News Corp.'s Star TV is launching Star Chinese Movies 2, a net dedicated to Chinese-language pics from the 1970s through1990s.
German-Turkish helmer Fatih Akin and Tunisian helmer Abdellatif Kechiche will receive this year's Charlemagne award for promoting European cultural co-operation and integration.
A forbidding and morbid piece of psycho-sadomasochism, "Downloading Nancy" is chilly enough to cause global cooling all by itself.
Peter Schlessel has been upped to president of worldwide affairs at Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Scientist, novelist, activist, inventor, filmmaker, architect, prophet, healer and madman Harold L. ("Doc") Humes was, by all accounts, an exhilarating, infuriating and terrifyingly brilliant man.