Mizrahi, Moshe: Israeli Filmmaker and Oscar Winner (Madame Rosa, with Simone Signoret) Dies at 86

Israeli filmmaker Moshe Mizrahi, who co-wrote and directed three Oscar-nominated foreign-language films in the 1970s, including the winning Madame Rosa, starring Simone Signoret, has died. He was 86.

Silent Life: Biopic of Valentino, with Vladislav Kozlov as Silent Star and Sherilyn Fenn as Alla Nazimova

Sherilyn Fenn (“Twin Peaks”) will play film star Alla Nazimova in Silent Life, a biopic about Rudolph Valentino.

How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions: Ben Affleck Directs, Matt Damon Stars

Fox is developing How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions as a movie, with Ben Affleck directing and Matt Damon starring.

Stan and Ollie: Biopic of Lauren and Hardy Closing Night of 2018 London Film Fest

Laurel and Hardy biopic Stan & Ollie will be the closing night gala of the 2018 London Film Fest.

Asura: Fantasy Film, Most Expensive Flop in Chinese History

The fantasy film Asura has become the most expensive flop in Chinese history.