A memorial tribute to cinematographer and independent filmmaker Gary Graver will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the American Cinematheque’s Egyptian Theater in Hollywood. Graver died Nov. 16 at 68…
The best thing about "Mein Fuhrer" is that, after more than 50 years, the German film industry has finally mustered up the courage to make a comedy about Hitler. The worst thing about "Mein Fuhrer"…
In London's year of record tuner openings, Tony winner "Monty Python's Spamalot" topped the nominees list for the 2007 Laurence Olivier Awards with seven mentions, including best musical.
"Dr. Plonk," the latest pic from "Ten Canoes" director Rolf de Heer, will preem as the closer at the Adelaide Film Festival.
The Motion Picture Assn. believes multimedia site Xunlei Networking Technologies, one of Google's partners in China, is distributing pirated movies. Org has urged the Netco to pressure its new…
Twentieth Century Fox Intl. has promoted Eduardo Echeverria to exec VP of Latin America. Fox Intl. co-presidents Paul Hanneman and Tomas Jegeus made the announcement Wednesday, and Hanneman noted Fox…
"Smokin' Aces" blows some cool smoke rings until it makes the very un-cool mistake of overstaying its welcome. Style and attitude, pegged to a baroque plot concerning an FBI plan to snare a key mob…
The Writers Guild of America East has tapped Joan Didion to receive its Evelyn F. Burkey Award. The kudo, aimed at recognition of contributions that have brought honor and dignity to writers, will be…
Stephen Colbert and Blake Edwards will be honored at the 13th annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival, running Feb. 28-March 4 in Aspen, Colo.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped lensers of "CSI: Miami," "CSI," "House," "Smallville" and "Day Break" as finalists for its episodic TV award in noms announced Wednesday.
A crime that shocked a nation becomes the touchstone for a social campaigner's test of his Christian beliefs in "Longford," another powerful exercise in dramatized "reimagining" by "The Queen" scribe…