Mary Jimenez's search for the "art of dying" becomes a yawningly naive, disquisition in "Snow Lion Position."
Universal's Denzel Washington-Russell Crowe starrer "American Gangster" whacked the weekend box office, easily turning in the highest-opening for an R-rated crime drama in history.
Exhib United Cinemas will produce "Ame no tsubasa" (The Wings of Rain), a teen romance based on last year's winning entry to its pic plot competition, the company announced Thursday.
PorchLight Entertainment, a 10-year-old Los Angeles-based producer-distrib, has just inked to handle the international theatrical, broadcast and DVD distribution rights of the movie "Rain," starring…
eDef Media Labs will launch its HD3 High Definition Transformation Process at the iHollywood Digital Conference on Nov. 6.
South Africa's Sting Entertainment has picked up rights for ITN Distribution's coming-of-age drama "Lime Salted Love" and comedy "Grindin.' "
Michael Madsen has joined the cast of Rogue Arts' "Chamaco," which will shoot Nov. 19 to Dec.22 in Mexico. The pic will be distributed in the U.S. and Canada through Radio London Films. Rogue Arts…
Fast-reviving Japanese studio Nikkatsu has added "Negative Happy Chainsaw Edge" to its AFM lineup.
French sales house Wide Management has put together a string of sales across its AFM slate. Its karate-horror actioner "Unfailing" was sold to Bru Bro for the Benelux territories, New Star…
Stephen Frears' "The Queen" leads the nominations for this year's European Film Awards -- Europe's equivalent of the Oscars -- with six mentions, including pic, director, actress (Helen Mirren) and…