In New York: On Monday, Peter Gelb kicks off his regime at the Metropolitan Opera with Puccini's "Madama Butterfly" -- and we can gander at an entirely different kind of red carpet excitement. The…
Filmmaker Gus Van Sant will receive a retrospective tribute at Spain's eighth Las Palmas Film Festival, which runs March 16-24. Tribute is part of an ongoing fest focus, Novisimos USA, now in its…
Box office smash "King and the Clown" has been chosen as South Korea's entry into the foreign-language film category of the 79th Academy Awards.
The white man's burden in "A Sunday in Kigali" is his guilt about the 100 days of genocide in Rwanda in 1994. However, vet Quebec writer-helmer Robert Favreau's dull account of the catastrophe…
The Princess Grace Foundation-USA and its chairman, John F. Lehman announced Tuesday that Loyola Marymount U. School of Film and Television graduate student Hung P. Nguyen will receive the Cary Grant…
Jim Carrey has signed with CAA. He parted last week with UTA agent Nick Stevens after 15 years.
Aki Kaurismaki's "Lights in the Dusk" has been selected as Finland's entry and Susanne Bier's "After the Wedding" will rep Denmark in the foreign-language category of the Academy Awards.
Europe's broadband revenue is expected to pick up some of the slack as DVD sales slow, with downloading and viewing movies over the Internet growing to a market worth E690 million ($875 million) by…
French sales company Wide Management has picked up international rights to Rajko Grlic's military service comedy "Karaula" (Border Post), which world preems in official competition at the San…
It was worth the wait. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" finally made its way onto Italian shores this weekend to perk up a beleaguered post-summer B.O.
"The Queen," Stephen Frears' portrait of Elizabeth II in the aftermath of Princess Diana's death, has crept past "Talladega Nights" to the top of the U.K. box office charts for the past five days.