When production chiefs from selected studios trooped to Icon Prods. headquarters after an invite to read the film Mel Gibson planned for summer 2006, they were surprised at the very first page of the…
Indie animation studio Laika Entertainment, which last week changed its name from Vinton Studios, has greenlit its second feature. "Jack and Ben's Animated Adventure" is being written and helmed by…
Electronic Arts has made one videogame deal to rule them all. Vidgame publisher has signed a pact with New Line Cinema extending its rights to make games based on "The Lord of the Rings" franchise…
Though "B" movie directors don't tend to get Oscar attention, the Motion Picture Academy honored legendary "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" helmer Don Siegel July 20 at the Academy theater.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center rolled out the red carpet Thursday for thesp Maggie Cheung.
Ischia Film & Television Festival wrapped its third annual edition July 15.
Ioan Gruffudd returned to home turf July 18 for the U.K. preem of "Fantastic Four," but all eyes were locked on co-star Jessica Alba, dressed in a slinky '50s-style satin dress.
Blighty's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" fans experienced a sugar-rush of excitement July 17 as Leicester Square was transformed into a confectionary theme park.
New Line Cinema has hired British novelist Mark Burnell to adapt his thriller "The Rhythm Section" for the bigscreen. New Line exec veep Mark Ordesky, shepherding the project with senior veep of…
Indulging his other artistic passion, cinematographer Jack Cardiff showcased an array of paintings July 19 at BAFTA.