A fearsome plunge into the world of child soldiers in present-day West Africa, "Johnny Mad Dog" initially repulses with its brutalizing depictions of civil-war carnage.
Ask production folks around Hollywood which studio is the most well-oiled machine, and you hear a unanimous answer: Fox.
Sony Pictures Classics has gone on a late-fest buying spree, snapping up North American rights to two Cannes titles, competition pic "Lorna's Silence" and Un Certain Regard's "O'Horten."
A fully sustained immersion in the academics, attitudes and frequent altercations of a group of junior high school students.
Ay, carumba! Cannes loves auteurs and risk-takers, but the big lesson from this year's fest is clear: It's not the place to do test screenings.
CANNES -- Gallic major MK2 has closed distribution deals on major territories for Jia Zhangke's "24 City," playing off its Competition screening at the Cannes Film Festival.
With the world obsessing over the return of Indiana Jones, "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" has quietly demonstrated its viability as a worldwide franchise, launching impressively in a…
A filmmaker doesn't recover easily from a critical drubbing at the Cannes Film Festival. Neither does the sales team trying to land a North American buyer.
AFTRA and the majors have decided to try negotiating over the weekend after completing 13 days of negotiations on the union's primetime contract.
Steven Spielberg's "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" posted a domestic gross of nearly $25 million from 4,260 theaters as it opened Thursday in a strong, but not record-breaking…