Films of 2009 took advantage of locales to complement stories and augment personnages. Here is a list of possible contenders:
Michael Caine has been confirmed as the recipient of the Variety Award at this year's British Independent Film Awards, which takes place Dec. 6 in London.
Erik Engstrom has taken the reins of Reed Elsevier as CEO following the resignation of Ian Smith.
The sale of NBC Universal took a step closer Monday as General Electric, which holds an 80% stake in NBC U, and Comcast agreed the price tag, according to wire reports.
Intandem Films has replaced Seven Arts Intl. as the sales agent and servicer on a slate of 13 completed pics.
London got into the festive spirit early thanks to Tuesday's world preem of "Disney's A Christmas Carol."
More than a decade has passed since "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" splashed down in the international market.
StudioCanal chief exec Olivier Courson has altered the DNA of the Gallic mini-major since he took the reins 2½ years ago. It has been transformed from a subsid of pay TV channel Canal Plus, mostly…
France is set to launch its new tax rebates for international production by the end of the year.
Mike Medavoy and FremantleMedia Enterprises are collaborating on a multiplatform franchise with the working title "Dinosaurs Resurrected."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%