The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and mtvU have partnered up for the 1st Oscar Correspondent Contest which will give college journalists the opportunity to cover the 81st Academy Awards.
Chen Kaige's "Forever Enthralled" is an occasionally engaging but largely workmanlike biopic of in travesto Peking Opera performer Mei Lanfang.
The glitz and glamour were back, but some auds did not return to NBC's telecast of the Golden Globes.
The Rome Film Festival has tapped Italian producer Roberto Cicutto to head its budding movie mart and upped film journo Piera Detassis to artistic director.
New works by Norwegian helmer Erik Skjoldbjaerg and Danish filmmaker Bille August are among 36 projects at the Berlin Film Fest's co-production market, which runs Feb. 8-10.
French actor, director and producer Claude Berri, an institution in French cinema for more than half a century, died of a stroke Monday in Paris. He was 74. President Nicolas Sarkozy hailed him as…
Editors of the films "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," "The Dark Knight," "Milk," "Slumdog Millionaire" and "Frost/Nixon" were honored with noms for top drama at the 59th annual Ace Eddie Awards.
The latest pic from 100-year-old Portuguese helmer Manoel de Oliveira, "Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl," is on course to world preem at the Berlin Film Festival.
French production and sales company Wide Management has closed a large number of foreign deals, proving that the international sales biz is still alive and kicking.
Kevin James is making a return to CBS' hit Monday-night laffer lineup. Sort of.
Bob Pisano, prexy and chief operating officer of the MPAA, thought he was attending the Media and Entertainment Counsel of the Year Awards on Friday to give the keynote address, but he wound up…