Trustees of the Directors Guild of America's health plan have moved to help DGA members who lost eligibility for health care coverage as a result of the 100-day writers strike.
Iranian foreign minister Manouchehr Mottaki on March 5 demanded that the defamation of religious images or sensibilities be deemed a breach of human rights. "There should be a very clear line…
Indie maverick Bob Shaye never fit comfortably inside the Warner House. No matter how much Shaye played the Hollywood movie mogul, with his lavish parties and vacation cruises, there was still…
The gap between niche films and major releases is growing even more narrow, as several events of the past weeks have proven.
After its strong start in Japan last week, "The Golden Compass" is on course to make box office history as the first film to gross $300 million in foreign while failing to reach $100 million in North…
In a move that spotlights the growing squeeze in the specialty pic arena, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment is slashing its slate from five to six films per year to two to three.
French comedy "Bienvenue chez les Ch'tis" pulled off one of the more impressive upsets at the international box office in recent memory, scoring the biggest opening ever in France and easily taking…
Material Entertainment, the U.K.-based production joint venture between New Line Cinema and Entertainment Film Distributors, is in advanced talks with Justin Chadwick to direct "The Property," a…
Sound editor Paul Huntsman died Feb. 21 in Glendale,Calif., of brain cancer. He was 55.
Actor John Bliss died Feb. 28 in Los Angeles of complications related to an abdominal aneurysm. He was 77.
Roland Emmerich's prehistoric actioner "10,000 BC" looks to dig up big B.O. treasure in its European bow in Germany and Spain this weekend.