Celluloid Dreams has acquired world rights to two docs, award-winning German director Thomas Riedelsheimer's English-language "Touch the Sound" and "The Take," a Canuck doc about Argentine activists…
Multihyphenate Marco Muller, 51, became Venice's artistic director in March, ending a long political spat over who should hold the event's top post. He has headed the Locarno, Rotterdam and Pesaro…
Spike TV is getting into the documentary game. Testosterone-oriented cable web has agreed to fund "Viva Baseball," a 90-minute film about the history of Latino players in Major League Baseball.
Italy's Veneto region has always attracted poets and novelists and, since the advent of movies, directors adapting those famous writers have set their pics in the country's northeast corner. The…
Hollywood has learned to stop worrying and start loving Europe's film festivals. After hijacking this year's Cannes for one long press junket, the studios are turning the heat of their newfound…
The Academy's new technology to stop screener piracy is headed to Blighty.
In June, Sony gave Spidey the summer's biggest premiere on the Santa Monica pier; by August, killer snakes were receiving more specialized treatment from the Screen Gems crowd.
Rachel Bendavid has been upped to senior VP of series development for Spelling Television.
True Entertainment is taking a risk that the mother/daughter team of New York partygoers Lisa and Brittny Gastineau will emerge as stars of the next buzzworthy reality TV series.
Femme stars are getting their rocks off just as easily as male counterparts on the celeb-friendly club and charity circuit.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line