Every week, without fail, another billion dollars or so in equity funding descends upon the movie industry, and another new entity announces its willingness to spend it.
These days, Shrek isn't the only thing in Hollywood that's green. In a business where star power is often measured by the scale of one's mansion, charter jet or on-set Airstream, many of the most…
It's no longer a secret who wrote the most gripping work in the mystery genre last year. On Thursday night, the Mystery Writers of America announced the winners of the 61st Annual Edgar Allan Poe…
Asian cinema will be a strong presence at the Cannes Film Festival, underlying the region's importance as a producer of auteur-driven cinema. However, an entirely different sort of Asian cinema is on…
It wouldn't seem on its surface like a pic with international appeal, but Buena Vista's "Wild Hogs" -- an ensemble laffer about middle-aged dudes who take to the road on Harleys -- revved some…
The San Francisco International Film Festival launched its 50th anniversary edition Thursday night in apt style. The oldest extant such event in the Western Hemisphere opened with a movie at the…
Working Title proved long ago it's possible to make hits for the international market, with the U.S. as an afterthought. But the success of its British comedies "Mr. Bean's Holiday" and "Hot Fuzz"…
Toronto auds sure love their docs, as evidenced by the 14th edition of the Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Festival, North America's largest doc fest and market.
Cannes will host an opening day forum, "Cinema: Toward the Audiences of Tomorrow," the fest announced Friday.
The Weinstein Co. has announced that Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez's double feature "Grindhouse" will be released as two separate movies in the U.K.