Writer-director Troy Duffy, momentarily famous for his low-budget actioner "The Boondock Saints" -- and a deal that was supposed to include the purchase of the bar where he poured drinks -- is ready…
Film industries around the world are getting a boost from an influx of pic funding.
20th Century Fox is embarking on another adventure to turn one of its hit TV shows into a bigscreen franchise, hiring writers to adapt "24" into a feature. But the TV-to-film trail is difficult to…
When the trailer for the Al Gore environmental treatise "An Inconvenient Truth" began flashing across screens, auds likely thought they were watching promos for the latest Roland Emmerich disaster…
Michael Moore's "Sicko," the gadfly helmer's healthcare expose, is apparently alive, well, and almost ready for release.
How's this for ambition: Two exiled Iraqi filmmakers decide to go back to the war-torn country after a 30-year absence and set up a school for aspiring Iraqi helmers.
Cineworld, the U.K.'s second-largest cinema chain with 820 screens, has decided not to float on the London Stock Exchange due to adverse market conditions.
Scouts in the toon biz have known for years that the shores of the turquoise-hued Lake Annecy are one of the best places to unearth new animation talent.
August's Locarno Intl. Film Festival will have a distinct Asian flavor, new fest director Frederic Maire said Friday. Already confirmed for the international competition is "Bliss" and Iranian…
A clutch of Israeli pics are set to tackle the country's controversial invasion and two-decade occupation of Lebanon. "Lebanon" follows 24 hours in the life of four Israeli soldiers at the outset of…
Brit helming duo Keith Fulton and Louis Pepe's punk pic "Brothers of the Head" will open the 21st Cinema Jove Intl. Film Festival on Saturday.