Twentieth Century Fox has acquired rights to the character "Emily the Strange" and will make a feature film that mixes live-action with animation. Pic will be done through 20th Century Fox Animation…
Former DreamWorks exec Jeanne Allgood has joined McG's Sony-based production shingle, Wonderland Sound & Vision, where she will assume executive duties on pics including "Hot Wheels," which McG is…
The Dept. of Film and Media of the Museum of Modern Art will present a retrospective of films by writer-director Gregory La Cava July 22-Aug. 15.
Jazz at Lincoln Center unveiled its new 35mm film and Christie high-definition digital projector systems, installed in the Rose Theater, inside Frederick P. Rose Hall, at Gotham's Time Warner Center.
A record 32 pics have won Nielsen EDI Gold Reels for topping $100 million at the international box office, including the first for a documentary -- Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" -- released by…
Moritz von Kruedener, former Sony Pictures Television Intl. sales director for Germany, has joined Jan Mojto's Beta Film, where he will oversee sales in German-speaking territories.
Six weeks after "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" launched worldwide, the saga previewed impressively in Japan with a record-setting $4.59 million at 736 on Tuesday.
The acting process is joyously celebrated in "Casting About," a captivating documentary shot entirely in audition rooms during the search for three thesps for a feature film.
Veteran Aussie documaker David Bradbury blows hot and cold in "Blowin' in the Wind." Initially a potent cry against the use of depleted uranium in modern warfare, film spins off into speculation on…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will salute helmer Don Siegel at 8 p.m. July 20 at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.
Showing a stylistic bravura and confidence rare among upcoming Spanish helmers, Ramon Salazar's campy "20 Centimeters" is a self-regarding but vastly entertaining sophomore effort that fuses a wide…