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.
This enjoyable documentary about the "World's First Most Beautiful Transsexual Pageant" introduces colorful and diverse personalities who easily hold attention, even if pic delivers disappointingly…
Warner Bros. TV and Paramount Pictures are betting big bucks on J.J. Abrams. In a move that left many observers scratching their heads, Abrams' longtime home, Touchstone Television, apparently balked…
The eighth edition of the Osian's CineFan Festival of Asian Cinema got under way Saturday in spectacular style. This year's fest, funded with the help of local art entrepreneur Neville Tuli and…
The Academy Players Directory is being taken over by Now Casting and will be known henceforth simply as the Players Directory. Transition ends a partnership between the Academy of Motion Picture Arts…
Warner Bros. Pictures has bought Nick Thune's comedy pitch "Community College" and set it up with 3 Arts Entertainment to produce. Thune also will star.
Forging Teutonic ties, Rome's nascent RomeFilmFest, which runs Oct. 13-21, has set up Oct. 17 as German Day to showcase a crop of Teuton pics to international buyers and the public.
"Eureka" is as conceptually clever as its title, which evokes the dual image of a heavily wooded little town and a bright idea. The idea itself is pretty damn good, even if the execution doesn't…
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" continued its record-setting assault on the box office, scoring the biggest ever 10-day gross as its cume hit $258.2 million. Pic declined 54% in its…