Studios wooed an estimated 20,000 fanboys and geeks at the first-ever New York Comic-Con on Saturday, looking to harness the critical demo to generate early buzz for upcoming pics.
Capping off a turbulent week, Universal Pictures chair Stacey Snider will become chief executive and co-chair of DreamWorks. Move puts Snider at the same level in the corporate hierarchy as…
Continuing its kudos cleanup in Gaul, Jacques Audiard's "The Beat That My Heart Skipped" swept the boards at France's Cesar Awards on Saturday -- but protesting showbiz workers stole the show.
Colleen Atwood was twice feted, first for the period film design of "Memoirs of a Geisha" and then as an honoree of the Lacoste Spotlight in Film Award, at the eighth annual Costume Designers Guild…
"Something Like Happiness" dominated the Czech Lions on Saturday, winning seven awards, including film, director, actor, actress and screenplay. "Happiness" scribe-helmer Bohdan Slama took home the…
The Cinema Audio Society paid tribute to achievements in sound mixing Saturday night at its 42nd annual awards banquet, held at Los Angeles' Biltmore Hotel.
Don Knotts, who won TV immortality and five Emmys for playing bumbling Deputy Barney Fife on "The Andy Griffith Show" with self-deprecating humor, died Friday of pulmonary and respiratory…
Madea's family grew substantially as Lionsgate's second Tyler Perry vehicle opened to an impressive $30.3 million. But while "Madea's Family Reunion" rocked the B.O., frame's other two openers were…
The Bangkok Film Festival closed Saturday with a lavish black tie gala and the top prize going to Deepa Mehta's "Water." Vietnamese pre-war romantic drama "Bride Of Silence" was named best film in…
The BBC professes to have undergone a sea change in its attitude to British cinema. The pubcaster last week cast off its historic ambivalence about the movie biz to unveil a bullish new film…