Remarkably eerie yet annoyingly larded with cheap horror-film shock effects, "I Am Legend" stands as an effective but also irksome adaptation of Richard Matheson's classic 1954 sci-fi novel.
When "Red Cliff" filmmakers look over the edge, they can finally see the finish line. After a production schedule blasted by thesp-scheduling issues and appalling weather, the biggest Chinese movie…
At first glance, the Academy's taste in food and cinema may seem unrelated, but consider the facts: Ever since the Oscar for best foreign-language film was officially launched in 1956, more than a…
Widening its reach still further, Oscar's overseas category will consider a record-setting 63 submissions from around the world. The selection committee will narrow the pool to five nominees.
With some films, even the studios are reluctant to use the word "premiere," because in many cases they are contractually bound to bring in the film's talent. They've found a way around that by…
"Beowulf" B.O. tallies are getting a significant boost from 3-D engagements -- good news for distrib Paramount, but other studios are also happy for the pic's success.
Hiring George Lucas' shops have required tentpole-sized budgets, forcing most productions to go elsewhere. So it's been surprising to see lower-budgeted pics like "Lions for Lambs" and "There Will Be…
DreamWorks-Paramount's "The Heartbreak Kid" may have broken the hearts of studio execs with its disappointing domestic gross, but the Ben Stiller laffer continues to do solid business overseas.
When "Michael Clayton" opens the Dubai Film Fest Dec. 9, George Clooney will offer some red-carpet glamour -- and some sobering non-glitzy talk.
Top Uruguayan production shingle Control Z Films has pre-sold Adrian Biniez's "Gigante" to Germany's ZDF/Arte.
New Line's fantasy epic "The Golden Compass" looks to strike gold at the European box office this weekend with openings in major territories U.K., Germany, France, Spain and Russia.