The international bow of Andrew Lau and Alan Mak's Hong Kong cop crimer "Confession of Pain" -- picked up for a Hollywood remake starring Leonardo DiCaprio -- is among 60 titles set to unspool at…
A treasure trove of Cannes Film Festival archive footage has gone online with the launch of a Web site created by the festival and France's INA national television archive.
Film biz pundits were doing post-mortems (or autopsies) Monday on the pokey $11.6 million weekend performance of "Grindhouse." The general consensus: The movie scored big points for its daring, but…
A teen heartthrob has to be seen by as many teens as possible. That's why DreamWorks and Paramount quickly appealed an R rating given to thriller "Disturbia," starring Shia LaBeouf, a darling not…
The fact that an average comedy like "The King of Queens" is reaching the 200-episodes milestone serves as a testament both to the importance of solid characters in sustaining a sitcom and the dearth…
The TV Academy's blue ribbon panel in charge of picking comedy and drama thesp nominees has been given a reprieve: It can now make those picks at home.
No Trace Camping has acquired Joshua Friedlander's coming-of-age comedy "Pictures of You." No Trace Camping partners Jesse Shapira and Dave Gross will produce. Production is slated to begin in the…
Universal is going to "Fiasco Heights," snapping up a thriller spec penned by tyro writer Kyle Ward and setting it up with Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes banner. No director's attached.
Leonardo DiCaprio is in early talks to star in Warner Bros.' adaptation of the new David Ignatius novel, "Body of Lies." Ridley Scott will direct the project, which reunites DiCaprio with…
Wim Wenders will produce "Open Road," a father-son dramedy directed by Michael Meredith, son of former football star Don Meredith.
The war actioner won another foreign battle as "300" edged Brit comedy "Mr. Bean's Holiday" to win the Easter weekend frame at the international box office. Bloody battle pic took in $32 million at…
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