"Babel" drew an unusual reaction from the aud at Nagoya's Midland Square Cinema during its Saturday bow in Japan -- five became physically ill and complained to theater staff.
The story of women soldiers' participation in the Chinese Communists' Long March becomes an oral history lesson with a personal touch in affecting docu "Feet Unbound." Made by helmer Ng Khee-jin, pic…
EMI Music has secured U.K. theatrical, DVD and soundtrack distribution rights to Paul Taylor's doc "We Are Together" (Thina simunye).
Bette Midler is currently rehearsing a big extravaganza she'll export to Las Vegas to take over from Celine Dion at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. When I was chatting Bette I couldn't quite…
First Look Studios has tapped Dean Wilson as chief operating officer. He will report to First Look CEO Trevor Short and Avi Lerner, co-chairman of First Look Holdings, which acquired control of First…
When Philip Anschutz's Crusader Entertainment made a deal for the film rights to Clive Cussler's "Sahara," it thought it was taking the first step toward creating an Indiana Jones-style action…
"War/Dance," a visually stunning tale of hope for three Ugandan children, was tapped audience favorite at the 14th annual Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Film Festival that wrapped Sunday.
The magnetic center of the film industry shifted a few degrees north Sunday night, as the preem of "Fog City Mavericks" brought out the Bay Area contingent of Hollywood at the Castro Theater.
A Hong Kong Films' Day reception was held by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade office in San Francisco on Sunday in honor of Hong Kong's 10th anniversary as a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of…
Eloquently attesting to the transformative power of theater, "Autism: The Musical," an upbeat docu about putting on a musical for, with and by autistic children, proves as riveting as it is…