Columbia won an auction late Thursday for screen rights to "Foundation," Isaac Asimov's ground-breaking sci-fi trilogy. The project will be developed as a directing vehicle for Roland Emmerich.
Helmer Patrick Lussier shamelessly exploits state-of-the-art 3-D camera trickery for cheap thrills.
ABC is looking to reclaim its once-hot comedy brand. Having struggled with half hours in recent years, the Alphabet is looking at ways to bring back situation comedies in the vein of past hits like…
TV Land has wrestled away exclusive broadcast rights for the AFI Life Achievement Awards from USA Network.
New works by Claude Chabrol and Manoel de Oliveira as well as a slew of high-profile German productions are among the 13 films so far selected for the Berlinale Special sidebar.
Screen Actors Guild board member Frances Fisher has disavowed a suggested boycott of eight actors who are up for SAG awards.
Admissions for French films abroad last year jumped 17% to a record 78 million, according to statistics unveiled Friday.
B-Side Entertainment, a 4-year-old tech company with a sizable profile in the film festival world, has landed $4.25 million in new financing and plans to enter the feature distribution biz.
Spanish helmer Julio Medem will again explore sexual desire in his first English-language pic, "Room in Rome," a loose adaptation of Matias Bize's fest fave, "In the Bed."
The biggest structural changes in British TV in a generation are in the cards, as a leaked U.K. government report proposes merging its publicly owned Channel 4 web into a new, bigger broadcaster that…
Maudlin sentiment, miserablist humor and scatological sight gags are affectionately but awkwardly molded together in a glum tale of friendship between two very unlikely pen pals.