Director Mike Leigh says his latest picture, the offbeat dramedy "Happy-Go-Lucky," as an "anti-miserablist film." "We really have a great deal to sit around and be gloomy about," said Leigh. "It is…
The Wachowskis' "Speed Racer" will be available on demand on J:Com, Japan's biggest cabler, on Nov. 19, the same day as its DVD release in the country.
Endeavor has signed helmer David Cronenberg. Cronenberg is in negotiations to direct MGM's "The Matarese Circle," starring Denzel Washington, and his recent credits include "Eastern Promises." He was…
Even after the New York Film Festival closes, the Film Society of Lincoln Center refuses to take a break: "Truth or Dare: The Films of Andrzej Wajda" will be the society's next undertaking, starting…
"The Namesake" helmer Mira Nair and O. Henry Prize-winning writer Suketu Mehta will discuss the Gotham/Mumbai divide during "NY/Bombay: An Evening With Mira Nair and Suketu Mehta" at the Times Arts…
The IFC Center's fall slate will feature 10 U.S. theatrical preems, including Madonna's directorial debut, "Filth and Wisdom," bowing Oct. 17.
Bigfoot Entertainment, an Asian entertainment group with offices in Hong Kong and studios in the Philippines, will enter the U.S. theatrical market when it self-distributes "Midnight Movie" next week.
Another four movies open wide on Friday — Warner Bros.' Leonardo DiCaprio-Russell Crowe CIA actioner "Body of Lies," directed by Ridley Scott; Universal sports biopic "The Express"; Sony/Screen Gems'…
Lana Turner's longtime yen to land Efrem Zimbalist Jr. as her leading man is close to reality with the Mirischmen negotiating with J.L.Warner for his loanout on "By Love Possessed."
A dispute over ownership of the Hong Kong Asian Film Festival, which starts today, has caused a schism between the two groups that organize it and sparked a break-away event.
Canuck animated shorts will be feted in Washington on Oct. 27, when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences delivers "A Salute to the National Film Board of Canada."