Priming its slate for Cannes, Kevin Williams Associates has taken international sales rights on "El crimen de una novia" (The Crime of a Bride) and "Ellos robaron la picha de Hitler" (They Stole…
The Istanbul Film Festival axed Hulya Ucansu, its director of 24 years, without explanation just hours before its 25th anniversary event shuttered Friday. Fest umbrella org, the Istanbul Foundation…
The Fugees' Pras Michel has gone from "Ghetto Supastar" to Skid Row nobody. A docu titled "First Night" has Pras living as a homeless man for nine days, on $1 a day, on the rough fringes of downtown…
Mission: Go global. Paramount will host the world premiere of "Mission: Impossible III" April 24 in Rome, a week and a half before the Tom Cruise starrer makes its U.S. debut at the Tribeca Film…
Looks like Elton John's "Gnomeo and Juliet" is not dead after all. Kate Winslet is attached to topline the long-gestating CG-animated feature for Miramax Films and John's Rocket Pictures.
Disney is moving Mel Gibson's "Apocalypto" from late summer into the heart of the holiday season, Dec. 8. Move may be due to production delays, but the pushback gives it a somewhat thinner playing…
Oded Fehr will reprise his role in the third installment of the "Resident Evil" franchise, starring alongside Milla Jovovich. Germany's Constantin Film and Impact Pictures are producing.
The third weekend of "Ice Age: The Meltdown" stayed hot enough to freeze out rivals, and the toon again dominated internationally with $54 million at 7,298 playdates in 57 markets during Easter…
David Groenewold's GFP Medienfonds, left in limbo by the German government's crackdown on tax shelter film funds, has taken over a TV and film production company.
"The Lord of the Rings" producer Barrie Osborne reportedly is in talks to make a movie about the eventful life of Korean helmer Shin Sang-ok, who died last week.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America named Greg Frazier, former chief of staff to MPAA chair Dan Glickman, as senior VP for international trade policy.