The media biz is gearing up to fight a proposed amendment to the Film and Publications Act that would allow the government to censor news broadcasts and printed publications.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped a quartet of features -- the Weinstein Co.'s "Bobby," Fox's "X-Men: The Last Stand" and Disney's "Cars" and "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" -- for…
DreamWorks' Zach Braff starrer "The Last Kiss," directed by Tony Goldwyn and written by Paul Haggis, is among the 50 films scheduled for the 22nd annual Boston Film Festival, which runs Sept. 8-15.
Hungarian helmer Istvan Szabo will head the competition jury at the Pusan Film Festival, which runs Oct. 12-20.
The New York Film Festival has tapped two Spanish-language pics to play primo slots during its Sept. 29-Oct. 15 run at Lincoln Center.
Indie distrib Balcony Releasing has come aboard to roll out the docu "Wrestling With Angels," about playwright Tony Kushner. Balcony has pegged an Oct. 4 rollout for the pic written, directed and…
Tom Pollock and Ivan Reitman are in the money. Their Montecito Picture Co. has raised $200 million to co-finance 10 films -- mostly comedies -- over the next five years.
"Trust the Man" provides a loving take on bourgeois Manhattan contentment that's usually only found in episodes of "Will & Grace". Fox Searchlight will have to put in overtime to counter what will…
Gallic sci-fi novelist Bernard Werber's feature directorial debut, "Our Earthmen Friends," will open the Montreal World Film Festival as a world preem on Aug. 24, fest prexy Serge Losique said Monday.
South Korean major CJ Entertainment is shooting its first U.S. production, the noirish drama "West 32nd," starring John Cho ("Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle").