U.K. "super-indie" Shine, owned and run by Elisabeth Murdoch, is close to acquiring U.S. shingle Reveille. Shine is believed to be paying some $200 million for Reveille in a unique move by a British…
It appears Paramount's "Indiana Jones & the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" will be making its exclusive pay TV debut on Showtime after all.
Producers of the recent "Halloween" redo have picked up the horror thriller spec "Hurt" from scribes Anthony Grieco and Jeff Drongowski for tyro helmer Adam Finberg to direct.
Gaia Online, a Web-based community for teens, is pacting with Sony Pictures and Warner Bros. to stream movies and TV shows inside of virtual theaters online.
Writer-director Tamara Jenkins' dramedy "The Savages" acted more than civilized in its limited box office debut, nabbing Fox Searchlight the best per-screen average of the weekend at $38,280.
The Korean Film Council will hold a two-day "Japan Business Campus" in Tokyo to promote contacts between the Korean and Japanese film industries.
Warners is disposing of the inconvenient with its conspicuously underpublicized Nov. 30 regional release of "Mama's Boy." Haphazardly conceived and clumsily executed, this aggressively quirky yet…
For anyone who follows New York theater, one of the pleasures of the past two seasons has been witnessing the extraordinary mid-career blossoming of Martha Plimpton.
"Beowulf" remained king of the foreign box office, winning for the third straight weekend with $19.4 million at 6,700 playdates in 60 markets.
Gonzalo Arijon's "Stranded" picked up the top award at the Amsterdam Intl. Documentary Film Festival (IDFA) on Saturday. The feature-length docu recounts how the survivors of a 1972 plane crash…
The first edition of the Turin Film Festival under Nanni Moretti's direction wrapped Sunday with the main prize of €25,000 ($36,680) going to Cannes-preemed Irish meller "Garage" in a ceremony…