A journalist-cum-detective is literally on the scent of his long lost mother in old-fashioned period suspenser that revels in slight-of-hand, concealed identities and pure deductive reasoning…
The European Film Academy will honor Sean Connery with a lifetime achievement kudo at its awards in Berlin Dec. 3.
Making his feature directorial debut, Chad Lowe is set to helm the William Hurt-starrer "Beautiful Ohio," the first film to be made under the Accomplice Films banner he runs with Hilary Swank.
In a blow to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, California's pending runaway production legislation has been delayed until next year at the earliest.
Indie distrib Strand Releasing was finalizing a deal Wednesday to snap up domestic rights to Gallic helmer Francois Ozon's "Time to Leave" ("Les temps qui reste") in advance of the pic's screening at…
MTV Films has acquired film rights to action-horror vidgame "The Suffering" from Sumner Redstone-owned Midway Games.
Todd Garner's new production shingle Broken Road has set up the comedy pitch "Henchman vs. Sidekick," by writing team Kathy Gori and Alan Berger, at Revolution.
The Toronto Film Fest kicks off today, but some major wheeling-and-dealing has already begun. Martin Scorsese's fest entry "No Direction Home: Bob Dylan," which clocks in at almost four hours, will…
There were audible gasps when, on the closing night of last year's Toronto Film Festival, co-director Piers Handling made the announcement. The projected cost for Toronto Intl. Film Festival Group's…
Indie shingle Odd Lot Entertainment has launched a genre arm, Dark Lot Entertainment, and announced its first project, a three-picture anthology dubbed "The Horror Chronicles." New company will make…
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