New Line domestic distribution prexy David Tuckerman will be honored with the humanitarian award of the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens.
Rob Springer, formerly exec director of sales administration at Paramount, has been appointed VP of international theatrical at box office tracker Rentrak Theatrical.
In a quick response to stockholder outrage, Disney's board of directors late Wednesday announced its decision to split Mouse's board chairman and CEO positions, boosting presiding director George…
The box office "Passion" continues -- with little lost in translation, apparently. Newmarket's "The Passion of the Christ" has surpassed "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" as the top-grossing subtitled…
Loews Cineplex's execs and investors have been interviewing reps of various investment banks with an eye toward exploiting current Wall Street interest in exhibition.
Newmarket's "The Passion of the Christ" so outperformed initial estimates for its first weekend that the controversial religious-themed pic has now grabbed the record for a five-day opening at $125.2…
Gwyneth Paltrow, star of Paramount's upcoming "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow," will be honored at ShoWest 2004 with a special award for a "distinguished decade of achievement in film."
An auction for Cinemark appears to be heating up, but most of the interest for the Dallas-based movie circuit seems to involve financial investors rather than another of the nation's other big exhibs.
Best pic winner "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" had already hauled in so much loot -- a cool $338 million domestically by the time it garnered its 11 noms -- that it never was…
When "Finding Nemo" -- the highest-grossing toon ever -- copped the Academy Award for animated feature, it repped some welcome good news for Disney. But it also underscored the blow to the Mouse…
The first week of "The Passion of the Christ" could only be described as heavenly. Newmarket's Mel Gibson-helmed religious phenom rung up an estimated $117.5 million since its Wednesday bow.