Bono, members of New Order and Depeche Mode will be among guests — and some of them might perform — at the opening night bash of the Cannes Film Festival sidebar Directors Fortnight on May 17, after…
Warner Bros. Pictures is looking to bring the story of Daniel Tammet -- a high-functioning and brilliant autistic savant able to coherently describe what goes on in his head -- to the bigscreen.
An unlikely cultural project is brought entertainingly to life in "Stars," an engaging, often hilarious portrait of a Buenos Aires slum that offers its inhabitants as actors to the movie industry…
Lensing has begun on the first film in 22 years to be made under a China-Canada film co-production treaty. The $10 million co-production is under way in China's Hengdian Studios.
Baldwin Entertainment Group has signed directors to four features -- Chuck Russell on action-adventure "Mandrake," based on the Hearst comic; Deepa Mehta on eco-drama "Luna"; Joel Schumacher on…
Universal Pictures has acquired "Too Far From Home," a Chris Jones book about three astronauts who were stranded on the Intl. Space Station for 100 days in 2003.
Chinese pirates have already riled up Sony a week ahead of the "Spider-Man 3" launch -- even though they haven't sold actual pirated copies of the tentpole.
A miraculously evenhanded treatment of a snarlingly divisive debate, "Your Mommy Kills Animals" tries to bring the animal-rights issue to heel, and there aren't enough muzzles to go around. There are…
Attorney Ray Kurtzman, who was one of the original group of employees at CAA, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Monday in Beverly Hills.
Disney has signed Robin Williams and Kelly Preston to star alongside John Travolta in buddy comedy "Old Dogs," directed by Walt Becker. "Dogs," set to start lensing in July, will also feature Ella…
Rainn Wilson will star in the comedy "Girlfriend Experience" for DreamWorks, with Montecito partners Ivan Reitman and Tom Pollock to produce.