Just for Laughs honors "The Hangover" helmer Todd Phillips with the Comedy Director of the Year Award, and Etan Cohen with the Comedy Writer of the Year Award.
Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn were a presence -- in an ethereal way -- at Thursday's ArcLight preem for "The Ugly Truth."
Adam Yauch, principal of indie distrib Oscilloscope Laboratories and a member of the Beastie Boys, has been diagnosed with what he described as a "very treatable" form of cancer.
A three-year, $1.5 million grant dubbed the Cinereach Project at Sundance Institute will provide funding to projects from the Sundance Institute with themes that evoke global cultural exchange and…
Louisiana is keeping the good times rolling with a 5% hike in its transferable production credit to 30%.
Saudi Arabia's burgeoning film industry has been dealt a blow with the last-minute cancellation of the fourth Jeddah Film Festival.
Russian aficionados of Quentin Tarantino will get a chance to see the director's cut of his World War II revenge epic "Inglourious Basterds" in August, following a decision by Universal Pictures…
Drastic funding cuts to the arts planned by the Silvio Berlusconi government prompted Italy's film community on Monday to stage a protest in front of parliament with some industryites threatening a…
Gritty Brit helmer Ken Loach has pulled his pic "Looking for Eric" from the Melbourne Intl. Film Fest, where it was due to screen twice, saying he could not support an event that has accepted funding…
Koji Yakusho ("Memoirs of a Geisha," "Shall We Dance?") has joined the cast of Takashi Miike's "Thirteen Assassins," a remake of a 1963 hit samurai actioner helmed by Eiichi Kudo.
Peruvian actress Magaly Solier, who broke through toplining Berlin Golden Bear winner "La Teta asustada," will co-star in "Amador," the next film by Fernando Leon ("Princesses," "Mondays in the Sun").