Columbia Pictures has set Peter Berg to direct “Tonight, He Comes,” the long-gestating film that will star Will Smith as a superhero in existential crisis. Pic begins shooting in May for a summer…
Business is booming in the Mayor's Office of Film, Theater and Broadcasting -- $600 million in new production last year, including jobs for 100,000 New Yorkers.
Rachel Bilson is stepping in as the leading lady opposite Hayden Christensen in Regency Enterprises and 20th Century Fox’s sci-fi adventure pic “Jumper,” being directed by Doug Liman. Bilson takes…
Auds at the 25th Vancouver Film Festival voted helmer Greg Hamilton's docu "Mystic Ball," about Myanmar's obscure sport chinlone, as the most popular Canadian feature. Florian Henckel von…
"The Devil Wears Prada" has turned heavenly overseas, dominating the weekend's international weekend moviegoing with $22.7 million at 4,250 playdates.
Allen Daviau, the cinematographer who helped Steven Spielberg make the transition from box office wunderkind to filmmaker of weighty themes with "Empire of the Sun" and "The Color Purple," has been…
Joel Silver's Dark Castle Prods. has raised $240 million from half a dozen investment firms to make 15 films over the next six years, with Warner Bros. aboard to distribute the entire slate.
The inaugural RomeFilmFest kicked off with plenty of star power provided by Sean Connery, Nicole Kidman, Monica Bellucci, Leonardo DiCaprio and Richard Gere, as loads of local film buffs flocked to…
"The Girl Who Leapt Through Time," a toon that has become one of Japan's surprise B.O. winners this year, has scooped the best animated film prize at the recently concluded Sitges film fest in…
Yan Fisher-Romanovsky and Thomas C. Dunn's Los Angeles-based Dream 7 has struck a production partnership with Barcelona-based Zip Films, headed by Jordi Rediu and Norbert Llaras.
"The Marine" will trigger a strong sense of deja vu for anyone who recalls the slapdash, slam-bang action fare that was standard-issue drive-in fodder during the 1970s. John Cena retro star vehicle…