural Golden Icon Award for lifetime achievement.
Composers Dario Marianelli ("Atonement"), Thomas Newman ("Wall-E") and Alberto Iglesias ("The Kite Runner") have nabbed two noms each for the World Soundtrack Award.