"Based on a true story" is the inescapable concept behind "Eduart," an earnest crime drama where redemption is dangled like a carrot on a stick. Pic cleaned up the awards for Greek films at the…
A faulty car alarm brings neighbors together while emphasizing their isolation in "False Alarm," an accomplished feature by helmer Katerina Evangelakou that fits snugly into the subgenre of dramas…
The male ego has rarely been so blatantly stroked as in Nikos Panayotopoulos' "Dying in Athens," an upbeat musical meditation on a serial philanderer's confessions. Despite genuinely lovely moments…
Prague's Barrandov Studios execs were looking visibly relieved at the opening of their new $9 million soundstage Monday, just in time for "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" to move in for six…
The New York Film Critics Circle on Monday named "United 93" the best picture of 2006, edging out Miramax's "The Queen" after a series of close ballots. Martin Scorsese took director honors for his…
Sam Raimi is prepping to produce a new adaptation of "The Shadow" at Columbia. The deal comes after a lengthy negotiation with the studio to nab the rights to the Walter B. Gibson superhero.
Producer and personal manager Jack Bean, who guided the career of his wife Mitzi Gaynor to stardom in motion pictures, television musical specials and Las Vegas, died of pneumonia Dec. 4 at the…
Eastern European Acquisition Pool has inked distribution deals with Bulgarian TV channel TV7 and Hungary's TV2.
Joshua A. Berger has been promoted to president and managing director of Warner Bros. Entertainment in the U.K. and Ireland.
In the first distribution deal for U.S. helmer Abel Ferrara's "Go Go Tales," Spain's Filmax has acquired Spanish rights to the screwball comedy starring Willem Dafoe, Bob Hoskins, Matthew Modine, and…
Joakim Natterqvist will take on the title role in Sweden's biggest movie project ever, the $28.7 million production "Arn."