On a normal shoot, the director can yell "cut" and repeat each scene until it's absolutely perfect. With "Borat," the movie depended on Sacha Baron Cohen staying in character at all times. "The…
"The Last King of Scotland" cost just $9 million, but Macdonald could have had a bigger budget from other financiers if he hadn't been so keen to make the movie with Fox Searchlight.
"Finding Neverland" helmer Forster was looking for a comedy and leapt at Zach Helm's "Stranger Than Fiction."
"The Devil Wears Prada" burst into the summer like a fall couture show: fresh, hot and original. And who better to lead the tale of a neophyte fighting through the deadly serious and catty world of…
The Tribeca Film Festival and ESPN are pacting to launch a festival-within-a-festival centering on sports. The Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival will group all the sports pics that would normally be…
The 50th annual San Francisco Film Festival will honor director George Lucas with a one-time-only award named after fest founder Irving "Bud" Levin.
An international animation festival has been set to launch June 25-30 in Portland, Ore., with sole sponsorship from Cartoon Newtork.
Fidel Castro's lingering illness may cast a slight pall over Havana's 28th Festival of New Latin American Cinema. Fidel Castro's lingering illness may cast a slight pall over Havana's 28th Festival…
It's not the glut of animated pics but the glut of animated pics about wise-cracking animals that caused the downturn in average box office for toons this year, Jeffrey Katzenberg said at the UBS…
Walt Disney chief financial officer Tom Staggs was upbeat on prospects for the Mouse's studio and theme parks, which are seeing a burst of fresh cash to develop Pixar attractions.