In accepting the Akira Kurosawa lifetime achievement nod at the Tokyo Film Festival, helmer Nikita Sergeyevich Mikhalkov recalled his elation when an idea he had suggested to Kurosawa popped up in…
Warner Bros. has acquired rights to turn the Japanese action thriller anime "Ninja Scroll" into a live action feature. Alex Tse has been set to write the script.
"Tulpan," Sergey Dvortsevoy's drama of a young shepherd's attempts to woo and win a bride on the Kazakh steppes, took the Tokyo Sakura Grand Prix, the highest prize awarded at the 21st Tokyo Film…
Political upheaval rocked the Rome Film Festival over the weekend, with Italian policemen in riot gear and protesters facing off on the red carpet just as Teutonic terrorism-themed pics "The Baader…
"High School Musical 3: Senior Year" and "Saw V" divided and conquered the movie biz over the weekend, opening with $42 million and $30.5 million, respectively.• Review: Saw V • Review: High School…
Disney's "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" was the most popular movie Friday, nabbing $16.9 million, but Lionsgate's horror sequel "Saw V" cut an impressive $14 million in a close second.
A decent lefty politico undergoing a midlife crisis rises in the polls when he starts echoing the folksy, right-wing sentiments of his prospective in-laws in political satire "Vox Populi."
Federal mediator Juan Carlos Gonzalez has taken the first step in his attempt to re-start the stalled contract negotiations between the Screen Actors Guild and the congloms.
The Hollywood Awards salutes the Screen Actors Guild. The honor caps a year of celebration for the 75-year-old thesp org. Last fall, the Hollywood Historic Trust honored SAG with a star on Hollywood…
Dustin Lance Black was only days into his research for "Milk" when he heard the story about gay activist Cleve Jones' first meeting with San Francisco's newly elected city supervisor Harvey Milk…
Lately, the visual effects that have grabbed the most attention -- and awards -- have usually been groundbreaking digital ones. But in "Iron Man," it's the interplay of CGI and practical effects that…