New Line gave its ambitious pic "The Golden Compass" the grand Cannes treatment, the kind usually reserved for films in Competition here. This one has barely finished shooting.
Orange's new film company has announced its first movie co-production project, sinking e2 million ($2.7 million) into French YouTube sensation "Les Lascars," for a 50% stake alongside Millimages.
After his arthouse hit "Climates," which screened in competition last year and nabbed the Fipresci prize, Turkish helmer Nuri Bilge Ceylan is prepping his next film, "Daydreams."
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John Turturro, Nathan Lane and Elle Fanning are set to star in a $65 million fantasy musical inspired by Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker," to be directed by Russian helmer Andrei Konchalovsky.
Taipei and LA-based Double Edge Entertainment has boarded videogame adaptation "King of Fighters" which is to be directed by Hong Kong action helmer Gordon Chan.
Kinowelt brothers Rainer and Michael Koelmel celebrated the extension of their repertoire library of Teuton classics.
Journos in Cannes feasted on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Monday as the couple came into town for her film, "A Mighty Heart."
Helen Mirren signed her Nicolosi portrait and another picture as part of Stars for a Cause fundraiser Sunday.
Steven Soderbergh's "Ocean's Thirteen" will open the ninth annual CineVegas Film Festival, while John Dahl's alcoholic hit man comedy "You Kill Me" will close it.
Myriad Pictures honcho Kirk D'Amico, 'The Third Mother' helmer Dario Argento and producer Carlo Dusi enjoyed the Myriad cocktail party Sunday.
"St. Trinian's" thesps Lily Cole and Colin Firth chatted at a party for the Ealing Studios' comedy on Sunday.