The opening of "Superman Returns" was no match for a local beach laffer starring three bathers with superpowers in Argentina last weekend.
"Akeelah and the Bee" writer-helmer Doug Atchison will direct his next two pics for the Weinstein Co. under a freshly inked three-picture, first-look pact with the indie label. Landing at TWC…
Helmer Ang Lee has tapped Tony Leung and film newcomer Tang Wei to topline his follow-up to "Brokeback Mountain," the espionage thriller "Lust, Caution." Set in WWII-era Shanghai, pic is being made…
Bowing Wednesday, "Superman Returns" flew in Spain, but not as high as exhibitors hoped.
Russia failed to gain entry to the World Trade Organization at the G8 summit in St. Petersburg on Sunday. Although the deal breaker was a dispute over U.S. meat imports, the U.S. remains concerned…
Flush with positive reviews of the visual effects on "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" -- and basking in the reflected glory of its grosses -- Industrial Light & Magic is gearing up for a…
New Line has found its "Hairspray" villain, setting Michelle Pfeiffer to play Velma von Tussel, the former Miss Baltimore Crabs beauty queen-turned-bitter Baltimore TV station owner.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped a panel of 15 judges to decide on nominations for this year's Hollywood World Awards.
After Woody Allen had made one too many "serious" films, his devoted fans longed for him to go back to being funny again. Things now have come full circle, for after "Scoop," they're going to wish…
It's definitely the pirates' world, as "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" easily topped "Superman Returns" at the foreign box office with $58 million at 3,336 playdates in 24 markets.