The Back Lot: This is Shmooze Season in Hollywood -- that frenzied time when back-to-back cocktail parties and dinners are hurriedly mobilized and when all sorts of people, from stars to studio…
Have the Venice and Rome film fests put rancor to rest? Italo culture czar Francesco Rutelli recently sat down with head honchos from the two high-profile events, which unspool too close for comfort…
BSkyB, Europe's leading paybox, has again hit the acquisition trail, this time buying online sports and betting combo 365 Media Group for £96 million ($182 million).
"The Queen" has tacitly received the royal seal of approval from Queen Elizabeth II herself, with members of the film's creative team receiving an invitation to lunch at Buckingham Palace early next…
Canuck TV networks were celebrating Friday following a ground-breaking court decision that will save them more than C$100 million ($86 million) a year.
There were several surprises as the Motion Picture Academy Friday announced the seven films in consideration for the Visual Effects award at February's Oscars. Pics, which will present their work at…
Martha Tilton, the big band singer perhaps best-known for "And the Angels Sing" with Benny Goodman and the World War II ballad "I'll Walk Alone," died Dec. 8 in Los Angeles. She was 91.
Hometown favorites "United 93" and "The Queen" are vying with "The Departed," "Little Miss Sunshine" and "Volver" for the film of the year award from the London Film Critics Circle.
The Berlin Film Festival is honoring Arthur Penn in its annual homage and will present the American helmer with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming event.
Equity firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Permira said Friday they will submit a voluntary public takeover offer to minority shareholders of ProSiebenSat 1, after winning a e3 billion ($4 billion) bid…