The year is half over -- so, in theory, the annual kudos season has seen 50% of its entrants. Of course, this is never the case, but if the first six months are any indication, the actress race is…
Warner Independent has hooked a director for "Queen of the South," its adaptation of a femme Scarface tale set in Spain, and is now looking for its stars. "Secuestro Express" helmer Jonathan…
Indie helmer Tom DiCillo presents his buddy pic "Delirious," starring Steve Buscemi, at a gala ceremony today as the Karlovy Vary Film Festival kicks off in this quaint west Bohemian spa town.
Mattel has inked a licensing deal with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to become the official toymaker for DC Comics. Toy company has been working with WBCP for the past seven years on one-off…
A dark descent down the rabbit hole of a perturbed, fragile and intensely neurotic mind, "Frownland" is the indie equivalent of a stiff drink. The buzz will shake some auds to giddy wonder and…
Disney animator Art Stevens, who co-produced and co-directed "The Fox and the Hound," and co-directed "The Rescuers" died of a heart attack May 22 in Studio City, Calif.
The Weinstein Co. has established a strategic relationship with the government of a South Korean province and animation management firm the Gotham Group for the production and distribution of toon…
Cinema Expo went out with a bang as Tom Cruise made his first trip here for UA's presentation to Euro exhibs while Universal took the limelight Thursday morning.
Media Rights Capital has set Cameron Diaz to star in "The Box," a horror film to be directed by "Donnie Darko" helmer Richard Kelly. Kelly wrote the script based on Richard Matheson short story…
Disney is learning the meaning of the "L-Word" in China. L as in localization. Company today unveils its first Chinese-made feature, "The Magic Gourd," as part of a bid to get closer to consumers in…
Paul Atkinson, CEO of digital media company Casero, has become chair of the board of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival Group, it was announced Thursday. Former chair Allen Karp will remain on the board.