Salon Films, one of the oldest names in the Asian movie business, is planning to set itself up as an international sales label. Company's first title is the Donnie Yen-starrer "Painted Skin" which…
Fox Searchlight has snapped up theatrical rights in North America to the docu "Young @ Heart," about a Massachusetts seniors chorus that covers tunes ranging from Jimi Hendrix to Coldplay.
Looks like Oliver Stone won't get his chance to profile Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad after all. Ahmadinejad has rejected Stone's offer to make a documentary about him, calling the helmer…
At the halfway point of the year, foreign box office for Hollywood's six majors has hit $4.65 billion -- up 13% over the same period last year and 24% from the first six months of 2005.
Participant Prods. is planning a feature-length documentary about Saturday's Live Earth global warming concerts, with Brian Hill directing. Hill's Century Films and Katie Bailiff will produce.
The Sundance Film Festival has announced its call for entries for feature-length dramatic and documentary films, as well as shorts, for its 2008 edition, running Jan. 17-27 in Park City, Utah. Early…
Can DreamWorks and Paramount transform a toy-based vehicle into a B.O. titan? They face a daunting challenge as "Transformers" bows today on 4,011 screens, before a holiday when the public may be…
Dr. Bronner, he of the popular organic soap with the messianic label, is something of a household word. But few could anticipate the strange saga the good doctor and his brood, encompassing the…
The music is sublime, but the words keep getting in the way. Documaker Phil Grabsky takes a respectfully genteel if not downright worshipful approach to his subject throughout "In Search of Mozart,"…
A young dreamer plans to transform a chunk of Eastern European wilderness into a Caribbean-themed destination resort, but doesn't anticipate the nationalist squabbles sparked by the plan, in broadly…