Helmer Bruno Barreto's "Last Stop 174" is Brazil's entry in the foreign-language Oscar race.
Is Amazon's Kindle the new iPod? The end of book publishing as we know it? Or one too many in a pile-up of trendy gadgets and gizmos?
Germany's foreign-language Oscar entry "The Baader Meinhof Complex" will receive its Stateside preem Sept. 26 at the Aero Theater in Santa Monica as part of the German Currents: Focus Film Bavaria…
Bill Hader and Anna Faris have signed on to voice the lead characters of Sony Pictures Animation's "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs."
New Regency has tapped former Weinstein Co. exec Eric Roth as executive VP of business affairs.
The 21st Tokyo Film Festival unveiled its lineup Thursday, including four world preems in the competition section: Ivy Ho's helming debut "Claustrophobia," Feng Xiaoning's disaster pic "Super…
Dissidents have won control of SAG's national board in a surprise result that heightens the chances of an end to the guild's contract stalemate with the majors.
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Pacific Southwest chapter, has inducted six new members into its prestigious gold and silver circles.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Charles Dickens was referring to 1775 in that famous opening line, but it might also be applied to 1985. The arrival of "Les Miserables" that year…
After last weekend's box office boom — led by the Coen brothers' "Burn After Reading" — this weekend could prove a lull as several new modest players make their play before action-thriller "Eagle…
Most Augusts, Madrid is a ghost capital, as any self-respecting Madrileno has left for the beach. This year, however, its leafy streets welcomed a desultory flow of traffic. Debt-laden from cheap…